All everyone is talking about right now when it comes to Notre Dame is there #4 ranked football team. Rightfully so, as the Fighting Irish have not been at the top of the college football heap for quite some time. But they also have a nationally ranked men’s basketball program, coming into the 2012-2013 season with the #22 ranking in the nation.
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish compete in the tough Big East conference and have been able to reach the NCAA tournament the past three seasons. The 2012-2013 season schedule features non-conference games against #3 Kentucky, Purdue and Saint Joseph’s as well as a tough conference schedule featuring games against #2 Louisville, #9 Syracuse and #24 Cincinnati.