New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was spotted sitting behind Notre Dame's bench during its NCAA Tournament game against Princeton Thursday at KeyBank Center, rooting against the Ivy League team from his home state.
Christie, an axed member of President Trump's transition team and a comrade of former Bills coach Rex Ryan, is reportedly close with Notre Dame coach Mike Brey and has been spotted at a number of Fighting Irish games.
Christie's daughter, Sarah, attends Notre Dame while his son, Andrew, played baseball for Princeton before graduating last spring.
— James P McCoy (@jmccoyphoto) March 16, 2017
Chris Christie is sitting four rows behind Notre Dame bench. His son played baseball for Princeton. His daughter attends ND.
— Bucky Gleason (@ByBuckyGleason) March 16, 2017
Chris Christie is intently watching the halftime fans-shoot-baskets contest at the NCAA game in Buffalo right now.
— Jon Campbell (@JonCampbellGAN) March 16, 2017
— Brian Koziol (@BrianWGR) March 16, 2017