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    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000)
      Scoring Summary  
    Scoring Summary (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    Notre Dame (9-2) vs. USC Trojans (5-7)

    Date: Nov 25, 2000 • Site: Los Angeles, Calif.  • Stadium: LA Coliseum  •  Attendance: 81342

    Score by Quarters  Score 
    Notre Dame   7  14  7  10  38 
    USC Trojans   7  7  0  7  21 

    SCORING SUMMARY   ND -USC  
    1st  05:23  ND   Howard,Terrance 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick) 
             8 plays, 40 yards, TOP 3:37  7 - 0 
      00:36  USC   Palmer, Carson 3 yd run (Bell, David kick) 
             10 plays, 65 yards, TOP 4:47  7 - 7 
    2nd  12:25  ND   LoVecchio, Matt 13 yd run (Setta, Nick kick) 
             4 plays, 50 yards, TOP 1:52  14 - 7 
      08:39  ND   Fisher, Tony 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick) 
             6 plays, 19 yards, TOP 2:37  21 - 7 
      07:32  USC   Kelly, Kareem 59 yd pass from Palmer, Carson (Bell, David kick) 
             3 plays, 72 yards, TOP 1:07  21 - 14 
    3rd  03:56  ND   LoVecchio, Matt 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick) 
             5 plays, 52 yards, TOP 1:52  28 - 14 
    4th  14:56  USC   Harris, Antoine 10 yd pass from Palmer, Carson (Bell, David kick) 
             9 plays, 80 yards, TOP 4:00  28 - 21 
      12:09  ND   Setta, Nick 39 yd field goal 
             6 plays, 32 yards, TOP 2:47  31 - 21 
      02:57  ND   Jones, Julius 2 yd run (Setta, Nick kick) 
             12 plays, 80 yards, TOP 6:09  38 - 21 

    Kickoff time: 12:37  • End of Game: 3:54  • Total elapsed time: 3:17
    Referee: Pat Flood  •  Umpire: John Pemberton  •  Linesman: Dale Newhouse  •  Line judge: Cap Anderson  •  Back judge: Dave Cutaia  •  Field judge: M. Mothershed  •  Side judge: Craig Wrolstad  •  Scorer: Ned Miller  • 
    Temperature: 70  • Wind: 5 West  • Weather: Hazy
      Team Statistics  
    Team Statistics (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

     Team Totals  ND  USC 
    FIRST DOWNS  22  18 
       Rushing  14 
       Passing  11 
       Penalty 
    NET YARDS RUSHING  246  78 
       Rushing Attempts  62  30 
       Average Per Rush  4.0  2.6 
       Rushing Touchdowns 
       Yards Gained Rushing  280  102 
       Yards Lost Rushing  34  24 
    NET YARDS PASSING  142  251 
       Completions-Attempts-Int  9-15-0  17-35-2 
       Average Per Attempt  9.5  7.2 
       Average Per Completion  15.8  14.8 
       Passing Touchdowns 
    TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  388  329 
       Total offense plays  77  65 
       Average Gain Per Play  5.0  5.1 
    Fumbles: Number-Lost  1-0  1-1 
    Penalties: Number-Yards  7-60  7-37 
    PUNTS-YARDS  4-148  6-153 
       Average Yards Per Punt  37.0  25.5 
       Net Yards Per Punt  29.5  18.7 
       Inside 20 
       50+ Yards 
       Touchbacks 
       Fair catch 
    KICKOFFS-YARDS  7-431  4-225 
       Average Yards Per Kickoff  61.6  56.2 
       Net Yards Per Kickoff  42.4  38.0 
       Touchbacks 
    Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  2-21-0  1-10-0 
       Average Per Return  10.5  10.0 
    Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  3-73-0  5-134-0 
       Average Per Return  24.3  26.8 
    Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  2-43-0  0-0-0 
    Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
    Miscellaneous Yards 
    Possession Time  35:59  24:01 
       1st Quarter  6:40  8:20 
       2nd Quarter  11:00  4:00 
       3rd Quarter  7:55  7:05 
       4th Quarter  10:24  4:36 
    Third-Down Conversions  6 of 14  2 of 13 
    Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 3  2 of 3 
    Red-Zone Scores-Chances  0-0  0-0 
    Sacks By: Number-Yards  4-19  1-9 
    PAT Kicks  5-5  3-3 
    Field Goals  1-1  0-0 
      Individual Statistics  
    Individual Statistics (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    Notre Dame
      
    USC Trojans
    RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
    Fisher, Tony   15  74  71  13  4.7 
    Jones, Julius   20  71  71  15  3.5 
    Howard,Terrance  48  47  18  5.2 
    LoVecchio, Matt  11  58  13  45  16  4.1 
    Getherall, Joey  18  18  18  18.0 
    Murray, Jason   5.0 
    Givens, David   2.0 
    Lopienski, Tom   2.0 
    TEAM   17  -17  -8.5 
    Totals...  62  280  34  246  18  4.0 
      
    RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
    Palmer, Carson   10  41  19  22  11  2.2 
    MacKENZIE, M.   18  18  11  3.6 
    Nickels, Matt   15  15  15  15.0 
    McCULLOUGH, S.   10  19  14  1.4 
    PAPADAKIS, P.   3.0 
    Pierson, Chad   1.5 
    Totals...  30  102  24  78  15  2.6 
      
      
      
     
    PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
    LoVecchio, Matt  9-14-0  142  48 
    Givens, David   0-1-0 
    Totals...  9-15-0  142  48 
      
    PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
    Palmer, Carson   17-35-2  251  59 
    Totals...  17-35-2  251  59 
      
     
    RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
    Hunter, Javin   57  48 
    Givens, David   35  21 
    Getherall, Joey  18  18 
    O'Leary, Dan   14  14 
    Fisher, Tony  
    Howard,Terrance 
    Jones, Julius  
    Totals...  142  48 
      
    RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
    HARRIS, Antoine  62  18 
    Kelly, Kareem   91  59 
    MacKENZIE, M.   44  17 
    STEVENSON, S.   31  31 
    Colbert, Keary  
    Nickels, Matt  
    Holmes, Alex  
    Totals...  17  251  59 
     
    PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
    Hildbold, Joey   148  37.0  39 
    Totals...  148  37.0  39 
      
      
    PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
    MacGILLIVRAY, M  139  34.8  46 
    USC TEAM   14  7.0  14 
    Totals...  153  25.5  46 
     
       Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
    ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
    Givens, David   27  27 
    Getherall, Joey  17  17 
    Earl, Glenn  
    DeBolt, Chad  
    Driver, Tony   46  30  43  43 
    Totals...  21  17  73  30  43  43 
      
       Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
    ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
    Kelly, Kareem   10  10 
    STEVENSON, S.   12  12 
    Strong, Frank   122  35 
    Totals...  10  10  134  35 
      
      
     
    ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
    Driver, Tony   46  43  89 
    Fisher, Tony   71  79 
    Jones, Julius   71  73 
    Givens, David   35  27  66 
    Hunter, Javin   57  57 
    Howard,Terrance  47  55 
    Getherall, Joey  18  18  17  53 
    LoVecchio, Matt  45  45 
    O'Leary, Dan   14  14 
    Murray, Jason  
    DeBolt, Chad  
    Lopienski, Tom  
    TEAM   -17  -17 
    Totals...  246  142  73  21  43  525 
      
    ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
    Strong, Frank   122  122 
    Kelly, Kareem   91  10  101 
    HARRIS, Antoine  62  62 
    MacKENZIE, M.   18  44  62 
    STEVENSON, S.   31  12  43 
    Nickels, Matt   15  23 
    Palmer, Carson   22  22 
    McCULLOUGH, S.   14  14 
    Colbert, Keary  
    Holmes, Alex  
    PAPADAKIS, P.  
    Pierson, Chad  
    Totals...  78  251  134  10  473 
      
     
    FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
    Setta, Nick  4th  12:09  39 yards  Good 
      
    FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
      
     
    KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
    McNew, Matt   431  61.6 
      
    KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
    Bell, David   225  56.2 
     
    FUMBLES: Notre Dame-TEAM 1-0. USC Trojans-PALMER, Carson 1-1.
      Drive Chart  
    Drive Chart (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

       Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
    Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
    ND   1st  U46  12:48  Fumble  U39  10:21     Punt  3-7  2:27    
    ND   1st  U40  09:00  Punt  U00  05:23  TOUCHDOWN  8-40  3:37    
    ND   1st  N20  00:36  Kickoff  N27  14:41     Punt  3-7  0:55    
    ND   2nd  N50  14:17  Punt  U00  12:25  TOUCHDOWN  4-50  1:52    
    ND   2nd  U19  11:16  Interception  U00  08:39  TOUCHDOWN  6-19  2:37    
    ND   2nd  N27  07:32  Kickoff  U47  02:43     Punt  7-26  4:49    
    ND   2nd  U48  01:54  Punt  U29  00:39     Downs  6-19  1:15    
    ND   2nd  N49  00:08  Punt  N35  15:00     End of half  1--14  0:08    
    ND   3rd  N35  15:00  Kickoff  U42  12:28     Downs  6-23  2:32    
    ND   3rd  N14  10:36  Punt  N30  07:05     Punt  8-16  3:31    
    ND   3rd  N48  05:48  Interception  U00  03:56  TOUCHDOWN  5-52  1:52    
    ND   4th  N46  14:56  Kickoff  U22  12:09  FIELD GOAL  6-32  2:47    
    ND   4th  N20  09:06  Punt  U00  02:57  TOUCHDOWN  12-80  6:09    
    ND   4th  U38  01:28  Downs  U29  00:00     End of half  3-9  1:28    
      
    USC   1st  U20  15:00  Kickoff  U46  12:48     Fumble  5-26  2:12    
    USC   1st  U20  10:21  Punt  U26  09:00     Punt  3-6  1:21    
    USC   1st  U35  05:23  Kickoff  N00  00:36  TOUCHDOWN  10-65  4:47    
    USC   2nd  U48  14:41  Punt  N46  14:17     Punt  3-6  0:24    
    USC   2nd  U35  12:25  Kickoff  U37  11:16     Interception  3-2  1:09    
    USC   2nd  U28  08:39  Kickoff  N00  07:32  TOUCHDOWN  3-72  1:07    
    USC   2nd  U12  02:43  Punt  U17  01:54     Punt  3-5  0:49    
    USC   2nd  U30  00:39  Downs  U30  00:08     Punt  3-0  0:31    
    USC   3rd  U41  12:28  Downs  N38  10:36     Punt  4-21  1:52    
    USC   3rd  U31  07:05  Punt  U46  05:48     Interception  4-15  1:17    
    USC   3rd  U20  03:56  Kickoff  N00  14:56  TOUCHDOWN  9-80  4:00    
    USC   4th  U38  12:09  Kickoff  N46  09:06     Punt  9-16  3:03    
    USC   4th  U22  02:57  Kickoff  U38  01:28     Downs  6-16  1:29    

       1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
    Notre Dame   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
    Time of possession   06:40   11:00   07:55   10:24      17:40   18:19      35:59  
    3rd Down Conversions   1/2   3/6   1/4   1/2      4/8   2/6      6/14  
    Average field position  N44   U49   N32   N42      N49   N37      N44  
    4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/1   1/2   0/0      0/1   1/2      1/3  
      
       1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
    USC Trojans   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
    Time of possession   08:20   04:00   07:05   04:36      12:20   11:41      24:01  
    3rd Down Conversions   2/3   0/4   0/3   0/3      2/7   0/6      2/13  
    Average field position  U25   U30   U30   U30      U28   U30      U29  
    4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   2/3      0/0   2/3      2/3  
    Drive Chart (By Quarter)

       Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
    Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
    USC   1st  U20  15:00  Kickoff  U46  12:48     Fumble  5-26  2:12    
    ND   1st  U46  12:48  Fumble  U39  10:21     Punt  3-7  2:27    
    USC   1st  U20  10:21  Punt  U26  09:00     Punt  3-6  1:21    
    ND   1st  U40  09:00  Punt  U00  05:23  TOUCHDOWN  8-40  3:37    
    USC   1st  U35  05:23  Kickoff  N00  00:36  TOUCHDOWN  10-65  4:47    
    ND   1st  N20  00:36  Kickoff  N27  14:41     Punt  3-7  0:55    
    USC   2nd  U48  14:41  Punt  N46  14:17     Punt  3-6  0:24    
      
    ND   2nd  N50  14:17  Punt  U00  12:25  TOUCHDOWN  4-50  1:52    
    USC   2nd  U35  12:25  Kickoff  U37  11:16     Interception  3-2  1:09    
    ND   2nd  U19  11:16  Interception  U00  08:39  TOUCHDOWN  6-19  2:37    
    USC   2nd  U28  08:39  Kickoff  N00  07:32  TOUCHDOWN  3-72  1:07    
    ND   2nd  N27  07:32  Kickoff  U47  02:43     Punt  7-26  4:49    
    USC   2nd  U12  02:43  Punt  U17  01:54     Punt  3-5  0:49    
    ND   2nd  U48  01:54  Punt  U29  00:39     Downs  6-19  1:15    
    USC   2nd  U30  00:39  Downs  U30  00:08     Punt  3-0  0:31    
    ND   2nd  N49  00:08  Punt  N35  15:00     End of half  1--14  0:08    
    ND   3rd  N35  15:00  Kickoff  U42  12:28     Downs  6-23  2:32    
      
    USC   3rd  U41  12:28  Downs  N38  10:36     Punt  4-21  1:52    
    ND   3rd  N14  10:36  Punt  N30  07:05     Punt  8-16  3:31    
    USC   3rd  U31  07:05  Punt  U46  05:48     Interception  4-15  1:17    
    ND   3rd  N48  05:48  Interception  U00  03:56  TOUCHDOWN  5-52  1:52    
    USC   3rd  U20  03:56  Kickoff  N00  14:56  TOUCHDOWN  9-80  4:00    
    ND   4th  N46  14:56  Kickoff  U22  12:09  FIELD GOAL  6-32  2:47    
      
