Purdue vs Notre Dame Wrap - Notre Dame Wins 20-17

Purdue vs Notre Dame Wrap - Notre Dame Wins 20-17

The Boilermakers came up short against the Fighting Irish in Week 2 action on Saturday, falling 20-17 at Notre Dame Stadium.

The Fighting Irish earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 53.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.

Everett Golson completed 21 of 31 pass attempts for 289 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Akeem Shavers rushed for 37 yards for Purdue, while Caleb TerBush added 27 yards. Robert Marve threw for 119 yards for the Boilermakers, while receivers O.J. Ross and Antavian Edison had 73 and 50 yards respectively.

Notre Dame outgained Purdue 376-288 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-14 by the Fighting Irish.

Purdue lost the time of possession battle 34:14/25:46, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Notre Dame looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Michigan State. Purdue will aim to get back on the winning track vs Eastern Michigan.