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Notre Dame vs USC (Nov 29, 2008)

Scoring Summary


                            Scoring Summary (Final)
                           2008 USC Trojans Football
           Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

                        Notre Dame (6-6) vs. USC (10-1)
Date: Nov 29, 2008  Site: Los Angeles, Calif.   Stadium: LA Memorial Coliseum
Attendance: 90689

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Notre Dame..........  0  0  0  3  -  3
USC.................  7 17  7  7  - 38



Scoring Summary:
1st 04:06 USC - Johnson, Stafon 2 yd run (Buehler, David kick)
                                                  12 plays, 79 yards, TOP 7:11, ND 0 - USC 7
2nd 09:05 USC - McKnight, Joe 55 yd run (Buehler, David kick)
                                                   1 play, 55 yards, TOP 0:10, ND 0 - USC 14
    04:38 USC - Williams, D. 12 yd pass from Sanchez, Mark (Buehler, David kick)
                                                  5 plays, 67 yards, TOP 2:33, ND 0 - USC 21
    00:24 USC - Buehler, David 35 yd field goal
                                                  8 plays, 32 yards, TOP 2:09, ND 0 - USC 24
3rd 05:03 USC - Gable, C.J. 1 yd run (Buehler, David kick)
                                                  6 plays, 44 yards, TOP 2:37, ND 0 - USC 31
4th 11:45 ND - Walker, Brandon 41 yd field goal
                                                  9 plays, 51 yards, TOP 3:51, ND 3 - USC 31
    07:57 USC - Turner, Patrick 17 yd pass from Sanchez, Mark (Buehler, David kick)
                                                  9 plays, 84 yards, TOP 3:41, ND 3 - USC 38



Kickoff time: 5:02 pm   End of Game: 8:02 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:00
Officials: Referee: Jerry McGinn; Umpire: Ronald Kumiega; Linesman: M. Fitzgerald;
Line judge: Tod Reese; Back judge: James Downey; Field judge: James Smith;
Side judge: Bruce Williams; Scorer: Ned Miller;
Temperature: 64        Wind: 4 WNW     Weather: clear




Team Statistics


                            Team Statistics (Final)
                           2008 USC Trojans Football
           Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

                                     ND      USC

FIRST DOWNS...................        4       22
  Rushing.....................        2        9
  Passing.....................        1       12
  Penalty.....................        1        1
NET YARDS RUSHING.............       50      175
  Rushing Attempts............       27       33
  Average Per Rush............      1.9      5.3
  Rushing Touchdowns..........        0        3
  Yards Gained Rushing........       89      192
  Yards Lost Rushing..........       39       17
NET YARDS PASSING.............       41      274
  Completions-Attempts-Int....  11-22-2  23-33-3
  Average Per Attempt.........      1.9      8.3
  Average Per Completion......      3.7     11.9
  Passing Touchdowns..........        0        2
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS...........       91      449
  Total offense plays.........       49       66
  Average Gain Per Play.......      1.9      6.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost..........      1-1      1-0
Penalties: Number-Yards.......     2-22     8-80
PUNTS-YARDS...................    8-323    4-129
  Average Yards Per Punt......     40.4     32.2
  Net Yards Per Punt..........     37.4     32.2
  Inside 20...................        1        1
  50+ Yards...................        2        0
  Touchbacks..................        0        0
  Fair catch..................        0        3
KICKOFFS-YARDS................    2-103    7-490
  Average Yards Per Kickoff...     51.5     70.0
  Net Yards Per Kickoff.......     40.5     48.6
  Touchbacks..................        0        4
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD.    0-0-0   6-24-0
  Average Per Return..........      0.0      4.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD   3-70-0   2-22-0
  Average Per Return..........     23.3     11.0
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD..   3-32-0    2-2-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD.    0-0-0    0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards...........        0        0
Possession Time...............    25:59    34:01
  1st Quarter.................     5:13     9:47
  2nd Quarter.................     6:38     8:22
  3rd Quarter.................     5:57     9:03
  4th Quarter.................     8:11     6:49
Third-Down Conversions........  2 of 14  5 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 1   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      0-0      5-6
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-15     4-29
PAT Kicks.....................      0-0      5-5
Field Goals...................      1-1      1-1



Individual Statistics


                                 Individual Statistics (Final)
                                   2008 USC Trojans Football
                   Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)


Notre Dame

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Aldridge, James      12   64    6   58  0 16  4.8
Allen, Armando        4   10    3    7  0  8  1.8
Hughes, Robert        5    8    1    7  0  3  1.4
Clausen, Jimmy        6    7   29  -22  0  7 -3.7
Totals...            27   89   39   50  0 16  1.9

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Clausen, Jimmy         22-11-2    41  0   11    4
Totals...              22-11-2    41  0   11    4

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Hughes, Robert          3    9    0   11
Allen, Armando          3    3    0    5
Tate, Golden            2   15    0    8
Kamara, Duval           1    7    0    7
Rudolph, Kyle           1    4    0    4
Schwapp, Asaph          1    3    0    3
Totals...              11   41    0   11

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Maust, Eric             8  323  40.4   54    1    0
Totals...               8  323  40.4   54    1    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Allen, Armando        0   0  0  2  52 27  0   0  0
Tate, Golden          0   0  0  1  18 18  0   0  0
Gray, Gary            0   0  0  0   0  0  1  24 24
Blanton, Robert       0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0
McCarthy, Kyle        0   0  0  0   0  0  1   8  8
Totals...             0   0  0  3  70 27  3  32 24

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Walker, Brandon      4th 11:45  41 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
WALKER, B.         1   40   0   0  40.0
BURKHART           1   63   0   0  63.0



USC

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
McKnight, Joe         4   63    0   63  1 55 15.8
Tyler, Marc           7   59    1   58  0 24  8.3
Gable, C.J.          10   27    0   27  1  8  2.7
Johnson, Stafon       5   26    0   26  1 12  5.2
Sanchez, Mark         5   17   15    2  0 14  0.4
Johnson, Ronald       1    0    0    0  0  0  0.0
Team                  1    0    1   -1  0  0 -1.0
Totals...            33  192   17  175  3 55  5.3

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Sanchez, Mark          31-22-2   267  2   39    2
Mustain, Mitch          2-1-1      7  0    7    0
Totals...              33-23-3   274  2   39    2

