Scores

Final

(15) Michigan State 13

(2-1, 0-1 away)

Notre Dame 31

(1-2, 1-1 home)

Coverage: NBC

3:30 PM ET, September 17, 2011

Notre Dame Stadium, Notre Dame, IN

1 2 3 4 T
#15MSU 3 7 0 313
ND 14 7 7 331

Top Performers

Passing: K. Cousins (MSU) - 329 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Wood (ND) - 14 CAR, 61 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: B. Cunningham (MSU) - 12 REC, 158 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMSUND
TD10:41Cierre Wood 22 Yd Run (David Ruffer Kick) 07
FG01:32Dan Conroy 40 Yd 37
TD01:20George Atkinson III 89 Yd Kickoff Return (David Ruffer Kick) 314
SECOND QUARTERMSUND
TD11:57Dion Sims 6 Yd Pass From Kirk Cousins (Dan Conroy Kick) 1014
TD03:36Cierre Wood 6 Yd Run (David Ruffer Kick) 1021
THIRD QUARTERMSUND
TD09:30TJ Jones 26 Yd Pass From Tommy Rees (David Ruffer Kick) 1028
FOURTH QUARTERMSUND
FG10:56Dan Conroy 35 Yd 1328
FG03:11David Ruffer 33 Yd 1331

Team Stat Comparison

 
MSU
ND
1st Downs2118
3rd down efficiency
5-175-12
4th down efficiency
1-30-0
Total Yards358275
Passing329161
Comp-Att
34-5418-26
Yards per pass
6.16.2
Rushing29114
Rushing Attempts
2332
Yards per rush
1.33.6
Penalties12-866-53
Turnovers23
Fumbles lost
12
Interceptions thrown
11
Possession32:2827:32
Michigan State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
K. Cousins34/533296.21129.5
B. Sonntag0/100.0000.0
Team34/543296.111-
Notre Dame Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
T. Rees18/261616.21147.4
Team18/261616.211-
Michigan State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
L. Bell7273.908
E. Baker10262.606
B. Cunningham1-1-1.000
K. Martin1-3-3.000
K. Cousins4-20-5.001
Team23291.308
Notre Dame Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Gray12655.4014
C. Wood14614.4222
-. Team2-5-2.500
T. Rees4-7-1.802
Team321143.6222
Michigan State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
B. Cunningham1215813.2025
D. Sims33812.7121
K. Martin5326.4013
L. Caper4256.3011
L. Bell5234.608
T. Anderson12121.0021
E. Baker2157.508
K. Nichol199.009
B. Linthicum188.008
Team343299.7125
Notre Dame Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Floyd68414.0033
T. Jones34013.3126
T. Eifert22512.5016
T. Riddick177.007
C. Wood650.807
Team181618.9133
Michigan State Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
K. Drummond1340
Team1340
Notre Dame Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
R. Blanton1820
Team1820
Michigan State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
N. Hill412932.342
Team412932.342
Notre Dame Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Atkinson III414235.589
Team414235.589
Michigan State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Notre Dame Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
J. Goodman2-3-1.51
Team2-3-1.51
Michigan State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
D. Conroy2/2100.0401/17
Team2/2100.0401/17
Notre Dame Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
D. Ruffer1/1100.0334/47
Team1/1100.0334/47
Michigan State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Sadler623839.71155
Team623839.71155
Notre Dame Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
B. Turk416641.50250
Team416641.50250
ATTENDANCE: 80,795