Friday's contest marks just the second meeting (1980) between the Mids and Cougars.
Navy has won three straight Homecoming games.
The Midshipmen rally to tie the score at 21 late in the second quarter, but fall short to No. 15 Notre Dame
Junior corner from Miami, Fla.
Junior slot back from Sicklerville, N.J.
Navy vs. Pitt - Military Bowl
Navy vs. Georgia Southern FB 11-15
Navy vs. Notre Dame FB 11-1-14
Navy vs. Western Kentucky FB 9-27-14
• At Navy: Enters the fall second on the depth chart at one of the slot back spots behind Debrandon Sanders ... is also in the mix as the kickoff returner ... has outstanding speed ... has been an terrific performer on the kickoff team the last two years ... has a great attitude and an infectious spirit ... has earned two varsity letters.
• 2014: Part of an offensive unit that ended the year ranked No. 1 nationally in fewest penalties per game (2.54), fewest penalty yards per game (24.77), No. 2 in rushing offense (338.1), No. 2 in passing yards per completion (17.06), No. 6 in fewest passes intercepted (5), No. 11 in third down conversion (.481) and No. 36 in red zone offense (.873) ... played in all 13 contests where he rushed for 77 yards on 11 carries and scored a touchdown ... also a strong special teams player, he contributed six tackles ... carried the ball once at South Alabama for a 14-yard gain ... also returned three kicks for 59 yards, including a long of 24 ... returned one kick for a career-long 27 yards against Georgia Southern ... returned a pair of kickoffs for 36 yards against Notre Dame, including a 20-yarder ... part of an offense that rushed for 423 yards against San Jose State, Navy's third 400-yard rushing game of the season and the 27th-best rushing performance in program history ... made his first collegiate start in the Mids' win over San Jose State ... returned on kick against VMI for 19 yards ... carried the ball four times for 32 yards against Western Kentucky and featured a 19-yard touchdown run, the first of his career ... gained six yards on a pair of carries against Rutgers ... carried the ball once for six yards at Texas State ... also returned a kickoff for 14 yards, the first of his career ... assisted on a tackle via special teams in Navy's road win against Temple ... carried the ball twice for 17 yards, including a career-long 10-yarder, against No. 5 Ohio State in the opener ... it marked the first carries of his collegiate career.
• 2013: Made appearances in 10 games, including each of the last nine, primarily as a member of the Mids' special teams ... finished the year with eight tackles ... chipped in a tackle against Middle Tennessee in the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl ... posted a solo tackle in Navy's 34-7 win over Army ... pitched in a tackle at San Jose State ... turned in two tackles against Hawai'i ... recorded a pair of tackles at Notre Dame ... turned in his first collegiate tackle as a member of special teams in the Mids' loss at Toledo ... also made an appearance at slot back on the final drive at Duke ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids' win over Delaware in the home opener.
• High School / Personal: A 2012 graduate of Tremper High School, Gulley attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2012-13 academic year ... a four-year football letterwinner, he earned two letters at Garfield High School before closing out his high school career at Tremper where he lettered twice ... a First-Team All-State (Wis.), all-city and all-county selection his junior and senior years ... was also the team MVP as a junior and senior ... named the Milwaukee Player of the Year his senior season ... also went on recruiting visits to Northern Illinois, Toledo and Wisconsin ... member of the National Honor Society ... brother, Prince-Tyson Gulley, played running back at Syracuse and will graduate in the spring ... son of Anthony Gulley and Shellaree Bradford ... majoring in operations research.