Notre Dame has become the perennial overachiever in college basketball. Year after year, the Irish are picked low in preseason polls and somehow manage to regularly exceed expectations.
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Without Scott Martin, the optimism wouldn’t be nearly as high as it is now in South Bend.
The most storied rivalry in the sport takes center stage as the Blue Devils try and bounce back from Sunday’s loss to Miami.
In early December it looked like this Rutgers team would struggle to score 60 points. Now, a great deal of what the Scarlet Knights do on offense is regularly fluid and succinct.
The long-time Notre Dame coach will be the first one to tell you why he’s been able to make the Irish a perennial contender for the NCAA Tournament during his seven-year tenure in South Bend — veteran players.