| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:19 PM
After his football team opened the 2011 season with a 40-17 win over Delaware last Saturday in Annapolis, Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo was beaming.
Niumatalolo could not have been more proud of a quarterback, senior Kriss Proctor, who rushed for 176...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:58 PM
As a senior in high school outside Pittsburgh, Ed Malinowski was the quarterback on an undefeated team. His parents were both English teachers. So when he entered the Naval Academy during his plebe summer in 1998, he wasn't thinking much beyond playing...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Coach Ken Niumatalolo was not all smiles after Navy's 40-14 win over Western Kentucky at Houchens-Smith Stadium on Saturday night.
In fact, he was in tears.
Late in the second quarter, his senior slotback Aaron Santiago went down with an arm injury on...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 3:16 PM
For two seasons, Navy quarterback Kriss Proctor was a more-than-capable replacement when starter Ricky Dobbs went down with an injury. He stepped in to lead the Midshipmen to a pair of wins in three career starts, and when Dobbs returned to full health,...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo had a number of concerns going into the 2011 season, but depth at slotback wasn't one of them. While none of those playing one of the key skill positions for the Midshipmen in their triple-option offense was an established star,...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Music blared at Navy football practice throughout the week in Annapolis, giving the Midshipmen a feel of what they will experience tonight in Columbia, S.C., inside Williams-Brice Stadium. Coaches stopped drills to remind the players about the size, speed...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Minutes after Saturday's game ended, Navy linebacker Kwesi Mitchell spoke in measured tones as he explained how the defense deserved a larger share of the blame for the outcome.
His coach, Ken Niumatalolo, said the team did not come to Williams-Brice...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Navy athletic director Chet Gladchuk has worked at schools in big conferences, such as Syracuse, and has spent the past decade helping bring the football program in Annapolis back to national prominence as one of the few independents remaining in the...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 9:13 PM
Alexander Teich has had his share of memorable games at the Naval Academy during his four years in Annapolis. At the top of the list was his performance last year against Notre Dame, when Teich rushed for 210 yards -- becoming the first Navy fullback to...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 5:37 PM
A game that saw Navy run more than twice as many plays as Air Force and come back from an 18-point fourth-quarter deficit was decided by a controversial call Saturday — an unsportsmanlike-conduct penalty for taunting against senior quarterback Kriss...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 7:10 PM
The coordinators of football officiating for the Mountain West Conference and the Big 12 agreed Monday that the back judge who called Navy quarterback Kriss Proctor for unsportsmanlike conduct at a critical juncture in Saturday's 35-34 home loss to Air...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 4:17 PM
Shortly after Jon Teague returned to his dorm room at the Naval Academy late last Saturday afternoon, the downcast senior placekicker received a text message from one of predecessors inviting him out to dinner.
Teague had missed a field goal and had an...