STANFORD, Calif. (AP) When Notre Dame needed a spark to get going late in the first half, the special teams delivered.
Isaiah Foskey's blocked punt set up Ian Book's second of four touchdown passes and No. 15 Notre Dame reached double-digit wins for the third straight season by beating Stanford 45-24 on Saturday.
"It started with the punt block," coach Brian Kelly said. "From there we got some momentum and started to settle down a bit offensively."