#1 Notre Dame vs #3 West Virginia
January 2, 1989 2:44pm at Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ

Notre Dame
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5924532422314.1
Rice13750750315.8
Green13621610144.7
Brooks11361350103.2
A. Johnson520020194.0
R. Culver420020195.0
Banks512012042.4
Belles310010053.3
Watters3615051.7
Eilers1202022.0
Mihalko1202022.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals37141331081182.9
Anthony "A.B." Brown11490490174.5
Rico Tyler22102101810.5
Craig Taylor612012032.0
Major Harris134231110130.8
Eugene Napoleon3927092.3
Undra Johnson1505055.0
Reggie Rembert1303133.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals71112132570
Rice71112132570
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals143021741363
Major Harris132611661363
Greg Jones1418080
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals721325730.4
D. Brown27004735.0
Watters15705757.0
Green13503535.0
Ismail12912929.0
A. Johnson11901919.0
Jacobs13133.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1417413612.4
Grantis Bell44411711.0
Reggie Rembert24003620.0
Craig Taylor33401611.3
Keith Winn33101510.3
Anthony "A.B." Brown11701717.0
Rico Tyler18088.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals414736.848
Sexton414736.848
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals731645.157
Lance Carion731645.157
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals3281923625100
Watters32819      
Ismail   23625   
Terrell      100
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals1111171312411414
Grantis Bell11111      
Eugene Napoleon   610722   
Tim Williams   12424   
Willie Edwards      11414
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals24221336280519
Green6135   96
Watters557 28 90
Rice75    75
D. Brown 70   70
Ismail 2936  65
A. Johnson2019   39
Brooks35    35
R. Culver20    20
Banks12    12
Belles10    10
Jacobs 3   3
Eilers2    2
Mihalko2    2
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1081741311114438
Eugene Napoleon7 107  114
Anthony "A.B." Brown4917   66
Grantis Bell 44 11 55
Craig Taylor1234   46
Reggie Rembert340   43
Keith Winn 31   31
Rico Tyler218   29
Tim Williams  24  24
Willie Edwards    1414
Major Harris11    11
Undra Johnson5    5
 Notre DameWest Virginia
First Downs1919
 Rushing134
 Passing610
 Penalty05
NET YARDS RUSHING242108
 Rushing Attempts5937
 Average Per Rush4.12.9
 Rushing Touchdowns21
 Yards Gained Rushing245141
 Yards Lost Rushing333
NET YARDS PASSING213174
 Completions-Attempts-Int7-11-114-30-1
 Average Per Attempt19.45.8
 Average Per Completion30.412.4
 Passing Touchdowns21
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS455282
 Total Offense Plays7067
 Average Gain Per Play6.54.2
Fumbles: Number-Lost2-00-0
Penalties: Number-Yards11-1023-38
PUNTS-YARDS4-1477-316
 Average Yards Per Punt36.845.1
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-28-02-35-0
 Average Per Return9.317.5
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-36-06-107-0
 Average Per Return18.017.8
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-0-01-14-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards00
Possession Time36:4323:17
Third Down Conversions8 of 154 of 14
Fourth Down Conversions1 of 11 of 1
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards3-280-0
Notre Dame
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals544583.0283.0280101040
 Lyght606         1 
 Grimm516           
 Smagala505         2 
 Streeter505         1 
 Gordon505           
 Pritchett325           
 Zorich404           
 Stams3032.0222.022       
 Dahl213           
 Terrell202       10  
 Kowalkowski202           
 Bohcar202           
 Southall101           
 Stonebreaker101           
 Williams1011.061.06       
 Smalls101           
 Ale101           
 Jones101           
 Ismail101           
 Flannery101           
 Banks101     10    
 Alm101           
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals65368 0 000011400
93Dale Jackson707           
49Chris Haering606           
45Robert Pickett606           
22Bo Orlando505           
87Renaldo Turnbull505           
25Lawrence Drumgoole505           
73Scott Summits505           
61Mike Fox404           
66Theron Ellis404           
3Alvoid Mays404           
94Chris Parker404           
3Ron Weaver213           
99Basil Proctor202           
5Preston Waters202           
47Willie Edwards202       114  
95Pat Marlatt112           
81Keith Winn112           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
110:25ND - Hacket 45 yd FG, 7-37 3:000-3
14:34ND - A. Johnson 1 yd rush TD (Rush by Graham Fail), 10-61 4:200-9
29:41ND - R. Culver 5 yd rush TD (Kick by Ho Good), 11-84 5:070-16
26:18WVU - Charlie Baumann 29 yd FG, 11-52 3:233-16
21:48ND - Ismail 29 yd TD pass from Rice (Kick by Ho Good), 8-63 4:303-23
20:00WVU - Charlie Baumann 31 yd FG, 9-69 1:486-23
35:34ND - Ho 32 yd FG, 7-50 3:356-26
33:32WVU - Grantis Bell 17 yd TD pass from Major Harris (Kick by Charlie Baumann Good), 7-74 2:0213-26
413:05ND - Jacobs 3 yd rush TD (Rush by Rice Good), 7-80 3:0713-34
41:14WVU - Reggie Rembert 3 yd rush TD (Pass by Reggie Rembert Good), 11-59 2:5721-34
Attendance: 74,911
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Notre Dame9143834
West Virginia067821
Start Time: 2:44pm
Temperature: 55 • Wind: W 5mph • Weather: Cloudy, light rain, 26% humidity
Notre Dame
West Virginia
Ale, Zorich, Southall, Alm, A. Johnson, Brooks, Rice, Green, Watters, R. Culver, Eilers, Belles, Mihalko, D. Brown, Jacobs, Sexton, Ho, Hacket, Williams, Terrell, Banks, Bohcar, Dahl, Flannery, Grimm, Gordon, Ismail, Jones, Kowalkowski, Lyght, Pritchett, Ryan, Smagala, Smalls, Stams, Stonebreaker, Streeter, Graham
Reggie Rembert, 1-Grantis Bell, 3-Alvoid Mays, 3-Ron Weaver, 5-Preston Waters, 8-Charlie Baumann, 9-Major Harris, 14-Greg Jones, 18-Lance Carion, 20-Craig Taylor, 22-Bo Orlando, 24-Tim Williams, 25-Lawrence Drumgoole, 28-Anthony "A.B." Brown, 29-Rico Tyler, 33-Eugene Napoleon, 34-Undra Johnson, 45-Robert Pickett, 47-Willie Edwards, 49-Chris Haering, 61-Mike Fox, 66-Theron Ellis, 73-Scott Summits, 81-Keith Winn, 87-Renaldo Turnbull, 93-Dale Jackson, 94-Chris Parker, 95-Pat Marlatt, 99-Basil Proctor