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Niumatalolo says Ohio State could 'embarrass' Navy in opener, but team has hope
Niumatalolo says Ohio State could 'embarrass' Navy in opener, but team has hope

Ken Niumatalolo recently joked that the more he watches Ohio State on film, “the scarier it gets.” The seventh-year Navy head coach was serious when he said the Buckeyes have the potential to “embarrass us.” Navy opens the season Aug. 30 at M&T Bank Stadium against the Buckeyes, who are considered a national championship contender by most experts. Ohio State went 24-2 in two seasons under head coach Urban Meyer, who has recruited a slew of high school All-Americans since arriving in Columbus three years ago. “This is the toughest opening opponent we’ve had in my 17 years here,” Niumatalolo said. “Ohio State is super talented and extremely...

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