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Troy reveals Veterans Memorial North End Zone Facility & Groundbreaking

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy University will begin construction on a state-of-the-art Veterans Memorial Stadium North End Zone Football Facility immediately following the conclusion of the 2016 football season, Director of Athletics Jeremy McClain announced at a press conference Thursday.…

Troy women's hoops signs six

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - Troy women's basketball head coach Chanda Rigby announced the signing of six student-athletes on Wednesday as the NCAA early signing period began. The Trojans added Queen Ford (Sipsey Valley, Ala.), Sky'Lynn Holmes (Mt. Pleasant, Texas), Shaterrika…

Troy softball signs 7 for 2017 class

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy softball head coach Beth Mullins announced the signing of seven standout high school players to the Trojan softball team on Wednesday. The signing class consists of Kynsley Blasingame, Hope Hernandez, Kelly Horne, Sydney Sessions, Bailey Taylor, Talia…

Trojans' tribute to military set for Saturday

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - Troy University will salute veterans and active duty members of the military during Saturday's Military Appreciation football game at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Since 2000, the University has designated one home football game near Veterans Day to…

Trojans roll past UMass 52-31, now 7-1

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Brandon Silvers accounted for four touchdowns and the Troy defense was credited with five sacks as the Trojans moved to 7-1 on the season with a 52-31 victory over UMass Saturday night in Veterans Memorial Stadium.…

Silvers' 3 TD passes lift Troy to 52-31 win over UMass

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Silvers passed for three touchdowns and ran for another and Troy converted two Massachusett's turnovers into scores to beat the Minutemen 52-31 on Saturday. Silvers finished 26 of 36 for 245 yards, with a 5-yard…

Troy drops AUM 93-62 in exhibition

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - The Trojans started the season hitting on all cylinders as Troy shot 46.8 percent from the field en route to a 93-62 win in an exhibition game against AUM Thursday night. Picking up right where he…

Lady Trojan netters conclude Fall season in Florida

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women’s tennis teams travel to Jacksonville, Fla., to close out the fall season at the UNF Invite Nov. 4-6. Competing for the Trojans will be senior Alicia Rodriguez, juniors Nancy Karaky, Sanae Ohta, Efriliya…

Auburn's Carlson; Troy's Kay among Lou Groza Award semifinalists

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (palmbeachsports.com) -- The Palm Beach County Sports Commission has released the 20 semifinalists for the 2016 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award presented by the Orange Bowl. These twenty kickers have all excelled throughout the season in…

Troy’s Ryan Kay named Groza Award semifinalist

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy senior kicker Ryan Kay has been named a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award presented by the Orange Bowl, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced Thursday. The Groza Award is presented annually to the…

Trojan trio named to All-Sun Belt team

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) ­– Seniors Alex Huynh and Abby Reynolds as well as junior Haley Roberson were named Second Team All-Sun Belt as voted by the league’s coaches, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Huynh, a transfer from Colorado, played…

Trojans make moves at East Bay Classic

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (troytrojans.com) – Jared Bettcher, Clayton Vannoy and Luke Moser combined for 11 birdies to lead a Troy charge up the leaderboard in Monday’s second round of the East Bay Classic at Kiawah on the Turtle Point Golf…

Rodriguez shines as Troy wraps up Roberta Allison Classic 

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy women’s tennis concludes play at the Roberta Allison Fall Classic hosted by the University of Alabama. The Trojans got off to a strong start in day one of the tournament with two wins in doubles…

Troy falls to Coastal Carolina on Senior Night

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  - The Troy volleyball team fell to Sun Belt East Division leader, Coastal Carolina, in three sets (15-25, 13-25, 15-25) as the senior class was honored on Saturday night at Trojan Arena. Troy (8-21, 2-10 Sun Belt)…

Troy softball unveils 2017 schedule

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - The Troy University softball team and head coach Beth Mullins announced its 2017 schedule on Friday, which features five Sun Belt Conference series being played at home. "I am very excited about the schedule we have…

