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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

Baseball

  • 3/30: L Miami (FL) 7 - ND 3
  • 3/31: L Miami (FL) 6 - ND 2
  • 4/1: L Michigan State 11 - ND 3
  • 4/2: W ND 7 - Colgate 1
  • 4/3: L Michigan State 12 - ND 11
  • 4/4: L Colgate 4 - ND 3
  • 4/10: L Bowling Green 9 - ND 2
  • 4/11: L Bowling Green 5 - ND 0
  • 4/14: L Michigan 3 - ND 2
  • 4/15: L Detroit 7 - ND 5
  • 4/17: L Western Michigan 5 - ND 4
  • 4/18: W ND 1 - Western Michigan 0
  • 4/21: W ND 5 - Valparaiso 1
  • 4/24: W ND 7 - Toledo 4
  • 4/24: W ND 7 - Toledo 4
  • 4/25: W ND 5 - Toledo 4
  • 4/29: W ND 10 - Michigan 4
  • 5/2: L Ohio University 5 - ND 2
  • 5/2: W ND 9 - Michigan State 8
  • 5/6: W ND 13 - Hillsdale 0
  • 5/7: W ND 7 - Detroit 4
  • 5/10: W ND 4 - Xavier 2
  • 5/10: W ND 6 - Xavier 5
  • 5/12: L Michigan State 4 - ND 1
  • 5/16: W ND 5 - Wayne State 2
  • 5/16: W ND 6 - Wayne State 2
  • 5/18: W ND 6 - Northwestern 5
  • 5/19: W ND 4 - Valparaiso 0
  • 6/3: L Southern Illinois 10 - ND 2
  • 6/4: W ND 6 - Minnesota 2
  • 6/5: L Southern Illinois 1 - ND 0

Football

  • 1/1: L #1 Texas 21 - #9 ND 17
  • 9/19: W #6 ND 35 - Northwestern 14
  • 9/26: W #6 ND 48 - Purdue 0
  • 10/3: W #4 ND 29 - Michigan State 0
  • 10/10: W #3 ND 51 - Army 10
  • 10/17: W #3 ND 24 - #18 Missouri 7
  • 10/31: W #3 ND 56 - Navy 7
  • 11/7: W #2 ND 46 - Pittsburgh 14
  • 11/14: W #1 ND 10 - Georgia Tech 7
  • 11/21: W #2 ND 3 - #7 Louisiana State 0
  • 11/28: L Southern Cal 38 - #4 ND 28

Hockey

  • 1/2: W ND 4 - Hamilton 2
  • 1/3: W ND 5 - Penn 2
  • 1/9: L Ohio University 4 - ND 3
  • 1/10: W ND 7 - Ohio University 4
  • 1/13: W ND 15 - Lake Forest 2
  • 1/16: W ND 6 - Ohio State 3
  • 1/17: W ND 7 - Ohio State 1
  • 1/30: W ND 11 - Air Force 5
  • 1/31: L Colorado College 5 - ND 4
  • 2/2: W ND 5 - Colorado College 4
  • 2/3: L Air Force 5 - ND 4
  • 2/6: W ND 10 - St. Mary's 1
  • 2/7: W ND 8 - St. Mary's 5
  • 2/13: W ND 10 - Lake Forest 1
  • 2/18: T ND 4 - Bowling Green 4 (OT)
  • 2/27: W ND 6 - Colorado College 4
  • 2/28: W ND 5 - Colorado College 4
  • 3/6: W ND 4 - Air Force 3
  • 3/7: W ND 6 - Air Force 3
  • 11/20: L Michigan Tech 5 - ND 2
  • 11/21: L Michigan Tech 5 - ND 4 (OT)
  • 12/11: L Michigan State 10 - ND 5
  • 12/12: W ND 4 - Michigan State 3
  • 12/19: W ND 6 - Wisconsin 5
  • 12/20: T ND 3 - Wisconsin 3 (OT)
  • 12/28: W ND 4 - Northeastern 1
  • 12/29: L Boston University 7 - ND 3
  • 12/30: W ND 5 - Boston College 3

Men's Basketball

  • 1/3: L #2 UCLA 108 - #13 ND 77
  • 1/7: W ND 91 - Fordham 76
  • 1/10: W ND 94 - Villanova 92 (OT)
  • 1/14: W ND 96 - DePaul 73
  • 1/17: W ND 82 - Duquesne 66
  • 1/20: L Michigan State 85 - #20 ND 82
  • 1/31: W ND 86 - #10 Illinois 83
  • 2/4: W ND 135 - St. Peter's 88
  • 2/7: W ND 96 - #9 Marquette 95 (2OT)
  • 2/10: W #16 ND 90 - St. John's 76
  • 2/14: W #16 ND 95 - Detroit 93 (OT)
  • 2/16: W #16 ND 115 - Tulane 80
  • 2/19: W #14 ND 77 - NYU 65
  • 2/21: W #14 ND 114 - West Virginia 78
  • 2/23: W #14 ND 121 - Butler 114
  • 2/28: L Dayton 79 - #13 ND 65
  • 3/7: W #15 ND 112 - #17 Ohio 82
  • 3/12: L #1 Kentucky 109 - #9 ND 99
  • 3/14: L #7 Iowa 121 - #9 ND 106
  • 12/1: W ND 94 - Michigan 81
  • 12/5: L South Carolina 85 - ND 82
  • 12/10: W #6 ND 94 - Northwestern 88
  • 12/12: W #6 ND 68 - St. Louis 67
  • 12/15: L #13 Indiana 106 - #7 ND 103
  • 12/29: W #15 ND 99 - #8 Kentucky 92
  • 12/31: W #15 ND 85 - Santa Clara 83 (OT)
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