Syracuse 24, Notre Dame 23
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Syracuse 3 7 0 14 24 Final 
Notre Dame 3 10 10 0 23  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Orange - Fighting Irish 
  1st Quarter
 Fighting Irish FG Brandon Walker kicked a 34-yard field goal 0 - 3 
 
 Orange FG Patrick Shadle kicked a 48-yard field goal 3 - 3 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Orange TD Curtis Brinkley rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Patrick Shadle made PAT) 10 - 3 
 
 Fighting Irish FG Brandon Walker kicked a 45-yard field goal 10 - 6 
 
 Fighting Irish TD Jimmy Clausen passed to Golden Tate to the left for 35 yard gain (Brandon Walker made PAT) 10 - 13 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Fighting Irish TD Jimmy Clausen passed to Golden Tate to the left for 36 yard gain (Brandon Walker made PAT) 10 - 20 
 
 Fighting Irish FG Brandon Walker kicked a 23-yard field goal 10 - 23 
 
  4th Quarter
 Orange TD Antwon Bailey rushed up the middle for 26 yard gain (Patrick Shadle made PAT) 17 - 23 
 
 Orange TD Cameron Dantley passed to Donte Davis down the middle for 11 yard gain (Patrick Shadle made PAT) 24 - 23 
 
 Team Statistics
  Orange Fighting Irish 
  First Downs 18 16 
    Passing 8 11 
    Rushing 9
    Penalty 1
  Third Down Efficiency 6-13 4-16 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0 2-3 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 317 332 
    Total Plays 62 69 
    Average Gain Per Play 5.1 4.8 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 170 41 
    Rushes 36 28 
    Average Per Rush 4.7 1.5 
  NET YARDS PASSING 147 291 
    Completions-Attempts 14-26 22-41 
    Yards Per Pass Play 5.7 7.1 
    Times Sacked 2
    Yards Lost to Sacks 7 23 
    Had Intercepted 0
  PUNTS 5 4 
    Average Punt 29.0 43.0 
  PENALTIES 7 5 
    Penalty Yards 50 50 
  FUMBLES 2 0 
    Fumbles Lost 2
 Passing                  
 Syracuse Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 C. Dantley 13 25 122 52.0 4.9 2 7 1
 A. Bailey 1 1 25 100.0 25.0 0 0 0
 Notre Dame Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 J. Clausen 22 39 291 56.4 7.5 2 23 2
 Rushing            
 Syracuse Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 A. Bailey 16 126 7.9 26 1
 C. Brinkley 17 44 2.6 6 1
 C. Dantley 3 0 0.0 7 0
 Notre Dame Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 A. Allen 17 52 3.1 9 0
 D. Grimes 1 5 5.0 5 0
 G. Tate 1 5 5.0 5 0
 J. Aldridge 6 0 0.0 5 0
 J. Clausen 3 -21 -7.0 2 0
 Receiving            
 Syracuse Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 D. Davis 2 34 17.0 23 1
 N. Provo 2 28 14.0 17 0
 D. Sheeran 1 25 25.0 25 0
 D. Merkerson 2 19 9.5 12 0
 M. Sales 2 18 9.0 13 0
 T. Fiammetta 2 17 8.5 9 0
 V. Chew 1 5 5.0 5 0
 C. Brinkley 1 1 1.0 1 0
 A. Bailey 1 0 0.0 0 0
 Notre Dame Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 G. Tate 7 146 20.9 40 2
 D. Grimes 7 83 11.9 31 0
 K. Rudolph 3 29 9.7 13 0
 D. Kamara 1 14 14.0 14 0
 A. Allen 3 13 4.3 6 0
 J. Aldridge 1 6 6.0 6 0
 Kicking              
 Syracuse XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 P. Shadle 3 3 1 2 48 50.0
 Notre Dame XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 B. Walker 2 2 3 6 45 50.0 11 
 Punting            
 Syracuse Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 R. Long 5 29.0 39 1 1
 Notre Dame Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 E. Maust 4 43.0 49 0 2
 Kick/Punt Returns
 Syracuse PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 M. Holmes 0 0 0.0 0 0 5 94 18.8 29
 A. Bailey 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 2 2.0 2
 R. Howard 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
 Notre Dame PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 G. Tate 0 0 0.0 0 0 4 72 18.0 30
 J. Aldridge 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 15 15.0 15
 R. McNeil 1 3 3.0 3 0 0 0 0.0 0

Updated on Tuesday, Nov 25, 2008 3:56 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Syracuse
A. Bailey A. Bailey, WR
1 Rec, 0 yd
16 Rush, 126 yds, 1 TD
 Notre Dame
G. Tate G. Tate, WR
7 Rec, 146 yds
2 TDs

 Independents (FBS) Box Scores
Saturday, Nov 22
Army 3
Rutgers 30
Final

Syracuse 24
Notre Dame 23
Final