Southern Methodist Falls 24-17 to Midshipmen - Recap
Kriss Proctor scampered through the Southern Methodist defense for 107 yards as Navy handed the Mustangs a 24-17 defeat on Saturday at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.
Navy won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 58.5.
Kriss Proctor completed 0 of 2 pass attempts for 0 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Mustangs defense.
Zach Line rushed for 135 yards for Southern Methodist, while Cole Beasley added 2 yards. J.J. McDermott threw for 249 yards for the Mustangs, while receivers Terrance Wilkerson and Cole Beasley had 69 and 65 yards respectively.
Navy was outgained by Southern Methodist 386-335 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Midshipmen.
Southern Methodist lost the time of possession battle 32:28/27:32, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Navy heads into a Week 12 battle against San Jose State. Southern Methodist, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.