Friday, January 1, 2016 – 11 a.m. MT (1 p.m. ET) – Glendale, AZ – ESPN – Notre Dame IMG Radio Network
Head Coach: Brian Kelly (6th season)
Official Site: UND.com
All-Time: Ohio State leads 3-2
Current Streak: Ohio State won last 3
In Bowl Games: Ohio State leads 1-0
First Meeting: Notre Dame 18, Ohio State 13 at OSU in 1935
Last Meeting: #4 Ohio State 34, #5 Notre Dame 20 in 2006 Fiesta Bowl
Last ND Win: Notre Dame 7, Ohio State 2 at ND in 1936
When Both Teams Are Ranked: Ohio State leads 3-0
ND All-Time vs. B1G: 203-108-14 (.646)
ND Last 10 Games vs. B1G: 8-2
Members of the Notre Dame Family including qualifying contributing alumni, Monogram winners, parents of current undergraduate Notre Dame students, Faculty and Staff and Season Ticket Holders who received a ticket lottery application in the spring of 2015 are eligible to request bowl tickets.
About the Bowl
The Fiesta Bowl is one of the New Year’s Six bowls and a former member of the Bowl Championship Series rotation. It has been played every year since 1971 first in Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz. before moving to University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. Notre Dame is 1-3 all-time in the Fiesta Bowl appearing in 1989, 1995, 2001 and 2006. By far the highlight of Notre Dame’s Fiesta Bowl history is the 1989 game in which Notre Dame defeated West Virginia 34-21 to clinch its 11th and most recent consensus national championship.