Photo Gallery: Navy 48, Colgate 10 (2nd half)

Navy defeated Colgate 48-10 on Saturday to win its opening game of the 2015 season. GoMids.com's Alison Althouse was there and captured these images. (second half)


To start the second half, Austin Grebe (Navy #43) kicks off to the Colgate0. Result is a Colgate touchback.


Navy's Will Anthony (#90) is quick to see the ball, thrown by Colgate's #15 (Jake Melville), getting a hand on it and causing an incomplete pass.


Colgate's pass to #81 (Alex Greenawalt) is complete for 10 yards, but Navy's Elijah Merchant (#14) is on hand to quickly stop any forward progress.


Colgate's #20 (Demetrius Russell) was only able to get 8 yards before Navy's Daniel Gonzales (#58) took him down at the Colgate46.


Raiders' pass to #22 (John Maddaluna) is broken up by Navy's Sean Williams (#6).


Navy's Daniel Gonzales (#58) breaks up a pass by Colgate to force the Raiders to punt on their opening drive of the half.


Navy's DeBrandon Sanders (#21) broke through tackles and returned the Raiders' punt 14 yards before finally being stopped at the Navy30 by Colgate's #8 (Ben Hunt).


Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) is sacked for a loss of 5 yards to the Navy25 by Colgate #55 (Victor Steffen).


In his first career appearance, Navy's Alex Barta (#80) gets off a 72 yard punt to the Colgate0 and a touchback.


Navy's Kwazel Bertrand (#17) makes the final tackle to stop Colgate #24 (John Wilkins) at the Navy42 after a 27 yard run.


Colgate's #25 (Connor Wingenroth) gains only 2 yards before being caught and brought down at the Navy36 by Navy's Lorentez Barbour (#2).


Colgate #24 (Demetrius Russell) fumbles on the carry and Navy's Patrick Forrestal (#68) recovers at the Navy33. Navy's Kevin McCoy (#40) is credited with the fumble.


Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) keeps and rushes for 7 yards to the Navy40.


Navy's Quentin Ezell (#32) protects the ball as he's tackled at the Navy46 by Colgate #31 (Christian Hardegree).


Navy's Shawn White (#31) rushes for 5 yards to the Colgate20.


Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) rushes for 8 yards before being brought down by Colgate #40 (Christian Hardegree) at the Colgate12.


Navy's Quentin Ezell (#32) rushes for the final 12 yards to score Navy's 5th touchdown on the day. Clock 01:34.


Navy's Austin Grebe (#43) continues to put the ball through the uprights with another successful PAT to bring the score to Navy 38, Colgate 3.


In the final play of the third quarter, Colgate #24 (John Wilkins) rushes for 2 yards to get the Raiders to the Colgate36 and a first down. Navy's Patrick Forrestal (#68) and Tyler Goble (#54) are credited with the stop.


Colgate #24 (John Wilkins) gains 7 yards to the Navy45 before being stopped by Navy's A.K. Akpunku (#47).


Navy's defense was hard at work all day. Colgate scored on this drive to change the score to Navy 38, Colgate 10, but Kevin McCoy (Navy #40) and Patrick Forrestal (Navy #68) pictured here, show how determined the D-line was to always make the play.


Navy's Tago Smith (#18) rushes for 4 yards to the Navy36 but cannot save the drive.


Navy's Gavin Jernigan (#16) punts 42 yards to the Colgate22, where it is downed.


Bill the Goat plays rock-paper-scissors with a young Navy fan...


Colgate #29 (John Maddaluna) is chased by Navy's Daniel Gonzales (#58), but it's Navy's Daiquan Thomasson (#26 in the background) who ultimately gets the stop. Raiders gain 14 yards and a first down on the play that gets them to the Colgate48.


Colgate #15 (Jake Melville) fumbles on the Navy46, but Navy's Kevin McCoy (#40) reacts quickly to grab the ball.


Navy's Kevin McCoy (#40) completes his fumble recovery with a run through the end zone for a touchdown. After fulfilling every linebacker's dream, he takes a moment before celebrating with his teammates. Clock 05:05.


Austin Grebe (Navy #43) completes his PAT but is knocked down afterward by Colgate. A Roughing-the-Kicker 15-yard penalty is assessed on the kickoff. The score is now Navy 45, Colgate 10.


Navy's Toneo Gulley (#22) stops Colgate #10 (Tyler Castillo) after a 9 yard return to the Colgate11.


Colgate #24 (John Wilkins) rushes for 2 yards to the Colgate13 before Navy's Michael Raiford (#96) gets the tackle.


Navy's Jarvis Polu (#67) is not taken in by the fake handoff and tackles Colgate #6 (Bret Mooney) after a 2 yard gain to the Colgate15.


The Navy goats calmly await the team's victory.


Lest we forget the "Original Raider", John Paul Jones, here is the button worn by the Brigade for the game.


After Navy's Nick Sloan (#6) completes a successful field goal attempt from the 38, the Commandant of Midshipmen, Colonel Stephen Liszewski USMC, joins the mids in their traditional pushups... all 48 of them!


The game ends with a final score of Navy 48, Colgate 10.


Singing the Alma Mater - Senior David Gordeuk, #92.


Senior Will Huntsman, #46


Junior Jamir Tillman, #4


Junior Toneo Gulley, #22


As always, "BEAT ARMY!"

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