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Williams, D.            7   86    1   24
Turner, Patrick         6   83    1   30
McKnight, Joe           3    0    0   15
McCoy, Anthony          2   26    0   17
Johnson, Ronald         2   24    0   20
Havili, Stanley         1   39    0   39
Johnson, Stafon         1    9    0    9
Carswell, B.            1    7    0    7
Totals...              23  274    2   39

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Woidneck, Greg          4  129  32.2   37    1    0
Totals...               4  129  32.2   37    1    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
McKnight, Joe         2   6  4  0   0  0  0   0  0
Johnson, Ronald       0   0  0  1   9  9  0   0  0
Johnson, Stafon       4  18 10  0   0  0  0   0  0
Harris, Cary          0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0
Maiava, Kaluka        0   0  0  0   0  0  1   2  2
Goodman, Adam         0   0  0  1  13 13  0   0  0
Totals...             6  24 10  2  22 13  2   2  2

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Buehler, David       2nd 00:24  35 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Buehler, David     7  490   4   0  70.0



FUMBLES: Notre Dame-ALDRIDGE, James 1-1. USC-Sanchez, Mark 1-0.


Drive Chart


                                      Drive Chart (Final)
                                   2008 USC Trojans Football
                   Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
ND       1st N20  15:00  Kickoff       N25  13:29  Interception   3-5    1:31
ND       1st N42  12:48  Interception  N50  11:17  Punt           3-8    1:31
ND       1st N20  04:06  Kickoff       N28  01:55  Punt           3-8    2:11
ND       2nd N25  13:03  Punt          N28  10:57  Punt           3-3    2:06
ND       2nd N49  09:24  Punt          N49  09:15  Interception   1-0    0:09
ND       2nd N27  09:05  Kickoff       N21  07:11  Punt           3--6   1:54
ND       2nd N20  04:38  Kickoff       N01  02:33  Punt           3--19  2:05
ND       2nd N25  00:24  Kickoff       N28  00:00  End of half    1-3    0:24
ND       3rd N13  13:25  Punt          N19  11:13  Punt           3-6    2:12
ND       3rd N08  08:36  Interception  N10  07:40  Punt           3-2    0:56
ND       3rd N18  05:03  Kickoff       N20  02:50  Punt           3-2    2:13
ND       3rd N26  00:36  Punt          U23  11:45 *FIELD GOAL     9-51   3:51
ND       4th N20  07:57  Kickoff       N23  07:05  Fumble         2-3    0:52
ND       4th N30  04:38  Interception  U37  00:34  Downs         10-33   4:04

USC      1st U49  13:29  Interception  N47  12:48  Interception   2-4    0:41
USC      1st U21  11:17  Punt          N00  04:06 *TOUCHDOWN     12-79   7:11#
USC      1st U37  01:55  Punt          U39  13:03  Punt           5-2    3:52
USC      2nd U18  10:57  Punt          U24  09:24  Punt           3-6    1:33
USC      2nd U45  09:15  Interception  N00  09:05 *TOUCHDOWN      1-55   0:10
USC      2nd U33  07:11  Punt          N00  04:38 *TOUCHDOWN      5-67   2:33#
USC      2nd U50  02:33  Punt          N18  00:24 *FIELD GOAL     8-32   2:09#
USC      3rd U43  15:00  Kickoff       U50  13:25  Punt           3-7    1:35
USC      3rd U47  11:13  Punt          N12  08:36  Interception   5-41   2:37#
USC      3rd N44  07:40  Punt          N00  05:03 *TOUCHDOWN      6-44   2:37#
USC      3rd U37  02:50  Punt          U45  00:36  Punt           3-8    2:14
USC      4th U16  11:38  Kickoff       N00  07:57 *TOUCHDOWN      9-84   3:41#
USC      4th N23  07:05  Fumble        N27  04:38  Interception   4--4   2:27
USC      4th U37  00:34  Downs         U36  00:00  End of half    1--1   0:34

ND                        1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       05:13 06:38 05:57 08:11   11:51 14:08 25:59
3rd Down Conversions      0/3   0/3   0/3   2/5     0/6   2/8   2/14
Avg Field Position        N27   N29   N16   N25     N28   N19   N24
4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   0/0   0/1     0/0   0/1   0/1

USC                       1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       09:47 08:22 09:03 06:49   18:09 15:52 34:01
3rd Down Conversions      2/2   1/4   1/3   1/2     3/6   2/5   5/11
Avg Field Position        U35   U36   U45   U43     U36   U44   U40
4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   0/0   0/1     0/0   0/1   0/1


                                    Drive Chart (By Quarter)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
ND       1st N20  15:00  Kickoff       N25  13:29  Interception   3-5    1:31
USC      1st U49  13:29  Interception  N47  12:48  Interception   2-4    0:41
ND       1st N42  12:48  Interception  N50  11:17  Punt           3-8    1:31
USC      1st U21  11:17  Punt          N00  04:06 *TOUCHDOWN     12-79   7:11#
ND       1st N20  04:06  Kickoff       N28  01:55  Punt           3-8    2:11
USC      1st U37  01:55  Punt          U39  13:03  Punt           5-2    3:52

ND       2nd N25  13:03  Punt          N28  10:57  Punt           3-3    2:06
USC      2nd U18  10:57  Punt          U24  09:24  Punt           3-6    1:33
ND       2nd N49  09:24  Punt          N49  09:15  Interception   1-0    0:09
USC      2nd U45  09:15  Interception  N00  09:05 *TOUCHDOWN      1-55   0:10
ND       2nd N27  09:05  Kickoff       N21  07:11  Punt           3--6   1:54
USC      2nd U33  07:11  Punt          N00  04:38 *TOUCHDOWN      5-67   2:33#
ND       2nd N20  04:38  Kickoff       N01  02:33  Punt           3--19  2:05
USC      2nd U50  02:33  Punt          N18  00:24 *FIELD GOAL     8-32   2:09#
ND       2nd N25  00:24  Kickoff       N28  00:00  End of half    1-3    0:24

