Adding up the numbers: Notre Dame vs. Connecticut
| Sunday, November 22, 2009
10: Number of November losses during the Charlie Weis era at Notre Dame. Weis is 10-10 in the season’s final month in five seasons.
9: Number of Notre Dame games decided by seven points or loss, the most in college football. The Irish are 4-5 in those contests.
3: Number of Notre Dame field goals 0in the red zone. The Irish scored on all six red zone possessions but managed only three touchdowns.
4: Number of games in which both Michael Floyd and Golden Tate recorded 100 yards receiving. The Irish are 0-4 in those games.
169: Number of yards the Irish offense amassed in the first quarter. Notre Dame also gained 163 yards in the third and totaled 452 total.
49: Number of consecutive starts by senior right tackle Sam Young, who broke Notre Dame’s all-time record by starting Saturday.
727: Number of kickoff return yards for freshman Theo Riddick this season, a school record. He returned three kicks for 68 yards Saturday.
8: Number of 100-yard receiving games for Golden Tate this season, which ties a school record. He has 14 for his career, also a school record.