Navy Falls 38-35 to Pirates - Recap
|Navy Falls 38-35 to Pirates - Recap|
East Carolina's aerial attack produced 372 yards and the Pirates produced a 38-35 victory over Navy on Saturday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
East Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 13-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 66.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Reggie Bullock rushed for 104 yards, while Torrance Hunt added 26 yards in the win. Danny Webster and Lance Lewis added 81 and 80 receiving yards respectively.
Gee Gee Greene rushed for 92 yards for Navy, while John Howell added 49 yards. Trey Miller threw for 126 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Brandon Turner and Matt Aiken had 72 and 45 yards respectively.
Navy lost the offensive yardage battle to East Carolina 504-420 yards in Saturday's game. East Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 32-23.
Navy lost the time of possession battle 33:21/26:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, East Carolina takes its act home to face Tulane looking for another win. For Navy, they head on the road to face Notre Dame.