USC      3rd U43  15:00  Kickoff       U50  13:25  Punt           3-7    1:35
ND       3rd N13  13:25  Punt          N19  11:13  Punt           3-6    2:12
USC      3rd U47  11:13  Punt          N12  08:36  Interception   5-41   2:37#
ND       3rd N08  08:36  Interception  N10  07:40  Punt           3-2    0:56
USC      3rd N44  07:40  Punt          N00  05:03 *TOUCHDOWN      6-44   2:37#
ND       3rd N18  05:03  Kickoff       N20  02:50  Punt           3-2    2:13
USC      3rd U37  02:50  Punt          U45  00:36  Punt           3-8    2:14
ND       3rd N26  00:36  Punt          U23  11:45 *FIELD GOAL     9-51   3:51

USC      4th U16  11:38  Kickoff       N00  07:57 *TOUCHDOWN      9-84   3:41#
ND       4th N20  07:57  Kickoff       N23  07:05  Fumble         2-3    0:52
USC      4th N23  07:05  Fumble        N27  04:38  Interception   4--4   2:27
ND       4th N30  04:38  Interception  U37  00:34  Downs         10-33   4:04
USC      4th U37  00:34  Downs         U36  00:00  End of half    1--1   0:34



Defensive Statistics


                                Defensive Statistics (Final)
                                 2008 USC Trojans Football
                 Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)


Notre Dame          
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
12 Blanton, Robert         7    .    7  1.0/7    .   .    1-0     .    .      .     .
28 McCarthy, Kyle          4    3    7     .     .   .    1-8     .    .      .     .
4  Gray, Gary              5    .    5     .     .   .    1-24    .    .      .     .
9A Johnson, Ethan          5    .    5  1.0/7    .   .     .      .    .   1.0/7    .
27 Bruton, David           4    1    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
8  McNeil, Raeshon         3    1    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
96 Kuntz, Pat              3    .    3  2.0/9    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
22 Smith, Harrison         3    .    3     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
94 Brown, Justin           3    .    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
49 Smith, Toryan           2    1    3     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
95 Williams, Ian           2    1    3     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
31 Brown, Sergio           2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
48 Quinn, Steve            2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
TM TEAM                    1    .    1  1.0/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
40 CRUM, Maurice           1    .    1  1.0/8    1   .     .      .    .   1.0/8    .
11 Grimes, David           1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
55 Olsen, Eric             1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
6  Herring, Ray            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
43 Maust, Eric             1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
37 Anello, Mike            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
98 Cwynar, Sean            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
56 Neal, Kerry             .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
3A Smith, Kevin            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .

USC                 
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
43 Maiava, Kaluka          5    .    5  1.0/1    .   .    1-2     .    .      .     .
1G Morgan, Michael         3    .    3  2.0/11   .  1-0    .      .    .   1.0/10   .
19 McAllister, D.          3    .    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
84 Moore, Kyle             3    .    3  1.0/5    .   .     .      .    .   1.0/5    .
91 Casey, Jurrell          3    .    3  1.0/6    1   .     .      .    .      .     .
10 Cushing, Brian          3    .    3  1.0/6    .   .     .      1    .      .     .
75 Moala, Fili             2    1    3  1.5/10   .   .     .      .    .   1.5/10   .
47 Matthews, Clay          2    1    3  1.5/5    .   .     .      .    .   0.5/4    .
36 Pinkard, Josh           2    1    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
0B Mays, Taylor            2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
44 Tupou, C.               2    .    2  1.0/3    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
15 Thomas, Kevin           2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
58 Maualuga, Rey           1    1    2     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
0F Smith, Malcolm          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
14 Green, Garrett          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
93 Griffen, E.             1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
1  Turner, Patrick         1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
26 Harris, Will            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
27 Jones, Marshall         1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
80 Carswell, B.            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
81 Washington, G.          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
71 Brown, Charles          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
97 Jackson, Malik          .    .    .     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
7  Harris, Cary            .    .    .     .     .   .    1-0     .    .      .     .



Participation Report


                          Participation Report (Final)
                           2008 USC Trojans Football
           Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)


Notre Dame                                     USC

POS  ## OFFENSE                                POS  ## OFFENSE
X    23 TATE                                   SE   1  Turner, Patrick
LT   77 TURKOVICH                              LT   71 Brown, Charles
LG   55 OLSEN                                  LG   53 Byers, Jeff
C    51 WENGER                                 C    61 O'Dowd, K.
RG   59 STEWART                                RG   56 Parsons, Alex
RT   74 YOUNG                                  RT   76 Howell, Nick
TE   9  RUDOLPH                                TE   86 McCoy, Anthony
Z    11 GRIMES                                 FL   18 Williams, D.
QB   7  CLAUSEN                                QB   6  Sanchez, Mark
TB   5  ALLEN                                  FB   31 Havili, Stanley
X    18 KAMARA                                 TB   2  Gable, C.J.

POS  ## DEFENSE                                POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   94 BROWN, J.                              DE   84 Moore, Kyle
NT   95 WILLIAMS, I.                           NT   44 Tupou, C.
DE   96 KUNTZ                                  DT   75 Moala, Fili
SAM  22 SMITH, H.                              DE   47 Matthews, Clay
MIKE 49 SMITH, T.                              SLB  10 Cushing, Brian
JACK 40 CRUM                                   MLB  58 Maualuga, Rey
WILL 56 NEAL                                   WLB  43 Maiava, Kaluka
LCB  8  McNEIL                                 CB   7  Harris, Cary
FS   27 BRUTON                                 FS   0B Mays, Taylor
SS   28 McCARTHY, K.                           SS   26 Harris, Will
RCB  12 BLANTON                                CB   36 Pinkard, Josh


 Notre Dame: 2A-COUGHLIN, 3A-SMITH, K., 4-GRAY, G., 6-HERRING, 9A-JOHNSON, 14-WALKER, B., 20-LAMBERT, 24-GORDON, 30-PASKORZ,
 31-BROWN, S., 33-HUGHES, 34-ALDRIDGE, 35-BROOKS, 37-ANELLO, 39-BURKHART, 42-WASHINGTON, 43-MAUST, 44-SCHWAPP, 45-FLEMING,
 46-FILER, 48-QUINN, 53-RICHARDSON, 67-BEMENDERFER, 75-DEVER, 78-ROBINSON, 90-RYAN, 91-NWANKWO, 98-CWYNAR.

