Notre Dame Downs DePaul 82-78 - Match Report
Notre Dame got 21 points from Jerian Grant as they ran past DePaul 82-78 on Wednesday at Joyce Center.
Notre Dame did not, however, defeat DePaul against the spread, which closed at 12 at most sportsbooks.
Notre Dame got 16 points from Jack Cooley and another 13 points from Eric Atkins. Eric Atkins contributed 9 assists, while Jack Cooley cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
DePaul got 23 points from Cleveland Melvin in a losing cause and another 20 points from Brandon Young. Worrel Clahar contributed 7 assists for them, while Donnavan Kirk had 4 rebounds.
Notre Dame led at halftime, 43-32.
Notre Dame won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-25.