Navy defeated South Alabama 42-14 on Saturday at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Md.'s Alison Althouse was at the game and captured these images (second half).

South Alabama's #97 (Aleem Sunanon) kicks off to start the second half.

Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) continues to get great pass protection as the third quarter starts.

Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) fakes a hand-off to Shawn White (Navy #39) before Marcus Thomas (#26) takes the ball and rushes for 10 yards.

Navy's Demond Brown rushes for 14 yards before being stopped by Jags #3 (Charles Watson) as (L-R) Navy players Marcus Thomas (#26), Quinton Singleton (#36), Brandon Greene (#61), and Shawn Lynch (#87) lend their support.

Darius Staten (Navy #20) tacks on 16 more yards to his total for the day and another Navy 1st down. Stop is credited to USA #3 (Charles Watson).

Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) pushes past the defense for his only rushing TD on the day.

Navy's Nick Sloan (#6) continues his stellar work on the day. After this successful PAT, the score is Navy 27, South Alabama 14 (Clock 11:18 in third quarter).

Jags #24 (T.J. Glover) kickoff return is halted at the USA31 by Navy's Quincy Adams (#5) and Ed Royds (#40).

Navy's Paul Quessenberry (#45) causes Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) to rush his throw, resulting in an incomplete pass.

Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) is sacked for an 11yd loss by Navy's Paul Quessenberry (#45), ending the USA drive.

After a series of negated plays, Navy's Punter, Pablo Beltran (#11) gets off a 38 yard punt to the USA45. Beltran's pass protection team shown (L-R) are Patrick Hoffman (#69), Chris Nurthen (#95) and Will Anthony (#90).

Navy's Toneo Gulley (#22) looks for the crowd's support in a third down situation... GET LOUD!

Navy's Marcus Thomas (#26) puts the ball away after a high pitch from Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19).

Navy's Marcus Thomas (#26) is able to shrug off this diving tackle attempt by Jags #23 (Roman Buchnan) to gain 10 yards and another Navy 1st down!

Working now with back-up center Blaze Ryder (Navy #63) goes smoothly as Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) rolls out and looks for his next target.

Navy's punter, Pablo Beltran (#11), is able to get 48 yards on his last punt of the third quarter.

USA back-up QB #7 (Brandon Bridge) completes pass to Jags #5 (Bryant Lavender) but he is quickly met and stopped by Navy's Chris Johnson (#46) and Myer Krah (#9).

Navy's D.J. Sargenti (#52) and Jordan Drake (#13) combine to stop Jags #7 (Brandon Bridge), as Navy's Cody Peterson (#53) and Parrish Gaines (#2) come in for support.

Jags pass to #1 (ShaVarez Smith) is complete but stopped immediately by Navy's Chris Johnson (#46), DJ Sargenti (#52) and Cody Peterson (#53).

Even through the fog on the field, it was easy to see that the throw to Jags #9 (Corey Besteda) was uncatchable, especially with Navy's Myer Krah (#9) in pass coverage.

Navy's Travis Bridges (#72) and Cody Peterson (#53) combine to take down Jags #7 (Brandon Bridges).

Jags #13 (Wes Saxton) can't make the catch when Navy's Chris Johnson (#46) gets in on the play.

Navy's Parrish Gaines (#2) wraps up Jags #8 (Jay Jones) to stop him at the Navy4.

Navy's Cody Peterson stops Jags #29 (Kendall Houston) with some help from Obi Uzoma (Navy #44) and Travis Bridges (Navy #72).

Co-Captain Cody Peterson (Navy #53), after stopping USA drive at the 4yard line.

Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) goes to work and hands off to Quinton Singleton (#36) for a 3 yard gain.

Navy's DeBrandon Sanders (#21) is caught by Jags #22 (Qudarius Ford) while Casey Bolena (#88) and Demond Brown (#25) work to clear the field.

Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) fires a brilliant pass through the Jags defenders into the waiting hands of DeBrandon Sanders (#21).

Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) rushes behind Bradyn Heap (#62) for another Navy 1st down.

Navy's Co-Captain Matt Aiken (#85) celebrates with Geoffrey Whiteside (#29) after his TD pass.

Navy's Matt Aiken (#85) follows up his TD catch with the catch for a two-point conversion. After both plays, the score is now Navy 35, South Alabama 14 (Clock 07:49 in the 4th quarter).

Co-Captain Matt Aiken (#85), having an amazing Senior Game.

Navy's Aaron Davis (#91) pressures Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) into an incomplete pass.

Navy's William Tuider (#38) catches some serious air - pass by Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) falls incomplete.

Jags #39 (Brandon McKee) gets his punt away just as Navy's Obi Uzoma (#44) and William Tuider (#38) threaten.

The Navy goats seem unaware of all the excitement around them.

Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) sets up *his* final play of the drive, behind center Blaze Ryder (#63).

Navy makes a QB change, bringing in Tago Smith (Navy #18) for the remainder of the game.

Navy's Tago Smith (#18) rushes for 2 yards before being stopped by Jags #38 (Bryson James).

Navy's Quentin Ezell (#32) goes up the middle for a yard before being stopped by Jags #84 (Theo Rich).

Navy's Tago Smith (#18) gets the 1st down with this 12 yard run. Navy's Brantley Horton stands by as needed.

"I believe that we will win"... the mids are ecstatic.

Navy's Nick Sloan (#6) is perfect on the day - his PAT after QB Tago Smith's rushing TD is good! Score: Navy 42, South Alabama 14 (Clock 02:17).

The Superintendent of the Naval Academy, VADM Mike Miller, gets into the action with his own post-TD pushups.

Seniors Justin Haan (#82) and Albrey Felder (#14) see action in the Jags final drive.

Navy playmakers include(L-R) Michael Tuimavave (#55), David Gordeuk (#92) Michael Huf (#43) and Don Pearson (#50) as USA's drive comes to an end.

Co-Captains Matt Aiken (#85) and Cody Peterson (#53) continue to lead by example as their Senior game comes to a close.

Senior, Darius Staten (#20) had a stellar night, rushing for 127 yards on 7 carries.

Kudos and thanks to seniors DJ Sargenti (#52) and Jake Zuzek (#64) on a great year.

All photos by Alison Althouse for

FIRST HALF PHOTOS Recommended Stories

  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.