With the win this afternoon at #18 Villanova, the Irish men's basketball team accomplished something that has not happened yet this season in Big East play. The Irish were the first team to win a Big East conference game against a ranked team on the road.
|Jan 26||ND at #18 Villanova||W 90-80|
|Jan 21||Syracuse at #5 Georgetown||L 62-64|
|Jan 19||ND at #5 Georgetown||L 65-84|
|Jan 16||DePaul at #25 Villanova||L 69-76|
|Jan 14||#7 Georgetown at #20 Pitt||L 60-69|
|Jan 12||Seton Hall at #20 Pitt||L 70-84|
|Jan 12||ND at #15 Marquette||L 66-92|
|Jan 12||UConn at #7 Georgetown||L 69-72|
|Jan 8||Seton Hall at #15 Marquette||L 56-61|
|Jan 6||#13 Pitt at #17 Villanova||L 63-64|
|Jan 3||Providence at #10 Marquette||L 67-96|
As Mr. Wednesday pointed out, ND's position as the sole Big East team to win a conference game against a ranked team on the road was rather short lived. Rutgers won at #13 Pitt 77-64 about six hours after the Irish victory.