    USC   4th  U38  12:09  Kickoff  N46  09:06     Punt  9-16  3:03    
    ND   4th  N20  09:06  Punt  U00  02:57  TOUCHDOWN  12-80  6:09    
    USC   4th  U22  02:57  Kickoff  U38  01:28     Downs  6-16  1:29    
    ND   4th  U38  01:28  Downs  U29  00:00     End of half  3-9  1:28    
      Defensive Statistics  
    Defensive Statistics (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    ##  Notre Dame   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
    1   Williams, Brock  .   .   .   .  
    39  Denman, Anthony  1.0/1   .   .   .  
    25  Driver, Tony   .   .   1-43  .  
    5   Israel, Ron   .   .   .   .  
    93  Scott, B.J.   2.0/4   1-0   .   1.0/3  
    98  Weaver, Anthony  2.0/12   .   .   2.0/12  
    51  Harrison, Tyreo  1.0/1   .   .   .  
    15  Jefferson, Cli.  .   .   .   .  
    90  Legree, Lance   1.0/2   .   .   .  
    30  Boiman, Rocky   .   .   .   .  
    23  Yura, Chris   .   .   .   .  
    95  Roberts, Ryan   1.0/4   .   .   1.0/4  
    94  Wisne, Andy   .   .   .   .  
    45  Sarb, Matt   .   .   .   .  
    28  Dykes, Donald   .   .   .   .  
    24  DeBolt, Chad   .   .   .   .  
    33  Watson,Courtney  .   .   .   .  
    19  Earl, Glenn   .   .   1-0   .  
    10  LoVecchio, Matt  .   1-0   .   .  
    6   Givens, David   .   .   .   .  
    ##  USC Trojans   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
    43  Polamalu, Troy   13  14  1.0/1   .   .   .  
    9   Moreno, Zeke   11  14  2.0/12   .   .   1.0/9  
    99  Davis, Ennis   .   .   .   .  
    93  Riley, Bernard   .   .   .   .  
    36  Graham, Aaron   .   .   .   .  
    18  DICKERSON, Kori  .   .   .   .  
    30  Arbet, Kevin   .   .   .   .  
    52  ABDUL-SHAHEED,S  1.0/4   .   .   .  
    5   Hill, DeShaun   .   .   .   .  
    59  PROSSER, Chris   .   .   .   .  
    90  Nielsen, Ryan   .   .   .   .  
    55  Steele, Markus   .   .   .   .  
    TM  USC TEAM   2.0/17   .   .   .  
    29  Cash, Chris   .   .   .   .  
    1   Strong, Frank   .   .   .   .  
    16  DALTON, Matt   .   .   .   .  
    44  ABDUL-MALIK, S.  .   .   .   .  
    80  STEVENSON, S.   .   .   .   .  
    3   Palmer, Carson   .   .   .   .  
    22  RIDEAUX, D.   .   .   .   .  
      Participation Report  
    Participation Report (Final)
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    Notre Dame  
    Pos  ##  Offense 
    SE   21  Hunter, Javin  
    LT   78  Black, Jordan  
    LG   55  Jones, Jim  
    C   52  Faine, Jeff  
    RG   69  Gandy, Mike  
    RT   75  Vollers, Kurt  
    TE   86  O'Leary, Dan  
    QB   10  LoVecchio, Matt 
    FB   40  Murray, Jason  
    RB   12  Fisher, Tony  
    FL   18  Getherall, Joey 
      
    Notre Dame  
    Pos  ##  Defense 
    LE   98  Weaver, Anthony 
    DT   93  Scott, B.J.  
    NG   90  Legree, Lance  
    RE   95  Roberts, Ryan  
    ILB   51  Harrison, Tyreo 
    ILB   39  Denman, Anthony 
    OLB   30  Boiman, Rocky  
    CB   1   Williams, Brock 
    SS   5   Israel, Ron  
    FS   25  Driver, Tony  
    CB   27  Beckstrom,Jason 
      
    USC Trojans  
    Pos  ##  Offense 
    SE   2   Kelly, Kareem  
    LT   68  McCAFFREY, B.  
    LG   77  ROBERTS, Trevor 
    C   78  VANDERMADE, L.  
    RG   69  Wilson, Zach  
    RT   75  Mailo, Faaesea  
    TE   81  HARRIS, Antoine 
    QB   3   Palmer, Carson  
    TB   21  MacKENZIE, M.  
    FL   87  Nickels, Matt  
    FL   83  Colbert, Keary  
      
    USC Trojans  
    Pos  ##  Defense 
    DE   44  ABDUL-MALIK, S. 
    DT   90  Nielsen, Ryan  
    DT   99  Davis, Ennis  
    DE   52  ABDUL-SHAHEED,S 
    LB   59  PROSSER, Chris  
    LB   36  Graham, Aaron  
    LB   9   Moreno, Zeke  
    LCB   30  Arbet, Kevin  
    SS   43  Polamalu, Troy  
    FS   1   Strong, Frank  
    RCB   29  Cash, Chris  

    Notre Dame: 1G-O'Neill, Tim, 4-Smith, Justin, 6-Givens, David, 11-Johnson, Jay, 13-Setta, Nick, 15-Jefferson, Cli., 17-Hildbold, Joey, 19-Earl, Glenn, 22-Jones, Julius, 23-Yura, Chris, 24-DeBolt, Chad, 28-Dykes, Donald, 32-Howard,Terrance, 33-Watson,Courtney, 34-Duff, Vontez, 36-Lopienski, Tom, 41-Goolsby, Mike, 43-Brannan,Anthony, 45-Sarb, Matt, 56-Ryan, Pat, 56-Crowther, John, 62-Robin, Casey, 67-Gillis, Ryan, 72-Scarola, Ryan, 76-Teasdale, John, 80-Tibble, Adam, 84-Owens, John, 87-Holloway,Jabari, 91-Dempsey, Andrew, 92-McNew, Matt, 94-Wisne, Andy, 99-Sapp, Jason.

    USC Trojans: 2B-KAISER, R., 4-McCULLOUGH, S., 5-HILL, DeShaun, 7-FLETCHER, Sandy, 16-DALTON, Matt, 17-KNIGHT, D., 18-DICKERSON, Kori, 22-RIDEAUX, D., 25-FORD, Lonnie, 28-LANDRIGAN, C., 34-PIERSON, Chad, 35-PAPADAKIS, P., 37-BELL, David, 38-MacGILLIVRAY, M, 42-RICHARD, Kris, 45-POLLARD, Mike, 48-OCHS, Brennan, 49-SHAPIRO, Ryan, 50-DENMON, Eric, 51-WALLACE, Henry, 55-STEELE, Markus, 56-NAZEL, Omar, 64-BOSKOVICH, Joe, 66-TORRES, Eric, 72-ROGERS, Jacob, 80-STEVENSON, S., 84-HOLMES, Alex, 88-BUTLER, Doyal, 91-DeMARS, Bobby, 93-RILEY, Bernard.
      Box Score  
    Box Score (Final)
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
    -----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
    Notre Dame..........  7 14  7 10  - 38       Record: (9-2)
    USC Trojans.........  7  7  0  7  - 21       Record: (5-7)
    
