NCAA Game Summary - Notre Dame at Boston College|
(Saturday, November 8th)
Final Score: Boston College 17, Notre Dame 0
Chestnut Hill, MA (Sports Network) - Montel Harris rushed for 120 yards on 23
carries, as the Boston College Eagles grabbed a 17-0 victory over the Notre
Dame Fighting Irish in a non-league affair at Alumni Stadium.
Chris Crane only completed 9-of-22 passes for Boston College (6-3), and
finished with just 79 yards and one score.
Jimmy Clausen was dreadful for Notre Dame (5-4), throwing for just 226 yards
on 26-of-46 passing. Clausen was also intercepted four times in the loss, and
The Eagles took a 3-0 late in the first quarter when Steve Aponavicius
connected on a 27-yard field goal.
Boston College's defense got involved in the scoring in the second quarter
when Paul Anderson intercepted Jimmy Clausen and return the ball 76 yards for
The Eagles pushed their lead to 17-0 early in the third quarter when Crane
connected with Brandon Robinson for a nine-yard scoring strike.
The defense did the rest for Boston College, as the unit did not allow Notre
Dame to fine the scoreboard.
This was the first shutout by either team in the all-time series which began
during the 1975 campaign.
11/09 00:14:35 ET