FOOTBALL

Scoring Summary: Notre Dame 40, Boston College 7

Carter Karels
South Bend Tribune

Notre Dame 40, Boston College 7

Nov. 23, 2019

At Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend

Boston College 0 7 0 0 — 7

Notre Dame 3 13 17 7 — 40

FIRST QUARTER

Notre Dame 3, Boston College 0

Score: Jonathan Doerer 47 field goal at 11:11.

Drive: 50 yards, 9 plays, 3 first downs, 3:49 elapsed following a Boston College kickoff.

Key plays: Chris Finke 21 pass from Ian Book, Book 13 run.

SECOND QUARTER

Notre Dame 6, Boston College 0

Score: Doerer 29 field goal at 14:52.

Drive: 61 yards, 12 plays, 4 first downs, 4:45 elapsed following a Boston College punt.

Key plays: Cole Kmet 26 pass from Book, Tony Jones Jr. 1 run on third-and-1, Book 13 run.

Boston College 7, Notre Dame 6

Score: Dennis Grosel 1 run (Aaron Boumerhi kick) at 7:56.

Drive: 84 yards, 16 plays, 5 first downs, 6:52 elapsed following a Notre Dame kickoff.

Key plays: David Bailey 1 run on third-and-1, AJ Dillon 3 run on third-and-2, Grosel 9 run on third-and-6.

Notre Dame 13, Boston College 7

Score: Chase Claypool 6 pass from Book (Doerer kick) at 2:48.

Drive: 75 yards, 15 plays, 5 first downs, 5:08 elapsed following a Boston College kickoff.

Key plays: Jones 10 run on third-and-1, Claypool 7 pass from Book on third-and-6, Finke 6 pass from Book on fourth-and-3.

Notre Dame 16, Boston College 7

Score: Doerer 45 field goal at 0:01.

Drive: 56 yards, 7 plays, 3 first downs, 1:17 elapsed following a Boston College punt.

Key plays: Jones 18 run, Claypool 11 pass from Book, Boston College defensive pass interference.

THIRD QUARTER

Notre Dame 19, Boston College 7

Score: Doerer 37 field goal at 7:03.

Drive: 27 yards, 7 plays, 1 first down, 1:58 elapsed following a Boston College punt.

Key plays: Finke 14 pass from Book on third-and-4.

Notre Dame 26, Boston College 7

Score: Cole Kmet 11 pass from Book (Doerer kick) at 3:44.

Drive: 40 yards, 6 plays, 3 first downs, 1:56 elapsed following a Boston College fumble.

Key plays: Tommy Tremble 6 pass from Book on third-and-3.

Notre Dame 33, Boston College 7

Score: Braden Lenzy 61 run (Doerer kick) at 1:44.

Drive: 61 yards, 1 play, 1 first down, 0:11 elapsed following a Boston College punt.

FOURTH QUARTER

Notre Dame 40, Boston College 7

Score: Finke 6 pass from Book (Doerer kick) at 11:31.

Drive: 12 yards, 3 plays, 1 first down, 0:38 elapsed following a Boston College interception.

GAME DATA

Kickoff Weather: 34 degrees, mostly cloudy skies and 80 percent humidity with west winds of 7 mph.

Officials: Referee Stuart Mullins, umpire Johnnie Forte, head linesman Steve Clein, line judge Steve Matarante, side judge George Liotus, field judge Milton Britton, back judge Robert Luklan, center judge Jeff Tomlin, replay official Steve McBride and communicator Mark McAnaney — ACC crew.

Attendance: 71,827.

TEAM STATISTICS 

BCND

FIRST DOWNS 11 27

Rushing 10 9

Passing 1 17

Penalty 0 1

RUSHING YRDGE 128 252

Yards Gained 156 270

Yards Lost 28 18

Attempts 43 44

Average per rush 3 5.7

PASSING YRDGE 63 249

C-Att-Int 9-21-1 27-41-0

Avg per catch 7 9.2

TOTAL OFFENSE 191 501

Total Plays 64 85

Average per play 3.0 5.9

RETURN YRDS 57 97

Int. Retrns: #yrds 0-0 1-27

Kickoff Returns 4-57 1-17

Punt Returns 0-0 5-53

FUMBLES-LOST 2-1 0-0

PENALTIES-YRDS 2-25 8-54

PUNTS-YRDS 6-357 4-135

Average per punt 44.6 33.8

TIME OF POSS 25:04 34:56

3RD-DWN CNV 8-of-18 10-of-19

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

SACKS-BY YRDS 1-8 4-21

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

NOTRE DAME

RUSHING: Ian Book, 12 carries, 66 yards, 0 touchdowns, long 15; Braden Lenzy, 1-66, 1 touchdown; Tony Jones Jr., 15-61, long 18; Phil Jurkovec, 5-42, long 27; Mick Assaf, 2-11, long 12; C’Bo Flemister, 5-10, long 3; Nolan Henry, 1-1; Jahmir Smith, 3-0

