Midshipmen Down South Alabama 42-14 - Match Report
|Midshipmen Down South Alabama 42-14 - Match Report|
Darius Staten tore up the turf for 127 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Midshipmen to a 42-14 win over the Jaguars at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
Navy was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 59.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Keenan Reynolds completed 10 of 17 pass attempts for 168 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kendall Houston rushed for 36 yards for South Alabama, while Jay Jones added 31 yards. Ross Metheny threw for 160 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Shavarez Smith and Wes Saxton had 65 and 48 yards respectively.
South Alabama lost the offensive yardage battle to Navy 519-300 yards in Saturday's game. Navy had more first downs as that total ended up 28-19.
South Alabama lost the time of possession battle 31:37/28:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Navy looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against San Jose State. South Alabama will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisiana-Monroe.