125 Home
    Fighting Irish
    Gotsch with parents
    Miller with parents
    Matt Gotsch (above) and Pete Miller pose with parents before final home game.

    Feb. 25, 1997

    Garrity Helps Irish Weather Hurricanes

    NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Pat Garrity poured in a game-high 27 points as Notre Dame raced to a 69-60 victory over Miami, Fla. at the Joyce Center.

    Antoni Wyche added 17 points, while Admore White chipped in with 11 points and seven assists for the Irish, who raised their record to 14-11 overall and 8-9 in the Big East 6.

    Mario Bland led the Hurricanes (15-10, 9-8 Big East 7) with 15 points and eight rebounds. Clifton Clark added 11 points for Miami, which led 27-26 at halftime.

    Notre Dame shot 41 percent from the field, but was just 4-for-21 (.190) from three-point range.

    Miami, which shot 42 percent from the floor, connected on just 14-of-23 (.609) free throw attempts in the game.

    MIAMI FLA (60)
                          fg    ft    rb
                   min   m-a   m-a   o-t  a pf   tp
    Fraser          21   2-4   2-4   0-2  1  2    6
    James           33  3-10   3-4   1-6  2  2    9
    Donovan          5   0-0   0-0   2-3  0  1    0
    Norris          26   2-7   2-2   0-1  2  5    7
    Clark           25   5-9   1-3   0-0  0  3   11
    Walker           6   1-5   0-0   1-2  0  3    2
    Mccormick        9   0-1   0-0   0-1  0  0    0
    Jennings        14   1-3   1-2   0-0  2  2    3
    Hemsley         17   1-4   0-0   1-3  1  2    3
    Barnes          14   2-4   0-2   0-4  0  2    4
    Bland           28   5-6   5-6   3-8  1  2   15
    Davis            2   0-0   0-0   0-0  0  0    0
    _______________________________________________
    TOTALS         200 22-53 14-23  8-30  9 24   60
    _______________________________________________
    Percentages: FG-.415, FT-.609. 3-Point Goals:
    2-12, .167 (Norris 1-4, Clark 0-1, Walker 0-1,
    Mccormick 0-1, Jennings 0-1, Hemsley 1-3, Barnes
    0-1). Team rebounds: 3. Blocked shots: 2 (Fraser,
    James). Turnovers: 18 (Bland 3, Norris 3, Clark
    2, Donovan 2, James 2, Jennings 2, Barnes, Davis,
    Fraser, Walker). Steals: 7 (Fraser 2, Norris 2,
    Clark, Hemsley, Walker).
    NOTRE DAME (69)
                          fg    ft    rb
                   min   m-a   m-a   o-t  a pf   tp
    Manner          27   0-0   0-0   1-4  1  3    0
    Garrity         37  9-19   7-7   3-6  3  3   27
    Gotsch          19   3-5   0-0   1-5  0  4    6
    White           34  2-11   7-8   0-3  7  4   11
    Miller          18   0-4   0-0   0-1  2  2    0
    Lalazarian      15   1-3   3-4   0-3  0  1    5
    Wyche           22   4-6  7-10   0-2  1  1   17
    Carroll          1   0-0   0-0   0-0  0  0    0
    Dillon           5   0-0   0-0   1-1  0  0    0
    Young           16   0-0   1-2   1-3  1  1    1
    Hickey           6   1-1   0-0   1-1  0  1    2
    _______________________________________________
    TOTALS         200 20-49 25-31  8-29 15 20   69
    _______________________________________________
    Percentages: FG-.408, FT-.806. 3-Point Goals:
    4-21, .190 (Garrity 2-7, White 0-6, Miller 0-4,
    Wyche 2-4). Team rebounds: 5. Blocked shots: 3
    (Garrity 2, Gotsch). Turnovers: 16 (White 5,
    Garrity 3, Gotsch 2, Manner 2, Miller 2, Dillon,
    Lalazarian). Steals: 7 (Gotsch 3, Young 2,
    Manner, Wyche).
    __________________________________
    Miami Fla          27   33  -   60
    Notre Dame         26   43  -   69
    __________________________________
    Technical fouls: None.  A: 9,289. Officials:
    Steve Welmer, Frank Scagliotta, Eric Harmon.
    
    Corporate Sponsors
    Team Notre Dame

    SHOP NOW
    AT THE OFFICIAL
    FIGHTING IRISH STORE

      St. Joseph's Medical Center Medifast