Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ND437
    • 398PITT
  • Turnovers

    • ND1
    • 1PITT
  • Possession

    NDPITT
    26:2133:39
  • 1st Downs

    • ND22
    • 18PITT

Game Information

Heinz Field
Coverage: ABC
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Attendance: 68,400
11/7/2015 Associated Press

Kizer throws for 5 TDs, No. 5 Notre Dame tops Pitt

DeShone Kizer threw for five touchdowns and ran for another as No. 5 Notre Dame bolstered its College Football Playoff resume with a 42-30 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Notre Dame71471442
Pittsburgh30141330
first QuarterNDPITT
TD
13:49
Will Fuller 47 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
3 plays, 75 yards, 1:11
70
play
Notre Dame strikes early with 47-yard TD (0:34)

Notre Dame needs just three plays, concluding with DeShone Kizer finding Will Fuller for 47 yards to take a 7-0 lead on Pitt. (0:34)

FG
2:48
Chris Blewitt 22 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 75 yards, 3:16
73
play
C. Blewitt 22 yd FG GOOD (0:17)

Chris Blewitt 22 yd FG GOOD (0:17)

second QuarterNDPITT
TD
12:48
Torii Hunter Jr. 12 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
10 plays, 75 yards, 5:00
143
play
D. Kizer pass,to T. Hunter Jr. for 12 yds for a TD (0:15)

DeShone Kizer pass complete to Torii Hunter Jr. for 12 yds for a TD (0:15)

TD
1:35
Will Fuller 46 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
3 plays, 70 yards, 0:22
213
play
Kizer to Fuller scores again for Notre Dame (0:41)

Notre Dame's QB DeShone Kizer goes deep to Will Fuller for their second long touchdown catch of the day, this one going for 46 yards. (0:41)

third QuarterNDPITT
TD
11:19
Jordan Whitehead 10 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
8 plays, 77 yards, 3:41
2110
play
J. Whitehead run for 10 yds for a TD (0:28)

Jordan Whitehead run for 10 yds for a TD (0:28)

TD
7:53
Will Fuller 14 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
8 plays, 75 yards, 3:26
2810
play
D. Kizer pass,to W. Fuller for 14 yds for a TD (0:49)

DeShone Kizer pass complete to Will Fuller for 14 yds for a TD (0:49)

TD
2:06
Jordan Whitehead 3 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
13 plays, 75 yards, 5:47
2817
play
J. Whitehead run for 3 yds for a TD (0:32)

Jordan Whitehead run for 3 yds for a TD (0:32)

fourth QuarterNDPITT
TD
12:30
Josh Adams 5 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
9 plays, 50 yards, 4:36
3517
play
D. Kizer pass,to J. Adams for 5 yds for a TD (1:24)

DeShone Kizer pass complete to Josh Adams for 5 yds for a TD (1:24)

TD
5:47
DeShone Kizer 2 Yd Run (Justin Yoon Kick)
10 plays, 62 yards, 5:32
4217
play
D. Kizer run for 2 yds for a TD (0:33)

DeShone Kizer run for 2 yds for a TD (0:33)

TD
4:44
Tyler Boyd 51 Yd pass from Nathan Peterman (Chris Blewitt Kick)
3 plays, 76 yards, 1:03
4224
play
N. Peterman pass,to T. Boyd for 51 yds for a TD (0:30)

Nathan Peterman pass complete to Tyler Boyd for 51 yds for a TD (0:30)

TD
1:44
Ejuan Price 32 Yd Fumble Return (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
5 plays, 7 yards, 3:00
4230
play
B. Wimbush sacked by M. Galambos for -12 yds,B. Wimbush fumbled, forced by E. Price, recovered by Pitt E. Price,E. Price return for 32 yds (0:44)

Brandon Wimbush sacked by Matt Galambos for a loss of 12 yards Brandon Wimbush fumbled, forced by Ejuan Price, recovered by Pitt Ejuan Price , return for 0 yards , return for 32 yds (0:44)

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