Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • WAKE 209
    • 584 ND
  • Turnovers

    • WAKE 1
    • 1 ND
  • Possession

    WAKE ND
    29:29 30:31
  • 1st Downs

    • WAKE 9
    • 23 ND

Game Information

Notre Dame Stadium
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Coverage: NBC
  • Notre Dame, IN 46556
  • Line: ND -22.0
Attendance: 80,795
11/18/2012 ESPN.com news services

Irish trounce Wake, cap undefeated home slate

Third-ranked Notre Dame beat Wake Forest 38-0 Saturday to finish the season undefeated at home for the first time since 1998 and keep alive its national championship hopes.

Scoring Summary

NBC1234T
Wake Forest00000
Notre Dame21107038
first QuarterWAKEND
TD
13:15
Cierre Wood rush for 68 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 4 plays 91 yards, 01:45 notredame td, 1:45
06
XP
13:15
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 4 plays 91 yards, 01:45 notredame td, 1:45
07
TD
9:10
Everett Golson pass complete to Tyler Eifert for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 8 plays 52 yards, 02:51 notredame td, 2:51
013
XP
9:10
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 8 plays 52 yards, 02:51 notredame td, 2:51
014
TD
4:28
Everett Golson pass complete to John Goodman for 50 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 6 plays 78 yards, 02:24 notredame td, 2:24
020
XP
4:28
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 6 plays 78 yards, 02:24 notredame td, 2:24
021
second QuarterWAKEND
TD
6:17
Everett Golson pass complete to TJ Jones for 34 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 02:52 notredame td, 2:52
027
XP
6:17
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 02:52 notredame td, 2:52
028
FG
1:34
Kyle Brindza 25 yard field goal GOOD.
notredame drive: 6 plays 51 yards, 01:13 notredame fg, 1:13
031
third QuarterWAKEND
TD
3:30
George Atkinson III rush for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 7 plays 80 yards, 03:44 notredame td, 3:44
037
XP
3:30
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 7 plays 80 yards, 03:44 notredame td, 3:44
038

Research Notes

  • There have been 317 editions of the AP poll since Notre Dame was last No. 1 in that poll.Notable teams that have been AP No. 1 since Notre Dame last was:Penn StateTennesseeMissouriGeorgiaAuburn

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