Notre Dame Defeats Navy 56-14 - Recap
|Notre Dame Defeats Navy 56-14 - Recap|
Notre Dame won 56-14 on Saturday against Navy behind a 121-yard receiving performance from Michael Floyd at Notre Dame Stadium.
Notre Dame won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 23.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 61.5.
Tommy Rees completed 16 of 22 pass attempts for 237 yards for the Fighting Irish in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Midshipmen defense.
Alexander Teich rushed for 62 yards for Navy, while Trey Miller added 55 yards. Trey Miller threw for 33 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Matt Aiken and Gee Gee Greene had 16 and 9 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by Notre Dame 442-229 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Fighting Irish.
Navy led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:52/28:08 split in that important category.
Notre Dame heads into a Week 10 battle against Wake Forest. Navy, meanwhile, will have their next action against Troy.