Notre Dame Preview Capsule

Notre Dame.

Last season: 26-10, lost in second round of NCAA Tournament.

Nickname: Fighting Irish.

Coach: Mike Brey.

Conference: Atlantic Coast.

Who’s gone: G Steve Vasturia, F V.J. Beachem, F Patrick Mazza, F Matt Ryan (transfer to Vanderbilt).

Who’s back: F Bonzie Colson. The long-armed, 6-foot-6 senior is the preseason ACC Player of the Year choice after averaging 17.8 points and 10.1 rebounds per game last season, including 19 double-doubles and 43 percent shooting from beyond the 3-point arc; G Matt Farrell. The gritty, 6-foot-1 senior point guard averaged 14.1 points and 5.4 assists; F Martinas Geben. The 6-foot-10 senior from Lithuania helped lead his country to the gold medal in the World University Games after averaging 3.1 points and 3.4 rebounds and shooting nearly 65 percent from the field last season for the Irish;; G Rex Pflueger. The 6-6 junior will be asked to provide the 3-point offense lost with the graduation of Vasturia and Beachem; F John Mooney. A 6-foot-9 sophomore who is expected to help Geben on the boards along with 6-foot-8 F Elijah Burns and 6-foot-7 F Austin Torres.

Who’s new: F D.J. Harvey. A 6-foot-6½ swingman who averaged 17.3 points, 8.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists as a senior at DeMatha (Md.) High School; G Nikola Djogo. A 6-foot-7 guard from Canada who sat out his freshman year and could provide some 3-point offense off the bench.

Explore more:  Today in the Sky schedule update

The Skinny: In 17 seasons, Brey has 382 victories, 11 shy of Digger Phelps’ all-time mark of 393. … In four seasons in the ACC, his Irish have appeared in the ACC title game twice (2015, ’17) … In the last three seasons, Notre Dame. has seven NCAA victories and made back-to-back Elite Eight appearances in 2015 and ’16.

Related Posts

Terms & Conditions

Maybe you are interested The top 10 NFL head coaching candidates, ranked Austria coach Koller makes 5 changes for World Cup qualifier Catch him if you can:…

Return & Refund Policy

Maybe you are interested AdviceIQ: Money lessons from baseball Cuddyer’s 7 RBIs lead Rockies past D-backs, 15-3 Shinkwin shoots a 62 but Lee still leads at Shenzhen…

Cookies Policy

Maybe you are interested What’s not to love about con-artist romance heroes? Swiatek plans charity tennis event for Ukrainian children Who avoids upsets on championship weekend? College…

Disclaimer

Maybe you are interested Tennis player Crepatte banned 3 years in match-fixing case ‘One Tree Hill’ stars ask fans to help fire North Carolina professor Mike Adams…

Privacy Policy

Maybe you are interested Municipal judge in Texas on unpaid leave pending U.S. citizenship Group tried to set fire to Hall of Justice, Louisville police say; FBI…

Social

Maybe you are interested Interview: Sophie Barnes, ‘The Trouble With Being a Duke’ Opinion: Watch out Kansas, Arizona, LSU: Oklahoma State basketball penalties signal NCAA isn’t messing…