Irish too much for Boilermakers

Irish too much for Boilermakers

Jimmy Clausen threw for a career-high 275 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Notre Dame Fighting Irish to a 38-21 victory over the Purdue Boilermakers on Saturday afternoon.

The Irish covered the 1.5-point spread, while the combined score played OVER the day's posted total of 46.5.

Armando Allen Jr. ran for a career-best 134 yards and one touchdown in the win.

Curtis Painter was 29-of-55 passing for 359 yards and two touchdowns for Purdue. Kory Sheets ran for 87 yards and a touchdown.