Notre Dame Defeats Temple 28-6 - Recap
Tommy Rees led the way with 346 passing yards on Saturday as the Fighting Irish picked up a 28-6 victory over the Owls at Notre Dame Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Fighting Irish were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 27.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 52.5.
Amir Carlisle rushed for 68 yards, while Cam McDaniel added 65 yards in the win. TJ Jones and DaVaris Daniels added 138 and 69 receiving yards respectively.
Connor Reilly rushed for 65 yards for Temple, while Zaire Williams added 33 yards. Connor Reilly threw for 228 yards for the Owls, while receivers Ryan Alderman and Chris Coyer had 65 and 39 yards respectively.
Temple lost the offensive yardage battle to Notre Dame 543-362 yards in Saturday's game. Temple had more first downs as that total ended up 25-21.
The time of possession battle favored Notre Dame as their offense was on the field for 31:53, longer than the 28:07 of their opponents.
Notre Dame looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Michigan. Temple will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.