Alabama Routs Notre Dame In BCS Title Game For National Championship

By Dean Pantazi

Credit: Aaron Dohring/INCnow.TV

The crystal of the Coaches' Trophy glistens in the South Beach sun.

January 8, 2013 Updated Nov 25, 2013 at 8:00 AM EST

MIAMI (www.incnow.tv) - Alabama scored on its first three possessions, ran up 582 yards in total offense, and held a near 2-1 advantage in possession time over Notre Dame in winning the BCS Championship game Monday night 42-14 over the Irish.

A.J. McCarron threw for 264 yards and four touchdowns, while Eddie Lacy ran for 140 yards with a touchdown while cacthing one of McCarron's scoring passes for the Tide, which rolled up a 35-0 lead before Notre Dame could get on the scoreboard.

The Irish netted their points in the second half on a two yard Everett Golson touchdown run and a Golson six yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick.

It is Alabama's second straight national championship and the seventh straight won by a Southeastern Conference school




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