Notre Dame has an efficient offense, but can the Irish avoid an early exit in the NCAA tournament? Joe Lunardi's team of bracketologists has the answers, having compiled advanced metrics and scouting intel on the Irish and the other 67 tourney teams.
Jack Cooley had 19 points, 10 rebounds and blocked a shot with 2 seconds left to help No. 20 Notre Dame hang on for a 69-66 win over Rutgers on Saturday night, ending a two-game losing streak for the Fighting Irish.
Scott Martin had a season-high 22 points on a career-high six 3-pointers and Jack Cooley added 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 21 Notre Dame to a 93-74 victory over Seton Hall on Saturday, the 11th straight win for the Irish.
Jack Cooley scored the first nine points of the game and finished with 19, Scott Martin pulled down 16 rebounds and No. 22 Notre Dame beat Evansville 58-49 Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Quick hitters from coaches in Orlando last week: • If Notre Dame reaches the NCAA tournament for a second straight season, it will be because Purdue transfer Scott Martin makes a major impact. Notre Dame coach Mike Brey is h...