Notre Dame scored the only points in the third quarter to extend its lead over Boston College to 21-3 after three quarters.
Everett Golson completed a 18-yard pass to John Goodman for Notre Dame`s third touchdown of the game to put the Irish ahead 21-3 over Boston College with 10:44 remaining in the third quarter. Golson`s completion concluded a 9-play, 65-yard drive by the Irish.
Golson is 16-of-22 passing for 200 yards and two touchdowns through three quarters versus Boston College. Golson has also rushed nine times for 36 yards and one touchdown on the ground. Theo Riddick leads Notre Dame`s rushing attack with 11 carries for 66 yards.
The Notre Dame offense has accumulated 345 yards of total offense through three quarters and are a near perfect 10-of-11 on third down.
The Irish defense has held Boston College to just three points and 47 yards rushing on 14 carries through three quarters.