Free safety Chinedum Ndukwe finished the game with a career high 22 tackles, which places third in the Notre Dame record books for most tackles in a single game. Linebacker Bob Crable holds the record, as he tallied 26 tackles in 1979 against Clemson.

Rhema McKnight had a record breaking day, too. He now has passed Tom Gatewood for the school record in career receptions; Rhema now has 158 career receptions.
He also passed Jim Seymour for the school record in single season receptions and is now tied with Jeff Samardzija; Rhema has 55 receptions this season.
Rhema is now tied for third place in career receiving touchdowns; he has 19 receiving touchdowns now.

Terrail Lambert had a huge 76-yard return off a blocked field goal, thanks to Trevor Laws. Notre Dame has been great this season by means of blocking kicks; Trevor Laws and Derek Landri are an awesome pair on the field goal block team. Obey the Laws.

This is a picture of the "Jolly Green Feet" decal that the Irish wore on their helmets to honor DB coach Bill Lewis's son, Gregg, who was killed in a helicopter training mission accident in 1988. The logo with the feet is a tribute to him because he was on his high school's track team, and was elected as a team captain his senior year.