Notre Dame Falls 61-55 Against Syracuse - Game Recap
Notre Dame was victimized by Trevor Cooney for 33 points as Syracuse defeated them 61-55 in NCAA action on Monday.
Syracuse did not, however, defeat Notre Dame against the spread, which closed at 11.5 at most sportsbooks.
Jerami Grant had 9 points for Syracuse and Tyler Ennis chipped in with 6 points. Tyler Ennis had 8 assists for them, while Rakeem Christmas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Notre Dame got a 16-point performance from Garrick Sherman, who was supported by 13 points from Steve Vasturia. Eric Atkins had 6 assists in a losing cause for Notre Dame, while Pat Connaughton grabbed 8 rebounds.
Syracuse led at halftime, 31-18.
The rebound battle favored Notre Dame as they grabbed 33 boards, while Syracuse only had 28.