Post Game Comments From Nevada's 35-0 Loss To No. 23 Notre Dame

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Jimmy Clausen threw for four touchdowns, including passes of 70 and 88 yards to Michael Floyd, leading No. 23 Notre Dame to a 35-0 victory over Nevada on Saturday.

Clausen started the game by completing 10 of 11 passes for 184 yards and three touchdowns, highlighted by the 70-yard pass to Floyd. He later bettered that with the 88-yard score.

The junior quarterback finished 15 of 18 passing for 315 yards.

It was the first easy season-opening win for the Irish since coach Charlie Weis' first game in 2005, and a good way for Notre Dame to prep for a trip to Michigan next week.