Sophomore quarterback Keenan Reynolds named MVP for the second-consecutive year
Bowl-bound Navy is looking for its first win over the Spartans in what will be the third meeting.
The Mids and Jaguars are meeting for the first time on the gridiron.
Navy holds a 1-1-1 record in bowl games against teams currently in the Pac-12.
The Spartans scored a 27-24 win over Navy last year, knocking the Mids out of postseason play for the first time since 2002.
2013 Navy vs. South Alabama Football Game
At Navy: Enters the fall looking to add depth at linebacker ... could also see time on special teams ... a team leader ... has a great attitude ... hard worker who never takes a day off.
2012: Did not see any varsity action.
2011: Saw action in seven games, including the final six contests
2010: Did not see any varsity action.
High School / Personal: A 2009 graduate of Archbishop Riordan High School, Tuimavave attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a two-year football letterwinner who led the team to the 2008 Central Coast Section title with a 6-3 record ... named honorable mention all-city his senior year ... served as team captain as a senior ... son of Niutao Tuimavave and Gafa Taifau ... majoring in general engineering.