Workers updated the number on a banner at Purcell Pavilion to “393” Saturday shortly after Notre Dame’s game against Georgia Tech.
It indicated one more step to school history for coach Mike Brey.
Brey tied Digger Phelps for the most career victories as Notre Dame’s men’s basketball coach, earning No. 393 when the Irish defeated the Yellow Jackets 68-59.
“It’s amazing,” Brey said. “I’m honored to be here that long. To be able to coach at this very special place for 18 years has been awesome. I would really like to get this over with sooner than later, so we can concentrate on the ACC race.
“But it has been an honor to be here that long and to have the support...