A red card early in the second half Tuesday night changed the course of precedings, and the Black and Gold took full advantage. New York City FC center back Alex Callens was sent off in the 51st minute for an elbow to the face of Justin Meram and Crew SC piled on three goals to […]
What a difference a year makes, right? Last year, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (7-1) got mowed down in hurricane like conditions at North Carolina State (6-2) as the Wolfpack won 14-3 in a sloppy and disastrous game for the Irish en route to a 4-8 record. The Wolfpack came into South Bend sporting […]
With the 49-14 drubbing last weekend of Southern Cal drifting away in the rear view mirror the next task is staring the #9 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-1) smack dab in the face as the #14 North Carolina State Wolfpack (6-1) come into South Bend on Saturday in the next step of the potential rise […]
Crew SC needed no outside saviors on Thursday night in Georgia as GK Zack Steffen in a shootout to help Columbus advance past Atlanta in the MLS Playoffs.
Major players in the Detroit sports scene met Wednesday afternoon in an effort to bring a number of big events to the Motor City. Olympia Entertainment CEO Tom Wilson, Pistons Vice Chairman Arn Tellem and Lions President Rod Wood are among those that have joined the newly formed Detroit Sports Organizing Corp. that met during a […]
Saturday evening under the lights was the test for Brian Kelly and his 13th ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish as #11 Southern Cal came in sporting a 6-1 record. Both teams were looking to move up in the rankings and their shot at the College Football Playoff in January and bragging rights to […]
This is the week the No. 11 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (5-1) has been waiting for, the game of the year, the rivalry renewed and on one of the biggest stages Notre Dame has been on in a few years as the No. 11 University of Southern Cal (6-1) comes in to South Bend for […]
by Topher Nowak Special to The Pit Coach Mel Pearson enters his first season as the head coach of the Michigan Wolverines after spending 23 seasons as an assistant coach to legendary coach Red Berenson. When asked about what it felt like being named the new man in charge at Yost Arena? “Awesome. A long […]
Another performance suggesting optimism for the United States was on display at the U-17 World Cup Monday as the Americans booked a ticket into the quarterfinals in India. Timothy Weah, son of former Liberian Balloon d’Or winner George, took the spotlight in the first game of the knockout rounds, with a spectacular strike among his […]
The U.S. will take on Paraguay as they look to advance to the FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinals.
There’s a World Cup going on, and the United States is in it. The U.S. lost to Colombia 3-1 on Thursday, but wins in the team’s first two matches ensured advancement out of the group stage at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India. Colombia, Ghana and the U.S. all took six points and will […]