San Diego State Defeats Navy 35-14 - Recap
Navy was unable to contain Ronnie Hillman on Thursday and the result was a 35-14 Poinsettia Bowl loss against the Aztecs.
San Diego State was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Ryan Lindley completed 18 of 23 pass attempts for 276 yards for the Aztecs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ricky Dobbs rushed for 107 yards for Navy, while Alexander Teich added 38 yards. Ricky Dobbs threw for 147 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Greg Jones and Gee Gee Greene had 85 and 30 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by San Diego State 555-382 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-22 by the Aztecs.
Navy lost the time of possession battle 30:19/29:41, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.