    
    
    Scoring Summary:
    1st 05:23 ND - Howard,Terrance 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick), 8-40 3:37, ND 7 - USC 0
        00:36 USC - Palmer, Carson 3 yd run (Bell, David kick), 10-65 4:47, ND 7 - USC 7
    2nd 12:25 ND - LoVecchio, Matt 13 yd run (Setta, Nick kick), 4-50 1:52, ND 14 - USC 7
        08:39 ND - Fisher, Tony 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick), 6-19 2:37, ND 21 - USC 7
        07:32 USC - Kelly, Kareem 59 yd pass from Palmer, Carson (Bell, David kick), 3-72 1:07, ND 21 - USC 14
    3rd 03:56 ND - LoVecchio, Matt 1 yd run (Setta, Nick kick), 5-52 1:52, ND 28 - USC 14
    4th 14:56 USC - Harris, Antoine 10 yd pass from Palmer, Carson (Bell, David kick), 9-80 4:00, ND 28 - USC 21
        12:09 ND - Setta, Nick 39 yd field goal, 6-32 2:47, ND 31 - USC 21
        02:57 ND - Jones, Julius 2 yd run (Setta, Nick kick), 12-80 6:09, ND 38 - USC 21
    
    
    
                                         ND      USC
    FIRST DOWNS...................       22       18
    RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   62-246    30-78
    PASSING YDS (NET).............      142      251
    Passes Att-Comp-Int...........   15-9-0  35-17-2
    TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   77-388   65-329
    Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
    Punt Returns-Yards............     2-21     1-10
    Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-73    5-134
    Interception Returns-Yards....     2-43      0-0
    Punts (Number-Avg)............   4-37.0   6-25.5
    Fumbles-Lost..................      1-0      1-1
    Penalties-Yards...............     7-60     7-37
    Possession Time...............    35:59    24:01
    Third-Down Conversions........  6 of 14  2 of 13
    Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 3   2 of 3
    Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      0-0      0-0
    Sacks By: Number-Yards........     4-19      1-9
    
    
    RUSHING: Notre Dame-Fisher, Tony 15-71; Jones, Julius 20-71;
    Howard,Terrance 9-47; LoVecchio, Matt 11-45; Getherall, Joey 1-18; Murray, Jason
    1-5; Givens, David 2-4; Lopienski, Tom 1-2; TEAM 2-minus 17. USC Trojans-PALMER,
    Carson 10-22; MacKENZIE, M. 5-18; Nickels, Matt 1-15; McCULLOUGH, S. 10-14;
    PAPADAKIS, P. 2-6; Pierson, Chad 2-3.
    
    PASSING: Notre Dame-LoVecchio, Matt 9-14-0-142; Givens, David 0-1-0-0.
    USC Trojans-PALMER, Carson 17-35-2-251.
    
    RECEIVING: Notre Dame-Hunter, Javin 2-57; Givens, David 2-35; Getherall,
    Joey 1-18; O'Leary, Dan 1-14; Fisher, Tony 1-8; Howard,Terrance 1-8; Jones,
    Julius 1-2. USC Trojans-HARRIS, Antoine 6-62; Kelly, Kareem 4-91; MacKENZIE, M.
    3-44; STEVENSON, S. 1-31; Colbert, Keary 1-8; Nickels, Matt 1-8; Holmes, Alex
    1-7.
    
    INTERCEPTIONS: Notre Dame-Driver, Tony 1-43; Earl, Glenn 1-0. USC
    Trojans-None.
    
    FUMBLES: Notre Dame-TEAM 1-0. USC Trojans-PALMER, Carson 1-1.
    
    Stadium: LA Coliseum           Attendance: 81342
    Kickoff time: 12:37     End of Game: 3:54      Total elapsed time: 3:17
    Officials: Referee: Pat Flood; Umpire: John Pemberton; Linesman: Dale Newhouse;
    Line judge: Cap Anderson; Back judge: Dave Cutaia; Field judge: M. Mothershed;
    Side judge: Craig Wrolstad; Scorer: Ned Miller;
    Temperature: 70        Wind: 5 West    Weather: Hazy
    
    
    
            Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)
    
    SACKS (UA-A): Notre Dame-Weaver, Anthony 2-0; Roberts, Ryan 1-0; Scott,
    B.J. 1-0. USC Trojans-MORENO, Zeke 1-0.
    
    TACKLES (UA-A): Notre Dame-Williams, Brock 6-0; Denman, Anthony 6-0;
    Driver, Tony 3-2; Israel, Ron 3-1; Scott, B.J. 3-1; Weaver, Anthony 3-0;
    Harrison, Tyreo 3-0; Jefferson, Cli. 2-1; Legree, Lance 1-2; Boiman, Rocky 2-0;
    Yura, Chris 2-0; Roberts, Ryan 1-1; Dykes, Donald 1-0; DeBolt, Chad 1-0; Sarb,
    Matt 1-0; Watson,Courtney 1-0; Wisne, Andy 1-0. USC Trojans-POLAMALU, Troy 13-1;
    Moreno, Zeke 11-3; Davis, Ennis 4-3; Riley, Bernard 3-2; Graham, Aaron 4-0;
    Dickerson, Kori 3-1; Arbet, Kevin 2-2; ABDUL-SHAHEED,S 3-0; Hill, DeShaun 3-0;
    PROSSER, Chris 2-1; Nielsen, Ryan 1-2; Steele, Markus 2-0; USC TEAM 2-0; CASH,
    Chris 1-1; Strong, Frank 1-1; DALTON, Matt 1-0; ABDUL-MALIK, S. 1-0; STEVENSON,
    S. 1-0; Palmer, Carson 1-0; RIDEAUX, D. 0-1.
    
    
    Game Starters:
    Notre Dame
    
    POS  ## OFFENSE
    SE   21 Hunter, Javin
    LT   78 Black, Jordan
    LG   55 Jones, Jim
    C    52 Faine, Jeff
    RG   69 Gandy, Mike
    RT   75 Vollers, Kurt
    TE   86 O'Leary, Dan
    QB   10 LoVecchio, Matt
    FB   40 Murray, Jason
    RB   12 Fisher, Tony
    FL   18 Getherall, Joey
    
    POS  ## DEFENSE
    LE   98 Weaver, Anthony
    DT   93 Scott, B.J.
    NG   90 Legree, Lance
    RE   95 Roberts, Ryan
    ILB  51 Harrison, Tyreo
    ILB  39 Denman, Anthony
    OLB  30 Boiman, Rocky
    CB   1  Williams, Brock
    SS   5  Israel, Ron
    FS   25 Driver, Tony
    CB   27 Beckstrom,Jason
    
    USC Trojans
    
    POS  ## OFFENSE
    SE   2  Kelly, Kareem
    LT   68 McCAFFREY, B.
    LG   77 Roberts, Trevor
    C    78 VANDERMADE, L.
    RG   69 Wilson, Zach
    RT   75 Mailo, Faaesea
    TE   81 Harris, Antoine
    QB   3  Palmer, Carson
    TB   21 MacKENZIE, M.
    FL   87 Nickels, Matt
    FL   83 Colbert, Keary
    