Troy volleyball wraps home dates this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - The Troy volleyball team concludes its home schedule against Appalachian State and Coastal Carolina for a pair of weekend matchups at Trojan Arena. The Trojans face Appalachian State on Friday night at 6 p.m., and will…

Troy's Mikki Lewis named CoSIDA Academic All-District

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) ­– Troy junior goalkeeper Mikki Lewis has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Women’s Soccer Team, the organization announced on Thursday. Lewis is a St. Johns, Fla., native majoring in…

2 arrested in theft of Super Bowl ring from Ware

DENVER (AP) - Police say two men have been arrested on suspicion of breaking into the home of Denver Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware and stealing his Super Bowl 50 ring. Denver police spokesman John White said Wednesday that Ware's stolen…

Troy women’s basketball ranked in preseason poll

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women’s basketball team, reigning Sun Belt Conference champions, was selected to win the league by the coaches last week. Now, the Trojans have been recognized as one of the top mid-major programs in the…

Troy’s Clayton Vannoy named Sun Belt Golfer of the Week

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The nation’s No. 32 ranked player, Clayton Vannoy, has been named the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon. Vannoy is off to a remarkable start to the season…

#RankTroy movement gaining national recognition

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  - Following Troy University’s win over the University of South Alabama last Thursday, a Facebook page and Twitter account urging AP and Coaches Poll voters to #RankTroy sprouted up and the movement gained momentum quickly. The fan-created…

DeMarcus Ware returns to practice Wednesday

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - DeMarcus Ware returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since breaking his right forearm in a game on Sept. 18. The Broncos (5-2) are hoping Ware can play Sunday when they face the surging San…

DeMarcus Ware reports home burglary during Monday night game

DENVER (AP) - Police are investigating a burglary at the home of Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware that Ware reported when he returned home from Monday night's football game. Denver police spokesman Doug Schepman says the break-in was reported…

Troy volleyball to host South Alabama

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - The Troy volleyball team opens its final week of home matches against in-state rival South Alabama on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. The Trojans (6-20, 0-9 Sun Belt) return to Trojan Arena for the first of…

Troy's Jordan Chunn named Sun Belt Player of the Week

TROY, Ala.  (troytrojans.com) - Troy University running back Jordan Chunn has been named the Sun Belt Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday. This is the fourth time this season a Troy player has received…

Troy volleyball has "Natural State" matchups this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  - The Troy volleyball team travels to Little Rock and Arkansas State for a pair of weekend matchups. The Trojans face Little Rock on Friday night at 6:30 p.m. and will battle Arkansas State on Saturday at…

Georgia Southern downs Troy volleyballers in five sets

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Georgia Southern in five sets (25-23, 25-23, 23-25, 23-25, 15-11) after taking the first two sets in Trojan Arena on Friday night. Troy (6-17, 0-6 Sun Belt) won the first…

Lady Trojan netters complete ITA Championships' Opening Day 

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - Three members of the Troy women's tennis team wrapped up day one of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southern Regional Championship hosted by the University of Alabama. The day started with a tie break win in…

Troy football preps for Homecoming & Georgia State Saturday

TROY, Ala.  (troytrojans.com)  – Following a bye week and a 2,500-mile trip across the country, Troy will hit the turf of Veterans Memorial Stadium on Saturday as the Trojans play host to Georgia State on Homecoming. Kickoff between the Trojans…

Trojan netters bound for ITA Championship in Tuscaloosa

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  - Three members of the Troy women’s tennis team travel to Tuscaloosa to compete in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southern Regional Championship Oct. 14-17. Making the trip for the Trojans are juniors Sanae Ohta, Nancy Karaky…

FAMU rattles Trojan volleyballers 3-1

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Florida A&M, 3-1 (17-25, 25-20, 21-25, 22-25), in its final non-conference match of the season. Troy (6-16) fell in the first set 25-17 after Florida A&M (9-11) scored five of…

