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Dimes With Dara | Hannah Hidalgo Shines In Win Over Purdue Northwest + Paris Preview

November 1, 2023

Greg Flammang and Dara Mabrey dish on Notre Dame's exhibition win over Purdue Northwest and discuss the debut of Hannah Hidalgo, the maturity of Sonia Citron, and the domination inside from Maddie Westbeld, Kylee Watson, and Becky Obinma. They also preview the opening game next week in Paris against No. 6 South Carolina.

4:00 - Approach to exhibition games 

10:23 - Defensive pressure and 21 steals against Purdue Northwest 

13:17 - Bad three-point shooting on Monday night

17:15 - 51 rebounds and emphasis of offensive rebounding 

20:13 - Sonia Citron 

26:35 - Potential impact of graduate transfer forward Becky Obinma 

30:20  - Player analytics from the exhibition game 

39:20 - Excitement level for the game against South Carolina in Paris 

42:35 - How Notre Dame matches up with South Carolina 

47:01 - Challenges of opening against one of the best programs in the country for both teams 

50:40 - Nerves and pressure to win a big game to open the season given the opponent 

54:20 - Predictions! 

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