Irish sink Midshipmen

Irish sink Midshipmen

Brady Quinn passed for 288 yards and four touchdowns to lead the No. 7 Notre Dame Fighting Irish to a 42-21 win over the Navy Midshipmen on Saturday.

The Midshipmen scored a touchdown late in the game to come up and cover the 23-point spread that had been given to the Irish. The game’s combined 63 points went OVER the posted over/under (59).

Maurice Stovall had three touchdowns and 131 yards receiving on the day, and Anthony Fasano made four catches for 70 yards and a TD. Darius Walker rushed for 119 yards and a TD on 19 carries for the Irish, and Travis Thomas also added a rushing touchdown.

Lamar Owens and Adam Ballard ran for a TD each in the loss for Navy.