 USC: 0D-McKnight, Joe, 0A-Bryant, T.J., 0F-Smith, Malcolm, 0G-Hazelton, Vidal, 1E-Corp, Aaron, 1G-Morgan, Michael,
 1J-Shoemate, D.J., 1H-Buehler, David, 2F-Tyler, Marc, 4D-Woidneck, Greg, 4F-Cumming, Ross, 8-Johnson, Ronald, 9-Ausberry, David,
 13-Johnson, Stafon, 14-Green, Garrett, 15-Thomas, Kevin, 16-Mustain, Mitch, 17-Patterson, T., 19-McAllister, D.,
 23-Cameron, Jordan, 27-Jones, Marshall, 37-Campbell, J., 40-Ellison, Rhett, 41-Hillier, Matt, 45-Goodman, Adam,
 54-Galippo, Chris, 57-Garratt, Nick, 62-Pousson, Chris, 65-Simmons, Derek, 68-Lewis, Butch, 74-Heberer, Zack, 79-Weiss, Andrew,
 80-Carswell, B., 81-Washington, G., 85-Stephenson, C., 88-Miller, Jimmy, 91-Casey, Jurrell, 93-Griffen, E., 97-Jackson, Malik,
 98-Harris, DaJohn, 99-Spicer, Averell.



Box Score

                               Box Score (Final)
           Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Notre Dame..........  0  0  0  3  -  3       Record: (6-6)
USC.................  7 17  7  7  - 38       Record: (10-1)



Scoring Summary:
1st 04:06 USC - Johnson, Stafon 2 yd run (Buehler, David kick), 12-79 7:11, ND 0 - USC 7
2nd 09:05 USC - McKnight, Joe 55 yd run (Buehler, David kick), 1-55 0:10, ND 0 - USC 14
    04:38 USC - Williams, D. 12 yd pass from Sanchez, Mark (Buehler, David kick), 5-67 2:33, ND 0 - USC 21
    00:24 USC - Buehler, David 35 yd field goal, 8-32 2:09, ND 0 - USC 24
3rd 05:03 USC - Gable, C.J. 1 yd run (Buehler, David kick), 6-44 2:37, ND 0 - USC 31
4th 11:45 ND - Walker, Brandon 41 yd field goal, 9-51 3:51, ND 3 - USC 31
    07:57 USC - Turner, Patrick 17 yd pass from Sanchez, Mark (Buehler, David kick), 9-84 3:41, ND 3 - USC 38



                                     ND      USC
FIRST DOWNS...................        4       22
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............    27-50   33-175
PASSING YDS (NET).............       41      274
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  22-11-2  33-23-3
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....    49-91   66-449
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............      0-0     6-24
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-70     2-22
Interception Returns-Yards....     3-32      2-2
Punts (Number-Avg)............   8-40.4   4-32.2
Fumbles-Lost..................      1-1      1-0
Penalties-Yards...............     2-22     8-80
Possession Time...............    25:59    34:01
Third-Down Conversions........  2 of 14  5 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 1   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      0-0      5-6
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-15     4-29


RUSHING: Notre Dame-ALDRIDGE, James 12-58; Allen, Armando 4-7; HUGHES,
Robert 5-7; Clausen, Jimmy 6-minus 22. USC-McKnight, Joe 4-63; Tyler, Marc 7-58;
Gable, C.J. 10-27; Johnson, Stafon 5-26; Sanchez, Mark 5-2; Johnson, Ronald 1-0;
Team 1-minus 1.

PASSING: Notre Dame-CLAUSEN, Jimmy 11-22-2-41. USC-Sanchez, Mark
22-31-2-267; Mustain, Mitch 1-2-1-7.

RECEIVING: Notre Dame-HUGHES, Robert 3-9; Allen, Armando 3-3; TATE,
Golden 2-15; Kamara, Duval 1-7; Rudolph, Kyle 1-4; Schwapp, Asaph 1-3.
USC-Williams, D. 7-86; Turner, Patrick 6-83; McKnight, Joe 3-0; McCoy, Anthony
2-26; Johnson, Ronald 2-24; Havili, Stanley 1-39; Johnson, Stafon 1-9; Carswell,
B. 1-7.

INTERCEPTIONS: Notre Dame-GRAY, Gary 1-24; McCarthy, Kyle 1-8; BLANTON,
Robert 1-0. USC-Maiava, Kaluka 1-2; Harris, Cary 1-0.

FUMBLES: Notre Dame-ALDRIDGE, James 1-1. USC-Sanchez, Mark 1-0.

Stadium: LA Memorial Coliseum  Attendance: 90689
Kickoff time: 5:02 pm   End of Game: 8:02 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:00
Officials: Referee: Jerry McGinn; Umpire: Ronald Kumiega; Linesman: M. Fitzgerald;
Line judge: Tod Reese; Back judge: James Downey; Field judge: James Smith;
Side judge: Bruce Williams; Scorer: Ned Miller;
Temperature: 64        Wind: 4 WNW     Weather: clear



           Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

SACKS (UA-A): Notre Dame-CRUM, Maurice 1-0; Johnson, Ethan 1-0.
USC-Moala, Fili 1-1; Matthews, Clay 0-1; Moore, Kyle 1-0; Morgan, Michael 1-0.

TACKLES (UA-A): Notre Dame-BLANTON, Robert 7-0; McCarthy, Kyle 4-3;
Johnson, Ethan 5-0; Gray, Gary 5-0; Bruton, David 4-1; McNeil, Raeshon 3-1;
Brown, Justin 3-0; Smith, Harrison 3-0; Kuntz, Pat 3-0; Smith, Toryan 2-1;
Williams, Ian 2-1; Brown, Sergio 2-0; Quinn, Steve 2-0; Grimes, David 1-0; CRUM,
Maurice 1-0; TEAM 1-0; Anello, Mike 1-0; Olsen, Eric 1-0; Maust, Eric 1-0;
Herring, Ray 1-0; Cwynar, Sean 0-1; Smith, Kevin 0-1; Neal, Kerry 0-1.
USC-Maiava, Kaluka 5-0; Cushing, Brian 3-0; Casey, Jurrell 3-0; McAllister, D.
3-0; Moore, Kyle 3-0; Morgan, Michael 3-0; Matthews, Clay 2-1; Moala, Fili 2-1;
Pinkard, Josh 2-1; Mays, Taylor 2-0; Tupou, C. 2-0; Thomas, Kevin 2-0; Maualuga,
Rey 1-1; Harris, Will 1-0; Jones, Marshall 1-0; Washington, G. 1-0; Smith,
Malcolm 1-0; Griffen, E. 1-0; Brown, Charles 1-0; Turner, Patrick 1-0; Green,
Garrett 1-0; Carswell, B. 1-0.


