Maryland Falls 45-21 to Fighting Irish - Recap
|Maryland Falls 45-21 to Fighting Irish - Recap|
Notre Dame got a 136-yard performance from Jonas Gray as a key part of its 45-21 victory over the Terrapins on Saturday at FedExField.
The Fighting Irish were a 20.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 57.5.
Tommy Rees completed 30 of 38 pass attempts for 296 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
D.J. Adams rushed for 55 yards for Maryland, while Davin Meggett added 37 yards. Danny O'Brien threw for 132 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Quintin McCree and Kerry Boykins had 76 and 37 yards respectively.
Notre Dame outgained Maryland 508-364 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-20 by the Fighting Irish.
The time of possession battle favored Notre Dame as their offense was on the field for 34:30, longer than the 25:30 of their opponents.
Next game, Notre Dame takes its act home to face Boston College looking for another win. For Maryland, they head on the road to face Wake Forest.