ND, Louisville meet in ACC tourney
Notre Dame (14-18, 4-15) vs. No. 7 seed Louisville (19-12, 10-8)
Atlantic Coast Conference Tourney Second Round, Spectrum Center, Charlotte, North Carolina; Wednesday, 6 p.m....
Ga. Tech faces ND in ACC tourney
No. 15 seed Notre Dame (13-18, 3-15) vs. No. 10 seed Georgia Tech (14-17, 6-12)
Atlantic Coast Conference Tourney First Round, Spectrum Center, Charlotte, North Carolina; Tuesday, 1 p.m....
Little, No. 13 North Carolina hold off Notre Dame 75-69
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Once Nassir Little got rolling, No. 13 North Carolina didn't have to worry much about yet another home loss.
Little scored all 11 of his points in the final 11 minutes, and the Tar Heels beat Notre Dame 75-69 on Tuesday night.
"It was just a matter of time," Little said. "Everybody was just waiting for me to do what I do, to help the team be as good as we can be."
Hubbs’ free throws allow Irish to hold off BC, 69-66
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — After leading scorer T.J. Gibbs left the building prior to Notre Dame's game with Boston College Saturday, Mike Brey got encore performances from reliable John Mooney and unexpected starter Prentiss Hubb in a 69-66 victory.
"It just came down to me having my teammates' back," said Hubb, who overcame a recent shooting slump to swish a pair of free throws with 2.6 seconds left while scoring a career-high 16 points.
Goodwin, Harvey lead Notre Dame past Jacksonville 100-74
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Mike Brey loved the 100 points, and especially the 39 from his ever-shrinking bench, but it was the season-high 24 assists that most delighted him.
"I always look at that," the Notre Dame coach said of the assist column after his Fighting Irish rolled to a 100-74 victory over Jacksonville on Thursday night.
UCLA edges Notre Dame 65-62 on Wilkes’ 3-pointer
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hobbled by leg cramps, Kris Wilkes left the court for several minutes in the second half. He limped away at the end a hero.
Wilkes hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds remaining, lifting UCLA to a 65-62 victory over Notre Dame on Saturday night after the Bruins blew a 14-point lead.
Wilkes ran backward, staggered and collapsed in agony as his teammates erupted in celebration near the basket.
Gibbs, Harvey key Irish over error-prone Tribe 73-64
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Coach Mike Brey believes Notre Dame has its point guard in Prentiss Hubb.
"I can't thank (Hubb) enough for being aggressive and helping me get into a flow," said T.J. Gibbs, who scored 18 points to lead four Irish players in double figures. "It starts with him."
Hubb started and scored 11 points with four rebounds and two assists in a 73-64 victory over William & Mary on Saturday.