Tory Jackson scored his 1,000th career point against Bucknell (File photo)

Irish Hit the Century Mark in Blowout of Bucknell

Dec. 22, 2009

Notre Dame Bucknell Box Score

NOTRE DAME, Ind. (AP) – Luke Harangody had 20 points, 11 rebounds and five assists to pace Notre Dame to an easy 101-69 victory over Bucknell on Tuesday night.

Ben Hansbrough added 16 points and five assists for the Fighting Irish (11-2), and Tim Abromaitis had 15 points. The Irish dominated from the start, hitting their first five shots to open a 15-4 lead while the Bison were just 2 of 12 from the floor. By the time the Irish missed their first 2-point shot, a jumper inside by Abromaitis, they were ahead 29-12.

In the first half, the Irish made nine 3-pointers and shot 63 percent while the Bison shot just 24 percent. Notre Dame led 49-22 at halftime.

Bryson Johnson scored 17 points for Bucknell (4-8), which lost its fifth straight.