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Midshipmen vs Falcons Final: 34-25 - Recap
Malcolm Perry ran for 111 yards as Navy handled Air Force by a score of 34-25 on Saturday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Midshipmen were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +3.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 46.5.
Malcolm Perry rushed for 111 yards, while Nelson Smith added 82 yards in the win. Mychal Cooper and CJ Williams added 90 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Donald Hammond III rushed for 77 yards for Air Force, while Taven Birdow added 40 yards. C. Stevenson threw for 41 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Benjamin Waters and Geraud Sanders had 128 and 44 yards respectively.
Navy outgained Air Force 376-354 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Midshipmen.
Navy lost the time of possession battle 32:08-27:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Navy takes its act on the road to face Tulsa looking for another win. For Air Force, they head home to face Fresno State.