Sun Sentinel
Football Bowl Subdivision
WEEKLY SCHEDULE
12345
678910
1112131415
161718
NCAA Boxscore - Michigan State at Notre Dame

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Michigan State370313
Notre Dame1477331


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Notre Dame Touchdown - 22-yard run by Cierre Wood.   (David Ruffer extra point is good.). 10:41 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Field Goal - 40-yarder by Dan Conroy.  1:32 Time Remaining.
Notre Dame Touchdown - 89-yard kickoff return by George Atkinson III.   (David Ruffer extra point is good.). 1:20 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Michigan State Touchdown - 6-yard pass from Kirk Cousins to Dion Sims.   (Dan Conroy extra point is good.). 11:57 Time Remaining.
Notre Dame Touchdown - 6-yard run by Cierre Wood.   (David Ruffer extra point is good.). 3:36 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Notre Dame Touchdown - 26-yard pass from Tommy Rees to T.J. Jones.   (David Ruffer extra point is good.). 9:30 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Michigan State Field Goal - 35-yarder by Dan Conroy.  10:56 Time Remaining.
Notre Dame Field Goal - 33-yarder by David Ruffer.  3:11 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: John O`NeillUmpire:Mike Pilarski
Line Judge: Paul EngelbertsSide Judge:John Hayes
Head Linesman: Tripp SutterBack Judge:Jack Lyman
Field Judge: Henry Zaborniak 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 80795Time:3:19

Final Team Statistics
 Michigan StateNotre Dame
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS2118
By Rushing16
By Passing188
By Penalty24
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY5-17-29.05-12-42.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY1-3-330-0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS358275
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)7758
Avg. gain per offensive play4.64.7
NET YARDS RUSHING29114
Total Rushing Plays2332
Avg. gain per rushing play1.33.6
NET YARDS PASSING329161
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass2-181-7
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED54-34-126-18-1
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)6.16.2
PUNTS Number and average6-39.74-41.5
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)3479
No. and Yards Punt Returns0-02--3
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns4-1294-142
No. and Yards Interception Returns1-341-82
PENALTIES No. and Yards12-866-53
FUMBLES No. and Lost1-13-2
TOUCHDOWNS14
Rushing02
Passing11
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts1-14-4
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts2-21-1
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE1331
TIME OF POSSESSION32:28 27:32

Final Individual Statistics
Michigan StateNotre Dame
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
L.Bell 7273.980
E.Baker 10262.660
B.Cunningham 1-1-1.000
K.Martin 1-3-3.000
K.Cousins 4-20-5.010
Total23291.380
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
J.Gray 12655.4140
C.Wood 14614.4222
TEAM 2-5-2.500
T.Rees 4-7-1.820
      
Total321143.6222
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
K.Cousins 533432921251
B.Sonntag 1000000
Total543432921251
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Rees 261816111331
        
Total261816111331
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
B.Cunningham 1215813.2250
K.Martin 5326.4130
L.Bell 5234.680
L.Caper 4256.3110
D.Sims 33812.7211
E.Baker 2157.580
T.Anderson 12121.0210
K.Nichol 199.090
B.Linthicum 188.080
Total343299.7251
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
M.Floyd 68414.0330
C.Wood 650.870
T.Jones 34013.3261
T.Eifert 22512.5160
T.Riddick 177.070
      
      
      
      
Total181618.9331
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
K.Drummond 134340
Total134340
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
R.Blanton 182820
Total182820
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
M.Sadler 623839.7155
Total623839.7155
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
B.Turk 416641.5250
Total416641.5250
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
J.Goodman 2-310
Total2-310
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
N.Hill 4129420
Total4129420
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
G.Atkinson III 4142891
Total4142891
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
D.Conroy 2/2100.0401/17
Total2/2100.0401/17
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
D.Ruffer 1/1100.0334/47
Total1/1100.0334/47

Michigan State
FUMBLESFUMLOST
K.Cousins 11
Total11
Notre Dame
FUMBLESFUMLOST
G.Atkinson III 10
J.Goodman 11
T.Rees 11
Total32