Michigan State 31, Notre Dame 14

Boxscore
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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 0:22
  TD   Notre Dame 0 - Michigan State 7
Kellen Davis 3 yd. pass from Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson kick)
1st Quarter - 7:05
  TD   Notre Dame 0 - Michigan State 14
Devin Thomas 7 yd. pass from Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson kick)
1st Quarter - 10:01
  TD   Notre Dame 7 - Michigan State 14
Travis Thomas 1 yd. run (Brandon Walker kick)
2nd Quarter - 10:41
  TD   Notre Dame 14 - Michigan State 14
Robert Hughes 3 yd. run (Brandon Walker kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:19
  FG   Notre Dame 14 - Michigan State 17
Brett Swenson 27 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 2:45
  TD   Notre Dame 14 - Michigan State 24
Kellen Davis 30 yd. pass from Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson kick)
3rd Quarter - 12:05
  TD   Notre Dame 14 - Michigan State 31
Mark Dell 16 yd. pass from Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson kick)

Team Stats

  Michigan State Notre Dame
Score 31 14
First downs 19 9
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-15 (40%) 4-for-15 (27%)
4th Down Efficiency 2-for-2 (100%) 1-for-2 (50%)
Total Yards 354 203
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 49-219 35-117
    Average Per Rush 4.5 3.3
Passing
    Comp-Att 11-24 11-20
    Passing Yards 135 86
    Average Per Pass Play 5.6 4.3
Penalties-Yards 3-20 4-35
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 33:29 26:31

Player Stats

Michigan State (4 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Brian Hoyer 11/24 135 4 1
Notre Dame (0 - 4)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Jimmy Clausen 7/13 53 0 0
Evan Sharpley 4/7 33 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Javon Ringer 26 144 0
Jehuu Caulcrick 20 83 0
Brian Hoyer 2 -7 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
James Aldridge 18 104 0
Robert Hughes 6 33 1
Armando Allen 3 13 0
Travis Thomas 1 1 1
Asaph Schwapp 1 0 0
Evan Sharpley 1 -2 0
Junior Jabbie 1 -2 0
Jimmy Clausen 4 -30 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Devin Thomas 4 55 1
Kellen Davis 2 33 2
Mark Dell 1 16 1
Andrew Hawken 2 14 0
Javon Ringer 1 11 0
Jehuu Caulcrick 1 6 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
George West 3 25 0
David Grimes 3 24 0
John Carlson 1 16 0
Duval Kamara 1 9 0
Armando Allen 1 5 0
Luke Schmidt 1 5 0
Junior Jabbie 1 2 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
David Bruton 1 0 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Aaron Bates 5 207 48
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Geoffrey Price 6 220 56
Eric Maust 3 129 50
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Devin Thomas 3 98 52
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Golden Tate 3 62 27
Armando Allen 1 23 23
Robert Hughes 1 15 15
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Terry Love 4 28 18
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No punt returns

Game Info

Date - Saturday, September 22 2007 3:30PM
Location - Notre Dame Stadium
Attendance - 80795

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