Bulldogs Fall 37-23 Against Navy - Game Recap
Navy earned a 37-23 victory over Louisiana Tech on Saturday in Week 3 action at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Midshipmen were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 51.5.
Ricky Dobbs completed 8 of 14 pass attempts for 219 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Lennon Creer rushed for 90 yards for Louisiana Tech, while Ray Holley added 28 yards. Colby Cameron threw for 251 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Taulib Ikharo and Richie Casey had 88 and 45 yards respectively.
Louisiana Tech lost the offensive yardage battle to Navy 516-405 yards in Saturday's game. Navy had more first downs as that total ended up 24-21.
The time of possession battle favored Navy as their offense was on the field for 34:21, longer than the 25:39 of their opponents.
Next game, Navy takes its act on the road to face Air Force looking for another win. For Louisiana Tech, they head home to face Southern Miss.