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BLUE (OFFENSE) 63, GOLD (DEFENSE) 59

April 12, 2014

At Notre Dame Stadium

Note: A modified scoring system, incorporating certain stats into scoring plays, was used to enhance the competition. This summary includes only traditional scoring. 

Gold (Defense) 0 0 0 0 0

Blue (Offense) 24 7 0 0 31

FIRST QUARTER

Blue 7, Gold 0

Score: Cam McDaniel 1 run (Kyle Brindza kick) at 8:12.

Drive: 65 yards, 9 plays, 3 first downs.

Key play: Will Fuller 29 pass from Malik Zaire to Gold 1.

Blue 10, Gold 0

Score: Brindza 50 field goal at 4:31.

Drive: 31 yards, 10 plays, 3 first downs.

Key play: Tarean Folston 11 pass from Everett Golson on third-and-2.

Blue 17, Gold 0

Score: C.J. Prosise 39 pass from Zaire at 3:56.

Drive: 65 yards, 2 plays, 2 first downs.

Blue 24, Gold 0

Score: Golson 5 run (Brindza kick) at :25.

Drive: 65 yards, 10 plays, 3 first downs.

Key play: Corey Robinson 37 pass from Golson to 5.

SECOND QUARTER

Blue 31, Gold 0

Score: Amir Carlisle 6 pass from Zaire (Brindza kick) at 10:10.

Drive: 65 yards, 8 plays, 3 first downs.

Key play: Folston 17 pass from Zaire to 6.

THIRD QUARTER

No scoring.

FOURTH QUARTER

No scoring.

GAME DATA

Kickoff Weather: 68 degrees, south winds at 18 mph, mostly cloudy.

Attendance: 27,986.

RUSHING: Greg Bryant 12 rushes, 95 yards, long 51; Tarean Folston 7-38, long 9; Cam McDaniel 9-33, 1 touchdown, long 6; Josh Anderson 1-6; Charlie Fiessinger 1 (-1); Tyler Plantz 1 (-2); Everett Golson 10 (-8), long 9; Malik Zaire 6 (-41).

PASSING: Malik Zaire 18 completions, 27 attempts, 292 yards, 2 touchdowns, long 47; Everett Golson 13-23, 160 yards, long 37; Charlie Fiessinger 1-4, 4 yards.

RECEIVING: Chris Brown 5 catches, 105 yards, long 47; Tarean Folston 5-54, long 17; Corey Robinson 3-59, long 37; Ben Koyack 3-35, long 12; C.J. Proisse 2-61, 1 touchdown, long 39; William Fuller 2-41, long 29; Mike Heuerman 2-24, long 15; Cam McDaniel 2-20, long 16; Durham Smythe 2-20, long 14; Torii Hunter Jr. 2-14, long 9; Greg Bryant 1-11; Amir Carlisle 1-6, 1 touchdown; Buster Sheridan 1-4; Justin Brent 1-2.

PUNTING: Kyle Brindza 7 punts, 255 yards (36.4 average), long 50.

FIELD GOALS: Kyle Brindza 1-3 (made 50 yards, missed 36, 57).

FUMBLE RETURNS: Drew Recker 1-0.

TACKLES: Austin Collinsworth 7; Kendall Moore 7; John Turner 7; Jaylon Smith 6; Austin Larkin 6; Eilar Hardy 5; Connor Calavaris 5; Andrew Trumbetti 5; Matthias Farley 5; James Onwualu 4; Isaac Rochell 4; Romeo Okwara 4; Josh Atkinson 4; Justin Utupo 4; Elijah Shumate 3; Joe Schmidt 3; Chase Hounshell 2; Jacob Matuska 2; Anthony Rabasa 2; Michael Deeb 2; Max Redfield 2; Sheldon Day 1; Jarron Jones 1; Tyler Price 1; Jalen Brown 1; Tyler Plantz 1; Doug Randolph 1; Corey Robinson 1; Drew Recker 1.

TACKLES FOR LOSSES: Romeo Okwara 3.5-30; Jacob Matuska 2-15; Isaac Rochell 2-4; Connor Calavaris 1-7; Andrew Trumbetti 1-6; Chase Hounshell 1-6; Jarron Jones 1-1; Team 1-5; John Turner 0.5-2; Austin Larkin 0.5-1; Matthias Farley 0.5-2.

SACKS: Romeo Okwara 3-29; Andrew Trumbetti 1-6; Isaac Rochell 1-3; Chase Hounshell 1-6; Jacob Matuska 1-13; Team 1-5.

Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire runs during Saturday's Blue-Gold game at Notre Dame Stadium. (SBT Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN)