COL BKB: Notre Dame 93, Seton Hall 74

Jan. 5, 2013 at 3:04 PM

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Scott Martin scored 22 points and Jack Cooley finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds Saturday in No. 19 Notre Dame's 93-74 win over Seton Hall.

Eric Atkins had 17 points and 10 rebounds in the Big East opener for the Irish (13-1, 1-0 Big East).

The victory extended Notre Dame's winning streak to 11 games and gave the Irish 10 wins over Seton Hall (12-3. 1-1) in their last 11 meetings.

Fuquan Edwin and Aaron Cosby scored 21 points each to lead the Pirates, who had won seven in a row prior to Saturday's meeting.

Seton Hall held a 13-11 lead early in the game but Cooley sank a layup with 11:01 to play in the first half that gave Notre Dame the lead for good.

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