Stanford extends Notre Dame series through 2019
Stanford has announced it is extending its annual football
series with Notre Dame through the 2019 season.
Athletic director Bob Bowlsby said Thursday that the schools are
extending their home-and-home series for eight additional years.
The teams were already scheduled to play this year on Nov. 26 at
Stanford and Notre Dame have squared off 25 times beginning with
the first meeting between the two schools in the 1925 Rose Bowl.
The Irish hold a 17-8 advantage in the series, although Stanford
has won the last two games.
The two schools have met annually for each of the last 14
seasons and 21 out of the last 23 campaigns dating back to