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Navy and Memphis meet for the eighth time in series history when the two face off Saturday afternoon (3:32 p.m. ET) at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (34,000) in Annapolis.
Navy is 3-4 against Memphis and faces Memphis as they lead a three-game streak. The last time the two met was in Annapolis on Oct. 14, 2021, in Memphis, when Memphis edged Navy 35-17.
The Midshipman Brigade March will begin at 3:11 p.m.
The national anthem will take place at 3:21:30 p.m., followed by a flyover.
Saturday’s flyby will feature two Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornets from the “Ragin’ Bulls” of Strike Fighter Squadron THREE SEVEN based at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Va. Lt Cmdr will fly the lead aircraft. . Galen “McHOOP” Ober, USNA Class of 2011. The wing will be flown by Lt. Matthew Miller. Lt. Jack Fox will provide ground control. The Ragin’ Bulls are one of the Navy’s premier attack fighter squadrons. As part of the Carrier Air Wing, the squadron’s mission is to serve at the forefront of the carrier fleet to include air superiority, strike, maritime superiority and close air support for the defense of the interests of our nation.
- Saturday’s game will be televised by CBS Sports Network with Chick Hernandez, Randy Cross and Sheehan Stanwick-Burch on the call.
- The Navy Football Tailgate Show on WNAV Radio 1430 AM / 99.9 FM airs from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday with Wylie Baker.
- The Navy Football Pregame Show with Pete Medhurst, Joe Miller, Keith Mills and Scott Wykoff and special commentary by John Feinstein will begin at 2:30 p.m. on the Navy Radio Network, followed by game action beginning at 3:30 p.m. with Medhurst, Miller and Mills at the call.
- Following the contest, Medhurst, Miller, Mills and Wykoff will recap the day’s events in a 30-minute post-match broadcast.
- A look at Annapolis will also cover the game on Twitter and Facebook.
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