Fighting Irish vs Boilermakers Final: 38-10 - Recap
|Fighting Irish vs Boilermakers Final: 38-10 - Recap|
Cierre Wood tore up the turf for 191 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Fighting Irish to a 38-10 win over the Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium.
Notre Dame won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 48.5.
Tommy Rees completed 24 of 40 pass attempts for 254 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Akeem Hunt rushed for 25 yards for Purdue, while Ralph Bolden added 17 yards. Caleb TerBush threw for 101 yards for the Boilermakers, while receivers Antavian Edison and Justin Siller had 105 and 26 yards respectively.
Purdue lost the offensive yardage battle to Notre Dame 551-276 yards in Saturday's game. Notre Dame had more first downs as that total ended up 34-17.
Notre Dame led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:11/26:49 split in that important category.
Notre Dame looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Air Force. Purdue will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.