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Trailing by a point, the Tigers had a chance to win the game on their final possession, but Devin Cannady missed an open 3-pointer with 3. Notre Dame's Steve Vasturia pulled down the rebound, was fouled and made one free throw to set the final score.
Matt Farrell added 16 points and four assists for the Irish Notre Dame will meet the winner of Thursday's game between No. The loss snapped a game winning streak for Princeton , one shy of the school record set during the season.
Virginia trailed midway through the first half, but held a one-point lead at halftime and used a run during the second half to build a lead. Devontae Cacok made a layup to pull the Seahawks within with less than a minute to play before Shayok scored to make the lead The Bulldogs shot Xavier Crooks and Keon Johnson sank three 3-pointers apiece and finished with 23 and 17 points, respectively, for Winthrop The Bulldogs trailed much of the first half, but pulled away after halftime after holding the Jackrabbits to Mike Daum, who entered the tournament as the nation's second-leading scorer at Our goal out there is to go out there and cut the nets in MSG.
The Irish will now have to settle for playing in the NIT, where the Irish will likely be one of the top seeds and have the opportunity host a game Tuesday night. The NIT selection show will take place at 8: The Irish finished the season with a overall record, finishing 12th in the ACC with an record. Notre Dame played the majority of its ACC season without pre-season All American Bonzie Colson who had surgery on his foot in January and missed 15 games before returning for the final two games of the regular season and the ACC Tournament.
The Irish lost in the regular season finale to 1 Virginia and then were eliminated from the ACC Tournament in the quarterfinal round by Duke. There will be a number of experimental rules in place for the NIT. They will play four minute quarters instead of two halves.
The lane will be widened to 16 feet. The 3-point line will move back by one foot, eight inches.