Rutgers Defeats Army 23-20 - Recap

Rutgers Defeats Army 23-20 - Recap

The Scarlet Knights were Week 7 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Black Knights by a score of 23-20 at Meadowlands Stadium.

Rutgers won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 42.5.

Chas Dodd completed 18 of 30 pass attempts for 251 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Black Knights defense.

Jared Hassin rushed for 118 yards for Army, while Trent Steelman added 102 yards. Trent Steelman threw for 115 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Brian Cobbs and Jared Hassin had 47 and 30 yards respectively.

Rutgers was outgained by Army 404-250 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Black Knights.

Rutgers led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:51/29:09 split in that important category.

Rutgers heads into a Week 8 battle against Pittsburgh. Army, meanwhile, will have their next action against VMI.