PASSING: Ian Book, 26 completions, 40 attempts, 3 touchdowns, long 26, 0 interceptions; Phil Jurkovec, 1-1, 10 yards

RECEIVING: Cole Kmet, 7 catches, 71 yards, 1 touchdown, long 26; Chris Finke, 7-71, 1 touchdown, long 21; Chase Claypool 7-60, 1 touchdown, long 12; Tommy Tremble, 2-13, long 7; Lawrence Keys III, 2-11, long 6; George Takacs, 1-10; Tony Jones Jr., 1-6

PUNTING: Jay Bramblett, 4 points, 135 yards, 33.8 average, long 40

FIELD GOALS: Jonathan Doerer, 4 attempts, 4 makes, 47, 29, 45, 37

KICKOFF RETURNS: Lawrence Keyes III, 1 return, 17 yards

PUNT RETURNS: Chris Finke, 4 returns, 47 yards, 12 average, long 21; Lawrence Keyes III, 1-6

INTERCEPTIONS: Kyle Hamilton, 1 interception, 27 return

FUMBLE RETURNS: Khalid Kareem, 1 fumble recovery, 0 yards

TACKLES: Asmar Bilal 8, Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah 7, Alohi Gilman 7, Drew White 7, Khalid Kareem 6, Adetokunbo Ogundeji 6, Shaun Crawford 3, Kyle Hamilton 3, Jamir Jones 3, Paul Moala 2, Bo Bauer 2, Ovie Oghoufo 2, Hunter Spears 2, Justin Ademliola 1, DJ Brown 1, Jacob Lacey 1, Ja’mion Franklin 1, Jalen Elliot 1, Tariq Bracy 1, Jonathan Jones 1, Kofi Wardlow 1, Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa 1

TACKLES FOR LOSS: Adetokunbo Ogundeji 3-16; Khalid Kareem 1-3; Alohi Gilman 1-6; Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah 1-1; Asmar Bilal 1-1; Justin Ademliola 1-2

SACKS: Adetokunbo Ogundeji 2-12; Alohi Gilman 1-6; Khalid Kareem 1-3

BOSTON COLLEGE

RUSHING: AJ Dillon, 14 carries, 56 yards, 0 touchdowns, long 15; Dennis Grosel, 13-45, 1 touchdown, long 24; David Bailey 10-26, long 9; Travis Levy, 5-5, long 3; Zay Flowers, 1-minus 4

PASSING: Dennis Grosel, 9 completions, 20 attempts, 63 yards, 0 touchdowns, 1 interception; Matt Valecce, 0-1

RECEIVING: Kobay White, 3 catches, 29 yards, 0 touchdowns; Hunter Long, 3-17, long 7; AJ Dillon, 1-14; Zay Flowers, 1-2; David Bailey, 1-1

PUNTING: Grant Carlson, 8 punts, 357 yards, 44.6 average, long 53

FIELD GOALS: None

KICKOFF RETURNS: Travis Levy, 3 returns, 54 yards, 18 average, long 20; Ben Glines, 1-3

PUNT RETURNS: None

INTERCEPTIONS: None

FUMBLE RETURNS: None

TACKLES: Nolan Borgersen 9, Max Richardson 9, Elijah Jones 9, John Lamot 7, Isaiah McDuffie 6, Jahmin Muse 4, Brandon Sebastian 4, Tanner Karafa 4, Vinny DePalma 3, TJ Rayam 3, Richard Yeargin 2, Brandon Barlow 2, Shitta Sillah 2, Hugh Davis 2, Bryce Morais 2, Marcus Valdez 2, Jason Maitre 1, Dennis Grosel 1, Tate Haynes 1, Joseph Sparacio 1, Paul Theobald Jr. 1, Hunter Long 1, Ireland Burke 1

TACKLES FOR LOSS: Tanner Karafa 1.5-8; Brandon Barlow 1.5-3; Richard Yeargin 1-3; Marcus Valdez 1-1; Vinny DePalma 1-1; Jahmin Muse 1-1

SACKS: Tanner Karafa 1-8

NOTRE DAME LINEUPSOFFENSE

Wide Receiver: Chris Finke

Wide Receiver: Lawrence Keys III

Left Tackle: Liam Eichenberg

Left Guard: Aaron Banks

Center: Jarrett Patterson

Right Guard: Trevor Ruhland

Right Tackle: Josh Lugg

Tight End: Cole Kmet

Quarterback: Ian Book

Running Back: Tony Jones Jr.

Wide Receiver: Chase Claypool

DEFENSE

Defensive End: Jamir Jones

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: Shaun Crawford

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

Notre Dame tight end Cole Kmet hauled in an 11-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Ian Book in a 40-7 victory over Boston College on Nov. 23.