Matchup: ND-Syracuse-SAT1117

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ON THIS POST:

  • Notre Dame-Syracuse history

  • All-time series numbers

  • Quarterback comparison

  • Matchup, national rankings

  • Notable numbers


Notre Dame Fighting Irish

vs. Syracuse Orange

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2:30 pm ET, NBC

Yankee Stadium, Bronx, N.Y.

ND favored by 10½; O/U 65½

  • #3 Notre Dame 10-0

    #12 Syracuse 8-2, 5-2 ACC

  • All-time series: ND leads 5-3

ALL-TIME MEETINGS
YEAR RESULT SITE
2016 Irish 50-33 East Rutherford, N.J.
2014 Irish 31-15 East Rutherford, N.J.
2008 Orange 24-23 South Bend, Ind.
2005 Irish 34-10 South Bend, Ind.
2003 Orange 38-12 Syracuse, N.Y.
1963 Orange 14-7 Bronx, N.Y.
1961 Irish 17-15 South Bend, Ind.
1914 Irish 20-0 Syracuse, N.Y.

7-1

Syracuse record in games

played at Yankee Stadium

including 4 straight wins,

Last game: 38-14 win vs. West Va. in 2012

16-6-3

Notre Dame’s record

at Yankee Stadium

Last game: 27-3 win vs Army in 2010

78: Games ND has played at baseball stadiums

56-13-7: ND record in those games

LAST 5 IRISH GAMES IN BASEBALL PARKS
YR VENUE ST OPP RES
2015 Fenway Park MA Navy W 22-7
2010 Yankee Stadium NY Navy W 58-27
2004 Chase Field ARI Ore. St. L 38-21
1993 Veterans Stadium PHI Army W 27-3
1998 Memorial Stadium BAL B.C. W 16-13

9

Times Notre Dame has

opened a season 10-0

5

National championships won

by Irish teams starting 10-0:

1924, 1930, 1949, 1973,1988


ODDS & ENDS

6-3-1

Notre Dame record against

the spread in 2018;

Syracuse is 6-2-1 ATS

6-4

Notre Dame over/under mark;

Syracuse is 5-4 on OU

ODDS & ENDS
MONEYLINE TOTAL: 65.5 SPREAD
SYRA +320 Over: -110 +10.5
ND -380 Under: -110 -10.5

3

Syracuse’s rank in FBS

over 2017-18 seasons

in third-down defense

THIRD-DOWN DEFENSE
IN FBS 2017-18
RK TEAM CONV ATT PCT
1 Michigan 84 311 .270
2 Clemson 108 381 .283
3 Syracuse 90 313 .288
4 Miss. St. 93 310 .300
5 Wash. St. 94 308 .305

14

Syracuse ranks 6th in nation

in interceptions and has 1 in

every game this season

HOW TEAMS MATCH UP
IRISH ORANGE
NO RK CATEGORY NO RK
453.7 27 Total offense 482.2 14
199.4 42 Rushing offense 216.1 27
25.43 45 Passing offense 266.1 36
34.5 29 Scoring offense 44.4 7
330.1 24 Total defense 430.3 97
138.9 41 Rushing defense 169.0 69
191.2 29 Passing defense 261.3 108
18.7 15 Scoring defense 27.6 71
0.20 49 Turnover margin 1.30 4
.452 23 3rd down conv. % .399 61
.684 16 4th down conv. % .563 53
.375 52 3rd down def % .262 5
.478 52 4th down def % .500 56
.884 28 Red zone offense .889 26
.786 32 Red zone defense .806 44
37.95 56 Net punting 40.52 16
10.38 49 Punt returns 15.50 11
21.23 49 Kickoff returns 18.74 95
241 25 1st downs offense 238 27
193 23 1st downs defense 200 57
5.0 23 Penalties PG 7.00 90
45.30 25 Penalty YPG 54.30 62
29:16 82 Tme of possession 30:03 66

3

Eric Dungey 1 among active FBS

QBs with 8,000 yards passing

and 1,000 yards rushing

8,000 / 1,000 CLUB
PASS RUSH PLAYER SCHOOL
9,240 1,519 Trace McSorley Penn St.
8,665 1,929 Eric Dungey Syracuse
8,329 1,056 Mckenzie Milton UCF

6

Dungey career 100-yard rushing games, 2nd on Orange all-time list

8: Bill Hurley, 1975-79

9

Ian Book 6 consecutive wins

from his debut as starter

is 1off 8th spot in Irish history

12: Tony Rice, 1988-89

11: Tom Clements, 1993

9: Joe Montana, 1977

9: Joe Theismann, 1970

9: John Huarte, 1964

8: Terry Hanratty, 1966

7: Kevin McDougal, 1993

QUARTERBACK COMPARISON
Notre Dame: Ian Book
Syracuse: Eric Dungey
BOOK CATEGORY DUNGEY
7 GAMES 10
152 COMP 183
204 ATT 305
74.5 PCT 60
1,824 YDS 2,193
8.9 YD/A 7.1
12.0 YD/C 12.0
260.5 YD/G 219.3
15 TD 14
4 INT 5
65 RUSH 147
218 YARDS 690
4 RUSH TD 12

ON THIS DATE

10-4

Notre Dame record in games played on Nov. 17; won 38-0 vs. Wake Forest last time in 2012

10-8

Syracuse record in games played on Nov 17; won 31-27 vs. Missouri in 2012


Source: ncaa.org; vsin.com; und.com; cuse.com