. FAST FACTS
Today: USF vs. No. 24 Notre Dame
When/where: Noon; Sun Dome, Tampa
TV/radio: Ch. 28; 98.7-FM, 1010-AM
Records: USF 10-8, 1-5 Big East; Notre Dame 15-4, 3-3
Notable: Notre Dame captain Scott Martin (knee) is out. The Irish are the Big East's best shooting team in conference play at 46.8 percent; USF (37.8) is the league's worst. Senior G Jawanza Poland (10.8 ppg) is a point from taking USF's scoring lead from junior Victor Rudd (10.9), who is 2-for-10 on 3-pointers in the past two games.
Greg Auman, Times staff writer