켈리의 승리는 파이팅 아이리쉬 소속으로 그의 경력 106번째 우승이었습니다.. Rockne은 그 이후로 기록을 보유하고 있었습니다. 1930.
노틀담이 위스콘신을 제쳤다. 31-3 in the fourth quarter to pull away for a 41-13 승리, and players celebrated by giving Kelly a Gatorade bath.
Chris Tyree returned a kickoff 96 yards for a touchdown, and Notre Dame returned two interceptions of Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz for TDs.
Notre Dame QB Jack Coan went 15-for-29 with a touchdown pass, and his replacement, Drew Pyne, was 6-for-8 with a touchdown pass. Kevin Austin Jr. caught both scores, finishing with six catches for 76 야드.
Kelly talked to 폭스 스포츠’ Tom Rinaldi about the possibility of passing Rockne and what it meant to him before the game. Kelly said he didn’t know how many wins he had until last season. He said his place in Notre Dame history as of now is the guy who’s won the most games but has yet to bring home a national championship.
Wisconsin dropped to 1-2 시즌에. Mertz was 18-for-41 passing for 240 야드, his first touchdown pass since November and four interceptions.
Notre Dame meets Cincinnati next week in a game between two teams seeking spots in the College Football Playoff. Wisconsin plays Michigan.