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Notre Dame Defeats Navy 44-22 - Recap

Ian Book threw for 330 yards to lead the Fighting Irish over Navy 44-22 on Saturday in Week 9 action at SDCCU Stadium.

Even though Notre Dame won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of -22.0. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 57.0.

Ian Book completed 27 of 33 pass attempts for 330 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win.

Malcolm Perry rushed for 133 yards for Navy, while Mike Martin added 56 yards. Garret Lewis threw for 52 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Mychal Cooper and Malcolm Perry had 34 and 18 yards respectively.

Notre Dame outgained Navy 584-344 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-14 by the Fighting Irish.

Notre Dame led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:57-28:03 split in that important category.

Next game, Notre Dame takes its act on the road to face Northwestern looking for another win. For Navy, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.