Navy vs. Stanford Notes

Last year Navy lost a high scoring affair to Stanford. The Mids travel to Palo Alto on Saturday to help dedicate the new 50,000 seat Stanford Stadium. Here are game notes and a prediction for the game.


Navy

VS.


Stanford

SiteStanford Stadium (50,000) Palo Alto, Calif.
Date/TimeSeptember 16, 2006, 10:00 PM EST
TelevisionFox Sports Net Bay Area
Radio 1430 WNAV Annapolis, Md.; WBAL 1090 AM, Baltimore, Md.; WTWP 1500 AM, Washington, D.C.; WFED 1050 AM, Washington, D.C.; WLRT 1490 AMNorfolk, Va.; WTRI 1520 AM, Frederick, Md.; ESPN Radio 1460 AM, Jacksonville, Fla.; Sirius Satellite Radio
Internet LINK
General School/ Team Information
.StanfordNavy
Nickname.CardinalMidshipmen
ColorsCardinal and WhiteBlue and Gold
Enrollment13,0754,000
ConferencePacific-10 Independent
Head CoachWalt HarrisPaul Johnson
Coach's career record68-76 (5-8 at Stanford)92-31 (30-21 at Navy)
Record2-00-2
Series Information
Series RecordTied, 1-1-1
First Meeting1954, Navy 25-0
Last Meeting2005, Stanford 41-38

Stanford Schedule

Sep 2 at Oregon, L 48-10
Sep 9 at San Jose State, L 35-34
Sep 16 Navy
Sep 23 Washington State
Sep 30 at UCLA
Oct 7 at Notre Dame
Oct 14 Arizona
Oct 21 at Arizona State
Nov 4 USC
Nov 11 at Washington
Nov 18 Oregon State
Dec 2 at California
Navy Schedule

Sep 2 East Carolina, W 28-23
Sep 9 Massachusetts, W 28-23
Sep 16 at Stanford
Sep 23 Tulsa
Sep 30 at Connecticut
Oct 7 at Air Force
Oct 14 Rutgers
Oct 28 Notre Dame
Nov 4 at Duke
Nov 11 at Eastern Michigan
Nov 18 Temple
Dec 2 Army



Key Players for Navy

LT 79 Matt Pritchett (6-2 290, Sr.)
LG 60 Zach Gallion (6-2 313, Sr.)
WR 87 Jason Tomlinson (6-1 208, Sr.)
QB 03 Brian Hampton (5-11 208, Sr.)
SB 07 Reggie Campbell (5-6 165, Jr.)
FB 22 Adam Ballard (6-1 223, Jr.)
LE 43 Tye Adams (6-3 225, Sr.)
LB 40 David Mahoney (5-9 219, Sr.)
LB 57 Rob Caldwell (6-0 229, Sr.)
LB 45 Tyler Tidwell (6-2 224, Sr.)
CB 08 Jeremy McGown (5-11 189, Sr.)
CB 04 Keenan Little (5-11 195, Sr.)

Navy Roster

Key Players for Stanford


QB 05 Trent Edwards (6-4 220, Sr.)
RB 26 Anthony Kimble (6-1 195, Jr.)
FB 39 Nick Frank (6-2 260, Sr.)
WR 04 Mark Bradford (6-2 200, Sr.)
RG 78 Jon Cochran (6-6 310, Sr.)
DE 95 Chris Horn (6-5 270, Sr.)
LB 48 Mike Silva (6-2 230, Sr.)
CB 23 Brandon Harrison (6-2 215, Sr.)
S 06 David Lofton (6-4 220, Sr.)
S 24 Trevor Hooper (6-1 205, Sr.)
P 27 Jay Ottovegio (6-0 195, Sr.)

Stanford Roster

Statistics Comparision

CategoryNavy Stanford
Scoring Offense 24.522.0
Scoring Defense 21.5 41.5
Total Offense 349.0 371.0
Total Defense 327.5495.5

GoMids.com Prediction

Jet lag is a concern as Navy travels 3 time zones to face Stanford in a late game. By the time the game is over it'll be 1 AM in Annapolis. East coast teams have a history of losing late night games to West coast teams. Look for the Mids to barely pull this one out.

Navy 31

Stanford 30

Other Links:

Stanford Stadium information
Official Stanford Site
Scout.com Stanford Site
Official Navy Site
Scout.com Navy Site
Palo Alto Weather Forecast





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