The Wildcats try to boost their record to 4-6 on Saturday with a 2:30 p.m. matchup against Notre Dame in South Bend.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — From an outside perspective, it's easy to wonder how Notre Dame will stay motivated for its final three games with its playoff chances buried in Arizona.
Pat Fitzgerald has a lot of work to do to prepare for Northwestern's game against Notre Dame this weekend.
So he's not wasting any of it by thinking about the past.
The story of Notre Dame's season, so far, is the Irish have beat everyone they should -- at least on paper.
Last week, Torii Hunter Jr.'s name came up in Brian Kelly's Tuesday press conference.