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Saturday, October 13, 2012

Notre Dame beats Stanford in overtime thriller

Notre Dame wide receiver TJ Jones, center, celebrates after scoring what proved to be the game-winning touchdown in overtime during a NCAA college football game against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame wide receiver TJ Jones, center, celebrates after scoring what proved to be the game-winning touchdown in overtime during a NCAA college football game against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o (5) tries to stop Stanford running back Stepfan Taylor (33) by the jersey during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o (5) tries to stop Stanford running back Stepfan Taylor (33) by the jersey during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Hosts Desmond Howard, Chris Fowler, Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit are seen during a broadcast of ESPN's "College GameDay" on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Hosts Desmond Howard, Chris Fowler, Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit are seen during a broadcast of ESPN’s “College GameDay” on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Kirk Herbstreit, right, and Lee Corso share a laugh during a broadcast of ESPN's "College GameDay" on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Kirk Herbstreit, right, and Lee Corso share a laugh during a broadcast of ESPN’s “College GameDay” on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

The ball lands just out of reach of Notre Dame wide receiver DaVaris Daniels in front of Stanford cornerback Alex Carter during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

The ball lands just out of reach of Notre Dame wide receiver DaVaris Daniels in front of Stanford cornerback Alex Carter during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson (5) is tackled by Stanford defenders during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson (5) is tackled by Stanford defenders during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame cornerback Bennett Jackson (2) picks off a pass near the end zone from Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes intended for tight end Brandon Gottfried, right, during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame cornerback Bennett Jackson (2) picks off a pass near the end zone from Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes intended for tight end Brandon Gottfried, right, during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly yells to quarterback Everett Golson during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly yells to quarterback Everett Golson during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame safety Matthias Farley (41) returns an interception during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame safety Matthias Farley (41) returns an interception during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson drops back to throw during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson drops back to throw during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame running back Theo Riddick (6) tries to evade Stanford safety Devon Carrington during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame running back Theo Riddick (6) tries to evade Stanford safety Devon Carrington during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Stanford linebacker Chase Thomas tackles Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. Golson sustained a head injury on the play and was out the remainder of the game. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Stanford linebacker Chase Thomas tackles Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. Golson sustained a head injury on the play and was out the remainder of the game. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson celebrates after throwing a touchdown to tight end Tyler Eifert during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson celebrates after throwing a touchdown to tight end Tyler Eifert during a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Students rush the field after 20-13 win against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

Students rush the field after 20-13 win against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

The Notre Dame Leprechaun rushes the field after 20-13 win against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

The Notre Dame Leprechaun rushes the field after 20-13 win against Stanford on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Notre Dame. (James Brosher/South Bend Tribune)

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