Things We Learned: Notre Dame’s defense puts Irish firmly in conversation with Alabama, Clemson & Ohio State
After shutting out North Carolina in Friday's second half, Notre Dame's defense deserves consideration as the best in the country, and thus, the Irish warrant genuine contender consideration.
No. 3 Ohio State’s game at Illinois on Saturday has been canceled because the Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this week.
Notre Dame's defense turned a Black Friday shootout into a convincing win at No. 19 North Carolina, shutting down one of the country's most prolific offenses.