Meanwhile, Cronin will be skipping the national TV version of tonight’s game. He bought his ticket a while ago and was scheduled to fly into Miami today.
“It’s a nosebleed seat, but I don’t care,” said Cronin. “Brian doing all this stuff at Notre Dame – it’s kind of its own ‘Rudy’ story. This game is on my bucket list. I have to be there.”
With the aid of his St. John's Prep background, Kelly takes Notre Dame into national title game tonight