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NCAA Tournament: Northeastern vs. Notre Dame

No. 3 Notre Dame defeated No. 14 Northeastern, 69-65, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh.

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish mascot, the Notre
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The Notre Dame Fighting Irish mascot, the Notre Dame Leprechaun, performs in the first half against the Northeastern Huskies during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at CONSOL Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: T.J. Williams #10
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: T.J. Williams #10 of the Northeastern Huskies drives against Demetrius Jackson #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Notre Dame's Jerian Grant (22) shoots around Northeastern's
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Notre Dame's Jerian Grant (22) shoots around Northeastern's Reggie Spencer, right, during the first half of a second round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Northeastern Huskies cheerleaders perform in the first half
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Northeastern Huskies cheerleaders perform in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at CONSOL Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: David Walker #4
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: David Walker #4 of the Northeastern Huskies celebrates a three-point shot in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike Brey of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish reacts in the first half against the Northeastern Huskies during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Bill
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Bill Coen of the Northeastern Huskies reacts in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Scott Eatherton #43
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Scott Eatherton #43 of the Northeastern Huskies looks to pass against Bonzie Colson #35 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Jerian Grant #22
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Jerian Grant #22 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shoots over Quincy Ford #12 of the Northeastern Huskies in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Northeastern's T.J. Williams (10) drives against Notre Dame's
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Northeastern's T.J. Williams (10) drives against Notre Dame's Jerian Grant during the first half of a second round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike Brey of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish looks on in the first half against the Northeastern Huskies during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Northeastern's Zach Stahl (33) passes as Notre Dame's
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Northeastern's Zach Stahl (33) passes as Notre Dame's Zach Auguste (30) defends during the first half of a second round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Zach Stahl #33
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Zach Stahl #33 of the Northeastern Huskies reacts as Austin Torres #1 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish looks on in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Zach Stahl #33
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Zach Stahl #33 of the Northeastern Huskies vies for posession with Demetrius Jackson #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson, front, rolls on the
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Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson, front, rolls on the floor after trying to stop Northeastern's Scott Eatherton (43) who shoots during the second half of an NCAA tournament second round college basketball game, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: The Notre Dame
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: The Notre Dame Fighting Irish band performs in the second half against the Northeastern Huskies during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Pat Connaughton #24
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Pat Connaughton #24 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish goes up against Zach Stahl #33 of the Northeastern Huskies in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Pat Connaughton #24
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Pat Connaughton #24 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish goes up against Zach Stahl #33 of the Northeastern Huskies in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson (11) tries to block
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Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson (11) tries to block a shot by Northeastern's Scott Eatherton during the second half of an NCAA tournament second round college basketball game, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish drives against the Northeastern Huskies in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Scott Eatherton #43
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Scott Eatherton #43 of the Northeastern Huskies drives against Zach Auguste #30 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: T.J. Williams #10
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: T.J. Williams #10 of the Northeastern Huskies drives past Demetrius Jackson #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and T.J. Williams #10 of the Northeastern Huskies vie for posession in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Steve Vasturia #32 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and T.J. Williams #10 of the Northeastern Huskies vie for posession in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Paws, the Northeastern
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Paws, the Northeastern Huskies mascot performs in the second half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Notre Dame's Zach Auguste (30) drives past Northeastern's
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Notre Dame's Zach Auguste (30) drives past Northeastern's Reggie Spencer (44) to shoot during the second half of a second round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Jerian Grant #22
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PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 19: Jerian Grant #22 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shoots against Quincy Ford #12 of the Northeastern Huskies in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Northeastern fans cheer before a second round game
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Northeastern fans cheer before a second round game against Notre Dame in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

The Notre Dame band plays before the start
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The Notre Dame band plays before the start of an NCAA Tournament second-round game against Northeastern, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh.

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