SUMMARY

Alabama 42,Notre Dame 14

Alabama 14 14 7 7 — 42

Notre Dame 0 0 7 7 — 14

First Quarter

Bama: Lacy 20 run (Shelley kick), 12:03.

Bama: M.Williams 3 pass from A.McCarron (Shelley kick), 6:14.

Second Quarter

Bama: Yeldon 1 run (Shelley kick), 14:56.

Bama: Lacy 11 pass from A.McCarron (Shelley kick), :31.

Third Quarter

Bama: Cooper 34 pass from A.McCarron (Shelley kick), 7:34.

ND: Golson 2 run (Brindza kick), 4:08.

Fourth Quarter

Bama: Cooper 19 pass from A.McCarron (Shelley kick), 11:27.

ND: Riddick 6 pass from Golson (Brindza kick), 7:51.

Attendance: 80,120.

TEAM STATISTICS

Bama ND

FIRST DOWNS 28 16

Rushing 13 3

Passing 14 12

Penalty 1 1

NET YARDS RUSHING 265 32

Rushes Attempts 45 19

Rushing yards 272 56

Rushing yards-lost 7 24

NET YARDS PASSING 264 270

Completed-Att. 20-28 21-36

Had Intercepted 0 1

TOTAL PLAYS 73 55

TOTAL YARDS 529 302

Avg Gain 7.2 5.5

FUMBLES-LOST 0-0 1-0

PENALTIES-YARDS 4-40 3-35

PUNTS-AVERAGE 4-49.2 5-42.8

Punts Returns 1-1 3-2

Kickoffs Returns 2-31 3-47

Interceptions 1-0 0-0

THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY 8-13 2-8

FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY 1-1 0-1

Sacks by 2-16 0-0

TIME OF POSSESSION 38:13 21:47

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING: Alabama, Lacy 20-140, Yeldon 21-108, McCarron 1-9, Drake 3-8. Notre Dame, Riddick 10-37, Wood 4-2, Golson 5-(minus 7).

PASSING: Alabama, McCarron 20-28-0-264. Notre Dame, Golson 21-36-1-270.

RECEIVING: Alabama, Cooper 6-105, Norwood 3-66, M.Williams 3-17, C.Jones 2-40, Lacy 2-17, Shinn 2-14, K.Johnson 1-5, Yeldon 1-0. Notre Dame, T.Jones 7-90, Daniels 6-115, Eifert 6-61, Riddick 1-6, Wood 1-(minus 2).

PUNT RETURNS: Alabama, C.Jones 1-1. Notre Dame, Neal 3-2.

KICKOFF RETURNS: Alabama, C.Jones 2-31. Notre Dame, Atkinson 3-47.

DEFENSE

Alabama

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS: Mosley 5-3-0, Clinton-Dix 4-3-0, Lester 3-3-0, Belue 4-0-0, Collins 3-0-0, Milliner 1-2-0, DePriest 1-2-0, Sunseri 1-1-0, Hubbard 1-1-1, Hayes 2-0-0, Pagan 1-0-0, Dial 0-1-0, C.Jones 0-1-0, G.Smith 1-0-0, Perry 1-0-0, Deval l-0-0, N.Johnson 0-1-0, Stinson 1-0-0, J.Williams 0-1-0, Pettway 1-0-1, Ivory 1-0-0.

Notre Dame

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS: Motta 7-9-0, Te’o 3-7-0, Russell 3-5-0, Farley 4-2-0, Fox 4-2-0, Tuitt 2-3-0, Nix 5-0-0, Jackson 1-3-0, Calabrese 2-1-0, Shembo 1-2-0, Day 1-2-0, Cavalaris 1-1-0, I.Williams 0-1-0, Spond 0-1-0, Shumate 1-0-0, Salvi 0-1-0, Councell 1-0-0, Lewis-Moore 1-0-0.

INTERCEPTIONS: Alabama, Clinton-Dix 1-0. Notre Dame, None.

MISSED FIELD GOALS: None.

OFFICIALS: Referee L.Clark, Ump F.Villar, HL P.Turner, LJ R.Campbell, BJ B.Robinson, SJ K.Kieser. Time: 3:10.