Recap - Black Knights Defeat Tulane 45-6
|Recap - Black Knights Defeat Tulane 45-6|
Raymond Maples scampered through the Tulane defense for 141 yards as Army handed the Green Wave a 45-6 defeat on Saturday at Michie Stadium.
The Black Knights were a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Trent Steelman completed 3 of 3 pass attempts for 70 yards for the Black Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 138 yards for Tulane, while Robert Kelley added 10 yards. Ryan Griffin threw for 74 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Joe Kemp and Carlos Wilson had 28 and 14 yards respectively.
Tulane was outgained by Army 423-199 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-10 by the Black Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 35:30, longer than the 24:30 of their opponents.
Army heads into a Week 6 battle against Miami (Ohio). Tulane, meanwhile, will have their next action against Syracuse.