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    Date & Time: Saturday, September 15, 8:00 p.m. ET
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    2012 Notre Dame Fighting Irish
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    • Record: 2-0 [8-5 in 2011]
    • National Rankings (AP / Coaches): 20th / 19th
    • Last Game: beat Purdue, 20-17
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    • Record: 2-0, 0-0 Big Ten [11-3, 7-1 in 2011]
    • National Rankings (AP / Coaches): 10th / 10th
    • Last Game: beat Central Michigan, 41-7
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    The Notre Dame-Michigan State Series
    All-Time: Notre Dame leads 46-28-1
    At MSU: Notre Dame leads 18-15-1 (MSU won last 2)
    Last Five Games: Michigan State leads 3-2
    Last 10 Games: Tied 5-5
    In Night Games: ND leads 4-2
    In Night Games at MSU: Tied 2-2
    When Both Teams Are Ranked: MSU leads 7-4-1
    When MSU is Ranked Higher: MSU leads 10-3
    When MSU is Ranked in Top 10: MSU leads 7-2-1
    Last Year: Notre Dame 31, #15 MSU 13 at ND
    Last Time at MSU/Last Night Game:
       MSU 34, Notre Dame 31 (OT) in 2010
    Last ND Win at MSU: #12 ND 40, MSU 37 in 2006
    Last Time Both Teams Were Ranked:
       #23 MSU 27, #16 Notre Dame 21 in 2000 at MSU
    Last Time MSU Was Ranked in Top 10:
       #15 Notre Dame 27, #7 MSU 3 in 1979 at ND
    Last Time MSU Was Ranked in Top 10 at Home:
       #1 Notre Dame 10, #2 MSU 10 in 1966
    Last Win For Top-10 MSU Team:
       #1 MSU 12, #4 Notre Dame 3 in 1965 at ND
    ND All-Time vs. The Big Ten: 200-106-14 (.647)
    ND All-Time vs. Current Big Ten: 231-124-16 (.644)
    Current Streak vs. The Big Ten: ND won last 3
    ND Last Five vs. The Big Ten: 3-2
    ND Last 10 vs. The Big Ten: 6-4

    Notre Dame vs. Michigan State in Other Sports

    MBB WBB MHOCK MLAX WVB
    59-35 6-8 39-59-11 13-5 4-7
    MSOC WSOC BASE SOFT MTEN
    12-5-5 11-2 53-78 6-1 49-32
    WTEN MS&D WS&D MFENC WFENC
    7-4 6-4 8-0 71-10 29-0

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    Event Calendar

    Delta

    September 30
    W, 2-0
    Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, Pa. (Ambrose Urbanic Field)
    RECAP

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    September 30
    Women 8th/Men 25th
    ND/Joe Piane Invitational
    Notre Dame, Ind. (ND Golf Course)
    RECAP
    September 30
    W, 169-54 (MSU); W, 154-69 (Iowa)
    Michigan State/Iowa
    East Lansing, Mich. (McCaffree Pool)
    RECAP
    September 30
    W, 159-62 (MSU); W, 151-72 (Iowa)
    Michigan State/Iowa
    East Lansing, Mich. (McCaffree Pool)
    RECAP
    September 30
    W, 3-1
    Duke
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    RECAP

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    Flashback Friday Free Shirt Friday - First 500 fans receive a retro-themed T-shirt
    September 30
    NTS
    Northwestern Invitational
    Evanston, Ill.
    RECAP
    September 30
    All Day
    ITF Futures
    Fountain Valley, Calif.
    October 1
    W, 50-33
    Syracuse
    East Rutherford, N.J.(MetLife Stadium)
    RECAP

    ESPN
    Game Week Central
    October 1
    12:00 PM
    Loyola
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
    October 1
    4:00 PM
    NIU
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
    October 1
    7:00 PM
    Louisville
    Louisville, Ky. (Lynn Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    October 1
    1:00 PM
    Delaware
    Bethesda, Md. (Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart)
    October 1
    All Day
    ITF Futures
    Fountain Valley, Calif.
    October 1
    All Day
    Northwestern Invitational
    Evanston, Ill.
    October 1
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships Pre-Qualifying
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 1
    All Day
    All-American Championships - Pre-Qualifying
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 2
    9:00 AM
    Maryland
    College Park, Md. (University of Maryland)
    October 2
    9:00 AM
    Florida
    College Park, Md. (University of Maryland)
    October 2
    1:00 PM
    Wake Forest
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    First 500 fans receive ND headbands Health & Fitness Day - Post-match Zumba session ND Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day
    October 2
    5:05 PM
    USNTDP
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)

    Live Streaming
    October 2
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships Pre-Qualifying
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 2
    All Day
    All-American Championships - Pre-Qualifying
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 2
    All Day
    Northwestern Invitational
    Evanston, Ill.
    October 2
    All Day
    ITF Futures
    Fountain Valley, Calif.
    October 3
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships Qualifying
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 4
    7:00 PM
    Indiana
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    October 4
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships Qualifying
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 4
    All Day
    All-American Championships - Qualifying
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 5
    All Day
    All-American Championships - Qualifying
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 6
    7:00 PM
    Clemson
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    October 6
    All Day
    All-American Championships
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 6
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 7
    5:00 PM
    Dennis Stark Relays
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
    October 7
    5:00 PM
    Dennis Stark Relays
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
    October 7
    7:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Syracuse, N.Y. (Women's Building)
    October 7
    7:30 PM
    Northwestern
    Evanston, Ill. (Martin Stadium)
    October 7
    7:35 PM
    Arizona State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
    October 7
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 7
    All Day
    Bobby Bayliss Invitational
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
    October 7
    All Day
    All-American Championships
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 7
    All Day
    Div. I/Div. II NAC
    Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
    October 8
    TBA
    North Carolina State
    Raleigh, N.C.

    TBA
    October 8
    7:00 PM
    Wake Forest
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    October 8
    11:00 AM
    Oakland
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
    October 8
    11:00 AM
    Indiana State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Rolfs Aquatic Center)
    October 8
    7:05 PM
    Arizona State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
    October 8
    All Day
    Div. I/Div. II NAC
    Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
    October 8
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)
    October 8
    All Day
    All-American Championships
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 8
    All Day
    Bobby Bayliss Invitational
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
    October 9
    12:00 PM
    Western Michigan
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
    October 9
    4:00 PM
    Illinois State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
    October 9
    1:00 PM
    Virginia
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    October 9
    12:00 PM
    Boston College
    Chestnut Hill, Mass. (Power Gym)
    October 9
    All Day
    Div. I/Div. II NAC
    Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
    October 9
    All Day
    Fighting Irish Golf Classic
    Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
    October 9
    All Day
    Bobby Bayliss Invitational
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
    October 9
    All Day
    All-American Championships
    Pacific Palisades, Calif.
    October 9
    All Day
    Texas State Jim West Challenge Invite
    The Woodlands, Texas (Carlton Woods Club)
    October 9
    All Day
    ITA All-American Championships
    Tulsa, Okla. (Michael Case Tennis Center)

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