Recap - Scarlet Knights Defeat Army 28-7
|Recap - Scarlet Knights Defeat Army 28-7|
Army couldn't hang with the Scarlet Knights on Saturday as Rutgers blasted the Black Knights 28-7 in Week 11 action at Rutgers Stadium.
Rutgers won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 17.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 53.5.
Gary Nova completed 14 of 17 pass attempts for 123 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Black Knights defense.
Trent Steelman rushed for 102 yards for Army, while Larry Dixon added 81 yards. Trent Steelman threw for 55 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Chevaughn Lawrence and Malcolm Brown had 22 and 16 yards respectively.
Rutgers was outgained by Army 337-252 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Black Knights.
Rutgers lost the time of possession battle 33:45/26:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Rutgers looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Army will aim to get back on the winning track vs Temple.