4/1/18 - Notre Dame Women's Basketball wins 2018 NCAA Title!
The University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish Women's Basketball Team took home the 2018 NCAA National Championship trophy on Sunday, April 1! Following a huge overtime win against the Connecticut Huskies, the Irish advanced to the title game against the 2017 national runner-up Mississippi State Bulldogs. A last second 3-point shot from junior Arike Ogunbowale lifted Notre Dame to their second National Championship in school history. Following the game, head coach Muffet McGraw invited band members to climb the ladder set out on the court to cut down a piece of championship net.
Following the victory on Sunday night, the Irish returned home to the Notre Dame campus and were welcomed by thousands of students and fans.