Troy's Neal Brown looks ahead to Georgia State

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - Here's Trojans' Head Football Coach Neal Brown's Monday news conference ahead of Saturday's Homecoming game vs. Georgia State. Opening Statement… “Thanks for being here. It was a productive bye week, especially after three long road trips…

Lady Trojan netters bound for Baylor

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - Six members of the Troy tennis team head to Waco, Texas to compete in the Baylor Under Armour Invitational this weekend. Doubles matches will begin at noon C.T. on Friday followed by two singles matches at the…

Vol volleyballers down Troy 3-0

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Tennessee, 3-0, on Wednesday night at Trojan Arena, despite a trio of Trojans tallying seven kills in the match. The first set was tied at 14 when Troy (6-14) fell…

NCAA proposes satellite camps restrictions, early signing

UNDATED  (AP) --The NCAA wants to restrict when and where college football coaches can hold satellite camps and implement two early signing periods for high school prospects. The two proposals by the Division I Council were recommended by the football…

Troy volleyball hosts Tennessee Wednesday

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team returns home to host SEC opponent Tennessee at Trojan Arena on Wednesday night. First serve is set for 6 p.m. Troy (6-13) is coming off a five set loss to Georgia State…

Trojan volleyballers drop tre in Statesboro

STATESBORO, Ga. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team dropped a three set match to Georgia Southern on Saturday night at Hanner Fieldhouse. Troy (6-13, 0-4 Sun Belt) fell behind 7-3 in the first set and got to within one point…

Silvers, Chunn lead Troy Past Idaho

MOSCOW, Idaho (troytrojans.com) – Brandon Silvers threw for a career-high 373 yards and three touchdowns, while Jordan Chunn rushed for 137 yards as Troy rolled past Idaho, 34-13, Saturday afternoon in Sun Belt Conference action in the Kibbie Dome. Troy…

Silvers' 3 TD passes help power Troy past Idaho, 34-13

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - Brandon Silvers threw for three touchdowns and Jordan Chunn ran for 137 yards and a score as Troy beat Idaho in the Vandals' Sun Belt Conference opener Saturday. Idaho scored early, with Austin Rehkow kicking field…

Troy & GSU play to scoreless draw

ATLANTA  (troytrojans.com) – The Troy soccer team created plenty of chances but could not find the back of the net as the Trojans drew with Georgia State, 0-0, at the GSU Soccer Field on Saturday. Brooke McKee led all players…

Trojan spikers fall to Georgia State

ATLANTA  (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team fell short in five sets to Georgia State, 3-2, at GSU Sports Arena on Friday night, despite Logan Page recording a career-high 12 kills. Troy (6-12, 0-3 Sun Belt) seesawed through a five…

Trojan athletics gets down with the "stream"

TROY, Alabama (troytrojans.com) – Beginning this fall, Troy fans will be able to watch multiple home events on ESPN3 as Athletics Director Jeremy McClain announced Wednesday an expanded relationship between Troy and ESPN. The first streamed event will take place…

Troy volleyball falls to Texas State

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team fell to Texas State, 3-0, in the Sun Belt Conference opener on Friday night at Trojan Arena. Troy (6-10, 0-1 Sun Belt) battled and fought in the first set after Texas State…

Troy opens Sun Belt Conference play Saturday at home

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) -- Kickoff between the Trojans and Aggies is set for 6:04 p.m. and tickets are available by visiting TroyTrojans.com/Tickets. The Troy Sports Radio Network will have full coverage beginning at 4 p.m. and the game will be broadcast…

Troy opens Sun Belt play this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team returns home after eight games on the road to host Texas State in Trojan Arena on Friday at 6 p.m., followed by a Sunday contest against UT Arlington at noon. Troy (6-9)…

Troy and Southern Miss set to clash at "The Rock"

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – One week after catching the eyes of the nation, Troy will look to add another brick to its wall when it travels to Hattiesburg, Miss., and Roberts Stadium for a non-conference showdown Saturday under the lights…

