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1994 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
Fiesta Bowl, L 24–41 vs. Colorado
ConferenceIndependent
1994 record6–5–1
Head coachLou Holtz (9th season)
Defensive coordinatorBob Davie
CaptainLee Becton
CaptainJustin Goheen
CaptainBrian Hamilton
CaptainRyan Leahy
Home stadiumNotre Dame Stadium (c. 59,075, grass)
Seasons
← 1993
1995 →
Template:1994 Division I-A independents football standings

The 1994 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame in the 1994 NCAA Division I-A football season.[1] The team was coached by Lou Holtz and played its home games at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana.

RivalriesEdit

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 38:00 p.m.at NorthwesternNo. 3ABCW 42–1566,946
September 102:30 p.m.No. 6 MichiganNo. 3NBCL 24–2659,075
September 173:30 p.m.at Michigan StateNo. 8ABCW 21–2074,183
September 242:30 p.m.PurdueNo. 9
NBCW 39–2159,075
October 12:30 p.m.StanfordNo. 8
NBCW 34–1559,075
October 812:00 p.m.at Boston CollegeNo. 8ABCL 11–3044,500
October 152:30 p.m.No. 25 BYUNo. 17
  • Notre Dame Stadium
  • South Bend, IN
NBCL 14–2159,075
October 292:30 p.m.Navy
  • Notre Dame Stadium
  • South Bend, IN (rivalry)
NBCW 58–2159,075
November 1212:00 p.m.vs. No. 8 Florida StateABCL 16–2372,868
November 191:30 p.m.Air Force
  • Notre Dame Stadium
  • South Bend, IN
NBCW 42–3059,075
November 268:00 p.m.at No. 17 USCABCT 17–1790,217
January 2, 19954:30 p.m.vs. No. 4 ColoradoNBCL 24–4173,968

RosterEdit

1994 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TE 98 Chryplewicz, PetePete Chryplewicz Jr
FB 44 Edwards, MarcMarc Edwards So
RB 31 Farmer, RobertRobert Farmer So
WR 1 Mayes, DerrickDerrick Mayes Jr
QB 3 Powlus, RonRon Powlus So
RB 34 Zellars, RayRay Zellars Sr
C 77 Zeigler, DustyDusty Zeigler Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 13 Berry, BertrandBertrand Berry So
LB 6 Cobbins, LyronLyron Cobbins So
DT 93 Grasmanis, PaulPaul Grasmanis Jr
CB 15 Rossum, AllenAllen Rossum Fr
CB 21 Taylor, BobbyBobby Taylor Jr
CB 22 Wooden, ShawnShawn Wooden Jr
DE 48 Wynn, RenaldoRenaldo Wynn Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

Game summariesEdit

NorthwesternEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
36–7–2 1993 W 27–12


MichiganEdit

Michigan at Notre Dame
by Quarter1234 Total
No. 6 Wolverines 7 3 10 6 26
No. 3 Fighting Irish 10 0 7 7 24
Overall record Last meeting Result
9–14–1 1993 W 27–23


USCEdit


Fiesta BowlEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
3–1 1991 L 9–10


Awards and honorsEdit

Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Ray Zellars Running back 2 44 New Orleans Saints
Bobby Taylor Cornerback 2 50 Philadelphia Eagles
Oliver Gibson Defensive tackle 4 120 Pittsburgh Steelers
Mike Miller Wide receiver 5 147 Cleveland Browns
Travis Davis Safety 5 147 New Orleans Saints

ReferencesEdit

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