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Notre Dame Fighting Irish Top Performers

Passing ATT YDS TD INT
Everett Golson 26 217 0 0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Theo Riddick 20 146 1
Everett Golson 9 47 0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Tyler Eifert 4 69 0
TJ Jones 3 40 0

USC Trojans Top Performers

Passing ATT YDS TD INT
Max Wittek 23 186 1 2
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Silas Redd 12 77 0
Curtis McNeal 9 38 0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Robert Woods 7 92 1
Marqise Lee 5 75 0

1st Quarter

  USC wins coin toss, elects to kick.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 15:00 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 35 (15:00) 48-A.Heidari kicks 58 yards from USC 35. 4-G.Atkinson to ND 25 for 18 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 25 (14:57) 6-T.Riddick to ND 37 for 12 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 37 (14:30) 5-E.Golson complete to 9-R.Toma. 9-R.Toma to USC 41 for 22 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 41 (14:04) 6-T.Riddick to USC 38 for 3 yards.
2nd and 7 at USC 38 (13:37) 5-E.Golson scrambles, runs ob at USC 26 for 12 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 26 (13:10) 5-E.Golson complete to 7-T.Jones. 7-T.Jones to USC 13 for 13 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 13 (12:45) 6-T.Riddick to USC 8 for 5 yards.
2nd and 5 at USC 8 (12:12) 20-C.Wood to USC 9 for -1 yard.
3rd and 6 at USC 9 (11:35) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 9-R.Toma.
4th and 7 at USC 17 (11:28) 27-K.Brindza 27 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 3, USC 0, 9 plays, 58 yards, 3:35 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 11:25 Hide

  (11:25) 40-N.Tausch kicks 65 yards from ND 35 to USC End Zone. touchback.
1st and 10 at USC 25 (11:25) 22-C.McNeal to USC 37 for 12 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 37 (10:53) 22-C.McNeal to USC 42 for 5 yards.
2nd and 5 at USC 42 (10:20) 22-C.McNeal to USC 46 for 4 yards.
3rd and 1 at USC 46 (09:40) 22-C.McNeal to ND 49 for 5 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 49 (09:10) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 2-R.Woods.
2nd and 10 at ND 49 (09:06) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee.
3rd and 10 at ND 49 (08:58) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 22-C.McNeal.
4th and 10 at ND 49 (08:53) 35-K.Negrete punts 36 yards from ND 49 to ND 13, fair catch by 19-D.Neal.
Drive totals: ND 3, USC 0, 7 plays, 26 yards, 2:40 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 08:45 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 13 (08:45) 20-C.Wood to ND 18 for 5 yards.
2nd and 5 at ND 18 (08:08) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to ND 20 for 2 yards.
  (07:43) Timeout #1 by ND at 07:43.
3rd and 3 at ND 20 (07:43) 11-T.Rees incomplete. Penalty on USC 91-M.Breslin, Offside, 5 yards, enforced at ND 20. No Play.
1st and 10 at ND 25 (07:40) 5-E.Golson complete to 6-T.Riddick. 6-T.Riddick to ND 32 for 7 yards.
2nd and 3 at ND 32 (07:00) 6-T.Riddick to ND 30 for -2 yards.
3rd and 5 at ND 30 (06:13) 5-E.Golson complete to 6-T.Riddick. 6-T.Riddick to ND 41 for 11 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 41 (05:47) 5-E.Golson complete to 7-T.Jones. 7-T.Jones to USC 39 for 20 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 39 (05:16) 5-E.Golson complete to 80-T.Eifert. 80-T.Eifert to USC 24 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 24 (04:42) Penalty on ND 74-C.Lombard, False start, 5 yards, enforced at USC 24. No Play.
1st and 15 at USC 29 (04:17) 6-T.Riddick to USC 23 for 6 yards.
2nd and 9 at USC 23 (03:33) 20-C.Wood to USC 23 for no gain.
3rd and 9 at USC 23 (02:51) 5-E.Golson complete to 80-T.Eifert. 80-T.Eifert to USC 11 for 12 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 11 (02:21) 20-C.Wood to USC 9 for 2 yards.
2nd and 8 at USC 9 (01:53) 6-T.Riddick runs 9 yards for a touchdown.
  (01:48) 27-K.Brindza extra point is good.
Drive totals: ND 10, USC 0, 12 plays, 85 yards, 6:57 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 01:48 Hide

