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“Those two really mesh”: How Mike Brey and J.J. Starling’s chemistry led five-star guard to Notre Dame

LA PORTE, Ind. — Two years ago, J.J. Starling spent much of June 15 on the phone with college coaches, as most rising high school juniors who are coveted basketball recruits do. That’s the first day coaches can directly contact them. Messages and phone calls roll in like an unabating tide. Mike Brey and Notre Dame were one of many to light up Starling’s phone screen.
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Mike Brey now sits atop my very short list of favorite college basketball coaches!

Notre Dame men’s basketball coach Mike Brey is not a whiner. Sadly, that places him in a distinct minority among those in his profession. Here is what Brey said at the ACC spring meetings last week about the challenges of athletes monetizing their names, images, and likenesses, “[Coaches] have got to stop complaining. This is the world we’re in, and last time I checked, we make pretty good money. So everybody should shut up and adjust.”
NOTRE DAME, IN
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Notre Dame Basketball: Mike Brey has interesting comments for coaches toward NIL

Notre Dame Basketball Head Coach Mike Brey has something to say regarding the important current topic of NIL. What did he have to say?. It may be the offseason in regards to college basketball being played on the court, but nowadays it really is a 365-day job. Especially with the transfer portal being such a big draw, and the emergence of the NIL being legal now at the NCAA level. Notre Dame Basketball Head Coach Mike Brey made sure everybody knew his thoughts on what is happening in college basketball on Tuesday.
NOTRE DAME, IN
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Notre Dame Mike Brey has suggestion to critics of change due to NIL and transfer portal: 'shut up and adjust'

At 63 and with nearly three decades of head coaching experience, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey fits the mold of a coach who might be fatigued by the avalanche of changes cascading over college basketball. But instead of whining, Brey sent a sharp rebuke on Tuesday to his colleagues who are expressing discontent over the way mass transferring and name, image and likeness deals are changing the sport.
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Mike Brey on transfer portal, NIL: 'Shut up and adjust'

The NIL and transfer portal eras in college athletics have brought a variety of opinions. One important voice weighed in Tuesday — and he had a message for coaches and college leaders. During the ACC spring meetings on Tuesday, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey shared a poignant response about...
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