Notre Dame 83, Cincinnati 65

Luke Harangody had a season-high 37 points and 14 rebounds, and

Tim Abromaitis added 22 points Thursday as Notre Dame beat

Cincinnati 83-65, just the second win in six games for the Fighting


Harangody, who was just 5-of-20 shooting for 14 points with 11

rebounds in a 60-58 loss to the Bearcats on Jan. 16, was 7 of 13

for 16 points and 10 rebounds at halftime. He finished with

15-of-25 shooting to lead Notre Dame (16-7, 5-5 Big East) to the

much-needed win.

The Irish, who were outrebounded 50-31 by the Bearcats (14-8,

5-5) in that loss last month, had a 41-32 edge in the victory.

Notre Dame used runs of 11-3 and 10-2 to open a 40-27 halftime lead

and the Bearcats never got closer than nine points in the second


Larry Davis led Cincinnati (14-8, 5-5) with 12 points.