Game Starters:
Notre Dame

POS  ## OFFENSE
X    23 TATE
LT   77 TURKOVICH
LG   55 OLSEN
C    51 WENGER
RG   59 STEWART
RT   74 YOUNG
TE   9  RUDOLPH
Z    11 GRIMES
QB   7  CLAUSEN
TB   5  ALLEN
X    18 KAMARA

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   94 BROWN, J.
NT   95 WILLIAMS, I.
DE   96 KUNTZ
SAM  22 SMITH, H.
MIKE 49 SMITH, T.
JACK 40 CRUM
WILL 56 NEAL
LCB  8  McNEIL
FS   27 BRUTON
SS   28 McCARTHY, K.
RCB  12 BLANTON

USC

POS  ## OFFENSE
SE   1  Turner, Patrick
LT   71 Brown, Charles
LG   53 Byers, Jeff
C    61 O'Dowd, K.
RG   56 Parsons, Alex
RT   76 Howell, Nick
TE   86 McCoy, Anthony
FL   18 Williams, D.
QB   6  Sanchez, Mark
FB   31 Havili, Stanley
TB   2  Gable, C.J.

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   84 Moore, Kyle
NT   44 Tupou, C.
DT   75 Moala, Fili
DE   47 Matthews, Clay
SLB  10 Cushing, Brian
MLB  58 Maualuga, Rey
WLB  43 Maiava, Kaluka
CB   7  Harris, Cary
FS   0B Mays, Taylor
SS   26 Harris, Will
CB   36 Pinkard, Josh


Player participation:


Notre Dame: 2A-COUGHLIN, 3A-SMITH, K., 4-GRAY, G., 6-HERRING, 9A-JOHNSON, 14-WALKER, B., 20-LAMBERT, 24-GORDON, 30-PASKORZ,
31-BROWN, S., 33-HUGHES, 34-ALDRIDGE, 35-BROOKS, 37-ANELLO, 39-BURKHART, 42-WASHINGTON, 43-MAUST, 44-SCHWAPP, 45-FLEMING,
46-FILER, 48-QUINN, 53-RICHARDSON, 67-BEMENDERFER, 75-DEVER, 78-ROBINSON, 90-RYAN, 91-NWANKWO, 98-CWYNAR.

USC: 0A-Bryant, T.J., 0D-McKnight, Joe, 0G-Hazelton, Vidal, 0F-Smith, Malcolm, 1H-Buehler, David, 1E-Corp, Aaron,
1G-Morgan, Michael, 1J-Shoemate, D.J., 2F-Tyler, Marc, 4F-Cumming, Ross, 4D-Woidneck, Greg, 8-Johnson, Ronald, 9-Ausberry, David,
13-Johnson, Stafon, 14-Green, Garrett, 15-Thomas, Kevin, 16-Mustain, Mitch, 17-Patterson, T., 19-McAllister, D.,
23-Cameron, Jordan, 27-Jones, Marshall, 37-Campbell, J., 40-Ellison, Rhett, 41-Hillier, Matt, 45-Goodman, Adam,
54-Galippo, Chris, 57-Garratt, Nick, 62-Pousson, Chris, 65-Simmons, Derek, 68-Lewis, Butch, 74-Heberer, Zack, 79-Weiss, Andrew,
80-Carswell, B., 81-Washington, G., 85-Stephenson, C., 88-Miller, Jimmy, 91-Casey, Jurrell, 93-Griffen, E., 97-Jackson, Malik,
98-Harris, DaJohn, 99-Spicer, Averell.




Play-by-Play Summary


                               Play-by-Play Summary (1st quarter)
                                   2008 USC Trojans Football
                   Notre Dame vs #5 USC (Nov 29, 2008 at Los Angeles, Calif.)

               USC wins the coin toss and defers to the second half.
  N 1-10 N30   USC ball on USC30.

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, touchback.
  N 1-10 N20   CLAUSEN pass complete to TATE for 8 yards to the ND28 (Maiava, Kaluka).
  N 2-2  N28   ALLEN rush for loss of 3 yards to the ND25, out-of-bounds (Tupou, C.).
  N 3-5  N25   CLAUSEN pass intercepted by Harris, Cary at the USC49 (GRIMES), Harris, Cary
               return 0 yards to the USC49.
--------------- 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 01:31 ---------------

      U 1-10 U49   USC drive start at 13:29.
      U 1-10 U49   Gable, C.J. rush for 4 yards to the ND47 (BROWN, J.).
      U 2-6  N47   Sanchez, Mark pass intercepted by BLANTON at the ND42, BLANTON return 0
                   yards to the ND42 (Turner, Patrick).
--------------- 2 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:41 ---------------

  N 1-10 N42   NOTRE DAME drive start at 12:48.
  N 1-10 N42   CLAUSEN pass incomplete (Cushing, Brian).
  N 2-10 N42   ALLEN rush for 8 yards to the 50 yardline (Pinkard, Josh).
  N 3-2  N50   ALDRIDGE rush for no gain to the 50 yardline (Tupou, C.).
  N 4-2  N50   MAUST punt 31 yards to the USC19, Johnson, Stafon return 2 yards to the
               USC21 (ANELLO).
--------------- 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 01:31 ---------------

      U 1-10 U21   USC drive start at 11:17.
      U 1-10 U21   McKnight, Joe rush for 5 yards to the USC26 (WILLIAMS, I.).
      U 2-5  U26   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 11 yards to the
                   USC37, 1ST DOWN USC (McNEIL).
      U 1-10 U37   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 8 yards to the USC45,
                   out-of-bounds (McNEIL).
      U 2-2  U45   Johnson, Stafon rush for 12 yards to the ND43, 1ST DOWN USC
                   (BLANTON).
      U 1-10 N43   Johnson, Ronald rush for no gain to the ND43 (BLANTON).
      U 2-10 N43   Gable, C.J. rush for 1 yard to the ND42 (JOHNSON).
      U 3-9  N42   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 24 yards to the ND18,
                   1ST DOWN USC (BLANTON).
      U 1-10 N18   PENALTY USC false start (Ellison, Rhett) 5 yards to the ND23.
      U 1-15 N23   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 9 yards to the ND14
                   (BLANTON).
      U 2-6  N14   McKnight, Joe rush for 2 yards to the ND12 (McCARTHY, K.).
      U 3-4  N12   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 8 yards to the ND4,
                   1ST DOWN USC (McNEIL;McCARTHY, K.).
      U 1-G  N04   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 2 yards to the ND2
                   (McCARTHY, K.).
      U 2-G  N02   Johnson, Stafon rush for 2 yards to the ND0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:06.
                   Buehler, David kick attempt good.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 7
                                     ======================

