(Notre Dame, IN) J.T. Breveard (South Bend, IN) led all scorers with 24 points, but the Holy Cross men's basketball team could not stop cross - town and conference rival IU-South Bend from sweeping the season series Saturday afternoon in the McKenna Arena.
The Titans led throughout after Dylan Morris connected on 3 of his team leading 17 points at the 16:54 mark in the first half. IUSB extended their lead to 18 at half after a last second lay-up by Kyle Heatherly. The Saints trailed 41 - 23 at the break.
Holy Cross pulled within 9 points midway through the second half after a pair of Taylor Williams (South Bend, IN) free - throws, but Mark Comparato of IUSB responded with a 3-pointer to give the Titans a double digit lead. The Titans used 21 points off turnovers and ran away with a 77 - 61 victory.
Taylor Williams netted 11 and pulled down 13 rebounds for the Saints (2 - 16). Andrew Tullis (Orland, IN) chipped in 10. The Saints will be back in action next Saturday, against Purdue - Calumet.