Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Play By Play

First Quarter
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 15:00
1-10-ND35(15:00) Kyle Brindza kicked the ball for 64 yards. Christion Jones returned the kick for 17 yards.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 15:00
1-10-BAMA18(14:55) Eddie Lacy rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-BAMA19(14:17) AJ McCarron passed to Kevin Norwood for 29 yards.
1-10-BAMA48(13:47) Eddie Lacy rushed for 10 yards. ND was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-ND27(13:13) ND was penalized 5 yards.
1-5-ND22(12:51) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 2 yards.
2-3-ND20(12:03) Touchdown. Eddie Lacy rushed for 20 yards.
(12:03) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 7   ND 0,   Plays: 5   Yards: 92   Possession: 02:57.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 12:03
1-1-BAMA35(12:03) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 12:03
1-10-ND25(12:03) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 8 yards.
2-2-ND33(11:27) Everett Golson passed incomplete to Tyler Eifert.
3-2-ND33(11:21) Everett Golson passed incomplete to Tyler Eifert.
4-2-ND33(11:14) Ben Turk punted for 43 yards. Christion Jones made a faircatch. ND was penalized 15 yards.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 11:14
1-10-BAMA39(11:03) Eddie Lacy rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-BAMA42(10:30) AJ McCarron passed to Eddie Lacy for 6 yards.
3-1-BAMA48(10:00) Eddie Lacy rushed for 8 yards.
1-10-ND44(9:21) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to Marvin Shinn.
2-10-ND44(9:14) Eddie Lacy rushed for 5 yards.
3-5-ND39(8:45) AJ McCarron passed to Marvin Shinn for 7 yards.
1-10-ND32(8:09) Eddie Lacy rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-ND27(7:27) AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 4 yards.
3-1-ND23(6:46) Eddie Lacy rushed for 20 yards.
1-0-ND3(6:14) Touchdown. AJ McCarron passed to Michael Williams for 3 yards.
(6:14) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 14   ND 0,   Plays: 10   Yards: 46   Possession: 05:00.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 6:14
1-1-BAMA35(6:14) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 63 yards. George Atkinson returned the kick for 18 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 6:14
1-10-ND20(6:08) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 8 yards.
2-2-ND28(5:49) Cierre Wood rushed for 7 yards.
1-10-ND35(5:20) Theo Riddick rushed for no gain.
2-10-ND35(4:45) Everett Golson passed incomplete to TJ Jones.
3-10-ND35(4:38) Everett Golson passed incomplete.
4-10-ND35(4:31) Ben Turk punted for 47 yards. Christion Jones returned a punt for 2 yards.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 4:31
1-10-BAMA20(4:22) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-BAMA27(3:43) AJ McCarron passed to Kevin Norwood for 25 yards.
1-10-ND48(3:08) AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 11 yards.
1-10-ND37(2:34) T.J. Yeldon lost 2 yards.
2-12-ND39(1:54) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 6 yards.
3-6-ND33(1:08) AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 27 yards.
1-0-ND6(0:36) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 5 yards.
2-0-ND1(14:56) Touchdown. T.J. Yeldon rushed for 1 yard.
Second Quarter
Alabama Crimson Tide continued...
(14:56) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 21   ND 0,   Plays: 8   Yards: 80   Possession: 04:35.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 14:56
1-1-BAMA35(14:56) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 14:56
1-10-ND25(14:56) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 31 yards.
1-10-BAMA44(14:31) Everett Golson passed incomplete to DaVaris Daniels.
2-10-BAMA44(14:26) Theo Riddick rushed for no gain.
3-10-BAMA44(14:01) Everett Golson rushed for 5 yards.
4-5-BAMA39(13:28) Everett Golson passed incomplete to TJ Jones.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 13:28
1-10-BAMA39(13:20) AJ McCarron passed incomplete.
2-10-BAMA39(13:15) Eddie Lacy lost 2 yards.
3-12-BAMA37(12:34) BAMA was penalized 10 yards.
3-22-BAMA27(12:05) AJ McCarron rushed for 9 yards.
4-13-BAMA36(11:22) Cody Mandell punted for 52 yards. Davonte' Neal returned a punt for no gain. Davonte' Neal recovered a fumble from Davonte' Neal and returned it for 0 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 11:22
1-10-ND8(11:10) Theo Riddick rushed for 20 yards.