    POS  ## DEFENSE
    DE   44 ABDUL-MALIK, S.
    DT   90 Nielsen, Ryan
    DT   99 Davis, Ennis
    DE   52 ABDUL-SHAHEED,S
    LB   59 PROSSER, Chris
    LB   36 Graham, Aaron
    LB   9  Moreno, Zeke
    LCB  30 Arbet, Kevin
    SS   43 Polamalu, Troy
    FS   1  Strong, Frank
    RCB  29 Cash, Chris
    
    
    Player participation:
    
    
    Notre Dame: 1G-O'Neill, Tim, 4-Smith, Justin, 6-Givens, David, 11-Johnson, Jay, 13-Setta, Nick, 15-Jefferson, Cli.,
    17-Hildbold, Joey, 19-Earl, Glenn, 22-Jones, Julius, 23-Yura, Chris, 24-DeBolt, Chad, 28-Dykes, Donald, 32-Howard,Terrance,
    33-Watson,Courtney, 34-Duff, Vontez, 36-Lopienski, Tom, 41-Goolsby, Mike, 43-Brannan,Anthony, 45-Sarb, Matt, 56-Ryan, Pat,
    56-Crowther, John, 62-Robin, Casey, 67-Gillis, Ryan, 72-Scarola, Ryan, 76-Teasdale, John, 80-Tibble, Adam, 84-Owens, John,
    87-Holloway,Jabari, 91-Dempsey, Andrew, 92-McNew, Matt, 94-Wisne, Andy, 99-Sapp, Jason.
    
    USC Trojans: 2B-KAISER, R., 4-McCULLOUGH, S., 5-HILL, DeShaun, 7-FLETCHER, Sandy, 16-DALTON, Matt, 17-KNIGHT, D.,
    18-DICKERSON, Kori, 22-RIDEAUX, D., 25-FORD, Lonnie, 28-LANDRIGAN, C., 34-PIERSON, Chad, 35-PAPADAKIS, P., 37-BELL, David,
    38-MacGILLIVRAY, M, 42-RICHARD, Kris, 45-POLLARD, Mike, 48-OCHS, Brennan, 49-SHAPIRO, Ryan, 50-DENMON, Eric, 51-WALLACE, Henry,
    55-STEELE, Markus, 56-NAZEL, Omar, 64-BOSKOVICH, Joe, 66-TORRES, Eric, 72-ROGERS, Jacob, 80-STEVENSON, S., 84-HOLMES, Alex,
    88-BUTLER, Doyal, 91-DeMARS, Bobby, 93-RILEY, Bernard.
    
    
    
      Play-by-Play Summary  
    Play-by-Play Summary
    2001 USC Trojans Football
    Notre Dame vs USC Trojans (Nov 25, 2000 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

    1st Quarter

    USC wins the coin toss and chooses to receive in the first half.
    USC will defend the east end to start the first half.
    Nd 1-10at Nd35ND ball on ND35.
    McNew, Matt kickoff 65 yards to the USC0, touchback.
    Usc 1-10at Usc20MacKENZIE, M. rush for 1 yard to the USC21 (Scott, B.J.).
    Usc 2-9at Usc21Palmer, Carson pass complete to MacKENZIE, M. for 17 yards to the USC38, 1ST DOWN USC (Israel, Ron).
    Usc 1-10at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass complete to Kelly, Kareem for 12 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN USC (Driver, Tony;Jefferson, Cli.).
    Usc 1-10at Usc50McCULLOUGH, S. rush for loss of 1 yard to the USC49 (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 2-11at Usc49Palmer, Carson sacked for loss of 3 yards to the USC46 (Weaver, Anthony), fumble by Palmer, Carson recovered by ND Scott, B.J. at USC46.
    Drive: 5 plays, 26 yards, TOP 02:12
    Nd 1-10at Usc46NOTRE DAME drive start at 12:48.
    Nd 1-10at Usc46Fisher, Tony rush for 3 yards to the USC43 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-7at Usc43PENALTY ND illegal block 15 yards to the ND42.
    Nd 2-22at Nd42Fisher, Tony rush for 8 yards to the 50 yardline (Moreno, Zeke;DAVIS, Ennis).
    Nd 3-14at Nd50LoVecchio, Matt rush for 11 yards to the USC39 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 4-3at Usc39Hildbold, Joey punt 39 yards to the USC0, touchback, PENALTY ND illegal motion declined.
    Drive: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 02:27
    Usc 1-10at Usc20USC TROJANS drive start at 10:21.
    Usc 1-10at Usc20McCULLOUGH, S. rush for 5 yards to the USC25 (Driver, Tony).
    Usc 2-5at Usc25McCULLOUGH, S. rush for 1 yard to the USC26 (Driver, Tony).
    Usc 3-4at Usc26Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Kelly, Kareem (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 4-4at Usc26USC TEAM punt 14 yards to the USC40, out-of-bounds (blocked by TEAM).
    Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:21
    Nd 1-10at Usc40NOTRE DAME drive start at 09:00.
    Nd 1-10at Usc40LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Hunter, Javin for 9 yards to the USC31 (PROSSER, Chris;ARBET, Kevin).
    Nd 2-1at Usc31Fisher, Tony rush for 3 yards to the USC28, 1ST DOWN ND (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 1-10at Usc28PENALTY USC offside defense 5 yards to the USC23.
    Nd 1-5at Usc23Fisher, Tony rush for 9 yards to the USC14, 1ST DOWN ND (Steele, Markus).
    Nd 1-10at Usc14Murray, Jason rush for 5 yards to the USC9 (ABDUL-SHAHEED,S).
    Nd 2-5at Usc09Howard,Terrance rush for 3 yards to the USC6 (Moreno, Zeke;CASH, Chris).
    Nd 3-2at Usc06Howard,Terrance rush for 5 yards to the USC1, 1ST DOWN ND, out-of-bounds.
    Nd 1-Gat Usc01PENALTY USC offside defense 0 yards to the USC1.
    Nd 1-Gat Usc01Howard,Terrance rush for no gain to the USC1 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-Gat Usc01Howard,Terrance rush for 1 yard to the USC0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:23.
    Setta, Nick kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 7, USC Trojans 0
    Drive: 8 plays, 40 yards, TOP 03:37
    McNew, Matt kickoff 61 yards to the USC4, Strong, Frank return 31 yards to the USC35 (Dykes, Donald).
    Usc 1-10at Usc35USC TROJANS drive start at 05:23.
    Usc 1-10at Usc35Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 18 yards to the ND47, 1ST DOWN USC.
    Usc 1-10at Nd47McCULLOUGH, S. rush for 4 yards to the ND43 (Boiman, Rocky).
    Usc 2-6at Nd43McCULLOUGH, S. rush for loss of 2 yards to the ND45 (Legree, Lance).
    Usc 3-8at Nd45Palmer, Carson pass complete to Nickels, Matt for 8 yards to the ND37, 1ST DOWN USC, out-of-bounds (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 1-10at Nd37McCULLOUGH, S. rush for loss of 1 yard to the ND38 (Harrison, Tyreo).
    Usc 2-11at Nd38Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 10 yards to the ND28 (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 3-1at Nd28PAPADAKIS, P. rush for 5 yards to the ND23, 1ST DOWN USC.
    Usc 1-10at Nd23Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 12 yards to the ND11, 1ST DOWN USC (Israel, Ron).
    Usc 1-10at Nd11Palmer, Carson rush for 8 yards to the ND3 (Driver, Tony).
    Usc 2-2at Nd03Palmer, Carson rush for 3 yards to the ND0, 1ST DOWN USC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:36.
    Bell, David kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 7, USC Trojans 7
    Drive: 10 plays, 65 yards, TOP 04:47
    Bell, David kickoff 65 yards to the ND0, touchback.
    Nd 1-10at Nd20NOTRE DAME drive start at 00:36.
    Nd 1-10at Nd20Jones, Julius rush for 5 yards to the ND25 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Drive: 1 plays, 5 yards, TOP 00:55
    Notre Dame 7, USC Trojans 7
    2nd Quarter

