A 10-point halftime lead quickly became a second half blowout as the Fighting Irish conducted a halfcourt offense clinic en route to a 89-51 victory. Ben Hansbrough scored 23 points to lead Notre Dame in the scoring column, but all five starters excelled. Carleton Scott scored 18 points, secured 6 rebounds, and blocked 4 shots. … Full Notre Dame News Story
After two days of watching, it’s time to start playing. The Fighting Irish will begin their pursuit of a Big East Tournament championship on Thursday at 7:00 PM against Cincinnati. The Bearcats advanced to the quarterfinal game by defeating USF 87-61 on Wednesday. ND had a double bye to the quarters thanks to its second … Full Notre Dame News Story
After sitting on the bench with four fouls, Ben Hansbrough re-entered the game with 8:34 to play and Notre Dame leading 60-52. He lasted 10 seconds before being called for charging, and Connecticut scored the next 13 points before the Irish answered.
Down 65-60 with 4:26 left in the game, ND switched to zone, put … Full Notre Dame News Story
Connecticut is one of six teams fighting for the three unclaimed spots in the standings that will earn a bye into the second round of next week’s Big East Tournament. Three of those teams – West Virginia, Cincinnati, and Georgetown – are 10-7. The remaining three – Connecticut, Villanova, and Marquette – are 9-8 and … Full Notre Dame News Story
(Notre Dame Football News) – Taylor Decker a 6’8″, 288 pound offensive lineman committed to Notre Dame over Wisconsin and Michigan. Decker is a long lean player who looks like he’ll need a year or two in the program before he sees the field. Decker is athletic enough to garner a basketball scholarship.
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