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Notre Dame wide receiver Chase Claypool (83) catches a pass in the end zone for a 24-yard touchdown during the first half of the Camping World Bowl NCAA college football game against Iowa State Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

No. 14 Notre Dame routs Iowa State in Camping World Bowl

Dec. 28, 2019 6:03 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — So much for the notion that No. 14 Notre Dame didn't have anything to play for in the Camping World Bowl. A year removed from an appearance in the CFP national semifinals, the Fighting Irish closed out another double-digit win season with arguably their best all-around performance in a...

Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book passes against Stanford in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Notre Dame eyes strong finish vs Iowa State in bowl matchup

Dec. 27, 2019 2:12 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No team coming off an appearance in the College Football Playoff semifinals begins the next season with a goal of reaching the Camping World Bowl. No. 14 Notre Dame (10-2, No. 15 CFP) welcomes the opportunity to play Iowa State (7-5) on Saturday, though, and the upset-minded Cyclones...

Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book (12) throws against Boston College during the first half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 14 Notre Dame and Iowa State meet in Camping World Bowl

Dec. 27, 2019 1:58 PM EST

Camping World Bowl: No. 14 Notre Dame (10-2, Independent) vs. Iowa State (7-5, 5-4 Big 12), Saturday at noon EST (ABC). Line: Notre Dame by 3 1/2. Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Notre Dame is looking to the end the season with a six-game winning streak following a 45-14 loss at Michigan on...

Kelly: No. 14 Notre Dame focused on Iowa State

Dec. 21, 2019 8:21 PM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly need not worry that No. 14 Notre Dame isn’t focused on Iowa State, its opponent next Saturday in the Camping World Bowl. After a week of final exams, his Fighting Irish (10-2) aren’t taking Matt Campbell’s Cyclones (7-5) lightly. “I think...

The Heisman Trophy appears on display during a news conference before the Heisman Trophy ceremony, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Jason Szenes)

Heisman 2020: 2 quarterbacks from Georgia and Georgia's QB

Dec. 15, 2019 10:30 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The 2020 Heisman Trophy race will start with a couple of clear front-runners and plenty of room for other stars to emerge, the way LSU's Joe Burrow did this year. Six contenders for 2020, ranked from most likely to least. Justin Fields, QB, Ohio State The only Heisman finalist likely to be...

Notre Dame's Chase Claypool (83) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Stanford in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Notre Dame faces Iowa State in Camping World Bowl       

Dec. 8, 2019 5:35 PM EST

Notre Dame (10-2) vs Iowa State (7-5, Big 12), Dec. 28, 12 p.m. ET LOCATION: Orlando, Florida TOP PLAYERS Notre Dame: QB Ian Book ranks sixth nationally with 33 touchdown passes. Iowa State: QB Brock Purdy ranks fourth nationally in passing yards with 3,760 on the year and ninth nationally with 27 TD passes....

Kansas State placekicker Blake Lynch (10) boots a field goal during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Iowa State in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

K-State holds off Iowa State 27-17 in ‘Farmageddon’

Nov. 30, 2019 11:41 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Chris Klieman gathered his players in the locker room after a heart-stopping win at Texas Tech and challenged not his seniors, who soon would be playing their final game for Kansas State, but the rest of the guys who would be around for years to come. The first-year coach wanted his...