February 28, 2011 - Basketball Shooting Clinic

In the final home game of the season, #7 Notre Dame had no problem dispatching #19 Villanova. From the opening tip to the final whistle, the entire team got involved in a three point storm. The first half alone saw 11 three point shots go down. All together, the team made a school record 20 three point shots (out of 32 attempts).

Tim Abromaitis9-1330
Ben Hansbrough7-1030
Carleton Scott2-610
Scott Martin1-25
Eric Atkins1-15

Ben Hansbrough would become the second player in the last fifteen seasons to have at least 30 points, 10 assists, and 5 steals. Tim Abromaitis's 9 three point field goals is second most in Irish history (behind Kyle McAlarney with 10, and ahead of Colin Falls with 8).

Notre Dame would go on to a record setting regular season, 25-5 and finishing second in the Big East with a conference record of 14-4.

Keywords: basketball, villanova, tim abromaitas, ben hansbrough, carleton scott, scott martin, eric atkins, record, kyle mcalarney, colin falls

Posted On: 2012-02-28 06:48:44 by IrishTrpt07
Edited On: 2014-02-28 06:20:45 by IrishTrpt07


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   Posted By: Leslie at 2012-02-28 17:32:54[#1]
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