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February41970
Most points scored in a game
Notre Dame would score more points than they ever had (and haven't since) by defeating St. Peter's and winning by 47 points.
Keywords: basketball, st peters, record, john dee, austin carr, digger phelps
February231970
The night that Sid Catlett missed the bus
Despite there being 11 members of the basketball team, only 7 would be on the bus heading down to Butler.
Keywords: basketball, butler, john pleick, mike oconnell, doug gemmell, sid catlett, jay ziznewski, jim hinga, tom sinnott, collis jones, austin carr, jackie meehan, john gallagher
March71970
Austin Carr owns Ohio
Austin Carr set the NCAA record for points in a NCAA Tournament game.
Keywords: basketball, austin carr, ohio, ncaa tournament, record
March141970
Many Records Set in the Loss
Notre Dame finished with a 21-8 record, but set 7 NCAA records in the loss.
Keywords: basketball, iowa, austin carr, mideast regional third place game, ncaa tournament
October311970
Late Game Heroics
Trailing 20-0 to start the fourth quarter, the Irish would find a way to pull out a victory.
Keywords: freshman football, tennessee, mark dunn, cliff brown, dave casper, gary dininick, tom ross, dennis lozzi
November71970
A Long Touchdown Pass to the Tight End
#2 Notre Dame would not have a problem against Pittsburgh and would air it out to the tight end.
Keywords: football, pittsburgh, joe theismann, mike creaney
November281970
Theismann sets passing record in loss
"Theismann for Heisman" rung in the air as Joe Theismann set Notre Dame passing records.
Keywords: football, southern cal, joe theismann, record, lsum ohio state, nebraska, texas, cotton bowl
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