Win Probability 100%

ND
SYR
ND 100%

ND

50

SYR

33

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ND654
    • 489SYR
  • Turnovers

    • ND1
    • 0SYR
  • Possession

    NDSYR
    28:3831:22
  • 1st Downs

    • ND25
    • 25SYR

Game Information

MetLife Stadium
Coverage: ESPN
  • East Rutherford, NJ
  • Line: ND -12.5
  • Over/Under: 74
Attendance: 62,794
76%
Capacity: 82,500
10/1/2016 Associated Press

Kizer covers for shaky D as Notre Dame beats Syracuse 50-33

DeShone Kizer threw for a career-best 465 yards to help Notre Dame overcome another shaky performance by its defense and special teams and beat Syracuse 50-33 Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Notre Dame231014350
Syracuse13140633
first QuarterNDSYR
TD
14:42
Equanimeous St. Brown 79 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
1 play, 79 yards, 0:18
70
play
Irish strike on first play of game (0:27)

DeShone Kizer hits Equanimeous St. Brown who takes it the rest of the way for a 79-yard Notre Dame touchdown on the first play from scrimmage. (0:27)

TD
12:36
Eric Dungey 3 Yd Run (Cole Murphy PAT blocked)
8 plays, 75 yards, 2:06
76
play
E. Dungey run for 3 yds for a TD (0:21)

Eric Dungey run for 3 yds for a TD (0:21)

D2P
12:36
Cole Luke Defensive PAT Conversion
8 plays, 75 yards, 2:06
96
TD
11:23
Equanimeous St. Brown 67 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
3 plays, 74 yards, 1:13
166
play
Kizer and Brown connect on second long TD (1:07)

Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer finds Equanimeous St. Brown for his second touchdown of the game, this one going for 67 yards. (1:07)

TD
10:17
Amba Etta-Tawo 72 Yd pass from Eric Dungey (Cole Murphy Kick)
3 plays, 79 yards, 1:06
1613
play
Syracuse answers with 72-yard TD (0:50)

Syracuse responds to two long Notre Dame touchdowns with Amba Etta-Tawo hauling in a 72-yard TD for the Orange. (0:50)

TD
10:06
C.J. Sanders 93 Yd Kickoff Return (Justin Yoon Kick)
0 plays, 0 yards, 0:11
2313
play
Notre Dame returns Syracuse kick 92 yards for TD (1:22)

C.J. Sanders returns the Syracuse kickoff 92 yards for a touchdown to put the Irish ahead of the Orange 23-13. (1:22)

second QuarterNDSYR
TD
13:22
Eric Dungey 1 Yd Run (Cole Murphy Kick)
9 plays, 78 yards, 3:08
2320
play
Syracuse capitalizes on 4th and goal (0:48)

Syracuse QB Eric Dungey sneaks it in on 4th and goal to narrow Notre Dame's lead to three points. (0:48)

TD
12:11
DeShone Kizer 3 Yd Run (Justin Yoon Kick)
5 plays, 71 yards, 1:11
3020
play
Kizer walks in for 3-yard TD (0:28)

DeShone Kizer runs it in for a 3-yard touchdown to give Notre Dame a 10-point lead on Syracuse. (0:28)

FG
5:03
Justin Yoon 31 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 37 yards, 3:11
3320
TD
0:30
Ervin Philips 14 Yd pass from Eric Dungey (Cole Murphy Kick)
2 plays, 14 yards, 0:08
3327
play
Syracuse WR dives for end zone (1:07)

Syracuse WR Ervin Phillips dives into the end zone to cap a 14-yard touchdown and cut the Notre Dame lead to 33-27. (1:07)

third QuarterNDSYR
TD
11:23
Kevin Stepherson 54 Yd pass from DeShone Kizer (Justin Yoon Kick)
4 plays, 86 yards, 1:41
4027
play
Kizer throws third TD of the game of over 50 yards (0:45)

DeShone Kizer connects with a wide open Kevin Stepherson for a 54-yard touchdown to give Notre Dame a 40-27 lead over Syracuse. (0:45)

TD
8:26
Dexter Williams 59 Yd Run (Justin Yoon Kick)
3 plays, 70 yards, 1:22
4727
play
Notre Dame RB Williams' crazy TD run (0:52)

Notre Dame RB Dexter Williams reverses field on a spectacular 59-yard touchdown run. (0:52)

fourth QuarterNDSYR
FG
11:14
Justin Yoon 39 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 72 yards, 3:58
5027
TD
6:52
Eric Dungey 5 Yd Run (Two-Point Run Conversion Failed)
14 plays, 75 yards, 4:22
5033
play
E. Dungey runs for 5-yard TD (0:41)

Eric Dungey run for 5 yds for a TD (0:41)

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