Notre Dame shuts down NC State and Finley
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Notre Dame shuts down NC State and Finley

Irish dominate a top 15 team for the second straight week

Photo: Josh Adams

The No. 9-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish manhandled a top-15 opponent for the second straight week and improved to 7-1 with their sixth consecutive victory.

This time Notre Dame defeated the No. 14 North Carolina State Wolfpack 35-14 on Saturday in South Bend. The Wolfpack dropped to 6-2 after six straight victories


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Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan is an award-winning sportswriter and the author of "Raye of Light". Tom has also written for the San Diego Union-Tribune, Voice of San Diego, Chargers.com, Rivals.com, and Gameday Central. He has won multiple first-place awards from the San Diego Press Club and first place from the Copley News Service Ring of Truth Awards. The National Football Foundation/San Diego Chapter presented him its Distinguished American Award in 2003 and USA Track and Field’s San Diego Chapter its President’s Award in 2000.

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