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1998 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Stats

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (17th of 112) ▪ Rank: 22nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Davie (9-3)

PS/G: 27.3 (44th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 20.7 (30th of 112)
SRS: 11.15 (26th of 112) ▪ SOS: 3.66 (35th of 112)

Bowl Game: Lost Gator Bowl 35-28 versus Georgia Tech

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 9.4 17.8 52.8 155.8 1.1 42.3 194.8 4.6 1.8
Defense 12 16.1 27.5 58.5 188.3 0.9 37.1 130.0 3.5 0.8
Difference -6.7 -9.7 -5.7 -32.5 +0.2 +5.2 +64.8 +1.1 +1.0

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Jarious Jackson 104 188 55.3 1740 9.3 9.2 13 6 149.5
2 Arnaz Battle 8 20 40.0 134 6.7 2.2 0 2 76.3
3 Eric Chappell 0 4 0.0 0 0.0 -22.5 0 2 -100.0
4 Autry Denson 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
5 Hunter Smith 1 1 100.0 -5 -5.0 -5.0 0 0 58.0

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Autry Denson 251 1176 4.7 15 6 81 13.5 0 257 1257 4.9 15
2 Jarious Jackson 113 441 3.9 3 113 441 3.9 3
3 Jamie Spencer 54 256 4.7 2 4 38 9.5 0 58 294 5.1 2
4 Joey Goodspeed 29 202 7.0 0 29 202 7.0 0
5 Tony Fisher 18 75 4.2 0 18 75 4.2 0
6 Arnaz Battle 13 53 4.1 0 13 53 4.1 0
7 Eric Chappell 9 45 5.0 0 9 45 5.0 0
8 Jason Murray 6 21 3.5 0 6 21 3.5 0
9 Darcey Levy 6 20 3.3 1 6 20 3.3 1
10 David Givens 4 26 6.5 1 4 26 6.5 1
11 Joey Getherall 2 6 3.0 0 13 197 15.2 1 15 203 13.5 1
12 Javin Hunter 1 15 15.0 0 1 15 15.0 0
13 Tony Driver 1 2 2.0 0 1 2 2.0 0
14 Malcolm Johnson 43 692 16.1 6 43 692 16.1 6
15 Jabari Holloway 15 262 17.5 2 15 262 17.5 2
16 Bobby Brown 13 286 22.0 1 13 286 22.0 1
17 Raki Nelson 11 217 19.7 2 11 217 19.7 2
18 Jay Johnson 4 69 17.3 0 4 69 17.3 0
19 Dan O'Leary 3 32 10.7 1 3 32 10.7 1
20 Jim Sanson 1 -5 -5.0 0 1 -5 -5.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Stats include bowl game
Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 A'Jani Sanders 3 29 9.7 1
2 Tony Driver 2 54 27.0 0
3 Bobbie Howard 2 100 50.0 1
4 Deke Cooper 1 34 34.0 0
5 Ty Goode 1 34 34.0 0
6 Benny Guilbeaux 1 0 0.0 0
7 Kory Minor 1 7 7.0 0
8 Brock Williams 1 3 3.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Tony Driver 23 512 22.3 0
2 Darcey Levy 7 163 23.3 0
3 Joey Getherall 4 43 10.8 0 20 157 7.9 0
4 David Givens 2 21 10.5 0
5 Joey Goodspeed 1 14 14.0 0
6 Johnathan Hebert 1 13 13.0 0
7 David Payne 1 0 0.0 0
8 Autry Denson 4 40 10.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Stats include bowl game
Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Jim Sanson 31 36 86.1 11 15 73.3 64
2 Hunter Smith 42 1750 41.7