  (01:48) 40-N.Tausch kicks 65 yards from ND 35 to USC End Zone. touchback.
1st and 10 at USC 25 (01:48) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee. Penalty on ND 6-K.Russell, Pass interference, 15 yards, enforced at USC 25. No Play.
1st and 10 at USC 40 (01:39) 13-M.Wittek complete to 9-M.Lee. 9-M.Lee to USC 44 for 4 yards.
2nd and 6 at USC 44 (01:00) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to ND 47 for 9 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 47 (:28) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to ND 29 for 18 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 29 (:02) 13-M.Wittek complete to 9-M.Lee. 9-M.Lee to ND 23 for 6 yards. Penalty on ND 2-B.Jackson, Facemasking, 12 yards, enforced at ND 23.
1st and 10 at ND 11 (:00) 22-C.McNeal to ND 11 for no gain.
  (:00) End of Quarter

2nd Quarter

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 01:48 Hide

2nd and 10 at ND 11 (15:00) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods runs 11 yards for a touchdown.
  (14:55) 48-A.Heidari extra point is good.
Drive totals: ND 10, USC 7, 6 plays, 58 yards, 1:53 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 14:55 Hide

  (14:55) 48-A.Heidari kicks 58 yards from USC 35. 4-G.Atkinson to ND 21 for 14 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 21 (14:50) 5-E.Golson complete to 20-C.Wood. 20-C.Wood to ND 30 for 9 yards.
2nd and 1 at ND 30 (14:13) 6-T.Riddick to ND 45 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 45 (13:42) 6-T.Riddick to ND 49 for 4 yards.
2nd and 6 at ND 49 (13:02) 5-E.Golson complete to 80-T.Eifert. 80-T.Eifert to USC 45 for 6 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 45 (12:20) 20-C.Wood to USC 45 for no gain.
2nd and 10 at USC 45 (11:46) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 81-J.Goodman.
3rd and 10 at USC 45 (11:42) 5-E.Golson complete to 6-T.Riddick. 6-T.Riddick to USC 30 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 30 (11:12) 5-E.Golson complete to 7-T.Jones. 7-T.Jones to USC 23 for 7 yards.
2nd and 3 at USC 23 (10:40) 6-T.Riddick to USC 16 for 7 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 16 (10:10) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 9-R.Toma.
2nd and 10 at USC 16 (10:04) 6-T.Riddick to USC 12 for 4 yards.
3rd and 6 at USC 12 (09:28) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 80-T.Eifert.
4th and 6 at USC 19 (09:23) 27-K.Brindza 29 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 13, USC 7, 13 plays, 60 yards, 5:36 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 09:19 Hide

  (09:19) 27-K.Brindza kicks 57 yards from ND 35. 9-M.Lee to USC 23 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 23 (09:14) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to USC 29 for 6 yards.
2nd and 4 at USC 29 (08:33) 25-S.Redd to USC 44 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 44 (07:57) 25-S.Redd to ND 32 for 24 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 32 (07:16) 25-S.Redd to ND 31 for 1 yard.
2nd and 9 at ND 31 (06:36) 13-M.Wittek complete to 31-S.Vainuku. 31-S.Vainuku to ND 21 for 10 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 21 (06:00) 9-M.Lee to ND 22 for -1 yard.
2nd and 11 at ND 22 (05:18) 25-S.Redd to ND 19 for 3 yards.
3rd and 8 at ND 19 (04:29) FUMBLES (Aborted) at ND 19. recovers at the ND 23. to ND 23 for no gain.
4th and 11 at ND 29 (03:55) 48-A.Heidari 39 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 13, USC 10, 9 plays, 48 yards, 5:29 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 03:50 Hide

  (03:50) 48-A.Heidari kicks 65 yards from USC 35. 4-G.Atkinson to ND 16 for 16 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 16 (03:44) 4-G.Atkinson to ND 16 for no gain.
2nd and 10 at ND 16 (03:05) 5-E.Golson complete to 9-R.Toma. 9-R.Toma to ND 20 for 4 yards.
  (03:05) Play review at 03:05. The rulling on the field overturned.
2nd and 10 at ND 16 (02:27) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 9-R.Toma.
3rd and 10 at ND 16 (02:27) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to ND 25 for 9 yards.
  (01:42) Timeout #2 by ND at 01:42.
4th and 1 at ND 25 (01:42) 35-B.Turk punts 50 yards from ND 25. 2-R.Woods to USC 25 for no gain.
Drive totals: ND 13, USC 10, 4 plays, 9 yards, 2:16 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 01:34 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 25 (01:34) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee, INTERCEPTED by 6-K.Russell at ND 17. 6-K.Russell to ND 17 for no gain.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 01:25 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 17 (01:25) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 85-T.Niklas.
2nd and 10 at ND 17 (01:21) 5-E.Golson complete to 20-C.Wood. 20-C.Wood to ND 26 for 9 yards.
3rd and 1 at ND 26 (01:14) 6-T.Riddick to ND 30 for 4 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 30 (:49) 5-E.Golson complete to 81-J.Goodman. 81-J.Goodman to USC 47 for 23 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 47 (:26) 5-E.Golson complete to 9-R.Toma. 9-R.Toma to USC 35 for 12 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 35 (:13) spikes the ball at USC 35 for no gain.
2nd and 10 at USC 35 (:13) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 80-T.Eifert.
3rd and 10 at USC 35 (:10) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 9-R.Toma.
  (:01) Timeout #1 by USC at :01.
4th and 10 at USC 42 (:01) 27-K.Brindza 52 yards Field Goal is Good.
  (:00) End of 1st Half
Drive totals: ND 16, USC 10, 9 plays, 41 yards, 1:25 elapsed

3rd Quarter

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 15:00 Hide

  (15:00) 27-K.Brindza kicks 65 yards from ND 35. 9-M.Lee to USC 24 for 24 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 24 (14:54) 22-C.McNeal to USC 29 for 5 yards.
2nd and 5 at USC 29 (14:13) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. INTERCEPTED by 5-M.Te'o at USC 38. 5-M.Te'o to USC 37 for 1 yard.
Drive totals: ND 12, USC 4, 1 plays, 5 yards, 0:54 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 14:06 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 37 (14:06) 4-G.Atkinson to USC 22 for 15 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 22 (13:32) 6-T.Riddick to USC 18 for 4 yards.
2nd and 6 at USC 18 (12:53) 20-C.Wood to USC 16 for 2 yards.
3rd and 4 at USC 16 (12:11) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 80-T.Eifert.
4th and 5 at USC 24 (12:04) 27-K.Brindza 34 yards Field Goal is No Good.
Drive totals: ND 13, USC 10, 4 plays, 21 yards, 2:07 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 11:59 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 20 (11:59) 13-M.Wittek complete to 9-M.Lee. 9-M.Lee to USC 21 for 1 yard.
2nd and 9 at USC 21 (11:05) 22-C.McNeal to USC 25 for 4 yards.
3rd and 5 at USC 25 (10:33) 13-M.Wittek sacked at USC 18 for -7 yards (89-K.Lewis-Moore).
4th and 12 at USC 18 (09:53) 35-K.Negrete punts 43 yards from USC 18 to ND 39, fair catch by 19-D.Neal.
Drive totals: ND 13, USC 10, 3 plays, -2 yards, 2:14 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 09:45 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 39 (09:45) 5-E.Golson sacked at ND 37 for -2 yards (91-M.Breslin,96-W.Horton).
2nd and 12 at ND 37 (09:06) 6-T.Riddick to ND 40 for 3 yards.
3rd and 9 at ND 40 (08:27) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 80-T.Eifert.
4th and 9 at ND 40 (08:17) 35-B.Turk punts 45 yards from ND 40 to USC 15, fair catch by 9-M.Lee. Team penalty, Illegal formation, 5 yards, enforced at ND 40. No Play.
4th and 14 at ND 35 (08:10) 35-B.Turk punts 43 yards from ND 35 to USC 22, fair catch by 2-R.Woods.
Drive totals: ND 16, USC 10, 3 plays, 1 yards, 1:42 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 08:03 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 22 (08:03) 25-S.Redd to USC 26 for 4 yards.
2nd and 6 at USC 26 (07:25) 25-S.Redd to USC 31 for 5 yards.
3rd and 1 at USC 31 (06:49) 25-S.Redd to USC 30 for -1 yard.
4th and 2 at USC 30 (06:07) 35-K.Negrete punts 56 yards from USC 30 to the ND 14, downed by 54-M.Arakelian.
Drive totals: ND 16, USC 10, 3 plays, 8 yards, 2:08 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 05:55 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 14 (05:55) 6-T.Riddick to ND 16 for 2 yards.
2nd and 8 at ND 16 (05:15) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to ND 23 for 7 yards.
3rd and 1 at ND 23 (04:30) 6-T.Riddick to ND 32 for 9 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 32 (03:57) 6-T.Riddick to ND 40 for 8 yards.
2nd and 2 at ND 40 (03:26) 5-E.Golson complete to 80-T.Eifert. 80-T.Eifert to USC 24 for 36 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 24 (02:52) 6-T.Riddick to USC 18 for 6 yards.
2nd and 4 at USC 18 (02:09) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 81-J.Goodman. Penalty on ND 66-C.Watt, Holding, 10 yards, enforced at USC 18. No Play.
2nd and 14 at USC 28 (02:03) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to USC 18 for 10 yards.
3rd and 4 at USC 18 (01:17) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to USC 16 for 2 yards.
4th and 2 at USC 23 (:36) 27-K.Brindza 33 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 19, USC 10, 9 plays, 63 yards, 5:24 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at :31 Hide

  (:31) 27-K.Brindza kicks 65 yards from ND 35. 9-M.Lee to USC 16 for 16 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 16 (:25) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee.
2nd and 10 at USC 16 (:20) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to USC 29 for 13 yards.
  (:00) End of Quarter

4th Quarter

USC Trojans USC Trojans at :31 Hide

1st and 10 at USC 29 (15:00) 13-M.Wittek complete to 9-M.Lee. 9-M.Lee to USC 40 for 11 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 40 (14:28) Penalty on USC 86-X.Grimble, False start, 5 yards, enforced at USC 40. No Play.
1st and 15 at USC 35 (14:07) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 2-R.Woods.
2nd and 15 at USC 35 (14:00) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to ND 48 for 17 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 48 (13:25) 25-S.Redd to ND 35 for 13 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 35 (12:52) 13-M.Wittek complete to 2-R.Woods. 2-R.Woods to ND 17 for 18 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 17 (12:15) 25-S.Redd to ND 11 for 6 yards.
2nd and 4 at ND 11 (11:35) 25-S.Redd to ND 4 for 7 yards.
1st and 4 at ND 4 (11:01) 25-S.Redd to ND 2 for 2 yards.
2nd and 2 at ND 2 (10:20) 25-S.Redd to ND 4 for -2 yards.
  (09:36) Timeout #1 by USC at 09:36.
3rd and 4 at ND 4 (09:29) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee.
4th and 4 at ND 11 (09:24) 48-A.Heidari 21 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 19, USC 13, 13 plays, 73 yards, 6:11 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 09:20 Hide

