Carleton Scott (left) and Luke Harangody (right) battle under the boards during Notre Dame's open practice on March 17, 2010 in New Orleans.

Irish In New Orleans - Day Two

March 17, 2010

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It was a beautiful St. Patrick’s Day in New Orleans on Wednesday, and the University of Notre Dame basketball team spent most of the day inside – preparing for their first-round matchup with Old Dominion on Thursday in the first round of the NCAA Championship. is on the road with the Irish and spent the day with the team – the open practice, the media sessions, the private practice at Tulane University and even on the team bus – which received a police escort through the rush hour traffic late in the afternoon.

• Wednesday Press Conference Transcript

• Notre Dame-Old Dominion Preview (courtesy of the Associated Press)

• Slowing Down the Irish ( feature story)

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Footage from the open practice included!

The Irish talk about their late season run to the tournament and integrating Luke Harangody back into the rotation.

The Irish players know they will be facing a BIG EAST-caliber team on Thursday.


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