FOOTBALL

Scoring Summary: Notre Dame 21, Virginia Tech 20

Carter Karels
South Bend Tribune

SCORING SUMMARY

Notre Dame 21, Virginia Tech 20

Nov. 2, 2019

At Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend

Virginia Tech 7 7 3 3 — 20

Notre Dame 7 7 0 7 — 21

FIRST QUARTER

Notre Dame 7, Virginia Tech 0

Score: Cole Kmet 8 pass from Ian Book (Jonathan Doerer kick) at 9:10.

Drive: 26 yards, 2 plays, 1 first down, 0:26 elapsed following a Virginia Tech punt.

Key plays: Chris Finke 18 pass from Book.

Notre Dame 7, Virginia Tech 7

Score: Damon Hazelton 8 pass from Quincy Patterson II (Brian Johnson kick) at 1:15.

Drive: 45 yards, 8 plays, 2 first downs, 2:25 elapsed following a Notre Dame punt.

Key plays: Kurt Hinish face-mask penalty, Hazelton 12 pass from Patterson on fourth-and-4.

SECOND QUARTER

Notre Dame 14, Virginia Tech 7.

Score: Tommy Tremble 4 pass from Book (Doerer kick) at 11:45.

Drive: 77 yards, 11 plays, 5 first downs, 4:25 elapsed following a Virginia Tech kickoff.

Key plays: Book 13 run, Jafar Armstrong 26 pass from Book.

Notre Dame 14, Virginia Tech 14.

Score: Divine Deablo 98 fumble return touchdown (Johnson kick) at 0:09.

THIRD QUARTER

Virginia Tech 17, Notre Dame 14

Score: Johnson 44 field goal at 11:00.

Drive: 49 yards, 7 plays, 2 first downs, 4:00 elapsed following a Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: Hazelton 28 pass from Patterson, Khalid Kareem illegal use of hands penalty.

FOURTH QUARTER

Virginia Tech 20, Notre Dame 14

Score: Johnson 25 field goal at 13:25.

Drive: 76 yards, 10 plays, 2 first downs, 4:49 elapsed following a Notre Dame punt.

Key plays: Hezekiah Grimsley 7 pass from Patterson on third-and-3, Tré Turner 50 pass from Patterson.

Notre Dame 21, Virginia Tech 20Score: Book 7 run (Doerer kick) at 0:29.

Drive: 87 yards, 18 plays, 5 first downs, 2:53 elapsed following a Virginia Tech punt.

Key plays: Armstrong 5 pass from Book on fourth-and-3, Avery Davis 12 pass from Book on third-and-7, Chase Claypool 26 pass from Book on fourth-and-10.

GAME DATA

Kickoff Weather: 43 degrees, mostly cloudy skies and 62 percent humidity with west winds of 16 mph.

Officials: Referee Jeff Heaser, umpire Mike Morton, head linesman Matthew Fitzgerald, line judge Richard Misner, side judge Jerry Hocker, field judge Alonzo Ramsey III, back judge Jacques Hooper, center judge Larry Saunders, replay official Jack Cramer and communicator William Dixon — ACC crew.

Attendance: 77,622.

NOTRE DAME STARTING LINEUPSOFFENSE

Wide Receiver: Javon McKinley

Wide Receiver: Chris Finke

Left Tackle: Liam Eichenberg

Left Guard: Aaron Banks

Center: Jarrett Patterson

Right Guard: Trevor Ruhland

Right Tackle: Robert Hainsey

Tight End: Cole Kmet

Quarterback: Ian Book

Running Back: Jafar Armstrong

Wide Receiver: Chase Claypool

DEFENSE

Defensive End: Julian Okwara

Defensive Tackle: Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa

Nose Guard: Kurt Hinish

Defensive End: Khalid Kareem

Rover: Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah

Buck Linebacker: Asmar Bilal

Middle Linebacker: Drew White

Cornerback: Troy Pride Jr.

