>> Navy Defeats Middle Tennessee 24-6 - Recap
Navy earned a 24-6 victory over Middle Tennessee on Monday in Armed Forces Bowl action at Amon Carter Stadium.
Navy was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Keenan Reynolds completed 3 of 7 pass attempts for 19 yards for the Midshipmen in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeremiah Bryson rushed for 43 yards for Middle Tennessee, while Reggie Whatley added 26 yards. Logan Kilgore threw for 218 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Kyle Griswould and Tavarres Jefferson had 106 and 79 yards respectively.
Middle Tennessee was outgained by Navy 385-309 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-21 by the Midshipmen.
Middle Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 36:56/23:04, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.