Dec. 6, 1997
Notre Dame Victorious Over Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA .Pat Garrity scored 28 points and pulled down 15 rebounds and Phil Hickey chipped in 15 points to give Notre Dame a 73-69 victory over Pittsburgh in Big East action.
The Fighting Irish (4-2, 1-0 big East) held a 42-37 rebounding advantage. Vonteego Cummings scored 27 points for the Panthers (2-3, 0-1), who forced 22 turnovers and comitted just 12.