Stanford vs Notre Dame Wrap - Notre Dame Wins 20-13
|Stanford vs Notre Dame Wrap - Notre Dame Wins 20-13|
The Fighting Irish were Week 7 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Cardinal by a score of 20-13 at Notre Dame Stadium.
Notre Dame won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 42.5.
Everett Golson completed 12 of 24 pass attempts for 141 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Stepfan Taylor rushed for 102 yards for Stanford, while Anthony Wilkerson added 12 yards. Josh Nunes threw for 125 yards for the Cardinal, while receivers Zach Ertz and Drew Terrell had 55 and 37 yards respectively.
Stanford lost the offensive yardage battle to Notre Dame 334-272 yards in Saturday's game. Notre Dame had more first downs as that total ended up 19-13.
Stanford lost the time of possession battle 31:26/28:34, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Notre Dame heads into a Week 8 battle against BYU. Stanford, meanwhile, will have their next action against California.