Marquette 89, Notre Dame 79

March 13, 2008

Conference Tournament

American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York) - Neutral Site

Attendance: 19,562

Officials: Michael Kitts, Earl Walton, Jim Haney

Team Rebounds: Marquette (5) Notre Dame (3)

Technicals: Marquette (0) Notre Dame (0)

  1 2 Final
MU (24-8) 32 57 89
ND (24-7) 38 41 79

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MU 78 114.1 101.3
ND 78 101.3 114.1

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MU .592 0.167 0.229 0.300
ND .507 0.179 0.290 0.164

Marquette Golden Eagles

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Lazar Hayward Starter PF 26:00 4-7 0-2 7-11 9.4 0.0 7 7 1 3 1 3 1 15
- Ousmane Barro Starter C 25:00 2-3 0-0 2-2 12.0 3.0 4 7 1 2 0 0 3 6
- Dominic James Starter PG 33:00 4-9 2-4 0-0 13.5 1.0 5 6 6 3 2 1 0 10
- Jerel McNeal Starter SG 28:00 9-16 4-7 6-8 16.5 0.0 6 6 1 4 1 2 1 28
- Wesley Matthews Starter SF 32:00 4-10 0-2 2-2 3.8 3.0 2 5 2 1 0 4 0 10
- Maurice Acker Bench PG 19:00 4-6 2-4 1-2 7.2 0.0 0 0 3 1 1 2 0 11
- Dan Fitzgerald Bench PF 15:00 3-6 1-4 0-0 6.5 1.0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 7
- David Cubillan Bench PG 09:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
- Dwight Burke Bench PF 07:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 3.2 0.0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 2
- Lawrence Blackledge Bench PF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Trevor Mbakwe Bench PF 04:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0
  Team                   5            
        200 31-60 9-25 18-25 72.9 8 27 40 16 16 8 13 7 89
          51.7% 36.0% 72.0%                    

Notre Dame Fighting Irish

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Rob Kurz Starter C 37:00 3-8 2-5 7-8 13.5 3.0 4 7 2 3 1 3 3 15
- Zach Hillesland Starter PF 28:00 7-9 0-0 0-0 10.2 5.0 4 9 0 4 0 3 0 14
- Luke Harangody Starter SF 25:00 5-12 0-0 3-4 0.8 0.0 5 5 0 5 0 3 0 13
- Tory Jackson Starter PG 39:00 4-14 2-6 0-1 9.9 1.0 3 4 9 3 2 2 0 10
- Kyle McAlarney Starter SG 39:00 8-18 4-10 0-0 7.8 0.0 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 20
- Jonathan Peoples Bench SG 03:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
- Luke Zeller Bench C 12:00 1-3 1-3 1-2 3.0 0.0 2 2 0 3 2 0 0 4
- Ryan Ayers Bench SF 17:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 3.0 0.0 3 3 0 0 1 1 0 3
  Team                   3            
        200 29-67 10-26 11-15 48.1 9 22 34 14 19 6 14 3 79
          43.3% 38.5% 73.3%                    

Marquette Golden Eagles Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Dominic James
12.7p, 2.6r, 4.3a
Jerel McNeal
14.3p, 4.9r, 3.7a
Wesley Matthews
11.3p, 4.3r, 1.7a
Lazar Hayward
13p, 6.4r, 0.6a
Ousmane Barro
5.7p, 5.6r, 0.3a
Rotation Maurice Acker
4.5p, 1r, 1.9a
 
 
 
 
Dan Fitzgerald
4.3p, 2r, 0.4a
 
 
Lim PT David Cubillan
5.6p, 1.3r, 1.7a
 
 
 
 
Dwight Burke
2.5p, 2.6r, 0.2a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Trevor Mbakwe
1.9p, 2.8r, 0.1a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Lawrence Blackledge
1.8p, 1.7r, 0.2a
 
 

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Tory Jackson
8.1p, 5r, 6.1a
Kyle McAlarney
15.2p, 2r, 3.5a
Luke Harangody
20.8p, 10.2r, 1.7a
Zach Hillesland
6.2p, 5.1r, 2.5a
Rob Kurz
12.8p, 7.5r, 2a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Ryan Ayers
7.9p, 3.3r, 1.2a
 
 
Luke Zeller
4.7p, 2.3r, 0.5a
Lim PT  
 
Jonathan Peoples
3.4p, 1.7r, 1.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 

Marquette Golden Eagles Leaders

MPG Jerel McNeal 29.9
FG% Patrick Hazel .750
3P% Lazar Hayward .442
FT% Scott Christopherson 1.000
ORPG Ousmane Barro 2.1
DRPG Lazar Hayward 4.7
RPG Lazar Hayward 6.4
SPG Jerel McNeal 2.2
APG Dominic James 4.3
BPG Ousmane Barro 1.2
PPG Jerel McNeal 14.3

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Leaders

MPG Kyle McAlarney 35.6
FG% Tim Andree 1.000
3P% Zach Hillesland .500
FT% Tim Andree 1.000
ORPG Luke Harangody 3.3
DRPG Luke Harangody 6.8
RPG Luke Harangody 10.2
SPG Tory Jackson 1.9
APG Tory Jackson 6.1
BPG Rob Kurz 1.4
PPG Luke Harangody 20.8

Today's Games

(2) Memphis 75
Tulane 56

(3) UCLA 88
California 66

(8) Georgetown 82
Villanova 63

(10) Stanford 75
Arizona 64

(12) Xavier 74
Dayton 65

(13) Louisville 69
(17) Pittsburgh 76

(15) Notre Dame 79
(25) Marquette 89

(16) Connecticut 72
West Virginia 78

(19) Vanderbilt 93
Auburn 82

(21) Washington State 75
Oregon 70