Spartans Fall 17-13 Against Notre Dame - Game Recap
|Spartans Fall 17-13 Against Notre Dame - Game Recap|
The Fighting Irish grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Spartans on Saturday, winning 17-13 at Notre Dame Stadium.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 4 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for UNDER bettors based on the closing total of 42.5.
Tommy Rees completed 14 of 34 pass attempts for 142 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeremy Langford rushed for 68 yards for Michigan State, while Nick Hill added 34 yards. Connor Cook threw for 135 yards for the Spartans, while receivers Bennie Fowler and Macgarrett Kings had 39 and 33 yards respectively.
Notre Dame was outgained by Michigan State 254-224 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-14 by the Spartans.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan State as their offense was on the field for 30:38, longer than the 29:22 of their opponents.
Notre Dame looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oklahoma. Michigan State will aim to get back on the winning track at Iowa.