    Nd 2-5at Nd25Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
    Nd 2-5at Nd25Jones, Julius rush for 2 yards to the ND27, out-of-bounds (ABDUL-MALIK, S.).
    Nd 3-3at Nd27LoVecchio, Matt pass incomplete to Murray, Jason.
    Nd 4-3at Nd27Hildbold, Joey punt 35 yards to the USC38, Kelly, Kareem return 10 yards to the USC48 (Yura, Chris).
    Drive: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 00:55
    Usc 1-10at Usc48USC TROJANS drive start at 14:41.
    Usc 1-10at Usc48Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Holmes, Alex.
    Usc 2-10at Usc48McCULLOUGH, S. rush for 6 yards to the ND46, out-of-bounds (Watson,Courtney).
    Usc 3-4at Nd46Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Colbert, Keary (Weaver, Anthony).
    Usc 4-4at Nd46USC TEAM punt BLOCKED, recovered by ND DeBolt, Chad at ND46, DeBolt, Chad for 4 yards to the 50 yardline (blocked by DeBolt, Chad).
    Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 00:24
    Nd 1-10at Nd50NOTRE DAME drive start at 14:17, ND ball on 50 yardline.
    Nd 1-10at Nd50LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Getherall, Joey for 18 yards to the USC32, 1ST DOWN ND.
    Nd 1-10at Usc32PENALTY USC roughing passer 15 yards to the USC17, 1ST DOWN ND.
    Nd 1-10at Usc17Lopienski, Tom rush for 2 yards to the USC15 (Davis, Ennis).
    Nd 2-8at Usc15LoVecchio, Matt rush for 2 yards to the USC13 (Davis, Ennis).
    Nd 3-6at Usc13LoVecchio, Matt rush for 13 yards to the USC0, 1ST DOWN ND, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:25.
    First career rushing TD for LoVecchio
    Setta, Nick kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 14, USC Trojans 7
    Drive: 4 plays, 50 yards, TOP 01:52
    McNew, Matt kickoff 65 yards to the USC0, Strong, Frank return 35 yards to the USC35 (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 1-10at Usc35USC TROJANS drive start at 12:25.
    Usc 1-10at Usc35Pierson, Chad rush for 2 yards to the USC37 (Legree, Lance;Driver, Tony).
    Usc 2-8at Usc37Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Colbert, Keary.
    Usc 3-8at Usc37Palmer, Carson pass intercepted by Driver, Tony at the ND38, Driver, Tony return 43 yards to the USC19 (Palmer, Carson).
    Drive: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 01:09
    Nd 1-10at Usc19NOTRE DAME drive start at 11:16.
    Nd 1-10at Usc19Givens, David rush for 4 yards to the USC15 (Moreno, Zeke;RILEY, Bernard).
    Nd 2-6at Usc15Jones, Julius rush for 5 yards to the USC10 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 3-1at Usc10Jones, Julius rush for 3 yards to the USC7, 1ST DOWN ND (Riley, Bernard).
    Nd 1-Gat Usc07Jones, Julius rush for 1 yard to the USC6 (Riley, Bernard), PENALTY USC face mask 3 yards to the USC3, 1ST DOWN ND.
    Nd 1-Gat Usc03Fisher, Tony rush for 2 yards to the USC1 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-Gat Usc01Fisher, Tony rush for 1 yard to the USC0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:39.
    Setta, Nick kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 21, USC Trojans 7
    Drive: 6 plays, 19 yards, TOP 02:37
    McNew, Matt kickoff 60 yards to the USC5, Strong, Frank return 23 yards to the USC28 (DeBolt, Chad).
    Usc 1-10at Usc28USC TROJANS drive start at 08:39.
    Usc 1-10at Usc28Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Pierson, Chad.
    Usc 2-10at Usc28McCULLOUGH, S. rush for 3 yards to the USC31 (Wisne, Andy), PENALTY ND holding 10 yards to the USC41, 1ST DOWN USC.
    Usc 1-10at Usc41Palmer, Carson pass complete to Kelly, Kareem for 59 yards to the ND0, 1ST DOWN USC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:32.
    Bell, David kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 21, USC Trojans 14
    Drive: 3 plays, 72 yards, TOP 01:07
    Bell, David kickoff 54 yards to the ND11, Driver, Tony return 16 yards to the ND27 (Dickerson, Kori).
    Nd 1-10at Nd27NOTRE DAME drive start at 07:32.
    Nd 1-10at Nd27LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Givens, David for 21 yards to the ND48, 1ST DOWN ND, out-of-bounds.
    Nd 1-10at Nd48Howard,Terrance rush for 5 yards to the USC47 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-5at Usc47LoVecchio, Matt rush for loss of 4 yards to the ND49 (ABDUL-SHAHEED,S).
    Nd 3-9at Nd49PENALTY USC offside defense 5 yards to the USC46.
    Nd 3-4at Usc46LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to O'Leary, Dan for 14 yards to the USC32, 1ST DOWN ND (Hill, DeShaun).
    Nd 1-10at Usc32Jones, Julius rush for 2 yards to the USC30 (Davis, Ennis).
    Nd 2-8at Usc30LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Jones, Julius for 2 yards to the USC28 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 3-6at Usc28PENALTY ND pass interference 15 yards to the USC43.
    Nd 3-21at Usc43PENALTY ND false start 5 yards to the USC48.
    Nd 3-26at Usc48PENALTY ND false start 5 yards to the ND47.
    Nd 3-31at Nd47PENALTY ND false start 5 yards to the ND42.
    Nd 3-36at Nd42LoVecchio, Matt rush for 16 yards to the USC42 (Steele, Markus).
    Nd 4-20at Usc42PENALTY ND delay of game 5 yards to the USC47.
    Nd 4-25at Usc47Hildbold, Joey punt 35 yards to the USC12, fair catch by Kelly, Kareem.
    Drive: 7 plays, 26 yards, TOP 04:49
    Usc 1-10at Usc12USC TROJANS drive start at 02:43.
    Usc 1-10at Usc12MacKENZIE, M. rush for 5 yards to the USC17 (Boiman, Rocky).
    Usc 2-5at Usc17Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Kelly, Kareem (Driver, Tony).
    Usc 3-5at Usc17Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Colbert, Keary (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 4-5at Usc17MacGILLIVRAY, M punt 31 yards to the USC48, out-of-bounds.
    Drive: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 00:49
    Nd 1-10at Usc48NOTRE DAME drive start at 01:54.
    Nd 1-10at Usc48Fisher, Tony rush for loss of 3 yards to the ND49 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-13at Nd49LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Givens, David for 14 yards to the USC37, 1ST DOWN ND (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 1-10at Usc37LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Howard,Terrance for 8 yards to the USC29 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-2at Usc29Timeout Notre Dame, clock 00:58.
    Nd 2-2at Usc29LoVecchio, Matt pass incomplete to Murray, Jason.
    Nd 3-2at Usc29LoVecchio, Matt pass incomplete.
    Nd 4-2at Usc29Timeout Notre Dame, clock 00:46.
    Nd 4-2at Usc29LoVecchio, Matt pass incomplete to Getherall, Joey.
    Drive: 6 plays, 19 yards, TOP 01:15
    Usc 1-10at Usc29USC TROJANS drive start at 00:39.
    Usc 1-10at Usc29USC ball on USC30.
    Usc 1-10at Usc30Palmer, Carson rush for 8 yards to the USC38, out-of-bounds (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 2-2at Usc38MacKENZIE, M. rush for no gain to the USC38 (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 3-2at Usc38Timeout USC Trojans, clock 00:26.
    Usc 3-2at Usc38Pierson, Chad rush for 1 yard to the USC39 (Weaver, Anthony).
    Usc 4-1at Usc39Timeout Notre Dame, clock 00:20.
    Usc 4-1at Usc39PENALTY USC false start 4 yards to the USC35.
    Usc 4-5at Usc35PENALTY USC false start 5 yards to the USC30.
    Usc 4-10at Usc30Timeout USC Trojans, clock 00:20.
    Usc 4-10at Usc30MacGILLIVRAY, M punt 38 yards to the ND32, Getherall, Joey return 17 yards to the ND49, out-of-bounds (STEVENSON, S.).
    Drive: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:31
    Nd 1-10at Nd49NOTRE DAME drive start at 00:08.
    Nd 1-10at Nd49TEAM rush for loss of 14 yards to the ND35, fumble by TEAM recovered by ND LoVecchio, Matt at ND35.
    Nd 2-24at Nd35End of half, clock 00:00.
    Drive: 1 plays, minus 14 yards, TOP 00:08
    Notre Dame 21, USC Trojans 14
    3rd Quarter