--------------- 12 plays, 79 yards, TOP 07:11 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, touchback.
  N 1-10 N20   NOTRE DAME drive start at 04:06.
  N 1-10 N20   CLAUSEN pass complete to ALLEN for 5 yards to the ND25 (Maiava, Kaluka).
  N 2-5  N25   ALDRIDGE rush for 3 yards to the ND28 (Griffen, E.).
  N 3-2  N28   ALLEN rush for no gain to the ND28 (Cushing, Brian).
  N 4-2  N28   MAUST punt 37 yards to the USC35, Johnson, Stafon return 2 yards to the
               USC37, out-of-bounds (MAUST).
--------------- 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 02:11 ---------------

      U 1-10 U37   USC drive start at 01:55.
      U 1-10 U37   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to McCoy, Anthony for 9 yards to the USC46
                   (McCARTHY, K.).
      U 2-1  U46   PENALTY USC false start (Heberer, Zack) 5 yards to the USC41.
      U 2-6  U41   PENALTY USC holding (Turner, Patrick) 10 yards to the USC31.
      U 2-16 U31   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 21 yards to the ND48,
                   1ST DOWN USC, out-of-bounds (JOHNSON).

                                     ==END OF 1st QUARTER==
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 7
                                     ======================

Play-by-Play Summary (2nd quarter)
      U 1-10 N48   Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
      U 1-10 N48   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to McKnight, Joe for loss of 7 yards to the
                   USC45 (BLANTON).
      U 2-17 U45   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to McKnight, Joe for loss of 8 yards to the
                   USC37 (KUNTZ).
      U 3-25 U37   Sanchez, Mark rush for 2 yards to the USC39, out-of-bounds (BROWN, J.).
      U 4-23 U39   Woidneck, Greg punt 36 yards to the ND25, fair catch by TATE.
--------------- 5 plays, 2 yards, TOP 03:52 ---------------

  N 1-10 N25   NOTRE DAME drive start at 13:03.
  N 1-10 N25   CLAUSEN sacked for loss of 5 yards to the ND20 (Moore, Kyle).
  N 2-15 N20   Timeout Notre Dame, clock 12:28.
  N 2-15 N20   CLAUSEN pass complete to RUDOLPH for 4 yards to the ND24 (Cushing, Brian).
  N 3-11 N24   CLAUSEN pass complete to ALLEN for 4 yards to the ND28 (Matthews, Clay).
  N 4-7  N28   MAUST punt 54 yards to the USC18, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 02:06 ---------------

      U 1-10 U18   USC drive start at 10:57.
      U 1-10 U18   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 2 yards to the USC20.
      U 2-8  U20   Johnson, Stafon rush for 4 yards to the USC24 (QUINN).
      U 3-4  U24   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete (WILLIAMS, I.).
      U 4-4  U24   Woidneck, Greg punt 27 yards to the ND49, fair catch by TATE.
--------------- 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:33 ---------------

  N 1-10 N49   NOTRE DAME drive start at 09:24.
  N 1-10 N49   CLAUSEN pass intercepted by Maiava, Kaluka at the USC43 (Maualuga, Rey),
               Maiava, Kaluka return 2 yards to the USC45.
--------------- 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:09 ---------------

      U 1-10 U45   USC drive start at 09:15.
      U 1-10 U45   McKnight, Joe rush for 55 yards to the ND0, 1ST DOWN USC,
                   TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:05.
                   Buehler, David kick attempt good.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 14
                                     ======================

--------------- 1 plays, 55 yards, TOP 00:10 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, ALLEN return 27 yards to the
                   ND27 (McAllister, D.).
  N 1-10 N27   NOTRE DAME drive start at 09:05.
  N 1-10 N27   ALLEN rush for 2 yards to the ND29, out-of-bounds (Mays, Taylor).
  N 2-8  N29   CLAUSEN sacked for loss of 8 yards to the ND21 (Matthews, Clay;Moala, Fili).
  N 3-16 N21   CLAUSEN pass incomplete.
  N 4-16 N21   MAUST punt 50 yards to the USC29, Johnson, Stafon return 4 yards to the
               USC33 (McCARTHY, K.;SMITH, K.).
--------------- 3 plays, minus 6 yards, TOP 01:54 ---------------

      U 1-10 U33   USC drive start at 07:11.
      U 1-10 U33   McKnight, Joe rush for 1 yard to the USC34 (WILLIAMS, I.).
      U 2-9  U34   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to McKnight, Joe for 15 yards to the USC49,
                   1ST DOWN USC, out-of-bounds (McNEIL).
      U 1-10 U49   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Havili, Stanley for 39 yards to the ND12,
                   1ST DOWN USC (BLANTON).
      U 1-10 N12   Gable, C.J. rush for no gain to the ND12 (CWYNAR;WILLIAMS, I.).
      U 2-10 N12   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 12 yards to the ND0,
                   1ST DOWN USC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:38.
                   Buehler, David kick attempt good.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 21
                                     ======================

--------------- 5 plays, 67 yards, TOP 02:33 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, touchback.
  N 1-10 N20   NOTRE DAME drive start at 04:38.
  N 1-10 N20   CLAUSEN pass complete to ALLEN for loss of 6 yards to the ND14 (Cushing,
               Brian).
  N 2-16 N14   PENALTY ND holding (YOUNG) 7 yards to the ND7.
  N 2-23 N07   CLAUSEN pass incomplete to TATE.
  N 3-23 N07   CLAUSEN sacked for loss of 6 yards to the ND1 (Moala, Fili).
  N 4-29 N01   MAUST punt 34 yards to the ND35, Johnson, Stafon return 10 yards to the
               ND25, PENALTY USC holding 10 yards to the ND35, PENALTY USC
               personal foul 15 yards to the 50 yardline, 1st and 10, USC ball on 50
               yardline.
--------------- 3 plays, minus 19 yards, TOP 02:05 ---------------

