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1980 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (17th of 138) ▪ Rank: 9th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dan Devine (9-2-1)

PS/G: 20.7 (69th of 138) ▪ PA/G: 10.7 (4th of 138)
SRS: 18.29 (13th of 138) ▪ SOS: 8.71 (13th of 138)

Bowl Game: Lost Sugar Bowl 17-10 versus Georgia

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
11 7 8 8 7 7 5 4 3 1 6 2 2 2 7 9

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 6, 1980 Sat (11) Notre Dame (9) Purdue Big Ten W 31 10 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 20, 1980 Sat (8) Notre Dame (14) Michigan Big Ten W 29 27 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 4, 1980 Sat (7) Notre Dame @ Michigan State Big Ten W 26 21 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 11, 1980 Sat (7) Notre Dame (13) Miami (FL) Ind W 32 14 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 18, 1980 Sat (5) Notre Dame Army Ind W 30 3 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 25, 1980 Sat (4) Notre Dame @ Arizona Pac-10 W 20 3 6 0 0 W 6
7 Nov 1, 1980 Sat (3) Notre Dame N Navy Ind W 33 0 7 0 0 W 7 East Rutherford, NJ
8 Nov 8, 1980 Sat (1) Notre Dame @ Georgia Tech Ind T 3 3 7 0 1 T 1
9 Nov 15, 1980 Sat (6) Notre Dame @ (5) Alabama SEC W 7 0 8 0 1 W 1 Birmingham, AL
10 Nov 22, 1980 Sat (2) Notre Dame Air Force WAC W 24 10 9 0 1 W 2
11 Dec 6, 1980 Sat (2) Notre Dame @ (17) Southern California Pac-10 L 3 20 9 1 1 L 1
12 Jan 1, 1981 Thu (7) Notre Dame N (1) Georgia SEC L 10 17 9 2 1 L 2 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)