Navy’s hopes of upsetting No. 6 Notre Dame on Saturday night rest heavily on the effectiveness of quarterback Keenan Reynolds.
While watching a healthy Keenan Reynolds glide through practice during the week, Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo figured his quarterback was poised for a bounce-back performance against San Jose State.
Navy could be without injured quarterback Keenan Reynolds in Saturday’s game against Virginia Military Institute.
With a 300-pound lineman rumbling toward the end zone for a game-tying touchdown, Navy’s defense came up with its biggest stop.
College football’s top players compete for the Heisman Trophy. Here are the contenders as well as a few sleepers.
In just two seasons at the Naval Academy, Keenan Reynolds has already earned a reputation for exuding confidence and poise in pressure-filled situations.
Keenan Reynolds set an NCAA record by scoring seven rushing touchdowns, including the game-winner in the third overtime, and Navy downed San Jose State 58-52 on Friday night.
Navy can hook an anchor to the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy and bring it to Annapolis.
No one, least of all Texas State coach Dennis Franchione, was surprised to see Navy’s running game prosper. Navy beat Texas State 21-10 on Saturday.
Keenan Reynolds ran for 159 yards and a touchdown and threw two scoring passes to Brandon Turner, helping Navy beat Florida Atlantic 24-17 on Saturday for its fifth straight victory.
Keenan Reynolds rushed for three touchdowns and threw for two more, and Navy had a season-high 563 total yards in a 56-28 rout of East Carolina on Saturday.
Keenan Reynolds completed a 4-yard touchdown pass to Matt Aiken with 2:02 to play and Nick Sloan added the point after as Navy rallied for a 31-30 win over Indiana on Saturday.