Scores

Final

Notre Dame 3

(6-6, 2-4 away)

(5) USC 38

(10-1, 6-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN

8:00 PM ET, November 29, 2008

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, CA

1 2 3 4 T
ND 0 0 0 33
#5USC 7 17 7 738

Top Performers

Passing: M. Sanchez (USC) - 267 YDS, 2 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: J. McKnight (USC) - 4 CAR, 63 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: D. Williams (USC) - 7 REC, 86 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNDUSC
TD04:06Stafon Johnson 2 Yd Run (David Buehler Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERNDUSC
TD09:05Joe McKnight 55 Yd Run (David Buehler Kick) 014
TD04:38Damian Williams 12 Yd Pass From Mark Sanchez (David Buehler Kick) 021
FG00:24David Buehler 35 Yd 024
THIRD QUARTERNDUSC
TD05:03C.J. Gable 1 Yd Run (David Buehler Kick) 031
FOURTH QUARTERNDUSC
FG11:45Brandon Walker 41 Yd 331
TD07:57Patrick Turner 17 Yd Pass From Mark Sanchez (David Buehler Kick) 338

Team Stat Comparison

 
ND
USC
1st Downs422
3rd down efficiency
2-145-11
4th down efficiency
0-10-1
Total Yards91449
Passing41274
Comp-Att
11-2223-33
Yards per pass
1.98.3
Rushing50175
Rushing Attempts
2733
Yards per rush
1.95.3
Penalties2-228-80
Turnovers33
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
23
Possession25:5934:01
Notre Dame Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
J. Clausen11/22411.9020.9
Team11/22411.902-
USC Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
M. Sanchez22/312678.62260.6
M. Mustain1/273.5010.6
Team23/332748.323-
Notre Dame Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Aldridge12584.8016
R. Hughes571.403
A. Allen Jr471.808
J. Clausen6-22-3.707
Team27501.9016
USC Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. McKnight46315.8155
M. Tyler7588.3024
C. Gable10272.718
S. Johnson5265.2112
M. Sanchez520.4014
R. Johnson100.000
-. Team1-1-1.000
Team331755.3355
Notre Dame Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
G. Tate2157.508
R. Hughes393.0011
D. Kamara177.007
K. Rudolph144.004
A. Allen Jr331.005
A. Schwapp133.003
Team11413.7011
USC Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
D. Williams78612.3124
P. Turner68313.8130
S. Havili13939.0039
A. McCoy22613.0017
R. Johnson22412.0020
S. Johnson199.009
B. Carswell177.007
J. McKnight300.0015
Team2327411.9239
Notre Dame Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
G. Gray1240
K. McCarthy180
R. Blanton100
Team3320
USC Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
K. Maiava120
C. Harris100
Team220
Notre Dame Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Allen Jr25226.027
G. Tate11818.018
Team37023.327
USC Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Goodman11313.013
R. Johnson199.09
Team22211.013
Notre Dame Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
USC Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
S. Johnson4184.510
J. McKnight263.04
Team6244.010
Notre Dame Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Walker1/1100.0410/03
Team1/1100.0410/03
USC Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
D. Buehler1/1100.0355/58
Team1/1100.0355/58
Notre Dame Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
E. Maust832340.40154
Team832340.40154
USC Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
G. Woidneck412932.30137
Team412932.30137
ATTENDANCE: 90,689