Pittsburgh vs Navy Recap - Midshipmen Win 24-21
|Pittsburgh vs Navy Recap - Midshipmen Win 24-21|
The Midshipmen were Week 9 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Panthers by a score of 24-21 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The Midshipmen were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 51.5.
Keenan Reynolds completed 8 of 18 pass attempts for 105 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Panthers defense.
Isaac Bennett rushed for 77 yards for Pittsburgh, while James Conner added 28 yards. Tom Savage threw for 203 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Devin Street and Tyler Boyd had 96 and 35 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by Pittsburgh 338-325 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-18 by the Midshipmen.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 34:06, longer than the 25:54 of their opponents.
Next game, Navy takes its act on the road to face Notre Dame looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Georgia Tech.