CBS to televise Navy-Notre Dame from Aviva Stadium in Ireland at 9 a.m. ET

By Kevin Kelley -
Aviva Stadium

Aviva Stadium

CBS announced this afternoon that they will televised Navy vs. Notre Dame at 9 a.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 1. The game will be played at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.

The broadcast team will feature Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson in the booth while Tracy Wolfson will report from the sidelines. Local time in Ireland at kickoff will be 2 p.m.

Aviva Stadium opened on May 14, 2010 and seats 51,700. The stadium is home to the Irish Rugby Football Union and the Republic of Ireland national football team.

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish lead the overall series against the Navy Midshipmen 72-12-1. However, Navy has won three of the last five meetings, two of which were in South Bend.

Navy and Notre Dame last played in Dublin, Ireland on November 2, 1996. The Fighting Irish won that game 54-27.

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  1. Jwmort
    April 16, 2012 at 4:56 pm

    Anyone want to sponsor me so I can go?

  2. pa
    April 16, 2012 at 10:59 pm

    surprised to see that CBS is covering the game, must be considered an away game for ND…

    • Dave
      April 16, 2012 at 11:30 pm

      Yes, it’s Navy’s home game. Notre Dame wouldn’t give up a home game, and won’t play in Navy’s stadium, so Navy has to move them somewhere else, usually Baltimore.

  3. Kro
    April 17, 2012 at 4:09 pm

    You have no idea how much I wish I were in Ireland for this game.

  4. BC
    April 17, 2012 at 5:59 pm

    Wow, if i can get up by 6am (California time) I can watch 5 games in a row that day. Tooo bad Hawaii is on the road, it could’ve been 6,

  5. pa
    April 17, 2012 at 10:53 pm

    usually a 730pm pst(1030est) pac12 game so 9am to 2am est OR 17 Hours straight of college football!

  6. gcdbfv
    April 18, 2012 at 4:20 pm

    Man ill miss this game cause ill be sleeping (ET)