Midshipmen Down Army 31-17 - Match Report
|Midshipmen Down Army 31-17 - Match Report|
The Midshipmen grabbed a Week 15 victory over the Black Knights on Saturday, winning 31-17 at Lincoln Financial Field.
Navy was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ricky Dobbs completed 6 of 11 pass attempts for 186 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Black Knights defense.
Trent Steelman rushed for 74 yards for Army, while Raymond Maples added 66 yards. Trent Steelman threw for 128 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Malcolm Brown and George Jordan had 59 and 21 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by Army 337-325 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Black Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 34:27, longer than the 25:33 of their opponents.
Navy looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego State. Army will aim to get back on the winning track at Southern Methodist.