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Boston College Falls 21-6 to Fighting Irish - Recap

Theo Riddick tore up the turf for 104 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Fighting Irish to a 21-6 win over the Eagles at Alumni Stadium.

Notre Dame won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 20-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 49.5.

Everett Golson completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 200 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Rolandan Finch rushed for 40 yards for Boston College, while Alex Amidon added 14 yards. Chase Rettig threw for 247 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Alex Amidon and Spiffy Evans had 84 and 47 yards respectively.

Notre Dame outgained Boston College 393-300 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Fighting Irish.

The time of possession battle favored Notre Dame as their offense was on the field for 32:23, longer than the 27:37 of their opponents.

Next game, Notre Dame takes its act home to face Wake Forest looking for another win. For Boston College, they head home to face Virginia Tech.