Troy soccer opens Sun Belt play

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  ­– After a four-match road stretch, the Troy soccer team opens Sun Belt Conference play with a pair of games at the Troy Soccer Complex over the weekend. The Trojans host Appalachian State on Friday at 7…

Trojans reveal kickoff times for NMSU; Georgia State games

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Kickoff times for Troy’s home football games against New Mexico State and Georgia State have been set, Athletics Director Jeremy McClain announced Monday. Troy and New Mexico State will kickoff at 6 p.m. on Sept. 24, while…

Trojans sweep ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team wrapped up its final day of play at the ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational with a 3-1 win over Chicago State in the first game and a 3-1 win against Savannah State in…

Troy, Mercer deadlock in scoreless draw

MACON, Ga. (troytrojans.com)  ­– The Troy soccer team did not allow a shot on goal, but failed to score as the Trojans and Mercer tied, 0-0, in double overtime. Brooke McKee led the team with six shots while Abby Reynolds…

Trojans down Hornets in ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team opened the ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational with a 3-1 win over host Alabama State on Friday night at Lockhart Gymnasium. The Trojans (4-4) began the match with a first set win, 25-19…

Troy soccer heads to Mercer, Florida State

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) ­– Troy soccer hits the road to face Mercer on Friday at 6 p.m. before heading to Tallahassee to take on top-ranked Florida State at 3 p.m. on Sunday. The Trojans (4-3) dropped a pair of heartbreakers…

Troy & Akron sign home & home pigskin deal

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy and Akron will meet on the football field in 2017 and 2019, both schools announced Tuesday morning. Troy will play host to Akron on Sept. 16, 2017, in Veterans Memorial Stadium, while the Trojans will make…

Late goal sinks Troy at Ole Miss

OXFORD, Miss. (troytrojans.com)– The Troy soccer team was locked into a defensive stalemate until the 87th minute when Ole Miss’ Gretchen Harknett scored to lift the Rebels to a 1-0 win on Sunday at the Rebels Soccer Stadium. Ole Miss…

Silvers, Chunn lead Troy to 57-17 win over Austin Peay

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Silvers threw for 229 yards and two touchdowns and Jordan Chunn rushed for 161 yards and one score to lead Troy to a dominating 57-17 win over Austin Peay on Saturday. Silvers completed 20 of…

Troy volleyball falls in Trojan Invitational

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team fell to New Mexico State, 3-0, in Trojan Arena on Saturday morning in the final day of the Trojan Invitational. Logan Page had a great match for Troy (3-4) with eight kills.…

Trojan booters fall to UT-Martin 2-1

MARTIN, Tenn. (troytrojans.com)  ­– UT Martin scored a pair of late goals to defeat the Troy soccer team, 2-1, at Skyhawk Field on Friday. The Trojans (4-2) took the lead early in the second half courtesy of an own goal…

Troy Volleyball splits open of Trojan Invitational

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team split in the opening day of the Trojan Invitational with a 3-0 win over Southern for the first game and a 1-3 loss to Valparaiso in the nightcap on Friday in Trojan…

Troy Volleyball set to host Trojan Invitational

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team is geared up for the Trojan Invitational, which begins on Friday and ends on Saturday. The Trojans will have two matches on Friday and one on Saturday. Four teams will be traveling…

Troy soccer hits road for Skyhawks; Rebels

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  ­– After three straight matches at home, the Troy soccer team travels to face UT Martin and Ole Miss over the weekend. Friday’s game against UT Martin and Sunday’s bout versus Ole Miss are both slated for a…

Troy soccer routs Alabama State 4-1

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) ­- The Troy soccer team fell behind in just the 6th minute but came roaring back as the Trojans routed Alabama State, 4-1, on Tuesday at the Troy Soccer Complex. After the Hornets scored in the opening…

Lady Hornets seek redemption in Troy

TROY, Ala. (bamastatesports.com)  – In one of last season’s biggest “what if” matches, the Alabama State women’s soccer team carried a 2-1 lead with less than 10 minutes remaining in their match against Sun Belt Conference stalwart Troy. The Lady…

