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Irish shift focus to Big East play

Irish travel to Hartford on Jan. 16 to play No. 1 UConn with 'GameDay' coverage

Originally Published: January 8, 2010
By Mechelle Voepel | Special to ESPN.com

It's understandable if people, looking at Notre Dame's history, want to compare how good the 2009-10 team -- ranked No. 3 and unbeaten thus far -- is with the national championship squad of 2000-01.

That is, of course, the benchmark all Irish teams have to measure themselves against. But in terms of personnel, it's not really much of a comparison.

No championship team has had a starting five who fit the exact "definition" of their spot on the floor more precisely than ...

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