Found March 06, 2013 on Backyard Sports Blog:
As Irish senior Jack Cooley was getting his senior night send-off from the Notre Dame crowd, St. John's Dominic Pointer got into a fight with Cameron Biedschied. Things got real, and Pointer landed a couple punches to Biedschied’s face. Both players were sent off for the night, and from the looks of it, Pointer can expect a couple more games to be added on.  We couldn't see the very start of the brawl, but being down by 26 points at the time, we are going to go ahead and point the finger at Pointer. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook

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