Navy closed out a successful 2019 season with a 20-17 victory against Kansas State in the Liberty Bowl on New Year’s Eve. Bijan Nichols kicked a 23-yard field goal with two seconds remaining to give the No. 21 Midshipmen the hard-fought win, which marked a remarkable turnaround for the program. Navy ran for 323 yards against Kansas State and broke the school’s single-season rushing yards record with 4,687 yards. The previous record was 4,568 yards set in 2017.
Here’s what we learned about Navy’s season: