Scoring Summary: Notre Dame 30, Georgia Tech 22

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NOTRE DAME 30, GEORGIA TECH 22

Sept. 19, 2015

At Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend

Georgia Tech     0     7     0     15 — 22

Notre Dame     7     6     3     14 — 30

FIRST QUARTER

Notre Dame 7, Georgia Tech 0

Score: Will Fuller 46 pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon kick) at 8:20.

Drive: 65 yards, 6 plays, 3 first downs, 1:38 elapsed following Georgia Tech punt.

Key play: C.J. Prosise 14 run.

SECOND QUARTER

Georgia Tech 7, Notre Dame 7

Score: Patrick Skov 5 run (Harrison Butker kick) at 5:26.

Drive: 80 yards, 4 plays, 3 first downs, 1:30 elapsed following D.J. White interception.

Key plays: Broderick Snoddy 17 run on first play of drive; Snoddy 48 run.

Notre Dame 13, Georgia Tech 7

Score: Prosise 17 run (Yoon kick failed) at 1:40.

Drive: 82 yards, 10 plays, 4 first downs, 3:46 elapsed following Georgia Tech kickoff.

Key plays: Brown 10 pass from Kizer on third-and-9. Fuller 36 pass from Kizer on third-and-7.

THIRD QUARTER

Notre Dame 16, Georgia Tech 7

Score: Justin Yoon 29 field goal at 12:10.

Drive: 6 yards, 4 plays, 1:43 elapsed following Justin Thomas fumble.

Key play: Jaylon Smith 17 return of Thomas fumble.

FOURTH QUARTER

Notre Dame 23, Georgia Tech 

Score: Prosise 1 run (Yoon kick) at 13:54.

Drive: 59 yards, 9 plays, 4 first downs, 3:24 elapsed following Georgia Tech punt.

Key plays: Torii Hunter Jr. 17 pass from Kizer on first play of drive; Prosise 11 run.

Notre Dame 30, Georgia Tech 7

Score: Prosise 91 run (Yoon kick) at 6:58

Drive: 86 yards, 2 plays, 1 first down, 1:05 elapsed following Georgia Tech punt.

Notre Dame 30, Georgia Tech 15

Score: Skov 24 pass from Thomas (Clinton Lynch 2-pt rush) at :48.

Drive: 79 yards, 13 plays, 5 first downs, 6:10 elapsed following Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: Skov 4 run on fourth-and-2; Lynch 17 run.

Notre Dame 30, Georgia Tech 22

Score: Skov 15 pass from Thomas (Butker kick) at :22.

Drive: 43 yards, 3 plays, 2 first downs, :26 elapsed following onside kick.

Key play: Lynch 28 pass from Thomas on first play of drive.

GAME DATA

Kickoff Weather: 66 degrees, sunny and 15 mph wind out of the northwest.

Officials: Referee Jeff Flanagan, umpire Jim Hyson, head linesman Matthew Fitzgerald, line judge Hugh Campbell, side judge Eddie Bonet, field judge Wayne Rundell, back judge Bryan Platt, center judge Jim Eckl – ACC crew.

Attendance: 80,795.

NOTRE DAME

• RUSHING: C.J. Prosise 22 rushes, 198 yards, 3 touchdowns, long 91; Torii Hunter Jr. 1-8; Josh Adams 2-7, long 4; DeShone Kizer 5-6, long 13; Team 2-(minus-4).

• PASSING: DeShone Kizer 21 completions, 30 attempts, 242 yards, 1 touchdown, 1 interception, long 46.

• RECEIVING: Chris Brown 8 catches, 65 yards, long 20; Will Fuller 6-131, 1 touchdown, long 46; Alizé Jones 3-19, long 8; Torii Hunter Jr. 1-17; Nic Weishar 1-6; C.J. Prosise 1-5; Corey Robinson 1-(minus-1).

• PUNTING: Tyler Newsome 5 punts, 198 yards, (39.6 average), long 53

• FIELD GOALS: Justin Yoon 1-1 (made 29 yards)

• KICKOFF RETURNS: Amir Carlisle 1-16

• PUNT RETURNS: C.J. Sanders 2-7, long 6

• INTERCEPTIONS: None

• FUMBLE RETURNS: Jaylon Smith 1-17

• TACKLES: Joe Schmidt 10; Greer Martini 8; Elijah Shumate 5; Jaylon Smith 5; Isaac Rochell 5; Drue Tranquill 4; Matthias Farley 4; Sheldon Day 4; James Onwualu 4; KeiVarae Russell 3; Jerry Tillery 3; Cole Luke 2; Daniel Cage 2; Nicky Baratti 1; Devin Butler 1; Nyles Morgan 1; Romeo Okwara 1; Jarrett Grace 1; Torii Hunter Jr. 1.

• TACKLES FOR LOSSES: Joe Schmidt 2-10; Drue Tranquill 2-6; Sheldon Day 1-8; James Onwualu 1-2.

• SACKS: Joe Schmidt 1-3.

GEORGIA TECH

• RUSHING: Broderick Snoddy 7 rushes, 77 yards, long 48; Patrick Skov 18-66, 1 touchdown, long 6; Justin Thomas 11-27, long 19; Clinton Lynch 2-25, long 17; TaQuon Marshall 2-11, long 13; Qua Searcy 6-10, long 7; Marcus Marshall 1-0.

• PASSING: Justin Thomas 8 completions, 24 attempts, 121 yards, 2 touchdowns, long 28

• RECEIVING: Patrick Skov 2 catches, 39 yards, 2 touchdowns, long 24; Isiah Willis 2-16, long 9; Clinton Lynch 1-28; Qua Searcy 1-17; Ricky Jeune 1-11; Michael Summers 1-10.

• PUNTING: Ryan Rodwell 7 punts, 283 yards (40.4 average), long 51

• FIELD GOALS: Harrison Butker 0-2 (missed 30, 43 yards)

• KICKOFF RETURNS: Jamal Golden 2-39, long 20; Marcus Marshall 1-21

• PUNT RETURNS: Jamal Golden 3-43, long 18

• INTERCEPTIONS: D.J. White 1-0

• FUMBLE RETURNS: Adam Gotsis 1-11

• TACKLES: P.J. Davis 8; Chris Milton 7; Tyler Marcordes 7; KeShun Freeman 5; Jamal Golden 4; D.J. White 4; Adam Gotsis 3; Patrick Gamble 3; Lawrence Austin 3; Antonio Simmons 2; Jabari Hunt 2; Beau Hankins 2; Demond Smith 2; Domonique Noble 1; Clinton Lynch 1; Step Durham 1; Sean Tobin 1; Chase Alford 1.

• TACKLES FOR LOSSES: Adam Gotsis 1-10; Antonio Simmons 1-4; Chris Milton 1-1; Tyler Marcordes 1-1; KeShun Freeman .5-1; P.J. Davis .5-0.

• SACKS: Adam Gotsis 1-10.

TEAM STATISTICS

 GEORGIA TECHNOTRE DAME
FIRST DOWNS 2117
Rushing 12 
Passing 
Penalty 
RUSHING YARDAGE 216 215 
Yards Gained 236 235 
Yards Lost 20 10 
Attempts 47 32 
Average per rush 4.6 6.7 
PASSING YARDAGE 121 242 
Comp-Att-Int 8-24-0 21-30-1 
Average per catch 15.1 11.5
TOTAL OFFENSE337 457 
Total Plays71 62 
Average per play 4.7 7.4 
RETURN YARDS 11440 
Int. Returns 1-00-0 
Kickoff Returns 3-60 1-16 
Punt Returns 3-43 2-7 
FUMBLES-LOST 3-1 1-1 
PENALTIES-YARDS 4-30 8-55 
PUNTS-YARDS 7-283 5-198
Average per punt 40.4 39.6 
TIME OF POSSESSION32:52 27:08 
3RD-DOWN CONV3-of-154-of-11 
4TH-DOWN CONV 2-of-3 0-of-0 
SACKS-BY YARDS 1-10 1-3 

Notre Dame’s Chris Brown (2) divses after catching a pass and gets tackled by Georgia Tech’s Jamal Golden (4) Saturday, September 19, 2015, during the Georgia Tech-Notre Dame football game at Notre Dame Stadium. SBT Photo/GREG SWIERCZ