Hilltoppers vs Midshipmen Final: 19-7 - Recap
|Hilltoppers vs Midshipmen Final: 19-7 - Recap|
Western Kentucky got a 182-yard performance from Antonio Andrews as a key part of its 19-7 victory over the Midshipmen on Saturday at L.T. Smith Stadium.
The Hilltoppers were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 59.5.
Brandon Doughty completed 25 of 31 pass attempts for 198 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Midshipmen defense.
Chris Swain rushed for 32 yards for Navy, while Keenan Reynolds added 23 yards. John Hendrick threw for 56 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Matt Aiken and Noah Copeland had 39 and 22 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky outgained Navy 417-183 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-10 by the Hilltoppers.
Western Kentucky led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 37:00/23:00 split in that important category.
Western Kentucky looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana-Monroe. Navy will aim to get back on the winning track vs Air Force.