Michael Bertsch and Leigh Torbin | August 12, 2016
The first two-a-day session for Notre Dame saw the team bathed in temperatures in the 90s and a heat index of over 100 degrees due to the humidity.
How did the Irish beat the fatigue on Thursday? Beets.
Notre Dame's extensive recent investments in areas of sports performance, including an additional (third) full-time sports nutritionist position, helped the football team pay noticeable benefits on a steamy day in South Bend.