Ohio State rallied from an early deficit to win over Notre Dame.
Ohio State's vaunted offense was set to make a statement against Notre Dame in the Week 1 marquee game on the college football schedule.
The Buckeyes had to grind out a come-from-behind victory in the first half.
Entering the game, Ohio State was the No. 2 team in the AP College Football Top 25
And Notre Dame was the No. 5 team in the poll.
Expect the Buckeyes to remain at No. 2 overall this week as top-ranked Alabama rolled over Utah State
Notre Dame opened up a 10-7 advantage early in the second quarter
But it was a crazy catch by Matt Solerno that kept the Irish drive alive.
It was the Irish offense, not the Buckeyes, that got the upper hand in the first half of the game.
Facing an inspired Irish pass rush and whose receivers struggled to consistently create space,
Stroud found it difficult to get into throwing lanes.
With the seconds ticking away in the 3rd quarter