Notre Dame basketball guard Matt Farrell got a nice early holiday surprise after tonight’s win against Colgate.
Matt’s brother, Bo, is serving in Afghanistan and sent a post-game video message along to his brother after Monday’s win.
It was heartfelt, but what came next was even better.
Irish guard Matt Farrell's brother Bo sent video message from Afghanistan… Except he wasn't in Afghanistan! He was in the arena! Watch! pic.twitter.com/ICXeSs3Bb0
— Angelo Di Carlo (@angdicarlowndu) December 20, 2016
— Becky Malewitz (@BeckyMalewitz) December 20, 2016
The Irish, ranked No. 25 in the nation, improved to 10-2 with a 77-62 win against Colgate. Farrell had 13 points, 6 assists and 4 rebounds.