ND women vs. Kansas Sunday

Upstart Kansas Jayhawks the next opponent for the Fighting Irish.

Posted on March 28, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on March 28, 2013 at 7:52 a.m.

NOTRE DAME — The Notre Dame women’s basketball team’s next step in its attempt to return to the Final Four will be an Easter Sunday affair.

The Irish (33-1), a No. 1 seed in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament, will face 12th-seeded Kansas at noon Sunday, March 31, in Norfolk, Va. The game will air on ESPN.

Notre Dame defeated Iowa 74-57 in a second round game Tuesday to advance to the Sweet 16. Kayla McBride was the leading scorer with 28 points.

The Jayhawks scored a pair of upsets to join the Irish in the Sweet 16, beating fifth-seeded Colorado 67-52 and fourth-seeded South Carolina 75-69. Kansas (20-13) is the lowest seeded team remaining in the field.

Notre Dame made it all the way to the championship game last season before falling to Baylor.

Recommended for You


Posted on May 29, 2016 at 7:42 a.m.

Posted on May 29, 2016 at 12:00 a.m.

Posted on May 26, 2016 at 5:12 p.m.
Back to top ^