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Poplar Bluff's Ben Hansbrough has 19 points in #15 Notre Dame win over #2 Pitt

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Ben Hansbrough scored 19 points, Carleton

Scott had 16 and No. 15 Notre Dame upset No. 2 Pittsburgh 56-51 on

Monday night.

Scott went 5 for 6 from 3-point range as Notre Dame (17-4, 6-3

Big East) earned its first road win of the season. Reserve Scott

Martin made three 3s and finished with 10 points.

Gilbert Brown had 13 points for the Panthers (19-2, 7-1), who

shot 40 percent (18 of 45) from the field in their first conference

loss of the season. It also was Pitt's first home loss since Jan.

20, 2010, against Georgetown.

Notre Dame trailed 28-23 at halftime but Hansbrough made a

jumper with 9:25 left to tie it at 39, kicking off a 9-2 spurt for

he Fighting Irish. Scott capped the run with a four-point play.

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