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2009 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 21-17, .553 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -0.41 (8th of 12) ▪ SOS: -1.86 (8th of 12)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Notre Dame)
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Navy 10 4 .714 0 0 28.0 19.4 4.87 -2.63
Notre Dame 6 6 .500 0 0 30.1 25.9 6.49 3.65
Army 5 7 .417 0 0 15.3 21.9 -12.59 -6.59

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/8 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
Notre Dame 23 18         25   25 19            

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2009-12-31 Texas Bowl Navy 35 Missouri 13 Texas Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 289
2. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 56
3. Trent Steelman (Army) 54
4. Carson Williams (Army) 10
  Dayne Crist (Notre Dame) 10
6. Chip Bowden (Army) 9
7. Kriss Proctor* (Navy) 2

Pass Attempts

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 425
2. Trent Steelman (Army) 110
3. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 105
4. Chip Bowden (Army) 26
5. Carson Williams (Army) 24
6. Dayne Crist (Notre Dame) 20
7. Kriss Proctor* (Navy) 4

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 68.0

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 8.8

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 9.7

Passing Touchdowns

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 28
2. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 6
3. Trent Steelman (Army) 3

Passing Interceptions

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 4
2. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 3
3. Carson Williams (Army) 2
  Trent Steelman (Army) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 161.4

Rushing Yards

1. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 1203
2. Vince Murray* (Navy) 971
3. Trent Steelman (Army) 706
4. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 697
5. Patrick Mealy (Army) 673
6. Marcus Curry* (Navy) 585
7. Kingsley Ehie (Army) 473
8. Robert Hughes (Notre Dame) 416
9. Alexander Teich* (Navy) 376
10. Gee Gee Greene* (Navy) 253

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Patrick Mealy (Army) 6.1
2. Vince Murray* (Navy) 5.3
3. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 4.9
4. Robert Hughes (Notre Dame) 4.7
5. Kingsley Ehie (Army) 4.1
6. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 3.8
7. Trent Steelman (Army) 3.5

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Michael Floyd (Notre Dame) 18.1
2. Golden Tate (Notre Dame) 16.1
3. Alejandro Villanueva (Army) 15.4
4. Kyle Rudolph (Notre Dame) 11.0
5. Duval Kamara (Notre Dame) 9.5
6. Robby Parris (Notre Dame) 9.1
7. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 7.7
8. Damion Hunter (Army) 6.2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 315
2. Trent Steelman (Army) 203
3. Vince Murray* (Navy) 185
4. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 170
5. Golden Tate (Notre Dame) 118
6. Kingsley Ehie (Army) 114
7. Patrick Mealy (Army) 112
8. Robert Hughes (Notre Dame) 107
9. Marcus Curry* (Navy) 90
10. Alexander Teich* (Navy) 72

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Golden Tate (Notre Dame) 1682
2. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 1203
3. Vince Murray* (Navy) 1002
4. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 913
5. Marcus Curry* (Navy) 872
6. Michael Floyd (Notre Dame) 803
7. Patrick Mealy (Army) 714
8. Trent Steelman (Army) 707
9. Robert Hughes (Notre Dame) 609
10. Alejandro Villanueva (Army) 522

Total Yards

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 3627
2. Ricky Dobbs* (Navy) 2234
3. Trent Steelman (Army) 1343
4. Vince Murray* (Navy) 971
5. Armando Allen (Notre Dame) 702
6. Patrick Mealy (Army) 673
7. Marcus Curry* (Navy) 585
8. Kingsley Ehie (Army) 473
9. Robert Hughes (Notre Dame) 416
10. Alexander Teich* (Navy) 376

Total Yards Per Play

1. Jimmy Clausen (Notre Dame) 7.5

Extra Point Attempts

1. Joe Buckley* (Navy) 44
2. Nick Tausch (Notre Dame) 30
3. Alex Carlton (Army) 13
4. David Ruffer (Notre Dame) 10
5. Jon Teague* (Navy) 5
6. Matthew Campbell (Army) 3

Extra Points Made

1. Joe Buckley* (Navy) 44
2. Nick Tausch (Notre Dame) 27
3. Alex Carlton (Army) 13
4. David Ruffer (Notre Dame) 9
5. Jon Teague* (Navy) 5

Field Goal Attempts

1. Alex Carlton (Army) 24
2. Nick Tausch (Notre Dame) 17
3. Joe Buckley* (Navy) 13
4. David Ruffer (Notre Dame) 5
5. Jon Teague* (Navy) 2

Field Goals Made

1. Alex Carlton (Army) 18
2. Nick Tausch (Notre Dame) 14
3. Joe Buckley* (Navy) 10
4. David Ruffer (Notre Dame) 5

Punting Yards

1. Jonathan Bulls (Army) 2819
2. Kyle Delahooke* (Navy) 2327
3. Ben Turk (Notre Dame) 994
4. Eric Maust (Notre Dame) 681

Kickoff Return Yards

1. Theo Riddick (Notre Dame) 849
2. Damion Hunter (Army) 818
3. Gee Gee Greene* (Navy) 607
4. Barry Gallup Jr. (Notre Dame) 163
  Barry Gallup, Jr. (Notre Dame) 163
6. Alexander Teich* (Navy) 138
7. Bo Snelson* (Navy) 63
8. Golden Tate (Notre Dame) 62
9. Patrick Mealy (Army) 47
10. Jacob Bohn (Army) 24

Interception Return Yards

1. Donovan Travis (Army) 109
2. Kyle McCarthy (Notre Dame) 90
3. Wyatt Middleton* (Navy) 69
4. Ram Vela* (Navy) 64
5. Emmett Merchant* (Navy) 61
6. Andrew Rodriguez (Army) 36
7. Gary Gray (Notre Dame) 30
8. Steve Erzinger (Army) 26
  Josh Jackson (Army) 26
10. Ross Pospisil* (Navy) 10
  Brian Smith (Notre Dame) 10

Fumbles Forced

1. Josh McNary (Army) 2
  Sergio Brown (Notre Dame) 2