Recap: Navy vs. San Jose St
Annapolis, MD (Sports Network) - Austin Lopez connected on all four of his field goal attempts, which accounted for all of the scoring as the San Jose State Spartans downed the Navy Midshipmen 12-0 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
David Fales threw for 276 yards and an interception on 29-for-34 passing to lead San Jose State (4-1), which has won four straight. De'Leon Eskridge and Tyler Ervin combined for 115 yards rushing and Ryan Otten caught a game-high eight passes for 94 yards for the Spartans.
Trey Miller ran for 28 yards and threw for 41 on 4-of-9 passing to account for almost half of Navy's (1-3) offensive production. The Midshipmen gained only 144 total yards in losing for the third time in four games.
After neither team was able to get on the scoreboard in the first quarter, San Jose State ended the scoring drought with a 29-yard field goal from Lopez in the second quarter.
Another Lopez field goal, this time from 19 yards out, put the Spartans' lead at 6-0 midway through the third quarter.
Lopez booted a 32-yard field goal early in the fourth quarter to increase the Spartans' lead to 9-0. Lopez added one more field goal later in the quarter to put the game away.
San Jose State dominated in time of possession, holding the ball for 36:19 in the win. Navy converted only 3-of-13 third down attempts while recording just 11 first downs.Game Notes