Scores

Final

Notre Dame 7

(2-1)

Michigan State 23

(3-1, 3-0 home)

3:30 PM ET, September 20, 2008

Spartan Stadium, EAST LANSING, MI

1 2 3 4 T
ND 0 0 0 77
MSU 3 7 3 1023

Top Performers

Passing: J. Clausen (ND) - 242 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: J. Ringer (MSU) - 39 CAR, 201 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: M. Floyd (ND) - 7 REC, 86 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNDMSU
FG11:14Brett Swenson 45 Yd 03
SECOND QUARTERNDMSU
TD03:28Javon Ringer 1 Yd Run (Brett Swenson Kick) 010
THIRD QUARTERNDMSU
FG05:32Brett Swenson 26 Yd 013
FOURTH QUARTERNDMSU
TD14:51Michael Floyd 26 Yd Pass From Jimmy Clausen (Brandon Walker Kick) 713
FG09:10Brett Swenson 23 Yd 716
TD02:16Javon Ringer 1 Yd Run (Brett Swenson Kick) 723

Team Stat Comparison

 
ND
MSU
1st Downs1816
3rd down efficiency
6-136-15
4th down efficiency
0-11-1
Total Yards258346
Passing242143
Comp-Att
24-4112-26
Yards per pass
5.95.5
Rushing16203
Rushing Attempts
2243
Yards per rush
0.74.7
Penalties5-246-65
Turnovers31
Fumbles lost
11
Interceptions thrown
20
Possession26:1533:45
Notre Dame Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
J. Clausen24/412425.91233.3
Team24/412425.912-
Michigan State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
B. Hoyer12/261435.50042.7
Team12/261435.500-
Notre Dame Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
G. Tate12424.0024
J. Aldridge4133.309
R. Hughes591.807
A. Allen Jr681.305
-. Team1-7-7.000
J. Clausen5-31-6.204
Team22160.7024
Michigan State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Ringer392015.2263
B. Hoyer263.003
-. Team2-4-2.000
Team432034.7263
Notre Dame Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Floyd78612.3126
G. Tate58316.6030
K. Rudolph22914.5018
R. Parris4225.5012
A. Allen Jr5204.0013
W. Yeatman122.002
Team2424210.1130
Michigan State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Dell48020.0028
B. Cunningham12222.0022
B. White2199.5012
G. Celek2157.509
D. Curry144.004
A. Hawken133.003
J. Ringer100.000
Team1214311.9028
Notre Dame Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Michigan State Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
O. Wiley200
Team200
Notre Dame Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Allen Jr514729.453
Team514729.453
Michigan State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Jimmerson12525.025
J. Ringer12222.022
Team24723.525
Notre Dame Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Allen Jr3237.718
Team3237.718
Michigan State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
O. Wiley11010.010
Team11010.010
Notre Dame Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Walker0/20.0--1/11
Team0/20.0--1/11
Michigan State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Swenson3/3100.0452/211
Team3/3100.0452/211
Notre Dame Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
E. Maust520440.80246
Team520440.80246
Michigan State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Bates522645.21152
Team522645.21152
ATTENDANCE: 76,366