First round action, on campus sites, features number one seeds Baylor, Notre Dame, Saint Mary's and Southern California hosting Wagner, Hampton, Southeastern Louisiana and UNC Asheville, respectively.
Should the Irish win its first three games in the tournament, they will play in the NIT Final Four in Madison Square Garden on March 27th and 29th.
The victor of the Irish and Pirates will face the victor of No. 4 seed Penn State (21-13, 9-9) and No. 5 seed Temple (17-15, 8-10). "We've had all kinds of heartbreaking things happen, and on the most important day, it was a heartbreaking day".
Belarus has 4 medals at 2018 Winter Paralympics
One day after winning the men's sitting downhill, Andrew Kurka captured silver in the sitting super-G. South Korea will play Germany in the fifth qualifying round at 7:35 p.m. on Monday.
"Notre Dame was a unique situation from the standpoint that they had a couple kids that they played without for part of the year", Rasmussen said Sunday. Hampton is also 12-4 ATS in their last 16 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last five non-conference games.
Old Dominion (25-7), which lost to Western Kentucky in the semifinals of the Conference USA tournament Friday, did not receive a bid. The Fighting Irish upset Virginia Tech in the first round of the ACC tournament before losing to Duke in the quarterfinals. General admission tickets are on sale now for $10 from the Notre Dame Ticket Office.
Goldman Sachs' Schwartz to retire, narrowing field for Blankfein's replacement
The global investment bank announced earlier Monday that President and Co-COO Harvey Schwartz will step down on April 20. The stock has broken out past resistance and has set a new high for the year.
Who's excited for the NCAA Tournament? The Golden Eagles take on No. 7 seed Harvard (18-13, 12-2) and the victor will move to face either No. 3 seed OR (22-12, 8-10) OR No. 6 seed Rider (22-9, 15-3). Despite boasting one of the most efficient offenses in the country, the Gaels will be playing in the N.I.T. again.
Brey said he told the team about past experiences from the NIT. They lost seven in a row, like this group, and got all the way back to NY. "I had a team that was really devastated it didn't get in [in 2005] and they lost to Holy Cross here".
Notre Dame has never won the NIT tournament, but it has reached the finals four times (1973, 1984, 1992 and 2000) in 11 previous appearances.
Decision to place VBS under curatorship welcomed - Kevin Mileham
The reason for this was given as "liquidity challenges which have plagued it for the past 18 months". As a result, several councils withdrew more than R1-billion in deposits.