Navy launches new era without Reynolds in matchup vs Fordham

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) It's time to find out how Navy will fare without record-setting quarterback Keenan Reynolds. Reynolds rushed for 88 touchdowns as a four-year starter for the Midshipmen, defeating Army four straight times before being selected in the sixth round of the NFL draft by the Baltimore Ravens. After serving for three years as Reynolds' backup, senior Tago Smith takes...
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September 02, 2016  |  Discuss

With Reynolds gone, Navy depends on Tago Smith to run option

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) To no one's surprise, the very first question asked of Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo at media day involved replacing quarterback Keenan Reynolds. Reynolds was a rare four-year starter who set a slew of school and NCAA records running Navy's triple-option offense. A sixth-round draft pick of the Baltimore Ravens, Reynolds is currently trying to make it in the...
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August 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Brendon Clements dismissed from Navy after violation of team rules

The Navy Midshipmen had one of their best seasons in program history last year, going 11-2 and winning the Military Bowl. They are looking to do much of the same this year, but will be without cornerback Brendon Clements. It was reported last week by the Capital Gazette that Clements had been dismissed from the team after a violation of team rules. This is the second time he has...
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July 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Keenan Reynolds gives touching Memorial Day tribute

Memorial Day is a special day where we are to honor the heroes that have fallen in battle to protect our country. Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds knows exactly what that means and he narrated an amazing tribute, which ESPN aired on Monday. Reynolds is required to serve in the military after graduating from the Naval Academy, but he has been given permission to serve once...
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May 30, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL Draft 2016: Ravens snag Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in Round 6

The Baltimore Ravens may have just drafted one of the most under-the-radar talents in the 2016 NFL Draft class after snagging Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in the sixth round this afternoon. Reynolds played quarterback at Navy and excelled as a dual-threat, but is expected to move to receiver on the NFL level. Regardless of where he plays, he is first obligated to some military service...
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April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy football goes to the White House

The busy awards circuit for Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds culminated on Wednesday afternoon with a stop at the White House, where the record setting-senior joined his teammates and coaching staff to receive the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy from President Obama during a ceremony in the East Room. Of all the honors bestowed on Reynolds — and there […]
Via DC Sports Blog
April 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy QB Keenan Reynolds named co-winner of 2016 Sullivan Award

The AAU James E. Sullivan Award is given to outstanding amateur athletes who demonstrate outstanding achievement in athletics, leadership, character and sportsmanship. One of this years co-recipients of the esteemed award is Navy quarterback, Keenan Reynolds. While he was passed for a Heisman nomination, he was awarded the Sullivan award along with Connecticut women’s basketball...
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April 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Keenan Reynolds, Breanna Stewart take Sullivan Award

NEW YORK (AP) Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds and UConn forward Breanna Stewart won the AAU James E Sullivan Award on Sunday as the most outstanding U.S. amateur athletes who also demonstrate premier leadership, character and sportsmanship. Reynolds led Navy to a school-record 11 wins against two losses and the academy's best end-of-season ranking in more than 50 years at No...
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April 10, 2016  |  Discuss

How David Robinson grew into a basketball player and led Navy to the Elite Eight

For all the "we've never seen it before" conversation that happens in college basketball every March, the simple truth is we actually have seen most of it before. Sure, the upsets are still exciting and the storylines are still juicy, but rarely do we get a true moment that can withstand the test of time.In 1986, we got one of those, when Navy made a March run to remember. It came...
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March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Keenan Reynolds impresses at Navy pro day

Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds is likely going to have a spot with some team in the NFL. However, he likely won’t be entering the league as a quarterback, but rather a running back or wide receiver. Reynolds had his Pro Day along with seven other Midshipmen on Saturday and it looked like a lot of the 18 NFL Draft scouts were impressed. He had a pretty good showing in the...
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March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

After football, Navy linemen face daunting weight loss just to graduate

Typically on a football team, the offensive line is the heaviest position group. After all, their job is to protect the quarterback and move bodies to open up holes for running backs. Being heavy comes with a different challenge when playing for the Navy Midshipmen. Following a player's football career, he's tasked with passing Navy's Physical Readiness Test, or the PRT, to graduate...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Dunbar leads Navy past Lafayette in Patriot League tourney

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Tilman Dunbar made 13 of 14 free throws and finished with 22 points and eight assists, while Shawn Anderson scored 21 with four assists and three steals to help No. 7 seed Navy beat 10th-seeded Lafayette in the first round of the Patriot League tournament on Tuesday night. The Midshipmen, who snapped a four-game skid, will play No. 2 seed Lehigh (15-14) in...
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March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy retires No. 19 in honor of Keenan Reynolds

Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds is going to go down as the best player in Midshipmen history. He will arguably be remembered as one of the best players in NCAA history. He is being treated as such as he became just the fourth Midshipmen to have his number retired. He joined Roger Staubach (12), Joe Bellino (27), and Napoleon McCallum (30) in the illustrious group at the team...
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February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Keenan Reynolds’ jersey retired by Navy football

