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Page 20 of 55 OCT. 7, 2019 21 Senior defensive end Julian Okwara had three sacks against Virginia, and also forced two fumbles — one of which was returned for a touchdown — and recov- ered a fumble. PHOTO BY ANDRIS VISOCKIS Standout Performer: Notre Dame's senior defensive ends took over the game, with Okwara recording two sacks, the latter forcing a fumble by Perkins that Ogundeji picked up and returned for a 23-yard touchdown and a 28-17 lead with 1:41 left. Senior Khalid Kareem got in on the fun with his own sack of Perkins on the next series. Stats: Although Notre Dame to- taled only 20 yards of total offense in the third quarter, Virginia's 20 plays in the quarter amounted to 22 yards thanks to the Irish quarterback sacks. Notes: Virginia opened the second half with an onside kick that Cavaliers cornerback Bryce Hall recovered at the 50 … However, a sack by Okwara forced a punt from the 40-yard line that was downed at Notre Dame's

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