Fighting Irish Down Utah 28-3 - Match Report
|Fighting Irish Down Utah 28-3 - Match Report|
Notre Dame cruised to victory on Saturday, as they ran up a 28-3 score against Utah in Week 11 action at Notre Dame Stadium.
Notre Dame was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Tommy Rees completed 13 of 20 pass attempts for 129 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Matt Asiata rushed for 48 yards for Utah, while Eddie Wide added 21 yards. Jordan Wynn threw for 194 yards for the Utes, while receivers Shaky Smithson and Jereme Brooks had 44 and 33 yards respectively.
Utah outgained Notre Dame 265-256 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-13 by the Utes.
The time of possession battle favored Utah as their offense was on the field for 34:35, longer than the 25:25 of their opponents.
Next game, Notre Dame takes its act home to face Army looking for another win. For Utah, they head on the road to face San Diego State.