NCAA Game Summary - Troy at Navy|
(Saturday, November 5th)
Final Score: Navy 42, Troy 14
Annapolis, MD (Sports Network) - Kriss Proctor ran for two touchdowns and
threw for a third as he bounced back from injury to lead the Navy Midshipmen
to a convincing 42-14 win over the Troy Trojans in non-conference action at
Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
Proctor, who missed last week's game with an elbow injury, finished the
afternoon with 37 yards on 12 rushing attempts and also connected on 4-of-6
passes for another 127 yard for the Midshipmen (3-6) as they snapped a six-
game slide. Navy generated 390 yards and scored five touchdowns on 64 rushing
The Trojans (2-6), losers of four straight, were paced by Corey Robinson who
converted 19-of-26 for 152 yards and a touchdown, while Jamie Hampton hit on
8-of-11 passes for another 60 yards in the setback.
The Midshipmen scored 35 straight points to open the meeting, beginning with a
one-yard TD run by Proctor to account for the only scoring in the first
Early in the second quarter Proctor connected with Gee Gee Greene on a 48-yard
scoring strike to make the score 14-0. Alexander Teich slipped into the end
zone from five yards out at the 9:14 mark of the second, followed by a 10-yard
TD run by Greene three minutes later. With just 13 seconds remaining in the
half Proctor capped off a 10-play, 58-yard drive with a five-yard TD run to
make the score 35-0 at the break.
With the first possession of the third quarter the Trojans drove the ball 65
yards, eating up close to six minutes on the clock, as they finally put the
ball in the end zone on a one-yard run by D.J. Taylor.
Navy responded on its next possession as Mike Stukel crossed the goal line
from a yard out to make the score 42-7.
The Trojans made their last gasp with just over two minutes remaining in
regulation as Robinson hooked up with Chandler Worthy on a 22-yard TD pass
The Midshipmen, who entered the week ranked fifth in the nation with 309.0 ypg
on the ground, controlled the ball for more than 32 minutes on the afternoon.
11/05 20:39:22 ET