You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Irish Insights

  • Bryant becoming 'a man' for Irish
    SOUTH BEND -- Sophomore halfback Greg Bryant arrived at Notre Dame a five-star prospect, but a year later, he finally realizes how much he knows now that he didn't know then.
  • Video: Notre Dame LB Kolin Hill
      Irish freshman Kolin Hill meets with reporters Wednesday to discuss his first few weeks as a college linebacker.
  • Notebook: Injuries mean bye a time to heal
    INDIANAPOLIS – Notre Dame may be 3-0, but coach Brian Kelly said the upcoming bye week is a welcome sight since he has such a banged-up team.

Late game to determine Notre Dame's bowl destination

Notre Dame's bowl fate appears to rest in Connecticut's and South Florida's hands.

Saturday's game between the Big East foes will determine the Irish's postseason destination, according to FanHouse.

The website reported it learned that if UConn wins and clinches the Big East's BCS bowl berth, Notre Dame will play Miami in the Sun Bowl at 2 p.m. Dec. 31 in El Paso, Texas. A South Florida victory will send the Irish to the Champs Sports Bowl at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 28 against an ACC opponent.

Connecticut and South Florida play at 8 p.m. Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPN2.