Notre Dame vs Santa Clara Final: 84-69 - Recap
|Notre Dame vs Santa Clara Final: 84-69 - Recap|
Jerian Grant scored 20 points leading Notre Dame to an 84-69 victory over Santa Clara at Joyce Center on Friday.
The match was decisive in favor of Notre Dame, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread.
Notre Dame got 16 points from Garrick Sherman and another 16 points from Eric Atkins. Eric Atkins contributed 5 assists, while Austin Burgett cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Santa Clara got 21 points from Brandon Clark in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jared Brownridge. Brandon Clark contributed 6 assists for them, while Yannick Atanga had 5 rebounds.
Notre Dame led at halftime, 41-35.
Notre Dame had a 42-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.