  (09:20) 48-A.Heidari kicks 60 yards from USC 35. 4-G.Atkinson to ND 44 for 39 yards.
1st and 10 at ND 44 (09:11) 6-T.Riddick to USC 36 for 20 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 36 (08:43) 20-C.Wood to USC 29 for 7 yards.
2nd and 3 at USC 29 (08:11) 20-C.Wood to USC 24 for 5 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 24 (07:45) 6-T.Riddick to USC 9 for 15 yards.
1st and 9 at USC 9 (07:17) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to USC 6 for 3 yards.
  (06:34) Timeout #1 by ND at 06:34.
2nd and 6 at USC 6 (06:34) 5-E.Golson scrambles to the to USC 2 for 4 yards.
3rd and 2 at USC 2 (06:06) 5-E.Golson incomplete. Intended for 80-T.Eifert.
  (06:02) Timeout #2 by ND at 06:02.
4th and 2 at USC 9 (06:02) 27-K.Brindza 19 yards Field Goal is Good.
Drive totals: ND 19, USC 13, 8 plays, 47 yards, 3:22 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at 05:58 Hide

  (05:58) 27-K.Brindza kicks 63 yards from ND 35. 9-M.Lee to USC 45 for 43 yards.
1st and 10 at USC 45 (05:50) 13-M.Wittek complete to 9-M.Lee. 9-M.Lee to ND 2 for 53 yards.
1st and 2 at ND 2 (05:10) Penalty on USC 56-A.Sarao, False start, 5 yards, enforced at ND 2. No Play.
1st and 7 at ND 7 (04:53) 22-C.McNeal to ND 4 for 3 yards.
2nd and 4 at ND 4 (04:16) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee. Penalty on ND 6-K.Russell, Pass interference, 2 yards, enforced at ND 4. No Play.
1st and 2 at ND 2 (04:08) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 9-M.Lee. Penalty on ND 6-K.Russell, Pass interference, 1 yards, enforced at ND 2. No Play.
1st and 1 at ND 1 (04:07) 13-M.Wittek to ND 1 for no gain.
2nd and 1 at ND 1 (03:30) 13-M.Wittek scrambles to the to ND 1 for no gain.
  (03:19) Timeout #2 by USC at 03:19.
3rd and 1 at ND 1 (03:19) 22-C.McNeal to ND 1 for no gain.
4th and 1 at ND 1 (02:38) 13-M.Wittek incomplete. Intended for 31-S.Vainuku.
Drive totals: ND 22, USC 13, 5 plays, 54 yards, 3:25 elapsed

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 02:33 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 2 (02:33) 6-T.Riddick to ND 14 for 12 yards.
  (01:56) Timeout #3 by ND at 01:56.
1st and 10 at ND 14 (01:56) 5-E.Golson kneels at ND 12 for -2 yards.
  (01:51) Timeout #3 by USC at 01:51.
2nd and 12 at ND 12 (01:51) 5-E.Golson kneels at ND 10 for -2 yards.
3rd and 14 at ND 10 (01:08) 5-E.Golson kneels at ND 8 for -2 yards.
4th and 16 at ND 8 (:30) 35-B.Turk punts 40 yards from ND 8. 2-R.Woods to ND 44 for 4 yards. Penalty on USC 22-C.McNeal, Roughing the kicker, declined.
Drive totals: ND 22, USC 13, 4 plays, 6 yards, 2:14 elapsed

USC Trojans USC Trojans at :19 Hide

1st and 10 at ND 44 (:19) 13-M.Wittek complete to 86-X.Grimble. 86-X.Grimble to ND 35 for 9 yards.
2nd and 1 at ND 35 (:04) spikes the ball at ND 35 for no gain.
3rd and 1 at ND 35 (:04) 13-M.Wittek sacked at ND 43 for -8 yards, FUMBLES (89-K.Lewis-Moore). 66-M.Martin to ND 43 for no gain.
  (:00) End of 4th Quarter
  (:00) End of Game
Drive totals: ND 22, USC 13, 3 plays, 1 yards, 0:19 elapsed