Navy Defeats East Carolina 76-35 - Recap
Alexander Teich ran for 157 yards as Navy handled East Carolina by a score of 76-35 on Saturday at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
Navy was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Ricky Dobbs completed 6 of 8 pass attempts for 75 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jonathan Williams rushed for 94 yards for East Carolina, while Dominique Davis added 20 yards. Dominique Davis threw for 413 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Lance Lewis and Jonathan Williams had 118 and 75 yards respectively.
East Carolina was outgained by Navy 596-567 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-25 by the Pirates.
The time of possession battle favored Navy as their offense was on the field for 34:43, longer than the 25:17 of their opponents.
Next game, Navy takes its act home to face Central Michigan looking for another win. For East Carolina, they head on the road to face UAB.