Gameday: Navy vs. Pittsburgh

Navy faces a tough test on Wednesday night when they face a talented Pittsburgh Panther team. Look inside for everything you need to know about the game and more.


Navy

VS.


Pittsburgh

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteHeinz Field (65,000); Pittsburgh, Pa.
Date/TimeOct. 10, 2007; 8:00 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.
Internet See official site listed below
Sirius Radio Channel 123
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.PittsburghNavy
NicknamePanthersMidshipmen
ColorsBlue and GoldNavy Blue and Gold
Enrollment17,2464,000
ConferenceBig East Independent
Head CoachDave WannstedtPaul Johnson
Coach's record13-15 (13-15 at Pittsburgh)98-34 (36-24 at Navy)
Team record2-33-2
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordPitt leads, 20-12-3
First Meeting1912, Navy 13-6
Last Meeting1989, Pitt 31-14
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Pittsburgh
Sep. 1 Eastern Mich., W 27-3
Sep. 8 Grambling, W 34-10
Sep. 15 at Michigan State, L 17-13
Sep. 22 Connecticut, L 34-14
Sep. 29 at Virginia, L 44-14
Oct. 13 Navy
Oct. 20 Cincinnati
Oct. 27 at Louisville
Nov. 3 Syracuse
Nov. 17 at Rutgers
Nov. 24 South Florida
Dec. 1 at West Virginia
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Navy
Aug. 31 at Temple, W 30-19
Sep. 7 at Rutgers, L 41-24
Sep. 15 Ball State, L 34-31 (OT)
Sep. 22 Duke, W 46-43
Sep. 29 Air Force, W 31-20
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 PittsburghSTARTERS
OFFENSE

SE 88 Oderick Turner (6-3, 200, So.)
LT 76 Jeff Otah (6-6, 340, Sr.)
LG 55 C.J. Davis (6-3, 315, Jr.)
C 64 Chris Vangas (6-2, 310, Sr.)
RG 56 Joe Thomas (6-5, 300, So.)
RT 75 Mike McGlynn (6-5, 315, Sr.)
TE 80 Nate Byham (6-3, 245, So.)
QB 19 Pat Bostick (6-3, 230, Fr.)
TB 25 LeSean Mccoy (5-11, 210, Fr.)
FB 30 Conredge Collins (6-0, 230, Jr.)
FL 87 Marcel Pestano (6-1, 195, Jr.)
PK 37 Conor Lee (5-11, 195, Jr.)
DEFENSE

LE 58 Joe Clermond (6-3, 250, Sr.)
DE 51 Tommie Duhart (6-4, 290, So.)
NT 50 Rashaad Duncan (6-2, 290, Jr.)
RE 41 Chris Mckillop (6-3, 265, Sr.)
LB 8 Adam Gunn (6-2, 230, Jr.)
LB 40 Scott Mckillop (6-2, 240, Jr.)
LB 15 Shane Murray (6-1, 210, So.)
CB 5 Kennard Cox (6-1, 195, Sr.)
FS 28 Eric Thatcher (5-9, 195, Jr.)
SS 10 Mike Phillips (5-11, 200, Sr.)
CB 17 Aaron Berry (5-11, 175, So.)
P 18 Dave Brytus (6-4, 230, Jr.)

PittsburghRoster

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 36 Eric Kettani (6-1, 233, Jr.)
PK 39 Joey Bullen (5-10, 189, Sr.)
DEFENSE

LE 69 Jordan Stephens (6-4, 251, So.)
NG 99 Nate Frazier (6-2, 285, So.)
RE 38 Michael Walsh (6-2, 239, Jr.)
LB 34 Ram Vela (5-9, 196, So.)
LB 50 Tony Haberer (6-1, 229, So.)
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 11 Ketric Buffin (5-7, 170, Jr.)
FS 8 Wyatt Middleton (6-0, 200, Fr.)
CB 1 Blake Carter (5-11, 188, So.)
PT 31 Greg Veteto (6-1, 178 Sr.)

Navy Roster

STATISTICAL COMPARISON
CategoryNavyPittsburgh
Scoring
Offense
32.4020.40
Scoring
Defense
31.40 21.60
Total
Offense
446.80 315.00
Rushing
Offense
348.40 127.00
Passing
Offense
98.40 188.00
Total
Defense
453.60268.40
Rushing
Defense
172.20 111.00
Passing
Defense
281.40 157.40
GOMIDS.COM PREDICTION
Navy 35
Pittsburgh 24

RELATED LINKS
Heinz Field information
Official Pittsburgh Site
Scout.com Pittsburgh Site
Official Navy Site
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