By the numbers…ND vs. Wake Forest

Running backs C.J. Prosise and Josh Adams are racking up huge rushing stats. Between them, they’ve gained 1,387 yards in nine games and average nearly seven yards per carry.

19—Most points scored by Wake Forest this season in six ACC games.

7—Consecutive field goals made by Notre Dame’s Justin Yoon, dating back to his last miss in the second game of the season against Virginia. 

30.4—Percentage of three-and-outs forced by the Notre Dame defense this season, which ranks 10th nationally.

3—Games to start the 2015 season that the Notre Dame defense failed to come up with an interception.

6—Games in a row Notre Dame’s defense has intercepted a pass.

48—Games in a row played by fifth-year senior/captain Matthias Farley.

36—Points accounted for by DeShone Kizer in Notre Dame’s 42-30 victory over Pittsburgh in Heinz Field. Kizer threw five touchdown passes and rushed for another score. It’s the most points accounted for by a Notre Dame player on the road in its history.

28—Receiving touchdowns by junior Will Fuller, which is nine shy of the school record set by Michael Floyd (2008-11).

1—Touchdowns scored by Irish tight ends this season. Durham Smythe – who is out for the season due to injury – scored on a fake field goal against Virginia in the second game of the season.

147—Yards rushing by Josh Adams at Pittsburgh last week, which was one yard short of the Notre Dame single-game record by a freshman. Jerome Heavens rushed for 148 against Georgia Tech in 1975.

6.8—Average per carry between C.J. Prosise (148-for-975) and Josh Adam (54-for-412) through nine games.

24—Touchdowns scored by C.J. Prosise and Will Fuller in 2015. Each has a team-leading 12.

2—Number of quarterbacks Wake Forest is likely to play against Notre Dame, even when the game is in doubt, with John Wolford and Kendall Hinton both expected to contribute. It’s the first time since the Texas game when Tyrone Swoopes and Jerrod Heard both played that Notre Dame will face two quarterbacks in the first half.

320—Career punts by Wake Forest’s Alex Kinal, which is just three short of the NCAA record set by Cal’s Nick Harris (1997-2000).

13,326—Career yards punting by Wake Forest’s Alex Kinal, which is just 296 yards shy of the NCAA record, also held by Cal’s Harris.


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