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Crimson Tide Down Notre Dame 42-14 - Match Report

  • Notre Dame was unable to contain Eddie Lacy on Monday and the result was a 42-14 BCS Championship Game loss against the Crimson Tide.
  • Bettors who backed the Crimson Tide were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 40.5.
  • AJ McCarron completed 20 of 28 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
  • Theo Riddick rushed for 37 yards for Notre Dame, while Cierre Wood added 2 yards. Everett Golson threw for 270 yards for the Fighting Irish, while receivers DaVaris Daniels and TJ Jones had 115 and 90 yards respectively.
  • Notre Dame lost the offensive yardage battle to Alabama 529-302 yards in Monday's game. Alabama had more first downs as that total ended up 28-16.
  • The time of possession battle favored Alabama as their offense was on the field for 38:13, longer than the 21:47 of their opponents.