Free Safety: Alohi Gilman

Strong Safety: Jalen Elliott

Cornerback: Donte Vaughn

SPECIAL TEAMS

Placekicker: Jonathan Doerer

Holder: Jay Bramblett

Long Snapper: John Shannon

Punter: Jay Bramblett

Kickoffs: Jonathan Doerer

Punt Returns: Chris Finke

Kickoff Returns: Lawrence Keys III, Mick Assaf

TEAM STATISTICS

VT ND

FIRST DOWNS 12 25

Rushing 5 7

Passing 5 16

Penalty 2 2

RUSHING YRDGE 101 106

Yards Gained 126 122

Yards Lost 25 16

Attempts 36 38

Average per rush 2.8 2.8

PASSING YRDGE 139 341

C-Att-Int 9-28-1 29-53-2

Avg per catch 15.4 11.8

TOTAL OFFENSE 240 447

Total Plays 64 91

Average per play 3.8 4.9

RETURN YRDS 101 67

Int. Retrns: #yrds 2-0 1-5

Kickoff Returns 1-3 3-38

Punt Returns 0-0 4-24

FUMBLES-LOST 1-1 1-1

PENALTIES-YRDS 6-53 7-75

PUNTS-YRDS 8-354 6-233

Average per punt 44.3 38.8

TIME OF POSS 28:48 31:12

3RD-DWN CNV 4-of-16 8-of-20

4TH-DWN CNV 1-of-1 3-of-3

SACKS-BY YRDS 0-0 1-4

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

NOTRE DAME

RUSHING: Jafar Armstrong 19 carries, 37 yards, 0 touchdowns, long 11; Ian Book 13-50 yards, 1 touchdown, long 13; Jahmir Smith 3-14, long 10. Avery Davis 1-7, long 7; Team 2-0

PASSING: Ian Book, 29 completions, 53 attempts, 341 yards, 2 touchdowns, 2 interceptions

RECEIVING: Chase Claypool 8 catches, 118 yards, 0 touchdowns, long 30; Chris Finke, 5-56, long 20; Jafar Armstrong 4-49, long 26; Cole Kmet 4-28, long 10; Avery Davis 3-22, long 12; Braden Lenzy 2-25, long 19; Javon McKinley 1-26; Lawrence Keys III 1-13; Tommy Tremble 1-4

PUNTING: Jay Bramblett 6 punts, 233 yards, 38.8 average, long 52

FIELD GOALS: Jonathan Doerer 0-1

KICKOFF RETURNS: Lawrence Keys III 3-38, long 20

PUNT RETURNS: Chris Finke 4-24, long 16

INTERCEPTIONS: Kyle Hamilton 1-5

FUMBLE RETURNS: Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah 1-0

TACKLES: Drew White 4, Asmar Bilal 5, Donte Vaughn 3, Shaun Crawford 3, Troy Pride Jr. 3, Kyle Hamilton 2, Khalid Kareem 3, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah 2, Jamir Jones 2, Kurt Hinish 2, Julian Okwara 1, Myron Tagovailoa Amosa 1

TACKLES FOR LOSS: Asmar Bilal 0.5-1, Khalid Kareem 1.0-4, Jamir Jones 1.0-1, Kurt Hinish 1.0-1, Julian Okwara 1.0-3, Jayson Ademilola 0.5-0

SACKS: Khalid Kareem 1.0-4

VIRGINIA TECH

RUSHING: Quincy Patterson II 19 carries, 84 yards, 0 touchdowns, long 20; Deshawn McClease 13-34, long 8; Dalton Keene 2-3, long 3; Tre Turner 2-5, long 5

PASSING: Quincy Patterson II, 9 completions, 28 attempts, 139 yards, 1 touchdown, 1 interception, long 50

RECEIVING: Damon Hazelton 5 catches, 63 yards, 1 touchdown, long 28; Tre Turner 2-58, long 50; Hezekiah Grimsley 2-18, long 11

PUNTING: John Parker Romo 8 punts, 354 yards, 44.2 average, long 58

FIELD GOALS: Brian Johnson 2-2, made 44 and 25

KICKOFF RETURNS: Caleb Farley 1-3

PUNT RETURNS: None

INTERCEPTIONS: Dax Hollifield 1-0, Divine Deablo 1-0

FUMBLE RETURNS: Divine Deablo 1-98

TACKLES: Rayshard Ashby 11, Reggie Floyd 6, Dax Hollifield 5, Khalil Ladler 5, Divine Deablo 5, Armani Chatman 4, Alan Tisdale 3, Tyjuan Garbutt 2, Jarrod Hewitt 2, Caleb Farley 3, Jermaine Waller 2, Dashawn Crawford 2, Quincy Patterson II 1, Emmanuel Belmar 1, Nadir Thompson 1, Jovonn Quillen 1, Brion Murray 1, Jaylen Griffin 1, Mario Kendricks 1, Norell Pollard 1

TACKLES FOR LOSS: Rayshard Ashby 3.0-10, Dax Hollifield 2.0-3, Tyjuan Garbutt 1.0-1

SACKS: Dax Hollifield 1.0-0

Virginia Tech quarterback Quincy Patterson Jr. (4) runs the ball against Notre Dame on Nov. 2.