Army Football Returns to Michie to Face Morgan State
The Black Knights return to Michie Stadium to face the Morgan State Bears on Saturday at noon.
Army is coming off a 31-13 win at UTSA at the Alamodome last Saturday afternoon.
The contest will air live on CBS Sports Network with Ben Holden, Ross Tucker and Tina Cervasio on the call. The game can also be heard on the Army Sports Network through the TuneIn app or goarmywestpoint.com.
Army's defense held UTSA to 260 yards of offense and just 51 yards on the ground. The Black Knights have held their opponents to an average of 281.0 yards through the first three games. The defensive unit ranks tied for fifth nationally in fumble recoveries (5), tied for 20th in takeaways (6), 22nd in passing defense (167.7), tied for 23rd in sacks (9), 24th in scoring (14.7) and 28th in total defense (281.0). Firstie Elijah Riley recorded a strip sack against the Roadrunners, marking his second career forced fumble in as many games. He also finished with two tackles for loss (matching his career-high at Michigan the previous week). On top of his two forced fumbles (T-4th nationally), Riley is tied for 17th in the country in sacks (3) and tied for 21st in tackles for loss (5). Firstie linebacker Cole Christiansen is tied for fourth nationally in forced fumbles (2), tied for 23rd in tackles (28) and tied for 25th in solo stops (17). Read more.