ND Basketball team holds Banquet

The Notre Dame basketball team held its season ending banquet this evening at the Joyce Center.

The Irish honored seniors Colin Falls and Russell Carter as the team's Co-MVPs.

Carter is coming off an outstanding performance at the Portsmouth Invitational, a major NBA pre-draft camp. Carter led his team to the tournament championship. In the finals, he scored an impressive 28 points on 12-17 shooting, 9 rebounds and three steals. For the three game tourney, Carter averaged 19.6 PPG and shot a remarkable 60% from the field.

Falls is coming off a tremendous senior season where he became the Big East's all-time three-point shooter, surpassing Gerry McNamara of Syracuse.

Head Coach Mike Brey's Big East Coach of the Year trophy was on display for the many in attendance to see.

Other awards:
Best Defensive Player: Tory Jackson
Top Student-Athlete: Luke Zeller
Most Improved Player: Zach Hillesland
Outstanding Freshmen: Tory Jackson/Luke Harandogy


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