Recap - Spartans Defeat Navy 12-0
|Recap - Spartans Defeat Navy 12-0|
San Jose State’s defense kept Navy out of the end zone in a 12-0 win at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
San Jose State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 61.5.
David Fales completed 29 of 34 pass attempts for 276 yards for the Spartans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Midshipmen defense.
Trey Miller rushed for 28 yards for Navy, while Noah Copeland added 20 yards. Trey Miller threw for 41 yards for the Midshipmen, while receivers Brandon Turner and Noah Copeland had 35 and 27 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by San Jose State 388-144 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-11 by the Spartans.
Navy lost the time of possession battle 36:19/23:41, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
San Jose State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Utah State. Navy will aim to get back on the winning track at Air Force.