    Nd 2-24at Nd35Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, USC ball on USC35.
    Drive: 1 plays, minus 14 yards, TOP 00:08
    Bell, David kickoff 60 yards to the ND5, Driver, Tony return 30 yards to the ND35 (Dickerson, Kori).
    Nd 1-10at Nd35NOTRE DAME drive start at 15:00.
    Nd 1-10at Nd35Fisher, Tony rush for 4 yards to the ND39 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-6at Nd39LoVecchio, Matt rush for 10 yards to the ND49, 1ST DOWN ND (Davis, Ennis).
    Nd 1-10at Nd49Howard,Terrance rush for 3 yards to the USC48 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-7at Usc48Fisher, Tony rush for 6 yards to the USC42, out-of-bounds (PROSSER, Chris).
    Nd 3-1at Usc42Givens, David rush for no gain to the USC42 (Graham, Aaron).
    Nd 4-1at Usc42Jones, Julius rush for no gain to the USC42 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Drive: 6 plays, 23 yards, TOP 02:32
    Usc 1-10at Usc42USC TROJANS drive start at 12:28.
    Usc 1-10at Usc42USC ball on USC41.
    Usc 1-10at Usc41Nickels, Matt rush for 15 yards to the ND44, 1ST DOWN USC (Israel, Ron;Scott, B.J.).
    Usc 1-10at Nd44Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 7 yards to the ND37.
    Usc 2-3at Nd37McCULLOUGH, S. rush for loss of 1 yard to the ND38 (Scott, B.J.).
    Usc 3-4at Nd38Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Colbert, Keary (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 4-4at Nd38MacGILLIVRAY, M punt 24 yards to the ND14, fair catch by Getherall, Joey.
    Drive: 4 plays, 21 yards, TOP 01:52
    Nd 1-10at Nd14NOTRE DAME drive start at 10:36.
    Nd 1-10at Nd14LoVecchio, Matt pass incomplete to Hunter, Javin (Strong, Frank).
    Nd 2-10at Nd14Fisher, Tony rush for 13 yards to the ND27, 1ST DOWN ND (RIDEAUX, D.;DAVIS, Ennis).
    Nd 1-10at Nd27Jones, Julius rush for 1 yard to the ND28 (Nielsen, Ryan).
    Nd 2-9at Nd28LoVecchio, Matt rush for 3 yards to the ND31 (Dickerson, Kori).
    Nd 3-6at Nd31LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Fisher, Tony for 8 yards to the ND39, 1ST DOWN ND, out-of-bounds (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 1-10at Nd39Fisher, Tony rush for no gain to the ND39 (Nielsen, Ryan;RILEY, Bernard).
    Nd 2-10at Nd39Givens, David pass incomplete to Getherall, Joey.
    Nd 3-10at Nd39LoVecchio, Matt sacked for loss of 9 yards to the ND30 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 4-19at Nd30Hildbold, Joey punt 39 yards to the USC31, downed.
    Drive: 8 plays, 16 yards, TOP 03:31
    Usc 1-10at Usc31USC TROJANS drive start at 07:05.
    Usc 1-10at Usc31Palmer, Carson pass complete to MacKENZIE, M. for 15 yards to the USC46, 1ST DOWN USC (Israel, Ron).
    Usc 1-10at Usc46Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Nickels, Matt.
    Usc 2-10at Usc46McCULLOUGH, S. rush for no gain to the USC46 (Harrison, Tyreo).
    Usc 3-10at Usc46Palmer, Carson pass intercepted by Earl, Glenn at the ND48, Earl, Glenn return 0 yards to the ND48.
    Drive: 4 plays, 15 yards, TOP 01:17
    Carson Palmer ties school record with 18th interception of the season
    Nd 1-10at Nd48NOTRE DAME drive start at 05:48.
    Nd 1-10at Nd48LoVecchio, Matt pass complete to Hunter, Javin for 48 yards to the USC4, 1ST DOWN ND.
    Nd 1-Gat Usc04Jones, Julius rush for 2 yards to the USC2 (Riley, Bernard).
    Nd 2-Gat Usc02LoVecchio, Matt rush for 1 yard to the USC1, out-of-bounds (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 3-Gat Usc01Jones, Julius rush for no gain to the USC1 (Strong, Frank;POLAMALU, Troy).
    Nd 4-Gat Usc01LoVecchio, Matt rush for 1 yard to the USC0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:56.
    Setta, Nick kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 28, USC Trojans 14
    Drive: 5 plays, 52 yards, TOP 01:52
    McNew, Matt kickoff 65 yards to the USC0, touchback.
    Usc 1-10at Usc20USC TROJANS drive start at 03:56.
    Usc 1-10at Usc20Palmer, Carson pass complete to Holmes, Alex for 7 yards to the USC27 (Harrison, Tyreo).
    Usc 2-3at Usc27MacKENZIE, M. rush for 11 yards to the USC38, 1ST DOWN USC (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 1-10at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass complete to STEVENSON, S. for 31 yards to the ND31, 1ST DOWN USC (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 1-10at Nd31MacKENZIE, M. rush for 1 yard to the ND30 (Roberts, Ryan;Legree, Lance).
    Usc 2-9at Nd30Palmer, Carson rush for 11 yards to the ND19, 1ST DOWN USC (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 1-10at Nd19Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Holmes, Alex.
    Usc 2-10at Nd19Palmer, Carson pass complete to Colbert, Keary for 8 yards to the ND11 (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 3-2at Nd11PAPADAKIS, P. rush for 1 yard to the ND10.
    Drive: 8 plays, 70 yards, TOP 04:00
    Notre Dame 28, USC Trojans 14
    4th Quarter

