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Notre Dame men's basketball head coach Mike Brey (pictured) and women's basketball head coach Muffet McGraw held press conferences on Monday afternoon as part of Notre Dame's annual Basketball Media Day activities at Purcell Pavilion.
 
Notre Dame men's basketball head coach Mike Brey (pictured) and women's basketball head coach Muffet McGraw held press conferences on Monday afternoon as part of Notre Dame's annual Basketball Media Day activities at Purcell Pavilion.

Oct. 11, 2010

Coach Brey Press Conference
For a podcast of the press conference CLICK HERE.

Coach Brey Interview
T. Abromaitis Interview
C. Scott Interview
S. Martin Interview
B. Hansbrough Interview
Freshman Class Interviews

Coach McGraw Press Conference
For a podcast of the press conference CLICK HERE.

Coach McGraw Interview
S. Diggins Interview
B. Bruszewski Interview
B.Mallory Interview

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Notre Dame men's and women's basketball teams held their annual Media Day activities on Monday afternoon inside Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center. In addition to press conferences with head coaches Mike Brey and Muffet McGraw, the players and staff for both teams were available for interviews with members of the media. What's more, both teams took their 2010-11 team photos, as well as a handful of group photos, with Mike Bennett and his talented crew from Lighthouse Imaging in Mishawaka, Ind.

Check back to this page during the course of the evening for video coverage and transcripts of both coaches' press conferences, as well as selected quotes from the men's and women's players, and a photo gallery from the day's events. (NOTE: links below will go added when content has been uploaded to this page.)

Men's Basketball Coach Brey Quotes

Women's Basketball Coach McGraw Quotes

Men's Basketball Player Quotes
Women's Basketball Player Quotes

The Notre Dame women's basketball teams held its first offical practice on Oct. 7, in accordance with a new NCAA rule that allows women's teams to begin practicing 40 days prior to their first game. The Fighting Irish men's basketball team will tip off its fall practice slate on Friday, in preparation for its 2010-11 exhibition opener at 7:30 p.m. (ET) Nov. 1 against Marian at Purcell Pavilion. The Notre Dame women's basketball team will take the court for the first time at 7 p.m. (ET) on Nov. 3 when it plays host to Michigan Tech in an exhibition game.

Tickets for all Notre Dame athletics events may be purchased by contacting the Murnane Family Athletics Ticket Office at (574) 631-7356, visiting the ticket office windows on the second floor of Purcell Pavilion (Gate 1 entrance) from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) weekdays, or by going on-line to the official Notre Dame athletics ticketing web page at www.und.com/tickets.

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Event Calendar

Delta

November 3
7:00 PM
Roberts Wesleyan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 11
7:00 PM
Central Michigan Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
November 14
7:00 PM
WNIT Quarterfinals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
November 17
7:00 PM
WNIT Semifinals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
November 20
3:00 PM
WNIT Final
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

CBS Sports Network
November 22
8:00 PM
UL-Lafayette
Houston, Texas (Campbell Center)
November 26
1:00 PM
TCU
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
November 30
TBA
Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa
December 4
1:00 PM
Valparaiso
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
December 7
7:00 PM
UConn
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ESPN2
December 10
TBA
DePaul
Chicago, Ill. (McGrath-Phillips Arena)
December 18
2:00 PM
Toledo
Toledo, Ohio (Savage Arena)
December 20
TBA
Michigan State
East Lansing, Mich. (Breslin Center)
December 27
TBA
Chattanooga
Chattanooga, Tenn. (McKenzie Arena)
December 29
7:00 PM
North Carolina State
Raleigh, N.C. (Reynolds Coliseum)

ACC Network Extra
January 2
7:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, Ga. (McCamish Pavilion)
January 5
7:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
January 8
3:00 PM
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (BankUnited Center)

ESPN Flex
January 12
7:00 PM
Pittsburgh
Notre Dame, Ind.

ACC Network Extra
January 16
7:00 PM
Tennessee
Knoxville, Tenn. (Thompson-Boling Arena)

ESPN2
January 19
7:00 PM
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, Mass. (Conte Forum)
January 22
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Carmichael Arena)

ESPNU
January 26
7:00 PM
Duke
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
January 29
12:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ESPNU
February 2
7:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Cassell Coliseum)
February 6
7:00 PM
Louisville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ESPN2
February 12
1:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
February 16
7:00 PM
Clemson
Clemson, S.C. (Littlejohn Coliseum)
February 19
5:00 PM
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y. (Carrier Dome)

ESPN2
February 23
7:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ACC Network Extra
February 26
1:00 PM
Florida State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)

ESPN2
March 17
TBA
NCAA First/Second Rounds
TBD
March 24
TBA
NCAA Regionals
TBD
March 31
TBA
NCAA Semifinals
Dallas, Texas (American Airlines Center)
April 2
TBA
NCAA Final
Dallas, Texas (American Airlines Center)

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