South Bend, IN (Sports Network) - Scott Martin scored 22 points and Jack Cooley contributed 19 with 13 rebounds, as 21st-ranked Notre Dame emerged from a two-week break with a dominant 93-74 win over Seton Hall at the Joyce Center.
Eric Atkins chipped in 17 points and 10 assists for the Fighting Irish (13-1, 1-0 Big East), who hadn't played since an 89-67 victory over Niagara on Dec. 21. Notre Dame has won 11 straight since its lone loss of the season on Nov. 16 against Saint Joseph's.
Fuquan Edwin and Aaron Cosby each scored 21 points for Seton Hall (12-3, 1-1), which was coming off a 73-72 win at DePaul in its Big East opener Wednesday. The Pirates had a seven-game winning streak stopped, losing for the first time since a 72-67 setback against LSU on Nov. 29.