Scoring Summary: Stanford 38, Notre Dame 20

ND Insider Staff
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STANFORD 38, NOTRE DAME 20

Nov. 25, 2017

At Stanford Stadium; Palo Alto, Calif.

Notre Dame 7 3 10 0 — 20

Stanford 7 7 3 21 — 38

FIRST QUARTER

• Notre Dame 7, Stanford 0

Score: Kevin Stepherson 83 pass from Brandon Wimbush (Justin Yoon kick) at 3:40.

Drive: 83 yards, 3 plays, 1 first downs, 0:39 elapsed following a Stanford punt.

Key play: Dexter Williams 3 run.

• Stanford 7, Notre Dame 7

Score: Trenton Irwin 29 pass from K.J. Costello (Jet Toner kick) at 0:43.

Drive: 72 yards, 5 plays, 3 first downs, 2:49 elapsed following a Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: JJ Arcega-Whiteside 21 pass from Costello, ND pass-interference penalty on third-and-6.

SECOND QUARTER

• Stanford 14, Notre Dame 7

Score: Arcega-Whiteside 4 pass from Costello (Toner kick) at 11:29.

Drive: 55 yards, 6 plays, 2 first downs, 2:40 elapsed following a Notre Dame punt.

Key plays: Kaden Smith 20 pass from Costello, Smith 26 pass from Costello to the ND 4.

• Stanford 14, Notre Dame 10

Score: Yoon 38 field goal at 2:36.

Drive: 69 yards, 15 plays, 5 first downs, 4:34 elapsed following a Stanford punt.

Key plays: Stepherson 13 pass from Wimbush on third-and-6, Wimbush 13 run.

THIRD QUARTER

• Notre Dame 17, Stanford 14

Score: Equanimeous St. Brown 75 pass from Wimbush (Yoon kick) at 14:48.

Drive: 75 yards, 1 play, 1 first down, 0:12 elapsed following a Stanford kickoff.

• Stanford 17. Notre Dame 17

Score: Toner 24 field goal at 10:23.

Drive: 64 yards, 9 plays, 3 first downs, 4:19 elapsed following a Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: Bryce Love 31 run, Notre Dame pass-interference penalty.

• Notre Dame 20, Stanford 17

Score: Yoon 38 field goal at 1:23.

Drive: Minus-2 yards, 4 plays, 0 first downs, 2:43 elapsed following a Stanford punt.

Key play: Chris Finke 41 punt return.

FOURTH QUARTER

• Stanford 24, Notre Dame 20

Score: Smith 19 pass from Costello (Toner kick) at 13:46.

Drive: 70 yards, 7 plays, 4 first downs, 2:31 elapsed following a Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: Love 14 run, Notre Dame face-mask penalty.

• Stanford 31, Notre Dame 20

Score: Dalton Schultz 12 pass from Costello (Toner kick) at 12:21.

Drive: 29 yards, 3 plays, 2 first downs, 1:17 elapsed following a Notre Dame interception.

Key plays: Curtis Robinson 6 interception return, Love 14 run.

• Stanford 38, Notre Dame 20

Score: Cameron Scarlett 3 run (Toner kick) at 10:10.

Drive: 18 yards, 4 plays, 1 first down, 2:06 elapsed following a Notre Dame fumble.

Key plays: Malik Antoine fumble recovery, Love 10 run.

GAME DATA

Kickoff Weather: 68 degrees, mostly cloudy with north-northeast winds at 5 mph.

Officials: Referee Chris Coyte, umpire Bryan Hay, head linesman Darryl Johnson, line judge Jeff Robinson, side judge Jeff Dahle, field judge Steve Currie, back judge Brad Robinson, center judge Matthew Richards, replay Chuck McFerrin - Pac-12 crew.

Attendance: 47,352.

NOTRE DAME INDIVIDUAL STATS

RUSHING: Brandon Wimbush 17 carries, 61 yards, long 13; Josh Adams 20-49, long 7; Dexter Williams 3-21, long 14; Ian Book 2-11, long 11; Kevin Stepherson 1-10; Tony Jones Jr. 1-2.

PASSING: Brandon Wimbush 11 completions, 28 attempts, 2 interceptions, 249 yards, 2 touchdowns, long 83; Ian Book 1-for-1, 12 yards.

RECEIVING: Equanimeous St. Brown 5 catches, 111 yards, 1 touchdown, long 75; Kevin Stepherson 3-112, 1 touchdown, long 83; Miles Boykin 1-20; Chase Claypool 1-11; Dexter Williams 1-5; Nic Weishar 1-2.

PUNTING: Tyler Newsome 5 punts, 226 yards, 45.2 avg., long 54.

FIELD GOALS: Justin Yoon 2-2 (made 38, made 38).

KICKOFF RETURNS: C.J. Sanders 2-30, long 18.

PUNT RETURNS: Chris Finke 2-61, long 41.

INTERCEPTIONS: None.

FUMBLE RETURNS: None.

TACKLES: Nyles Morgan 7; Julian Love 7; Te’von Coney 6; Jalen Elliott 6; Nick Coleman 6; Jerry Tillery 6; Drue Tranquill 4; Jonathan Bonner 3; Troy Pride 2; Asmar Bilal 2; Nicco Fertitta 2; Greer Martini 2; Durham Smythe 2; Andrew Trumbetti 2; C.J. Sanders 1; Nick Watkins 1; Shaun Crawford 1; Kurt Hinish 1; John Shannon 1; Jay Hayes 1; Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa 1.