      U 1-10 U50   USC drive start at 02:33.
      U 1-10 U50   Sanchez, Mark rush for 14 yards to the ND36, 1ST DOWN USC,
                   out-of-bounds (GRAY, G.).
      U 1-10 N36   Sanchez, Mark sacked for loss of 8 yards to the ND44 (CRUM), fumble by
                   Sanchez, Mark recovered by USC Team at ND44.
      U 2-18 N44   Gable, C.J. rush for 3 yards to the ND41 (QUINN).
      U 3-15 N41   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 30 yards to the ND11,
                   1ST DOWN USC (GRAY, G.).
      U 1-10 N11   Timeout USC, clock 00:50.
      U 1-10 N11   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Turner, Patrick.
      U 2-10 N11   Sanchez, Mark sacked for loss of 7 yards to the ND18 (JOHNSON).
      U 3-17 N18   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Turner, Patrick.
      U 4-17 N18   Buehler, David field goal attempt from 35 GOOD, clock 00:24, PENALTY
                   ND holding declined.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 24
                                     ======================

--------------- 8 plays, 32 yards, TOP 02:09 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, ALLEN return 25 yards to the
                   ND25 (Green, Garrett).
  N 1-10 N25   NOTRE DAME drive start at 00:24.
  N 1-10 N25   HUGHES rush for 3 yards to the ND28 (Pinkard, Josh;Maualuga, Rey).
  N 2-7  N28   End of half, clock 00:00.

                                     ==END OF 2nd QUARTER==
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 24
                                     ======================

Play-by-Play Summary (3rd quarter)
  N 2-7  N28   Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, ND ball on ND30.
--------------- 1 plays, 3 yards, TOP 00:24 ---------------

               WALKER, B. kickoff 40 yards to the USC30, Goodman, Adam return 13 yards to
               the USC43 (BRUTON).
      U 1-10 U43   USC drive start at 15:00.
      U 1-10 U43   Gable, C.J. rush for no gain to the USC43 (SMITH, H.).
      U 2-10 U43   Gable, C.J. rush for 7 yards to the 50 yardline (KUNTZ).
      U 3-3  U50   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Turner, Patrick.
      U 4-3  U50   Woidneck, Greg punt 37 yards to the ND13, fair catch by GRIMES.
--------------- 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 01:35 ---------------

  N 1-10 N13   NOTRE DAME drive start at 13:25.
  N 1-10 N13   CLAUSEN pass complete to KAMARA for 7 yards to the ND20 (Pinkard, Josh).
  N 2-3  N20   HUGHES rush for no gain to the ND20 (Maiava, Kaluka).
  N 3-3  N20   CLAUSEN pass complete to HUGHES for loss of 1 yard to the ND19 (Matthews,
               Clay).
  N 4-4  N19   MAUST punt 34 yards to the USC47, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 02:12 ---------------

      U 1-10 U47   USC drive start at 11:13.
      U 1-10 U47   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Johnson, Stafon for 9 yards to the ND44,
                   out-of-bounds.
      U 2-1  N44   Johnson, Stafon rush for 5 yards to the ND39, 1ST DOWN USC
                   (SMITH, T.).
      U 1-10 N39   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Johnson, Ronald for 20 yards to the ND19,
                   1ST DOWN USC (SMITH, T.;McCARTHY, K.).
      U 1-10 N19   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Williams, D. for 17 yards to the ND2,
                   1ST DOWN USC (McCARTHY, K.).
      U 1-G  N02   PENALTY USC holding (O'Dowd, K.) 10 yards to the ND12.
      U 1-G  N12   Sanchez, Mark pass intercepted by McCARTHY, K. at the ND0, McCARTHY, K.
                   return 8 yards to the ND8, out-of-bounds (Brown, Charles).
--------------- 5 plays, 41 yards, TOP 02:37 ---------------

  N 1-10 N08   NOTRE DAME drive start at 08:36.
  N 1-10 N08   CLAUSEN pass incomplete.
  N 2-10 N08   CLAUSEN pass incomplete to KAMARA.
  N 3-10 N08   HUGHES rush for 2 yards to the ND10 (Moala, Fili).
  N 4-8  N10   MAUST punt 38 yards to the ND48, McKnight, Joe return 4 yards to the ND44
               (BROWN, S.).
--------------- 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 00:56 ---------------

      U 1-10 N44   USC drive start at 07:40.
      U 1-10 N44   Gable, C.J. rush for 1 yard to the ND43.
      U 2-9  N43   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Johnson, Ronald (SMITH, T.).
      U 3-9  N43   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to McCoy, Anthony for 17 yards to the ND26,
                   1ST DOWN USC (BRUTON).
      U 1-10 N26   PENALTY ND pass interference (SMITH, T.) 15 yards to the ND11, 1ST
                   DOWN USC.
      U 1-10 N11   Gable, C.J. rush for 8 yards to the ND3 (NEAL;BRUTON).
      U 2-2  N03   Gable, C.J. rush for 2 yards to the ND1, 1ST DOWN USC (JOHNSON).
      U 1-G  N01   Gable, C.J. rush for 1 yard to the ND0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:03.
                   Buehler, David kick attempt good.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 31
                                     ======================

--------------- 6 plays, 44 yards, TOP 02:37 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, TATE return 18 yards to the
                   ND18 (Smith, Malcolm).
  N 1-10 N18   NOTRE DAME drive start at 05:03.
  N 1-10 N18   HUGHES rush for 3 yards to the ND21 (Maiava, Kaluka).
  N 2-7  N21   CLAUSEN pass complete to HUGHES for loss of 1 yard to the ND20 (Maiava,
               Kaluka).
  N 3-8  N20   CLAUSEN rush for no gain to the ND20 (Moore, Kyle).
  N 4-8  N20   MAUST punt 45 yards to the USC35, McKnight, Joe return 2 yards to the USC37
               (BROWN, S.).
--------------- 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 02:13 ---------------

      U 1-10 U37   USC drive start at 02:50.
      U 1-10 U37   Sanchez, Mark rush for 1 yard to the USC38 (BROWN, J.).
      U 2-9  U38   Johnson, Stafon rush for 3 yards to the USC41 (GRAY, G.).
      U 3-6  U41   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Johnson, Ronald for 4 yards to the USC45
                   (GRAY, G.).
      U 4-2  U45   Woidneck, Greg punt 29 yards to the ND26, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 02:14 ---------------

  N 1-10 N26   NOTRE DAME drive start at 00:36.
  N 1-10 N26   ALDRIDGE rush for 4 yards to the ND30 (Casey, Jurrell).
  N 2-6  N30   ALDRIDGE rush for 15 yards to the ND45, 1ST DOWN ND (Harris, Will).

