Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ND302
    • 529ALA
  • Turnovers

    • ND1
    • 0ALA
  • Possession

    NDALA
    38:1321:47
  • 1st Downs

    • ND16
    • 28ALA

Game Information

Hard Rock Stadium
Coverage: ESPN/ESPN3D
  • Miami, FL 33299
Attendance: 80,120
100%
Capacity: 65,326
1/8/2013 ESPN.com news services

Tide bully Irish, capture 3rd BCS title in 4 years

Alabama rolled to its second consecutive Discover BCS National Championship, and third in four seasons, beating No. 1 Notre Dame 42-14 in a BCS championship game that was no classic after all.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Notre Dame007714
Alabama14147742
first QuarterNDALA
TD
12:03
Eddie Lacy rush for 20 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 5 plays 82 yards, 02:57 alabama td, 2:57
06
XP
12:03
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 5 plays 82 yards, 02:57 alabama td, 2:57
07
TD
6:14
AJ McCarron pass complete to Michael Williams for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 10 plays 61 yards, 04:49 alabama td, 4:49
013
XP
6:14
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 10 plays 61 yards, 04:49 alabama td, 4:49
014
second QuarterNDALA
TD
14:56
T.J. Yeldon rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 8 plays 80 yards, 04:26 alabama td, 4:26
020
XP
14:56
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 8 plays 80 yards, 04:26 alabama td, 4:26
021
TD
0:31
AJ McCarron pass complete to Eddie Lacy for 11 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 9 plays 71 yards, 03:12 alabama td, 3:12
027
XP
0:31
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 9 plays 71 yards, 03:12 alabama td, 3:12
028
third QuarterNDALA
TD
7:34
AJ McCarron pass complete to Amari Cooper for 34 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 10 plays 97 yards, 05:37 alabama td, 5:37
034
XP
7:34
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 10 plays 97 yards, 05:37 alabama td, 5:37
035
TD
4:08
Everett Golson rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 9 plays 85 yards, 03:26 notredame td, 3:26
635
XP
4:08
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 9 plays 85 yards, 03:26 notredame td, 3:26
735
fourth QuarterNDALA
TD
11:27
AJ McCarron pass complete to Amari Cooper for 19 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
alabama drive: 14 plays 86 yards, 07:41 alabama td, 7:41
741
XP
11:27
Jeremy Shelley extra point GOOD.
alabama drive: 14 plays 86 yards, 07:41 alabama td, 7:41
742
TD
7:51
Everett Golson pass complete to Theo Riddick for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
notredame drive: 10 plays 75 yards, 03:36 notredame td, 3:36
1342
XP
7:51
Kyle Brindza extra point GOOD.
notredame drive: 10 plays 75 yards, 03:36 notredame td, 3:36
1442

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