TACKLES FOR LOSSES: Jerry Tillery 3-4; Te’von Coney 2-2; Nyles Morgan 1.5-2; Jonathan Bonner 1-3; Asmar Bilal 1-1; Andrew Trumbetti 0.5-1.

SACKS: Jonathan Bonner 1-3; Jerry Tillery 1-2.

STANFORD INDIVIDUAL STATS

RUSHING: Bryce Love 20 carries, 125 yards, long 31; Trevor Speights 5-19, long 6; Cameron Scarlett 6-12, 1 touchdown, long 4; K.J. Costello 4-(-1), long 4; TEAM 3-(-3).

PASSING: K.J. Costello 14 completions, 22 attempts, 0 interceptions, 176 yards, 4 touchdowns, long 29.

RECEIVING: JJ Arcega-Whiteside 4 catches, 38 yards, 1 touchdown, long 21; Kaden Smith 3-65, 1 touchdown, long 26; Trenton Irwin 2-34, 1 touchdown, long 29; Dalton Schultz 2-15, 1 touchdown, long 12; Colby Parkinson 1-11; Donald Stewart 1-10; Connor Wedington 1-3.

PUNTING: Jake Bailey 7 punts, 353 yards, 50.4 avg., long 65.

FIELD GOALS: Jet Toner 1-1 (made 24).

KICKOFF RETURNS: Cameron Scarlett 4-104, long 29.

PUNT RETURNS: Trenton Irwin 4-38, long 16.

INTERCEPTIONS: Curtis Robinson 1-6; Frank Buncom 1-0.

FUMBLE RETURNS: Malik Antoine 1-0.

TACKLES: Justin Reid 9; Bobby Okereke 9; Peter Kalambayl 8; Harrison Phillips 6; Quenton Meeks 5; Malik Antoine 4; Frank Buncom 4; Jordan Fox 4; Jordan Perez 4; Mustafa Branch 4; Mike Tyler 4; Alameen Murphy 3; Jovan Swann 2; Dylan Jackson 2; Trevor Speights 1; Isaiah Sims-Brandt 1; Joey Allen 1; Ryan Beecher 1; Casey Toohill 1.

TACKLES FOR LOSSES: Harrison Phillips 3-3; Mike Tyler 1.5-9; Justin Reid 1-4; Bobby Okereke 1-1; Peter Kalambayl 1-1; Jovan Swann 1-1; Mustafa Branch 0.5-4; Quenton Meeks 0.5-1; Dylan Jackson 0.5-0.

SACKS: Harrison Phillips 2-2; Mike Tyler 1.5-9; Justin Reid 1-4; Peter Kalambayl 1-1; Mustafa Branch 0.5-4.

TEAM STATS

ND STAN

FIRST DOWNS 17 18

Rushing 9 7

Passing 8 8

Penalty 0 3

RUSHING YRDGE 154 152

Yards gained 178 169

Yards lost 24 17

Attempts 44 38

Average per rush 3.5 4.0

PASSING YRDGE 261 176

C-Att-Int 12-29-2 14-22-0

Avg per catch 21.8 12.6

TOTAL OFFENSE 415 328

Total Plays 73 60

Average per play 5.7 5.5

RETURN YRDS 91 148

Int. Retrns: #yrds 0-0 2-6

Kickoff Returns 2-30 4-104

Punt Returns 2-61 4-38

FUMBLES-LOST 1-1 1-0

PENALTIES-YRDS 8-81 3-30

PUNTS-YRDS 5-226 7-353

Average per punt 45.2 50.4

TIME OF POSS 28:36 31:24

3RD-DWN CNV 8-of-19 2-of-11

4TH-DWN CNV 1-of-2 0-of-0

SACKS-BY YRDS 2-5 6-20

NOTRE DAME STARTING LINEUPS

OFFENSE

Wide Receiver: Kevin Stepherson

Tight End: Durham Smythe

Left Tackle: Mike McGlinchey

Left Guard: Quenton Nelson

Center: Sam Mustipher

Right Guard: Alex Bars

Right Tackle: Robert Hainsey

Quarterback: Brandon Wimbush

Running Back: Josh Adams

Running Back: Tony Jones Jr.

Wide Receiver: Equanimeous St. Brown

DEFENSE

Defensive End: Daelin Hayes

Defensive Tackle: Jonathan Bonner

Nose Guard: Jerry Tillery

Defensive End: Jay Hayes

Rover: Drue Tranquill

Middle Linebacker: Nyles Morgan

Buck Linebacker: Te’von Coney

Cornerback: Julian Love

Free Safety: Nick Coleman

Strong Safety: Jalen Elliott

Cornerback: Troy Pride Jr.

SPECIAL TEAMS

Placekicker: Justin Yoon

Holder: Montgomery VanGorder

Long Snapper: John Shannon

Punter: Tyler Newsome

Kickoffs: Jonathan Doerer

Punt Returns: Chris Finke

Kickoff Returns: C.J. Sanders, Tony Jones Jr.

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly walks out to the field with his team before the Notre Dame-Stanford football game, Saturday at Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto, Calif. (Tribune Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN)