Nov. 16, 2017
NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Back by popular demand, the Muffet McGraw Radio Show Presented by TireRack.com, returns to O’Rourke’s Public House on Monday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m. ET. The hour-long show will once again be hosted by the voice of Notre Dame women’s basketball Bob Nagle, now in his 13th year calling the Irish.
O’Rourke’s, which is located in Eddy Street Commons across from Notre Dame’s campus, will play host to five shows this year, all on Monday nights: Nov. 20, Dec. 11, Jan. 22, Feb. 12 and Feb. 26. Each episode will broadcast live on 92.1 Pulse FM, online at WatchND.tv. and on Facebook.com/FightingIrish, in addition to be archived on the Notre Dame Athletics Podcast, sponsored by Nissan.
The shows will feature Karen & Kevin Keyes Head Coach Muffet McGraw breaking down the most recent games, along with Nagle leading interviews with two current players, the coaching & support staff and special alumni. Fans will also have the opportunity to ask Coach McGraw their very own questions.
Up first, on the Nov. 20 edition, Nagle and Coach McGraw will get things started with an update on the Irish, followed by a guest appearance from 2013 graduate Kaila Turner. Fifth-year transfer Lili Thompson and freshman Danielle Patterson are also slated to appear along with Associate Head Coach Niele Ivey.
Finally, Mondays at O'Rourke's mark 'Wing Night.' Dont miss out on 35¢ boneless wings and 60¢ bone-in wings.
Josh Bates joined Fighting Irish Media as associate athletics communications director in July of 2017, serving as the women’s basketball and men’s golf contact. Bates earned both his bachelor’s (2011) and master’s (2014) degree in sports management from the University of Illinois. He also worked as a grad assistant at Illinois from 2012-14 and worked full-time at Tulane University from 2014-17.