Florida State Seminoles

Great 3-point night doesn't mean a win for No. 15 Notre Dame

When teams make 15 or more 3-pointers while shooting over 65 percent from beyond the arc, it is usually a sure sign of a win.

Except in this case, it didn't happen for Notre Dame.

Per College Basketball Reference , the 15th-ranked Fighting Irish are the 19th team since 2010-11 to make 15 or more 3-pointers while shooting over 70 percent from the field. They are also the first to lose.

No. 10 Florida State managed to survive the onslaught from long range for an 83-80 victory at the Tucker Center on Wednesday night. The Fighting Irish were 15 of 21 from beyond the arc, including 9 of 12 in the second half, as they converted 71.4 percent of their 3-point shots.

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