Army vs. Navy: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Army vs. Navy: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Army 56
(12-13, 5-9 away)
Navy 55
(7-19, 4-9 home)
Venue: Alumni Hall (MD)
2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT, February 16, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Army 24 32 56
Navy 30 25 55
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Army E Ellis 12 K Toth 5 D Cox 3
Navy W Smith 14 W Smith 8 T Dunbar 5

On Saturday, Feb. 16, Navy took on Army and let one slip away to the Black Knights 56-55 in conference play. The loss evens the season series between the two teams at 1-1. Worth Smith put up a game-high 14 points and eight rebounds in the Midshipmen loss. Tilman Dunbar had 12 points. Dylan Cox finished with nine points and three rebounds for the Black Knights. The next game will be on Wednesday, Feb. 20 when Navy (7-19, 1-9 Patriot) welcomes American University (9-15, 4-5 Patriot).

Navy Game Notes

  • The last time Navy started the season 7-19 was 2002.
  • The Midshipmen have been unlucky five times this season in games decided by five or fewer points. Since 2007, Navy is 25-34 in close games.
  • Navy has lost 92 percent of the time this season (1-12) after recording 55 or fewer total points.
  • The Midshipmen have lost 90 percent of the time this season (1-9) after having a field goal percentage of 37.2 percent or worse.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 45.5 percent or better this season, Navy has lost 100 percent of the time (0-13).
  • When the opposition records five or more blocks this season, Navy has lost 86 percent of the time (1-6).
  • When the opposition records 35 or more rebounds this season, Navy has lost 80 percent of the time (3-12).
  • Navy set a season low for three-pointers (three).
  • Navy has recorded fewer rebounds than their opponents for the past seven games.
  • This is the fourth loss of the season where the Midshipmen opponent came back to win after being down at halftime.
  • This is the 12th game at home this season--Navy has a -2.8 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Worth Smith and Tilman Dunbar) accounted for 47.2 percent of the points.
  • Worth Smith accounted for 32.0 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Worth Smith has led the team in scoring 10 times and in rebounding 19 times in 26 games this season.
  • Worth Smith has six straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the second foul out of the season for James Loupos.

Army Game Notes

  • The Black Knights won this one, but have lost four times this season in games decided by five or fewer points. Since 2007, Army is 24-23 in close games.
  • The top two scorers (Kyle Wilson and Ella Ellis) accounted for 42.8 percent of the points.
  • Kyle Wilson has led the team in scoring nine times in 25 games this season.
  • Kyle Toth has led the team in rebounding six times in 25 games this season.
  • Kyle Wilson has nine straight double-digit point games.
  • Ella Ellis has six straight double-digit point games.
ARMY PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BDylan Cox29933122
B-Maxwell Lenox11513002
B-Larry Toomey20452102
B-Ella Ellis261211212
C+Kyle Wilson321211001
C+Kyle Toth31550000
C+Andrew Stire6230000
CJosh Herbeck8301000
CJordan Springer18231012
C-Kevin Ferguson16230012
NAVY PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AWorth Smith381480223
B+Thurgood Wynn15433100
BTilman Dunbar351205002
B-Kendall Knorr25820100
C+J. Alexander8411001
CJames Loupos17221101
CB. Venturini30630000
CBrennan Wyatt5201000
CWill Kelly17310201
-Kevin Alter10011000

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