Navy vs. Tulsa Notes

The Navy Midshipmen look to improve on their 3-0 record when they host the Tulsa Golden Hurricane on Saturday. GoMids.com gives you all the information you need for the game and makes a prediction on the winner.


Navy

VS.


Tulsa

SiteNavy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (34,000), Annapolis, Md.
Date/TimeSeptember 23, 2006, 1:30 PM EST
TelevisionCSTV
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
.TulsaNavy
NicknameGolden HurricaneMidshipmen
ColorsOld Gold, Royal Blue & CrimsonBlue and Gold
Enrollment4,1004,000
ConferenceConference USA Independent
Head CoachSteve KragthorpePaul Johnson
Coach's career record23-18 (23-18 at Tulsa)93-31 (31-21 at Navy)
Record2-13-0
Series Information
Series RecordNavy leads, 1-0-0
First Meeting2004, Navy 29-0
Last Meeting2004, Navy 29-0

Tulsa Schedule

Aug 31 Stephen F. Austin, W 45-7
Sep 9 at Brigham Young, L 49-24
Sep 16 North Texas, W 28-3
Sep 23 at Navy
Oct 3 Southern Miss
Oct 14 at East Carolina
Oct 21 at Memphis
Oct 27 UTEP
Nov 4 at Houston
Nov 11 Rice
Nov 18 at Southern Methodist
Nov 24 Tulane
Navy Schedule

Sep 2 East Carolina, W 28-23
Sep 9 Massachusetts, W 28-23
Sep 16 at Stanford, W 37-9
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 Tulsa

QB 12 Paul Smith (6-2 193, JR)
RB 34 Brandon Diles (6-0 215, Sr.)
WR 80 Idris Moss (5-10 180, Sr.)
WR 83 Ryan Bugg (6-0 195, Sr.)
OT 78 Jeff Perrett (6-7 329, Sr.)
C 56 Aaron Danenhauer (6-5 302, Sr.)
NG 96 Walter Boyd (6-2 317, Jr.)
DE 91 Robert Latu (6-2 271, Sr.)
LB 41 Nick Bunting (6-1 230, Sr.)
LB 55 Nelson Coleman (6-2 235, Jr.)
CB 03 Anthony Germany (6-1 211, Jr.)
CB 04 Bobby Blackshire (6-3 205, Sr.)

Tulsa Roster

Statistics Comparision

CategoryNavy Tulsa
Scoring Offense28.732.3
Scoring Defense17.319.7
Total Offense381.3408.3
Total Defense333.0247.0

GoMids.com Prediction

Don't expect the same Tulsa team Navy defeated 29-0 in 2004. Tulsa has shown great improvement under Coach Steve Kragthorpe. This game will be closer. Expect another Navy win but this one will be much closer.

Navy 27
Tulsa 21

Other Links:

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium information
Official Tulsa Site
Scout.com Tulsa Site
Official Navy Site
Scout.com Navy Site
Weather Forecast





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