The Navy Midshipmen host the Memphis Tigers in Week 8 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 3:30 PM ET, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The Memphis Tigers (5-1) are coming from a 24-14 win over the Tulane Green Wave in Week 7. Riley Ferguson threw for 236 yards and a touchdown in 21-for-34 passes. On the ground, Doroland Dorceus rushed for 81 yards in seven carries while Darrell Henderson had 75 yards and a touchdown in nine carries. Phil Mayhue led in receiving with 74 yards in four receptions while Henderson had 67 yards and a touchdown in four receptions.
On the offense, Memphis football averages 274.0 yards in passing and 164.5 yards in rushing. On the defense, Memphis football allows 248.2 yards in passing and 140.0 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Navy Midshipmen (4-1) are coming from a 46-40 win over the Houston Cougars in Week 6. Will Worth threw for 76 yards and two touchdowns in 3-for-5 passes. On the ground, Worth rushed for 115 yards and a touchdown in 32 carries while Toneo Gulley had 63 yards in six carries. Chris High had 25 yards and a touchdown. Darryl Bonner led in receiving with 42 yards and a touchdown in two catches while Brandon Colon had 34 yards and a touchdown in a reception.
On the offense, Navy football averages 129.6 yards in passing and 262.4 yards in rushing. On the defense, Navy football allows 240.6 yards in passing and 158.0 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Memphis vs Navy football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: CBSSN
Live Stream: CBS Sports Stream
Odds and Point Spread: -3.0 Memphis, 56.5 O/U