Navy (5-0) and Memphis (4-1) are a combined 9-1 this season.
Senior linebacker from Cedar Park, Texas
Junior offensive tackle from Mt. Juliet, Tenn.
Sophomore nose guard from Antioch, Tenn.
Senior long snapper from Gilbert, Ariz.
• At Navy: Navy’s incumbent at defensive tackle after starting 12 games there last fall ... has great size ... can move well for a big man ... has earned two varsity letters.
• 2017: A starter in all 12 of the games in which he played, he finished the year with 20 tackles, including 3.5 tackles for loss ... also broke up a pass and had a pair of QB hurries ... turned in a solo stop against Virginia in the Military Bowl and broke up a pass ... recorded three tackles against Army ... turned in three tackles and was credited with a half a tackle for loss at Houston ... missed the SMU game due to injury ... turned in a pair of tackles at Temple ... recorded a career-high four tackles, including a career-best two tackles for loss against UCF ... turned in two tackles, including a tackle for loss and had a QB hurry ... chipped in a pair of tackles and was credited with a quarterback hurry against Air Force ... turned in a career-high tying three tackles in the home opener against Tulane ... made his first collegiate start in the Mids’ season-opening victory at Florida Atlantic.
• 2016: Made appearances in all 14 contests where he produced 11 tackles, including one tackle for a loss and two forced fumbles ... chipped in a tackle for loss against LA Tech in the Armed Forces Bowl and forced a fumble for the second consecutive game ... recorded a career-high three tackles against Army and forced his first collegiate fumble ... turned in a tackle against Notre Dame ... assisted on a tackle in the win over Memphis ... part of a defensive unit that caused three Houston turnovers (2 INT, 1 Fumble) that in turn led to 17 points for the Mids ... recorded two tackles against the Cougars ... pitched in a pair of tackles at Air Force ... part of a defensive effort that held Fordham to three field goals on the Rams’ three trips to the red zone ... chipped in a solo tackle.
• High School / Personal: A 2015 graduate of Brentwood Academy, Pittman attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2015-16 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned letters in football (4) and track & field (3) ... two-time First-Team All-State (Tenn.) and First-Team All-Region football selection ... also earned First-Team All-Mid State honors as a senior and was a finalist for Mr. Football Lineman of the Year in Tennessee ... member of the Tennessee East-West All-Star Team ... hails from the same hometown as former Navy football quarterback Keenan Reynolds ... father played football at Middle Tennessee State ... son of Jack Jr. and Jan Pittman ... majoring in history.