Gameday: Navy vs. North Texas

Eric Kettani  (AP Photo/ Steve Ruark)

The Navy Midshipmen can lock up their straight bowl bid with a win at North Texas on Saturday. Look inside for everything you need to know about the game.


Navy

VS.


North Texas

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteFouts Field (30,000) Denton, Texas
Date/TimeNov. 10, 2007; 4:00 p.m. (ET)
TelevisionNone
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.
InternetSee official sites below
Sirius Radio Channel 126
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.North TexasNavy
NicknameMean GreenMidshipmen
ColorsGreen and WhiteNavy Blue and Gold
Enrollment26,5984,000
ConferenceSun Belt Independent
Head CoachTodd DodgePaul Johnson
Coach's record1-7 (1-7 at North Texas)104-39 (42-29 at Navy)
Team record1-75-4
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordFirst meeting
First MeetingFirst meeting
Last MeetingFirst meeting
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
North Texas
Sep. 1 at Oklahoma, L 79-10
Sep. 8 at SMU, L 45-31
Sep. 22 F. Atlantic, L 30-20
Sep. 29 at Arkansas, L 66-7
Oct. 6 La.-Lafayette, L 38-29
Oct. 13 La.-Monroe, W 31-21
Oct. 20 at Troy, L 45-7
Oct. 27 M. Tennessee, L 48-28
Nov. 10 Navy
Nov. 15 at Arkansas State
Nov. 24 Western Kentucky
Dec. 1 at Florida Int.
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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. 10 at Pittsburgh, W 48-45 (2OT)
Oct. 20 Wake Forest, L 44-24
Oct. 27 Delaware, L 59-52
Nov. 3 at Notre Dame, W 46-44 (3OT)
Nov. 10 at North Texas
Nov. 17 Northern Illinois
Dec. 1 Army
PROJECTED North Texas STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 19 Sam Dibrell (6-2, 205, Fr.)
WR 87 Casey Fitzgerald (5-11, 186, Jr.)
QB 15 Giovanni Vizza (6-1, 195, Fr.)
RB 20 Jamario Thomas (5-11, 210, Sr.)
WR 82 Brock Stickler (6-3, 219, Jr.)
WR 49 Brandon Jackson (6-1, 208, Sr.)
RT 74 Adam Venegas (6-3, 293, Sr.)
RG 77 Esteban Santiago (6-5, 302, Fr.)
C 68 Kelvin Drake (6-2, 300, So.)
LG 57 Tyler Bailey (6-2, 275, So.)
LT 71 Matt Menard (6-5, 275, Fr.)
PK 23 Thomas Moreland (5-10, 193, Fr.)
DEFENSE

DE 94 Eddrick Gilmore (6-5, 240, So.)
DT 65 Joseph Miller (6-3, 275, Jr.)
DT 79 Montey Stevenson (6-2, 290, Sr.)
DE 90 Jeremiah Chapman (6-4, 243, Sr.)
OLB 42 Craig Robertson (6-0, 210, Fr.)
MLB 51 Derek Mendoza (6-1, 242, Sr.)
OLB 41 Maurice Holman (6-1, 224, Sr.)
CB 31 Latif Nurudeen (6-1, 200, Jr.)
S 13 Kartey Agbottah (6-2, 190, So.)
S 38 Aaron Weathers (6-0, 203, Sr.)
CB 35 Antoine Bush (5-11, 176, So.)
P 25 Truman Spencer (6-3, 206, Jr.)

North Texas 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 66 Paul Bridgers (6-3 268, Sr.)
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 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 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 8 Wyatt Middleton (6-0, 200, Fr.)
FS 20 Greg Thrasher (5-8, 181, Sr.)
CB 1 Blake Carter (5-11, 188, So.)
PT 31 Greg Veteto (6-1, 178 Sr.)

Navy Roster

STATISTICAL COMPARISON
CategoryNavyNorth Texas
Scoring Offense20.436.9
Scoring Defense46.538.8
Total Offense392.9438.0
Rushing Offense95.0333.3
Passing Offense287.9104.7
Total Defense498.0450.1
Rushing Defense 209.4185.1
Passing Defense288.6265.0
GOMIDS.COM PREDICTION
Navy 42
North Texas 21

RELATED LINKS
Fouts Field information
Official North Texas Site
Scout.com North Texas Site
Official Navy Site
Scout.com Navy Site
Denton, TX Weather Forecast

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