Scores

Final

(25) Marquette 89

(24-8, 11-7 Big East)

(15) Notre Dame 79

(24-7, 14-4 Big East)

    9:00 PM ET, March 13, 2008

    Madison Square Garden, New York, New York

    1 2 T
    #25MARQ 32 5789
    #15ND 38 4179

    Top Performers

    Marquette: J. McNeal 28 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Notre Dame: R. Kurz 15 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Marquette Golden Eagles
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    L. Hayward, F264-77-11071315
    O. Barro, F252-32-237126
    D. James, G334-90-0166310
    J. McNeal, G289-166-8061428
    W. Matthews, G324-102-2352110
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    M. Acker, G194-61-2003111
    D. Fitzgerald, F153-60-011107
    D. Cubillan, G90-20-000100
    D. Burke, F71-10-002012
    L. Blackledge, F20-00-001000
    T. Mbakwe, F40-00-000010
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    31-6018-25835161689
    51.7%72.0% 
    TEAM REBS: 5
    TURNOVERS: 13 (D James 1, W Matthews 4, D Cubillan 1, J McNeal 2, M Acker 2, L Hayward 3)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 7 (J McNeal 1, L Hayward 1, O Barro 3, T Mbakwe 2)
    STEALS: 8 (D James 2, J McNeal 1, D Fitzgerald 2, M Acker 1, L Hayward 1, D Burke 1)
    3-PT FGS: 9-25, .36 (D James 2-4, W Matthews 0-2, D Cubillan 0-2, J McNeal 4-7, D Fitzgerald 1-4, M Acker 2-4, L Hayward 0-2)
    Notre Dame Fighting Irish
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    R. Kurz, F373-87-8372315
    Z. Hillesland, F287-90-0590414
    L. Harangody, F255-123-4050513
    T. Jackson, G394-140-1149310
    K. McAlarney, G398-180-0012120
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    J. Peoples, G30-00-000100
    L. Zeller, F-C121-31-202034
    R. Ayers, G171-30-003003
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    29-6711-15931141979
    43.3%73.3% 
    TEAM REBS: 3
    TURNOVERS: 14 (R Kurz 3, K McAlarney 1, L Harangody 3, R Ayers 1, J Peoples 1, Z Hillesland 3, T Jackson 2)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 3 (R Kurz 3)
    STEALS: 6 (R Kurz 1, R Ayers 1, L Zeller 2, T Jackson 2)
    3-PT FGS: 10-26, .385 (R Kurz 2-5, K McAlarney 4-10, R Ayers 1-2, L Zeller 1-3, T Jackson 2-6)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: Earl Walton , Jim Haney, Mike Kitts
     Attendance: 19,562