Snaps & Statistics

An in-depth description of how the Irish operated on offense against Oklahoma, including a numbers breakdown of the pistol, empty set, offset, and under center formations. Also, a look at the disparity in snaps among key personnel on defense.

What You Need to Know

Total snaps on offense: 54

***George Atkinson's 80-yard run and Niklas' 30-yard touchdown reception were both run out of the pistol.

***Tommy Rees went 3-of-15 from the empty, including two interceptions. He completed passes of 13, 14 and 13 yards.

***Tarean Folson's 36-yard run and Rees' 6-yard touchdown completion to T.J. Jones were run with a running back offset. The second interception of the day was also from offset.

PISTOL: 24

Net Gain: 197

Empty: 15

Net Gain: 40

Offset: 15

Net Gain: 87

Under center: 0

Defensive Personnel (Snaps)

The following numbers were tracked up until 5:39 remaining in the 4th quarter, which excludes Oklahoma's last offensive drive.

-- Elijah Shumate: 40

-- Austin Collinsworth: 38

-- Matthias Farley: 33

-- Jarrett Grace: 44

-- Carlo Calabrese: 36

-- Dan Fox: 21

-- Jaylon Smith: 40

-- Ben Councell: 13

-- Cole Luke: 4

-- Devin Butler: 2

-- Lo Wood: 0

In Case You Were Wondering

Net yards rushing: 220

Average per rush: 7.6

Net yards passing: 104

Average per completion: 11.6, average per attempt: 4.2

Total yards on offense: 324

--- On the ground: Atkinson: 14 times for 148 yards; Carlisle: 3 times for 13 yards; McDaniel: 3 times for 12 yards; Folston: 2 times for 43 yards

--- Andrew Hendrix rushed five times for 18 yards gained and 8 yards lost.

--- Through the air: Jones: 4 for 42 and one touchdown; Niklas: 2 for 43 and one touchdown; Daniels 1 for 13; Fuller: 1 for 11

1st Drive

Offset (Carlisle): Incomplete to Daniels

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 3

Empty: Pick-6

2nd Drive

Offset (McDaniel): Interception

3rd Drive

Offset (Atkinson): Complete to Atkinson for loss of 5

Pistol (Carlisle): Gain of 10

Empty: Pass interference on Daniels

Empty: Incomplete to Niklas

4th Drive

Pistol (Carlisle): Play action to Fuller for gain of 11

Offset (Atkinson): Gain of 7

Offset (McDaniel): Gain of 8

Pistol (Carlisle): Gain of 1

Pistol (Carlisle): Incomplete to Jones

Empty: Complete to Jones for gain of 13

Offset (Atkinson): Gain of 1

Offset (Folston): Gain of 36

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 1

Offset (McDaniel): Complete to Jones for a 6-yard TD

5th Drive

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 3

Pistol (McDaniel): Gain of 3

Empty: Complete to Jones for gain of 14

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 8

Pistol: Hendrix with the keeper for a gain of 6

Pistol (McDaniel): Gain of 1

Pistol (Folston): Gain of 8 Pistol: Hendrix with the keeper, fumble, loss of 8

6th Drive

Offset (Folston): Incomplete to Folston

Offset (Atkinson): Gain of 9

Offset (McDaniel): Hendrix with the keeper for gain of 5

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 7

Offset (Carlisle): Complete to Niklas for gain of 13

Offset: Hendrix with the keeper for gain of 5

Offset (McDaniel): Incomplete to Daniels

Empty: Interception

7th Drive

Pistol (Atkinson): 80-yard TD run

8th Drive

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 3

Offset (McDaniel): Rees sacked

Empty: Incomplete to Fuller

9th Drive

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 9

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 14

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 2

Pistol (Carlisle): Gain of 2

Empty: Complete to Daniels for gain of 13

Pistol (Atkinson): Gain of 5

Pistol (Atkinson): Play action to Niklas for 30-yard TD

10th Drive

Pistol (Jones): Complete to Jones for gain of 9

Pistol (Atkinson): Loss of 2

Empty: Incomplete to Niklas

11th Drive

Empty: Incomplete to Niklas

Empty: Incomplete (batted down)

Empty: Incomplete to Jones

12th Drive

Empty: Incomplete to Fuller

Empty: Incomplete to Niklas

Empty: Incomplete to Brown


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