1-10-ND28(10:44) Theo Riddick lost 3 yards.
2-13-ND25(10:10) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 10 yards.
3-3-ND35(9:35) Everett Golson rushed for 2 yards.
4-1-ND37(9:11) Ben Turk punted for 50 yards. Christion Jones made a faircatch.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 9:11
1-10-BAMA13(9:03) Eddie Lacy rushed for 17 yards.
1-10-BAMA30(8:36) Eddie Lacy rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-BAMA34(7:50) AJ McCarron passed to Michael Williams for 7 yards.
1-10-BAMA41(7:21) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to Eddie Lacy.
2-10-BAMA41(7:15) AJ McCarron passed incomplete.
3-10-BAMA41(7:10) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to Amari Cooper.
4-10-BAMA41(7:03) Cody Mandell punted for 55 yards. Davonte' Neal returned a punt for no gain.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 7:03
1-10-ND4(6:51) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 11 yards.
1-10-ND15(6:34) Theo Riddick rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-ND19(5:53) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 13 yards.
1-10-ND32(5:24) Everett Golson passed incomplete to DaVaris Daniels.
2-10-ND32(5:14) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 7 yards.
3-3-ND39(4:28) Adrian Hubbard sacked Everett Golson for a loss of 5 yards.
4-8-ND34(3:51) Ben Turk punted for 32 yards. Christion Jones made a faircatch.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 3:51
1-10-BAMA29(3:43) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-BAMA31(3:05) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 9 yards.
1-10-BAMA40(2:34) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to T.J. Yeldon.
2-10-BAMA40(2:29) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 8 yards.
3-3-BAMA48(1:43) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 10 yards.
1-10-ND42(1:18) AJ McCarron passed to T.J. Yeldon for no gain.
2-10-ND42(0:56) Eddie Lacy rushed for 4 yards.
3-6-ND38(0:46) AJ McCarron passed to Christion Jones for 27 yards.
1-10-ND11(0:31) Touchdown. AJ McCarron passed to Eddie Lacy for 11 yards.
(0:31) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 28   ND 0,   Plays: 9   Yards: 66   Possession: 03:20.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 0:31
1-1-BAMA35(0:31) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 61 yards. George Atkinson returned the kick for 15 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 0:31
1-10-ND19(0:26) Everett Golson passed incomplete to DaVaris Daniels.
2-10-ND19(0:21) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 6 yards.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 0:21
3-4-BAMA35(15:00) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Third Quarter
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 15:00
1-10-ND25(15:00) Theo Riddick rushed for 6 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 15:00
2-4-ND31(14:36) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 21 yards.
1-10-BAMA48(14:14) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 9 yards.
2-1-BAMA39(13:44) Theo Riddick rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-BAMA36(13:21) Everett Golson passed incomplete to Robby Toma.
2-10-BAMA36(13:17) Everett Golson was intercepted. Ha'Sean Clinton-Dix returned the interception for no gain.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 13:17
1-10-BAMA3(13:11) Eddie Lacy rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-BAMA6(12:32) Eddie Lacy rushed for 17 yards.
1-10-BAMA23(12:08) AJ McCarron passed to Kevin Norwood for 12 yards.
1-10-BAMA35(11:36) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-BAMA41(10:53) AJ McCarron passed to Christion Jones for 13 yards.
1-10-ND46(10:20) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-ND40(9:30) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 1 yard.
3-3-ND39(8:47) Eddie Lacy rushed for 2 yards.
4-1-ND37(8:04) Eddie Lacy rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-ND34(7:34) Touchdown. AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 34 yards.
(7:34) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 35   ND 0,   Plays: 10   Yards: 97   Possession: 05:43.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 7:34
1-1-BAMA35(7:34) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 63 yards. George Atkinson returned the kick for 13 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 7:34
1-10-ND15(7:27) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 12 yards.
1-10-ND27(7:03) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 16 yards.
1-10-ND43(6:42) Everett Golson passed incomplete.
2-10-ND43(6:36) Cierre Wood lost 6 yards.
3-16-ND37(5:49) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 31 yards.
1-10-BAMA32(5:25) BAMA was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-BAMA17(5:21) Everett Golson passed incomplete to Tyler Eifert.
