Army West Point football head coach Jeff Monken met with members of the local media on Monday afternoon for his weekly press conference inside Nowak Auditorium.
The Black Knights will take on Hawai'i on Sunday at 12:30 a.m. ET in the. The game will be aired on CBS Sports Network.
(Ref.: Opening Statement)
"We are obviously getting ready for a long trip out to the University of Hawai'i. It's going to be a challenging game. They have an outstanding team. I can't say enough about what coach Rolovich has done there. They came in here last year and it was a fight all the way to the end. We were very fortunate to win the game. They're playing so well. I had a chance to watch them several times throughout the year. They are very physical and what's most impressive is that they have a plan both offensively and defensively and they stick to it and do a really good job with it. They're playing hard. From being a graduate assistant there at the beginning of my career, I just have a tremendous fondness for that program, the state, and how they support the University of Hawai'i team. It is an incredible place and it's going to be a great challenge for our team. Hopefully we'll do well traveling out there and be able to get rested and ready to play our best. We're going to need to." Read more.