State of the Irish - Oklahoma

Andrew Bartolini ('13) - Oct 29, 2012, 9:12 AM EDT

We are back … back to playing like a champion everyday. Last week I said Notre Dame was finally going to be on the pedestal that the Irish faithful have yearned for over the past decade. On Saturday that pedestal was prepared as the crowd in Norman was electric, the stadium was striped in crimson and cream and an Oklahoma Memorial Stadium attendance record was set (the stadium was actually roughly 4,000 people over capacity).

The Irish not only survived in the spotlight, they thrived. Led by the #5 duo of Everett Golson and Manti Te’o, the Notre Dame offense and defense settled into the game atmosphere and then began to impose their presence on the Oklahoma Sooners.

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