Team preview: Notre Dame

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 13, 2009, 4:55 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

Deadline day for collegians to decide whether they're going to remain in the National Basketball Association draft or return to school -- June 15 this past summer -- is, quite naturally, a nerve-wracking time for coaches with star players still on the fence.