Notre Dame Vs Alabama National Championship Simulated 1st Half

Notre Dame Vs Alabama 1st Quarter

Alabama wins the coin toss and wants to play Offense first.

These are two teams that have had fantastic semifinal games to get here.

Notre Dame defeating Stanford by a field goal and Alabama defeating Kansas State by a touchdown.

Both teams’ defenses had to stop a potential game changing drive by their opponents in each semifinal game.

Notre Dame will kick off first and we will see Alabama with the ball first.

Alabama drives the ball to mid field on the opening drive and is in a 3rd and long situation.

Alabama converts and scores 3 plays later.

Notre Dame 0; Alabama 6.

PAT is good.

Notre Dame 0; Alabama 7.

Notre Dame receives the kick at the 10 and returns it to the 30.

Notre Dame is faced with a 3rd and long 3 consecutive times but converts every single time ending their drive with a touchdown.

Alabama is playing lights out football but still can’t stop Notre Dame.

Notre Dame 6; Alabama 7.

PAT is good.

Notre Dame 7; Alabama 7.

Notre Dame and Alabama are both forced to punt on the next two drives.

Alabama misses a field goal.

Each team does score again before the end of the 1st quarter and the quarter ends with Notre Dame on offense with the ball at Alabama’s 30 yard line.

End of 1st Quarter.

Notre Dame 14; Alabama 14.

 

Notre Dame Vs Alabama 2nd Quarter

Continuing with the same momentum from the 1st quarter Notre Dame scores with over 10 minutes to play in the first half but misses the PAT.

Notre Dame 20; Alabama 14.

On their ensuing possession Alabama drives the length of the field. A touchdown would put the Crimson Tide in the lead before the half.

The drive stalls at the 26 yard line.

A 43 yard field goal is attempted and missed.

Notre Dame 20; Alabama 14.

With less than a minute before the half Notre Dame scores again but the Irish have to settle for a field goal when the play is called back for un-sportsmanlike conduct

Leading by 9 Notre Dame seems to be losing their cool as a sideline warning is called.

The Irish leave the Crimson Tide scoreless in the 2nd quarter.

Halftime. Notre Dame 23; Alabama 14.

Tune in tomorrow for the 2nd half of the Notre Dame Vs Alabama National Championship Simulated game.

 

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