| Apr 13, 2013
After a two-year hiatus, the Navy football team was back at the White House on Friday to accept the Commander in Chief's trophy from President Obama in a ceremony held in the East Room.
The Midshipmen had won the trophy — which is presented to the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:11 AM
The roots of Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds' development in running out of his team's triple-option offense go back to his own roots outside Nashville, Tenn.
On a hot summer day when Reynolds was about 13, he joined his uncle and a group of older...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Considering what Navy's Keenan Reynolds had done to Hawaii the week before, the South Alabama football team couldn't be blamed for focusing its defensive efforts on the sophomore quarterback Saturday. But the Jaguars forgot to account for Darius Staten....
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Perhaps more than any other player on the Navy football team, senior slotback Darius Staten is thrilled that the Midshipmen will be playing in the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas, which is about 35 miles from his hometown of...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Ken Niumatalolo, usually one of the more reserved coaches in college football, went off script in the Navy football team’s 42-14 thrashing of South Alabama on Saturday night.
Almost midway through the third quarter, the Midshipmen set up to punt...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Buddy Green, the defensive coordinator for Navy's football team, has a steadfast policy of refraining from publicly assessing any unit of the defense until season's end.
"Ask me on Dec. 31," he said when approached about the development of the pass...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:51 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Quarterback Keenan Reynolds ran past an overmatched San Jose State defense and into the NCAA record book early Saturday morning, leading Navy to a 58-52 victory in triple overtime at Spartan Stadium.
Reynolds rushed for a career-high...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:48 PM
The conversation between father and son seemed like hundreds they had before. Ralph Montalvo can't remember the specifics of what he talked about with his 21-year-old son, only how Rafi Montalvo sounded on the other end of the cell phone.
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Keenan Reynolds changed the play.
His coach had called for Reynolds to sneak up the middle, but the quarterback noticed that the defense was loading the box and thought he could get to the outside. With his team near the goal line, trailing by six...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo calls starting middle linebacker Cody Peterson "soft spoken." Inside linebackers coach Steve Johns refers to the senior as "quiet." Peterson describes himself as "introverted."
Senior wide receiver Matt Aiken paints a...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The lives and careers of Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo and Army coach Rich Ellerson have crossed many times over nearly three decades, starting when Niumatalolo was a two-sport high school athlete outside Honolulu and Ellerson recruited him to...