Photo Gallery: Fighting Irish defeat Wolverines in NCAA East Regional Round 1


By: Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — V.J. Beacham scored 18 points, including the 3-pointer that gave Notre Dame the lead for good, and the sixth-seeded Fighting Irish beat 11th-seeded Michigan 70-63 on Friday night in the first round of the East Regional at Barclays Center.

Notre Dame will face 14th-seeded Stephen F. Austin in the second round on Sunday.