                                     ==END OF 3rd QUARTER==
                                      NOTRE DAME 0, USC 31
                                     ======================

Play-by-Play Summary (4th quarter)
  N 1-10 N45   Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
  N 1-10 N45   ALDRIDGE rush for 4 yards to the ND49 (Casey, Jurrell).
  N 2-6  N49   ALDRIDGE rush for 5 yards to the USC46 (Thomas, Kevin).
  N 3-1  U46   ALDRIDGE rush for 16 yards to the USC30, 1ST DOWN ND (Mays, Taylor).
  N 1-10 U30   ALDRIDGE rush for no gain to the USC30 (Maualuga, Rey).
  N 2-10 U30   Timeout Notre Dame, clock 12:34.
  N 2-10 U30   CLAUSEN pass incomplete to ALDRIDGE.
  N 3-10 U30   ALDRIDGE rush for 7 yards to the USC23 (Moore, Kyle).
  N 4-3  U23   WALKER, B. field goal attempt from 41 GOOD, clock 11:45.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 3, USC 31
                                     ======================

--------------- 9 plays, 51 yards, TOP 03:51 ---------------

               BURKHART kickoff 63 yards to the USC7, Johnson, Ronald return 9 yards to the
               USC16 (HERRING).
      U 1-10 U16   USC drive start at 11:38.
      U 1-10 U16   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 8 yards to the USC24,
                   out-of-bounds (GRAY, G.).
      U 2-2  U24   Tyler, Marc rush for 3 yards to the USC27, 1ST DOWN USC
                   (JOHNSON).
      U 1-10 U27   Tyler, Marc rush for 18 yards to the USC45, 1ST DOWN USC
                   (BRUTON).
      U 1-10 U45   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Ellison, Rhett (SMITH, H.).

      U 2-10 U45   Timeout Notre Dame, clock 09:37.
                   Notre Dame charged timeout for failed challenge
      U 2-10 U45   Tyler, Marc rush for 14 yards to the ND41, 1ST DOWN USC (SMITH,
                   H.).
      U 1-10 N41   Tyler, Marc rush for 24 yards to the ND17, 1ST DOWN USC (BRUTON).
      U 1-10 N17   Tyler, Marc rush for no gain to the ND17 (SMITH, T.).
      U 2-10 N17   Sanchez, Mark pass incomplete to Williams, D..
      U 3-10 N17   Sanchez, Mark pass complete to Turner, Patrick for 17 yards to the ND0,
                   1ST DOWN USC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:57.
                   Buehler, David kick attempt good.

                                     ======================
                                      NOTRE DAME 3, USC 38
                                     ======================

--------------- 9 plays, 84 yards, TOP 03:41 ---------------

                   Buehler, David kickoff 70 yards to the ND0, touchback.
  N 1-10 N20   NOTRE DAME drive start at 07:57.
  N 1-10 N20   ALDRIDGE rush for 9 yards to the ND29 (McAllister, D.).
  N 2-1  N29   ALDRIDGE rush for no gain to the ND29, fumble forced by Casey, Jurrell,
               fumble by ALDRIDGE recovered by USC Morgan, Michael at ND23 (OLSEN).
--------------- 2 plays, 3 yards, TOP 00:52 ---------------

      U 1-10 N23   USC drive start at 07:05.
      U 1-10 N23   Tyler, Marc rush for loss of 1 yard to the ND24 (KUNTZ).
      U 2-11 N24   PENALTY USC holding declined, PENALTY USC holding (Miller,
                   Jimmy) 10 yards to the ND34.
      U 2-21 N34   2nd and 21.
      U 2-21 N34   Tyler, Marc rush for no gain to the ND34 (SMITH, H.).
      U 3-21 N34   Mustain, Mitch pass complete to Carswell, B. for 7 yards to the ND27,
                   out-of-bounds (BLANTON).
      U 4-14 N27   Mustain, Mitch pass intercepted by GRAY, G. at the ND6, GRAY, G. return
                   24 yards to the ND30 (Carswell, B.).
--------------- 4 plays, minus 4 yards, TOP 02:27 ---------------

  N 1-10 N30   NOTRE DAME drive start at 04:38.
  N 1-10 N30   CLAUSEN pass complete to SCHWAPP for 3 yards to the ND33 (Thomas, Kevin).
  N 2-7  N33   CLAUSEN pass incomplete to GRIMES.
  N 3-7  N33   CLAUSEN pass complete to TATE for 7 yards to the ND40, 1ST DOWN ND,
               out-of-bounds (Jones, Marshall).
  N 1-10 N40   CLAUSEN sacked for loss of 10 yards to the ND30 (Morgan, Michael).
  N 2-20 N30   CLAUSEN pass incomplete (Jackson, Malik).
  N 3-20 N30   CLAUSEN pass complete to HUGHES for 11 yards to the ND41 (Morgan, Michael),
               PENALTY USC personal foul (Cavignac, P.) 15 yards to the USC44, 1ST
               DOWN ND.
  N 1-10 U44   1st and 10.
  N 1-10 U44   HUGHES rush for loss of 1 yard to the USC45 (Morgan, Michael).
  N 2-11 U45   CLAUSEN rush for 7 yards to the USC38, out-of-bounds (McAllister, D.),
               PENALTY ND personal foul off-setting, PENALTY USC personal foul
               off-setting.
               ND-33 Hughes and USC-97 Jackson ejected for fighting
  N 3-4  U38   ALDRIDGE rush for 1 yard to the USC37 (Washington, G.).
  N 4-3  U37   CLAUSEN pass incomplete.
--------------- 10 plays, 33 yards, TOP 04:04 ---------------

      U 1-10 U37   USC drive start at 00:34.
      U 1-10 U37   Team rush for loss of 1 yard to the USC36 (TEAM).
      U 2-11 U36   End of game, clock 00:00.
--------------- 1 plays, minus 1 yards, TOP 00:34 ---------------

                                     ======FINAL SCORE=====
                                      NOTRE DAME 3, USC 38
                                     ======================



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