    Usc 4-1at Nd10Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
    Usc 4-1at Nd10Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 10 yards to the ND0, 1ST DOWN USC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:56.
    Bell, David kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 28, USC Trojans 21
    Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards, TOP 04:00
    Bell, David kickoff 46 yards to the ND19, Givens, David return 27 yards to the ND46 (DALTON, Matt).
    Nd 1-10at Nd46NOTRE DAME drive start at 14:56.
    Nd 1-10at Nd46Fisher, Tony rush for 8 yards to the USC46 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-2at Usc46Howard,Terrance rush for 18 yards to the USC28, 1ST DOWN ND, out-of-bounds (Strong, Frank).
    Nd 1-10at Usc28Jones, Julius rush for 4 yards to the USC24 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-6at Usc24LoVecchio, Matt rush for 1 yard to the USC23 (PROSSER, Chris).
    Nd 3-5at Usc23Jones, Julius rush for 1 yard to the USC22 (Graham, Aaron).
    Nd 4-4at Usc22Setta, Nick field goal attempt from 39 GOOD, clock 12:09.
    Notre Dame 31, USC Trojans 21
    Drive: 6 plays, 32 yards, TOP 02:47
    McNew, Matt kickoff 60 yards to the USC5, Strong, Frank return 33 yards to the USC38 (Yura, Chris).
    Usc 1-10at Usc38USC TROJANS drive start at 12:09.
    Usc 1-10at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Kelly, Kareem.
    Usc 2-10at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass complete to MacKENZIE, M. for 12 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN USC (Jefferson, Cli.).
    Usc 1-10at Usc50Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Harris, Antoine (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 2-10at Usc50Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Colbert, Keary (Williams, Brock).
    Usc 3-10at Usc50Palmer, Carson rush for 9 yards to the ND41, out-of-bounds (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 4-1at Nd41Timeout USC Trojans, clock 11:11.
    Usc 4-1at Nd41Palmer, Carson rush for 2 yards to the ND39, 1ST DOWN USC.
    Usc 1-10at Nd39Palmer, Carson sacked for loss of 4 yards to the ND43 (Roberts, Ryan).
    Usc 2-14at Nd43Palmer, Carson sacked for loss of 3 yards to the ND46 (Scott, B.J.).
    Usc 3-17at Nd46Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Nickels, Matt.
    Usc 4-17at Nd46MacGILLIVRAY, M punt 46 yards to the ND0, touchback.
    Drive: 9 plays, 16 yards, TOP 03:03
    Nd 1-10at Nd20NOTRE DAME drive start at 09:06.
    Nd 1-10at Nd20Jones, Julius rush for 8 yards to the ND28 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-2at Nd28Jones, Julius rush for 15 yards to the ND43, 1ST DOWN ND (Hill, DeShaun).
    Nd 1-10at Nd43Jones, Julius rush for 9 yards to the USC48 (Arbet, Kevin).
    Nd 2-1at Usc48Jones, Julius rush for no gain to the USC48 (Nielsen, Ryan;DAVIS, Ennis).
    Nd 3-1at Usc48Fisher, Tony rush for 5 yards to the USC43, 1ST DOWN ND (Dickerson, Kori).
    Nd 1-10at Usc43Jones, Julius rush for no gain to the USC43 (ABDUL-SHAHEED,S).
    Nd 2-10at Usc43Getherall, Joey rush for 18 yards to the USC25, 1ST DOWN ND (Graham, Aaron).
    Nd 1-10at Usc25Jones, Julius rush for 7 yards to the USC18 (Hill, DeShaun).
    Nd 2-3at Usc18Jones, Julius rush for 4 yards to the USC14, 1ST DOWN ND (Graham, Aaron).
    Nd 1-10at Usc14Howard,Terrance rush for 13 yards to the USC1, 1ST DOWN ND (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 1-Gat Usc01Howard,Terrance rush for loss of 1 yard to the USC2 (Polamalu, Troy).
    Nd 2-Gat Usc02Jones, Julius rush for 2 yards to the USC0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 02:57.
    Setta, Nick kick attempt good.
    Notre Dame 38, USC Trojans 21
    Drive: 12 plays, 80 yards, TOP 06:09
    McNew, Matt kickoff 55 yards to the USC10, STEVENSON, S. return 12 yards to the USC22 (Sarb, Matt).
    Usc 1-10at Usc22USC TROJANS drive start at 02:57.
    Usc 1-10at Usc22Palmer, Carson pass complete to Harris, Antoine for 5 yards to the USC27 (Denman, Anthony).
    Usc 2-5at Usc27Palmer, Carson pass complete to Kelly, Kareem for 12 yards to the USC39, 1ST DOWN USC, out-of-bounds.
    Usc 1-10at Usc39Palmer, Carson sacked for loss of 9 yards to the USC30 (Weaver, Anthony).
    Usc 2-19at Usc30Palmer, Carson pass complete to Kelly, Kareem for 8 yards to the USC38 (Jefferson, Cli.).
    Usc 3-11at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Kelly, Kareem.
    Usc 4-11at Usc38Palmer, Carson pass incomplete to Nickels, Matt (Williams, Brock).
    Drive: 6 plays, 16 yards, TOP 01:29
    Nd 1-10at Usc38NOTRE DAME drive start at 01:28.
    Nd 1-10at Usc38Fisher, Tony rush for 11 yards to the USC27, 1ST DOWN ND (Arbet, Kevin).
    Nd 1-10at Usc27Fisher, Tony rush for 1 yard to the USC26 (Moreno, Zeke).
    Nd 2-9at Usc26TEAM rush for loss of 3 yards to the USC29.
    Nd 3-12at Usc29End of game, clock 00:00.
    Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:28
    FINAL SCORE
    Notre Dame 38, USC Trojans 21