Notre Dame and BYU have agreed to play within the 2022 Shamrock Sequence, which can happen in Las Vegas at Allegiant Stadium, the colleges introduced collectively on Tuesday.
The sport can be performed on Saturday, Oct. 8 and can be televised nationally on NBC.
“We’re actually excited concerning the alternative to return to Allegiant Stadium and face Notre Dame,” BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe mentioned in a ready assertion. “This has been a course of, with lots of back-and-forth, to have the ability to discover a return recreation on this sequence that might work for each side. We really feel superb about enjoying this recreation in Las Vegas, the place Cougar Nation at all times exhibits out, and look ahead to an unimaginable matchup and ambiance.”
It will likely be the ninth recreation within the Notre Dame-BYU sequence and the primary performed at a impartial web site because the sequence started in 1992. Notre Dame is 6-2 in opposition to the Cougars, and has received the previous three video games, all in South Bend, together with the latest recreation in 2013. BYU final defeated the Irish in Provo with a 20-17 victory in 2004.
BYU and Notre Dame will take part within the eleventh Shamrock Sequence recreation, which started in 2009 and can be performed in its eighth totally different venue. The Irish are 10-0 within the sequence, together with Saturday’s 41-13 win in opposition to Wisconsin at Soldier Discipline.
BYU can be returning to Allegiant Stadium for the second-straight season. The Cougars opened the 2021 season with a 24-16 win over Arizona within the Vegas Kickoff Traditional.