Gameday: Navy vs. Rutgers

The Navy Midshipmen hope to improve their record to 2-0 when visit the Rutgers Scarlet Knights tonight (7 p.m. ESPN). Here's everything you need to know about the game and more.


Navy

VS.


Rutgers

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteRutgers Stadium (42,000); Piscataway, N.J.
Date/TimeSept. 7, 2007; 7:00 p.m. (ET)
TelevisionESPN
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 Radio Channel 123
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.RutgersNavy
NicknameScarlet KnightsMidshipmen
ColorsScarlet and BlackNavy Blue and Gold
Enrollment37,0724,000
ConferenceBig East Independent
Head CoachGreg SchianoPaul Johnson
Coach's record31-41 (31-41 at Rutgers)100-35 (38-25 at Navy)
Team record1-01-0
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordRU leads, 10-9-1
First Meeting1891, Navy 21-12
Last Meeting2006, RU 34-0
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Rutgers
Aug. 30 Buffalo, W 38-3
Sep. 7 Navy
Sep. 15 Norfolk State
Sep. 29 Maryland
Oct. 6 Cincinnati
Oct. 13 at Syracuse
Oct. 18 USF
Oct. 27 West Virginia
Nov. 3 at Connecticut
Nov. 9 at Army
Nov. 17 Pittsburgh
Nov. 29 at Louisville
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Navy
Aug. 31 at Temple, W 30-19
Sep. 7 at Rutgers
Sep. 15 Ball State
Sep. 22 Duke
Sep. 29 Air Force
Oct. 13 at Pittsburgh
Oct. 20 Wake Forest
Oct. 27 Delaware
Nov. 3 at Notre Dame
Nov. 10 at North Texas
Nov. 17 Northern Illinois
Dec. 1 Army
PROJECTED Rutgers STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 88 Kenny Britt (6-4, 205 So.)
LT 77 Pedro Sosa (6-5, 290 Sr.)
LG 72 Mike Fladell (Sr., 6-8, 320 Sr.)
C 61 Ryan Blaszczyk (6-4, 285 So.)
RG 78 Kevin Haslam (6-7, 280 So.)
RT 71 Jeremy Zuttah (6-4, 295 Sr.)
TE 85 Chris Rudanovic (6-5, 260 So.)
WR 7 Tiquan Underwood (6-2, 180 Jr.)
QB 14 Mike Teel (6-4, 220 Jr.)
FB 19 Jack Corcoran (6-1, 230 So.)
RB 27 Ray Rice (5-9, 205 Jr.)
PK 1 Jeremy Ito (5-11, 190 Sr.)
DEFENSE

DE 31 George Johnson (6-4, 250 So.)
DT 97 Pete Tverdov (6-4, 265 Jr.)
DT 56 Eric Foster (6-2, 265 Sr.)
DE 90 Jamaal Westerman (6-3, 260 Jr.)
LB 47 Brandon Renkart (6-3, 230 Sr.)
LB 17 Damaso Munoz (6-0, 210 So.)
LB 34 Kevin Malast (6-2, 230 Jr.)
CB 25 Jason McCourty (5-11, 185 Jr.)
SS 43 Ron Girault (5-11, 200 Sr.)
FS 36 Courtney Greene (6-2, 210 Jr.)
CB 21 Devin McCourty (5-11, 180 So.)
P 1 Jeremy Ito (5-11, 190 Sr.)

Rutgers Roster

PROJECTED NAVY STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 80 O.J. Washington (5-10, 188 Sr.)
LT 53 Josh Meek (6-1, 274 Sr.)
LG 72 Anthony Gaskins (6-1, 291 Jr.)
C 63 Antron Harper (5-11, 272 Sr.)
RG 74 Ben Gabbard (6-4, 297 Sr.)
RT 75 Andrew McGinn (6-1, 255 Jr.)
WR 89 Tyree Barnes (6-2, 188 Jr.)
SB 28 Zerbin Singleton (5-8, 164 Sr.)
QB 10 Kaipo-N. Kaheaku-E. (5-11, 188 Jr.)
SB 07 Reggie Campbell (5-6, 168 Sr.)
FB 22 Adam Ballard (6-1, 236 Sr.)
PK 19 Matt Harmon (5-10, 182 Jr.)
DEFENSE

LE 92 Chris Kuhar-Pitters (6-2, 258 Sr.)
NG 99 Nate Frazier (6-2, 285 So.)
RE 38 Michael Walsh (6-2, 239 Jr.)
LB 09 Matt Humiston (5-11, 207 Sr.)
LB 44 Clint Sovie (5-11, 201 Jr.)
LB 55 Irv Spencer (6-0, 238 Sr.)
LB 54 Matt Wimsatt (6-1, 216 Sr.)
CB 18 Rashawn King (6-0, 190 Jr.)
RV 3 Jesse Iwuji (6-1, 179 So.)
FS 17 Jeff Deliz (5-11, 195 Sr.)
CB 11 Ketric Buffin (5-7, 170 Jr.)
PT 31 Greg Veteto (6-1, 178 Sr.)

Navy Roster

STATISTICAL COMPARISON
CategoryNavyRutgers
Scoring
Offense
30.038.0
Scoring
Defense
19.0 3.0
Total
Offense
439.0 563.0
Rushing
Offense
361.0 235.0
Passing
Offense
78.0 328.0
Total
Defense
273.0235.0
Rushing
Defense
74.0 70.0
Passing
Defense
199.0 165.0
GOMIDS.COM PREDICTION
Rutgers 27
Navy 13

RELATED LINKS
Rutgers Stadium information
Official Rutgers Site
Scout.com Rutgers Site
Official Navy Site
Scout.com Navy Site
Piscataway, NJ Weather Forecast

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