Notre Dame Bowl History

 OpponentMonth/YearBowlResult
Stanford

Cardinal
January 1925

Attendance: 53,000
Rose Bowl

Pasadena, California
W. 27-10
Texas

Longhorns
January 1970

Attendance: 73,000
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
L, 17-21
Texas

Longhorns
January 1971

Attendance:73,000
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
W, 24-11
Nebraska

Cornhuskers
January 1973

Attendance: 80,010
Orange Bowl

Miami, Florida
L, 40-6
Alabama

Crimson Tide
December 1973

Attendance: 85,161
Sugar Bowl

New Orleans, Louisiana
W, 24-23
Alabama

Crimson Tide
January 1975

Attendance: 71,801
Orange Bowl

Miami, Florida
W, 13-11
Penn StateDecember 1976

Attendance: 67,827
Gator Bowl

Jacksonville, Florida
W, 20-9
Texas

Longhorns
January 1978

Attendance: 76,701
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
W, 38-10
Houston

Cougars
January 1979

Attendance: 32,500
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
W, 35-34
Georgia

Bulldogs
January 1981

Attendance: 77,895
Sugar Bowl

New Orleans, Louisiana
L, 17-10
Boston Colege

Eagles
December 1983

Attendance: 47,071
Liberty Bowl

Memphis, Tennessee
W, 19-18
SMU

Mustangs
December 1984

Attendance: 41,777
Aloha Bowl

Honolulu, Hawaii
L, 2-20
Texas A&M

Aggies
January 1988

Attendance: 73,006
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
L, 35-10
West Virginia

Mountaineers
January 1989

Attendance: 74,911
Fiesta Bowl

Tempe, Arizona
W, 34-21
Colorado

Buffalos
January 1990

Attendance: 81,191
Orange Bowl

Miami, Florida
W, 21-6
Colorado

Buffalos
January 1991

Attendance: 77,062
Orange Bowl

Miami, Florida
L, 9-10
Florida

Gators
January 1992

Attendance: 76,447
Sugar Bowl

New Orleans, Louisiana
W, 39-28
Texas A&M

Aggies
January 1993

Attendance: 71,615
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
W, 28-3
Texas A&M

Aggies
January 1994

Attendance: 69,855
Cotton Bowl

Dallas, Texas
W, 24-21
Colorado

Buffalos
January 1995

Attendance: 73,968
Fiesta Bowl

Tempe, Arizona
L, 24-41
Florida State

Seminoles
January 1996

Attendance: 72,198
Orange Bowl

Miami, Florida
L, 26-31
LSU

Tigers
December 1997

Attendance: 50,459
Independence Bowl

Shreveport, Louisiana
L, 9-27
Georgia Tech

Yellow Jackets
January 1999

Attendance: 70,791
Gator Bowl

Jacksonville, Florida
L, 28-35
Oregon State

Beavers
January 2001

Attendance: 75,428
Fiesta Bowl

Tempe, Arizona
L, 9-41
NC State

Wolfpack
January 2003

Attendance: 73,491
Gator Bowl

Jacksonville, Florida
L, 6-28
Oregon State

Beavers
December 2004

Attendance: 45,917
Insight.com Bowl

Phoenix, Arizona
L, 21-38
Ohio State

Buckeyes
January 2006

Attendance: 76,196
Fiesta Bowl

Tempe, Arizona
L, 34-20
LSU

Tigers
January 2007

Attendance: 77,781
Sugar Bowl

Tempe, Arizona
L, 41-14
Hawaii
Rainbow Warriors
December 2008
Hawaii Bowl
Honolulu, HI
W, 49, 21
Miami
Hurricanes
December 2010Sun Bowl
El Paso, TX
W, 33-17
Florida State
Seminoles
December 2011Champs Sports Bowl
Orlando, FL
L, 13-18
Alabama
Crimson Tide
January 2013BCS Championship
Miami, FL
L, 14-42
Rutgers
Scarlett Knights
December 2013Pinstripe Bowl
New York, NY
W, 29-16
LSU
Tigers
December 2014Music City Bowl
Nashville, TN
W, 31-28