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Reynolds leads Navy past South Alabama to clinch bowl berth

Reynolds leads Navy past South Alabama to clinch bowl berth

A game that began in ominous fashion and almost featured an epic collapse ended with the Navy football team having much to celebrate on the field at historic Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Quarterback Keenan Reynolds and fullback Noah Copeland combined to rush for 231 yards and five touchdowns as Navy overcame a sluggish start and frantic comeback attempt to escape with a wild 42-40 victory over South Alabama. Reynolds rambled for 119 yards and three touchdowns for Navy (6-5), which became bowl-eligible for the 11th time in the past 12 seasons. Copeland added 112 yards and two scores for the Midshipmen, who fulfilled their contract to appear in the San Diego Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl on Dec....

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