Thursday September 25th, 2014

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Syracuse Orange

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish will look to improve their record to 4-0 when they head to New Jersey to face the Syracuse Orange at MetLife Stadium in the Meadowlands. Syracuse enters the game at 2-1 after a loss last week to Maryland. 

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

How to watch

Details for Saturday's game are below: 

Kickoff: 8:00 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: ABC

Radio: For Notre Dame radio, click here. For Syracuse radio, click here

Season Recap

Syracuse

Week 4: Maryland 34, Syracuse 20

Syracuse lost 34-20 to Maryland to give the Orange their first loss of the season. Quarterback Terrel Hunt finished with 219 yards on 14-of-28 passing with one interception. He also gained 156 yards and two scores on the ground. Prince Tyson-Gulley added 156 yards on 23 carries. 

Week 3: Syracuse 40, Central Michigan 3

In its second game, Syracuse cruised to victory over Central Michigan. Hunt finished with 175 yards passing and one touchdown. The leading rusher was Adonis Ameen-Moore, who finished with 106 yards on nine carries. Syracuse finished with 464 yards of total offense. 

Week 2: Bye

Week 1: Syracuse 27, Villanova 26 (2OT)

Syracuse held off Villanova in a season-opening 27-26 double-overtime victory. A successful fourth-down fake field goal attempt allowed Riley Dixon to find Kendall Moore open in the end zone for the winning score. Quarterback Austin Wilson had an 11-of-17 passing, 89-yard debut after Hunt, the starter, was ejected for throwing a punch.

Notre Dame

Week 4: Bye

Week 3: Notre Dame 30, Purdue 14

Quarterback Everett Golson threw for 259 yards and two touchdowns; he added 56 rushing yards. The Irish defense held Purdue to 56 yards on the ground. 

Week 2: Notre Dame 31, Michigan 0

Golson finished with 226 yards and three touchdowns. The Notre Dame defense forced four turnovers and held Michigan to 289 total yards. 

Week 1: Notre Dame 48, Rice 17

Backed by Golson's 295 yards and two touchdowns on 14-of-22 passing, Notre Dame eased its way to a victory. Golson connected with receiver Will Fuller for a 75-yard scoring pass, Notre Dame's longest touchdown pass since 2010.

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