Scores

Final

Michigan State 30

(1-2, 0-1 away)

Notre Dame 33

(2-1)

Coverage: NBC

3:30 PM ET, September 19, 2009

Notre Dame Stadium, Notre Dame, IN

1 2 3 4 T
MSU 3 14 6 730
ND 13 3 10 733

Top Performers

Passing: J. Clausen (ND) - 300 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: A. Allen Jr. (ND) - 23 CAR, 115 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: G. Tate (ND) - 7 REC, 127 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMSUND
TD12:21Armando Allen Jr 13 Yd Run (Nick Tausch Kick) 07
FG07:11Brett Swenson 43 Yd 37
TD04:59Michael Floyd 22 Yd Pass From Jimmy Clausen (Pat Failed) 313
SECOND QUARTERMSUND
TD09:30Blair White 30 Yd Pass From Keshawn Martin (Brett Swenson Kick) 1013
FG03:14Nick Tausch 22 Yd 1016
TD01:01Larry Caper 1 Yd Run (Brett Swenson Kick) 1716
THIRD QUARTERMSUND
TD11:49Robby Parris 5 Yd Pass From Armando Allen Jr (Nick Tausch Kick) 1723
FG05:34Nick Tausch 46 Yd 1726
TD01:24Larry Caper 7 Yd Run (Pat Blocked) 2326
FOURTH QUARTERMSUND
TD09:33Blair White 17 Yd Pass From Kirk Cousins (Brett Swenson Kick) 3026
TD05:18Golden Tate 33 Yd Pass From Jimmy Clausen (Nick Tausch Kick) 3033

Team Stat Comparison

 
MSU
ND
1st Downs2725
3rd down efficiency
5-105-11
4th down efficiency
0-01-1
Total Yards459437
Passing354304
Comp-Att
26-4024-34
Yards per pass
8.98.9
Rushing105133
Rushing Attempts
2537
Yards per rush
4.23.6
Penalties6-4011-99
Turnovers21
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
11
Possession25:3034:30
Michigan State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
K. Cousins23/353028.61175.4
K. Martin1/13030.010100.0
K. Nichol2/4225.50059.4
Team26/403548.921-
Notre Dame Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
J. Clausen22/313009.72047.2
A. Allen Jr1/155.010100.0
D. Crist1/2-1-0.5012.1
Team24/343048.931-
Michigan State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
L. Caper12514.3211
C. Ray3237.7018
G. Winston6142.305
K. Nichol2147.009
K. Cousins231.504
Team251054.2218
Notre Dame Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Allen Jr231155.0113
J. Gray4246.0015
J. Clausen7-1-0.109
G. Tate1-1-1.000
-. Team2-4-2.000
Team371333.6115
Michigan State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Dell612120.2057
B. White67512.5230
B. Cunningham77410.6016
B. Linthicum33411.3016
C. Gantt23115.5025
C. Ray11414.0014
D. Sims155.005
Team2635413.6257
Notre Dame Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
G. Tate712718.1154
K. Rudolph69515.8052
M. Floyd23819.0122
D. Kamara3237.7010
R. Parris3165.316
A. Allen Jr263.005
R. Hughes1-1-1.000
Team2430412.7354
Michigan State Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
T. Robinson100
Team100
Notre Dame Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
K. McCarthy1200
Team1200
Michigan State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Winston715422.034
Team715422.034
Notre Dame Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
T. Riddick410726.838
B. Gallup Jr11818.018
Team512525.038
Michigan State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Notre Dame Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Tate22311.523
Team22311.523
Michigan State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Swenson1/250.0433/46
Team1/250.0433/46
Notre Dame Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Tausch2/2100.0463/49
Team2/2100.0463/49
Michigan State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Bates313545.00252
Team313545.00252
Notre Dame Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
E. Maust312441.30149
Team312441.30149
ATTENDANCE: 80,795