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Navy at Ohio State: Mission Impossible?

Navy at Ohio State: Mission Impossible?

It is the game every Navy fan has had circled on their calendar since it was announced. No, not the yearly and emotion filled struggle with rival Army, and no, not even the annual and nationally televised showdown with Notre Dame. Air Force? Always important; but for Navy fans looking towards 2009, the game that everyone seems to want to talk about is the September 5th showdown with Ohio State.

Unlike last season, when Navy opened up against an overmatched 3-9 Towson team at home, the Midshipmen will begin their quest for a seventh consecutive winning season this year in one of college football's toughest venues. Indeed, there will be no proverbial "warm-up" game for coach Ken Niumatalolo and his squad, who travel to Columbus to take on an Ohio State Buckeye team which finished last... Recommended Stories

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