The 1988 Notre Dame-Miami (FL) game was referred to in some media circles as "Catholics vs. Convicts", based on a t-shirt slogan created & sold by two Notre Dame students prior to the game. Notre Dame's victory ended Miami's 36-game regular season winning streak.
| October 15, 1988 • Notre Dame Stadium • Notre Dame, IN • CBS • 2:30 pm ET
- ND - 3:36 - Tony Rice 7 yard run (Reggie Ho kick)
- MIA - 12:40 - Andre Brown 8 yard pass from SteveWalsh (Carlos Huerta kick)
- ND - 7:34 - Braxston Banks 9 yard pass from Tony Rice (Reggie Ho kick)
- ND - 5:42 - Pat Terrell 60 yard interception return (Reggie Ho kick)
- MIA - 2:16 - Leonard Conley 23 yard pass from Steve Walsh (Carlos Huerta kick)
- MIA - 0:21 - Cleveland Gary 15 yard pass from Steve Walsh (Carlos Huerta kick)
- ND - 8:09 - Pat Eilers 2 yard run (Reggie Ho kick)
- ND - 0:37 - Reggie Ho 27 yard field goal
- MIA - 13:07 - Carlos Huerta 23 yard field goal
- MIA - 0:45 - Andre Brown 11 yard pass from Steve Walsh (2-point conversion pass failed)
- Gainesville Sun. 16 Oct 1988.