Mike Krzyzewski looks to claim exclusive possession of the second-place spot on the Division I men's all-time wins list, while Sidney Crosby puts his 26-game scoring streak on the line against the Islanders.
Jerian Grant scored 20 points and No. 20 Notre Dame extended its winning streak to nine games with a 71-44 rout of West Virginia on Wednesday night.
Ben Hansbrough scored 21 points and Notre Dame (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) survived a late surge by Connecticut (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP) to beat the Huskies 73-70 on Tuesday night.