Keenan Reynolds will leave Navy football as a record holder both in the school and Football Bowl Subdivision ranks, but he won’t take everything. The program retired Reynolds’ No. 19 jersey. Reynolds joins Roger Staubach (12), Joe Bellino (27) and Napoleon McCallum (30) as the only Navy players to have their number retired. A true commander of the triple-option attack, Reynolds eclipsed...
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February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Ken Niumatalolo at peace with decision to stay at Navy

Navy head football coach Ken Niumatalolo was an in-demand name regarding some coaching vacancies a couple of months ago, namely the one at BYU, but the man is at peace with his decision to ultimately remain in Annapolis as the coach of the Midshipmen. Speaking to Brian Haines of Fox Sports, Niumatalolo explained his decision. “Last year there were (more schools) than BYU that contacted...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Dunbar helps Navy top Lafayette 74-68

EASTON, Pa. (AP) Tilman Dunbar scored 21 points and Navy topped Lafayette 74-68 on Saturday. Dunbar was 6 of 11 from the field, 8 of 12 from the line and had six assists for the Midshipmen (18-9, 9-5 Patriot). Will Kelly scored 12 points with 10 rebounds and Shawn Anderson added 10 points. Navy held a 39-29 advantage on the boards and hit half of its 16 3-point attempts. Navy...
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February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Keenan Reynolds faces uphill battle after combine invite snub

Thursday marked the release of the invite list for the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine, and with the combine inviting all of the expected names the biggest story of the day was the one star player of the 2015 NCAA season that didn’t get invited. With the biggest news being that Navy’s Keenan Reynolds, who led Navy to one of their best seasons in the modern era and set NCAA rushing records...
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February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy sweeps season series with Loyola (Md.), 71-51

BALTIMORE (AP) Tilman Dunbar had 20 points and six assists, Shawn Anderson added 18 points and Navy beat Loyola (Md.) 71-51 Wednesday night for the Midshipmen's second straight season sweep of the Greyhounds. Navy improved to 10-2 on the road to set a program record for most road wins in a season. Will Kelly added 14 points, five rebounds, four assists and four blocks for Navy...
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February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy's Chris Swain Wants To Show He Can Fit Pro-Style Offense

A key cog in the Midshipmen's rushing attack over the years, running back Chris Swain believes he can make the right adjustments to succeed in the NFL.
February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Kelly's 15 points leads Navy over Army 64-50

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) Will Kelly scored 15 points with 10 rebounds to lead Navy over Army 64-50 on Monday night. Tilman Dunbar had 13 points and nine rebounds, while Shawn Anderson had 12 points for the Midshipmen (16-7, 7-3 Patriot). Army (12-10, 3-7) was led by Tanner Plomb with 14 points. Plomb, Army's leading scorer (21.8 points), made his return from missing five games with...
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February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

American ends Navy's six-game win streak, 63-58

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Delante Jones tied his career high with 23 points and American beat Navy 63-58 on Wednesday night to end the Midshipmen's six-game winning streak. American, leading 54-52, scored five straight points, four from Jesse Reed, to begin an 11-6 run in the final minute. Jones was 9 of 14 from the field and hit three 3-pointers. Jalen Rhea scored his 15 points on...
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January 27, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL scout believes Keenan Reynolds will be a WR

Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds will forever be known as the most prolific scorer in NCAA history. The only thing is that he won’t be playing quarterback at the next level. He accepted an invitation to the East-West Shrine Game, but did not play on Saturday while dealing with some back tightness. He was listed as a running back for the game, but one NFL scout believes Reynolds...
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January 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy's Reynolds switches from QB to RB for East-West game

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Keenan Reynolds has learned to adapt to a lot of different situations while playing football at Navy, so he hardly lacks confidence he can handle his latest challenge. The dual-threat quarterback broke the NCAA Division I record for career rushing touchdowns while leading the Midshipmen the past four seasons but is making the transition this week to running...
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January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy wins fifth straight, 87-61 over Lafayette

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Will Kelly had 13 of his 17 points in the second half and Navy won its fifth straight on Saturday night with an 87-61 win over Lafayette. This is Navy's first five-game winning streak in league play since 2008. Kelly's dunk with 7:50 left gave the Midshipmen (14-5, 5-1 Patriot) their largest lead at 73-45 and ended a 33-9 stretch since the start of the second...
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January 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Navy rallies to beat Loyola (Md) 60-52 behind Dunbar

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Tilman Dunbar scored 15 points and made 9 of 10 free throws and Navy rallied late to beat Loyola (Md) 60-52 Wednesday night to take sole possession of second place in the Patriot League behind Bucknell. Jace Hogan added 10 points and Will Kelly had six blocks for the Midshipmen (13-5, 4-1), who made 23 of 35 free throws and trailed 26-22 at halftime. Dunbar...
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January 13, 2016  |  Discuss
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