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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

    August 25
    L, 2-0
    Michigan
    Ann Arbor, Mich. (U-M Soccer Stadium)
    RECAP

    Big Ten Network
    August 26
    5:00 PM
    Indiana vs. New Mexico
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 26
    7:30 PM
    UC Irvine
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    August 26
    7:00 PM
    Seton Hall
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    ACC Network Extra
    Tournament Central
    Watch ESPN
    August 27
    12:30 PM
    Cleveland State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    ACC Network Extra
    Tournament Central
    Watch ESPN
    August 27
    7:00 PM
    Western Michigan
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    ACC Network Extra
    Tournament Central
    Watch ESPN
    August 28
    11:30 AM
    Indiana vs. UC Irvine
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 28
    2:00 PM
    New Mexico
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    ACC Network Extra
    August 28
    5:00 PM
    Western Michigan
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    September 2
    5:00 PM
    Stanford
    Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)

    BTN2Go
    September 2
    7:00 PM
    Illinois State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 2
    7:00 PM
    Coastal Carolina
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    Tournament Central
    September 3
    12:30 PM
    Howard
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    Tournament Central
    September 3
    7:00 PM
    Purdue
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

    Tournament Central
    September 3
    All Day
    Notre Dame Kickoff Challenge
    Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
    September 4
    6:30 PM
    Texas
    Austin, Texas

    ABC
    September 4
    12:30 PM
    California
    Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
    September 4
    5:00 PM
    Missouri
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 4
    5:30 PM
    Crusader Open
    Valparaiso, Ind. (Sunset Hills Farm)
    September 9
    7:00 PM
    Virginia Tech
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    September 9
    10:30 PM
    Santa Clara
    San Jose, Calif. (Buck Shaw Stadium)
    September 9
    4:00 PM
    Stony Brook
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 10
    3:30 PM
    Nevada
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 10
    11:00 AM
    San Diego State
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 10
    7:00 PM
    Rhode Island
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 11
    2:00 PM
    Stanford
    Stanford, Calif. (Cagan Stadium)
    September 12
    All Day
    U. of San Francisco Olympic Club Intercollegiate
    San Francisco, California (Olympic Club)
    September 13
    7:00 PM
    UConn
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    September 13
    All Day
    U. of San Francisco Olympic Club Intercollegiate
    San Francisco, California (Olympic Club)
    September 16
    7:00 PM
    Louisville
    Louisville, Ky. (Lynn Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    September 16
    11:30 AM
    Maryland Eastern Shore
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 16
    3:30 PM
    National Catholic
    Notre Dame, Ind. (ND Golf Course)
    September 16
    7:00 PM
    Michigan State
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 17
    7:30 PM
    Michigan State
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 17
    1:00 PM
    DePaul
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 18
    12:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Syracuse, N.Y. (SU Soccer Stadium)
    September 22
    7:00 PM
    North Carolina State
    Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Soccer Field)
    September 23
    7:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)

    ACC Network Extra
    September 23
    7:00 PM
    Louisville
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    September 23
    All Day
    Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
    Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
    September 24
    3:30 PM
    Duke
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 24
    All Day
    U. of Oklahoma Schooner Fall Classic
    Norman, Oklahoma (Belmar Golf Club)
    September 24
    All Day
    Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
    Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
    September 25
    1:00 PM
    Pittsburgh
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 25
    11:30 AM
    Miami
    Coral Gables, Fla. (James L. Knight Complex)
    September 25
    All Day
    U. of Oklahoma Schooner Fall Classic
    Norman, Oklahoma (Belmar Golf Club)
    September 25
    All Day
    Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
    Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
    September 26
    All Day
    U. of Oklahoma Schooner Fall Classic
    Norman, Oklahoma (Belmar Golf Club)

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