Black Knights Fall 27-12 Against Rutgers - Game Recap
|Black Knights Fall 27-12 Against Rutgers - Game Recap|
Army was unable to slow down Mohamed Sanu, who produced 129 receiving yards as the Scarlet Knights defeated the Black Knights 27-12 on Saturday.
Rutgers won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 45.5.
Chas Dodd completed 17 of 27 pass attempts for 196 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Black Knights defense.
Larry Dixon rushed for 93 yards for Army, while Angel Santiago added 72 yards. Angel Santiago threw for 77 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Davyd Brooks and Malcolm Brown had 35 and 30 yards respectively.
Rutgers outgained Army 314-305 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-12 by the Scarlet Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 35:15, longer than the 24:45 of their opponents.
Next game, Rutgers takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Army, they head on the road to face Temple.