2-10-BAMA17(5:15) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 14 yards.
1-0-BAMA3(4:44) Theo Riddick rushed for 1 yard.
2-0-BAMA2(4:08) Touchdown. Everett Golson rushed for 2 yards.
(4:08) Kyle Brindza made the extra point.
BAMA 35   ND 7,   Plays: 9   Yards: 70   Possession: 03:26.
 
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 4:08
1-1-ND35(4:08) Kyle Brindza kicked the ball for 65 yards. Christion Jones returned the kick for 14 yards.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 4:08
1-10-BAMA14(4:00) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-BAMA22(3:18) BAMA was penalized 7 yards.
2-9-BAMA15(2:46) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 10 yards.
1-10-BAMA25(2:09) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-BAMA31(1:29) Eddie Lacy rushed for 6 yards.
1-10-BAMA37(0:55) Eddie Lacy rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-BAMA40(0:16) AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 11 yards.
1-10-ND49(15:00) Eddie Lacy lost 4 yards.
Fourth Quarter
Alabama Crimson Tide continued...
2-14-BAMA47(14:16) AJ McCarron passed to Kelly Johnson for 5 yards.
3-9-ND48(13:33) AJ McCarron passed to Michael Williams for 9 yards.
1-10-ND39(13:03) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to Amari Cooper.
2-10-ND39(12:57) AJ McCarron passed to Marvin Shinn for 7 yards.
3-3-ND32(12:11) Eddie Lacy rushed for 13 yards.
1-10-ND19(11:27) Touchdown. AJ McCarron passed to Amari Cooper for 19 yards.
(11:27) Jeremy Shelley made the extra point.
BAMA 42   ND 7,   Plays: 13   Yards: 79   Possession: 07:41.
 
Alabama Crimson Tide at 11:27
1-1-BAMA35(11:27) Cade Foster kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 11:27
1-10-ND25(11:27) Everett Golson passed incomplete to Tyler Eifert.
2-10-ND25(11:22) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 10 yards.
1-10-ND35(11:06) Everett Golson passed incomplete.
2-10-ND35(11:01) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 9 yards.
3-1-ND44(10:32) Everett Golson passed to Tyler Eifert for 13 yards.
1-10-BAMA43(10:06) Everett Golson passed to Cierre Wood for a loss of 2 yards.
2-12-BAMA45(9:44) Everett Golson passed to DaVaris Daniels for 28 yards.
1-10-BAMA17(9:14) Theo Riddick rushed for no gain.
2-10-BAMA17(8:30) Everett Golson passed to TJ Jones for 11 yards.
1-0-BAMA6(7:51) Touchdown. Everett Golson passed to Theo Riddick for 6 yards.
(7:51) Kyle Brindza made the extra point.
BAMA 42   ND 14,   Plays: 10   Yards: 75   Possession: 03:36.
 
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 7:51
1-1-ND35(7:51) Kyle Brindza kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Alabama Crimson Tide at 7:51
1-10-BAMA25(7:51) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-BAMA29(7:03) BAMA was penalized 5 yards.
2-11-BAMA24(6:54) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 4 yards.
3-7-BAMA28(6:10) AJ McCarron passed incomplete to Christion Jones.
4-7-BAMA28(6:04) Cody Mandell punted for 41 yards. Davonte' Neal returned a punt for 6 yards.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 6:04
1-10-ND37(5:54) D.J. Pettway sacked Everett Golson for a loss of 11 yards.
2-21-ND26(5:11) Theo Riddick rushed for 4 yards.
3-17-ND30(4:39) Everett Golson passed incomplete to DaVaris Daniels.
4-17-ND30(4:27) Ben Turk punted for 38 yards. Christion Jones made a faircatch.
Alabama Crimson Tide at 4:27
1-10-BAMA32(4:19) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-BAMA40(3:53) T.J. Yeldon rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-BAMA42(3:15) Kenyan Drake rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-BAMA48(2:45) Kenyan Drake rushed for 2 yards.
3-3-50(2:06) Kenyan Drake rushed for no gain.
4-3-50(1:15) Cody Mandell punted for 50 yards. Touchback
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 1:15
1-10-ND20(1:07) Cierre Wood rushed for no gain.
2-10-ND20(0:32) Cierre Wood rushed for 1 yard.