10:00 PM ET, November 21, 2008
Gersten Pavilion, Los Angeles, California
Harangody's 27 points, 15 rebounds nearly not enough for Fighting Irish
LOS ANGELES -- Corey Counts had just made his second straight long 3-pointer, and suddenly, Notre Dame's lead over unheralded Loyola Marymount had shrunk to three points with seven minutes to go.The Fighting Irish (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP) turned to old reliables Luke Harangody and Tory Jackson, and order was quickly restored.
• Luke Harangody scored 27 points on 9-for-17 shooting. He was the only Irish player to shoot better than 50 percent.
• Notre Dame held the Lions to just 33 percent shooting and controlled the boards, ourebounding Loyola Marymount 40-28.
• The Fighting Irish improved to 32-5 in November under coach Mike Brey.
• Loyola Marymount falls to 0-4 on the season and 7-22 all-time vs. current members of the Big East.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||21-52 (.404)||20-60 (.333)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-15 (.267)||8-18 (.444)|
|FT Made-Attempted||19-32 (.594)||6-8 (.750)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||14 (0/0)||24 (0/0)|
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