Troy Volleyball opens season with comeback over USC Upstate

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn (troytrojans.com)  - The Troy volleyball began its season with a 3-2 comeback victory over USC Upstate at Brooks Gymnasium in Johnson City, Tenn. After dropping the first two sets, Troy (1-0) outscored USC Upstate (0-1) 65-37 in the…

Trojan Classic kicks off Friday

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  ­– The Trojan Classic kicks off on Friday with a pair of matches at the Troy Soccer Complex. The annual event concludes with two more games on Sunday. The Trojans (1-1-0), who are coming off a 2-0…

Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware returns to practice

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware returned to practice on a limited basis Tuesday with the plan to have him ready for the season opener against Carolina. Ware missed training camp with a back issue that kept him…

Early miscues cost Troy in 2-0 loss at Samford

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  ­– Samford scored two first half goals and held Troy to just one shot on goal as the Bulldogs pulled out a 2-0 win on a rain soaked field at the Samford Soccer Complex on Sunday. The…

Troy soccer kicks off season with 2-0 win

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (troytrojans.com) ­– The Troy soccer team opened its 2016 season on the right foot with a 2-0 win over Gardner-Webb at Greene-Harbison Stadium on Friday. Despite having seven shots in the first half, Troy (1-0) was unable…

Mets activate Cespedes, option Rivera back to Las Vegas

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The New York Mets activated outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera from the disabled list in a move manager Terry Collins hopes will provide a much-needed offensive boost for his ball club. Cespedes had been…

Trojans prep for final scrimmage of camp & Fan Day

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The official end of Troy football’s fall camp will come Saturday as the Trojans will go through their second and final full scrimmage since they began practice back on Aug. 2. The scrimmage begins at 11…

Troy soccer opens season at Gardner-Webb

TROY, Ala. ­(troytrojans.com) – The Troy soccer team opens the 2016 regular season in Boiling Springs, N.C., against Gardner-Webb on Friday. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. (CT). The Trojans enter the season looking to build on a 14-4-2 campaign…

Troy’s Brandon Silvers named to Manning Award Watch List

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy junior Brandon Silvers was one of just 30 quarterbacks named to the Manning Award Watch List, the Allstate Sugar Bowl announced Monday. The Manning Award was created by the Allstate Sugar Bowl in honor of…

Troy's Ashley Beverly Kelley inks pro deal in Israel

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Former Troy women’s basketball standout Ashley Beverly Kelley has signed to play professionally for Hapoel Rishon LeZion in Ligat Ha Al (Israeli Premier League), the top division in Israeli basketball. Beverly Kelley is the all-time steals leader…

Trojans slog through rain soaked two a days

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Pressure situations for the special teams and a heavy dose of team periods were on tap for the Troy football team Thursday morning in the first of two practices on the day. The Trojans worked out…

Mets promote ex-Trojan T.J. Rivera to help boost offense

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Mets called up infielder T.J. Rivera from Triple-A Las Vegas on Wednesday to fill the roster spot opened up when outfielder Brandon Nimmo was optioned. The 27-year old Rivera leads Triple-A baseball with…

Former Trojan TJ Rivera promoted to New York Mets

NEW YORK  (troytrojans.com) – The New York Mets called up former Troy Trojan TJ Rivera on Wednesday; he will make his MLB roster debut when the Mets host the Arizona Diamondbacks at 6:10 p.m. (CDT) at Citi Field. Rivera, the…

Trojans power through "Competition Tuesday"

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Coming off the first two-a-day of fall camp, the Troy football team practiced for just over two hours on Competition Tuesday on the grass practice fields behind Trojan Arena. Every period featured a competition between the…

Trojan football enters second week of camp & two-a-days

TROY, Ala.  (troytrojans.com)  – Following a rest day on Sunday, the Troy football team returned to the practice fields behind Trojan Arena Monday morning for the first of two practices on the day. The Trojans worked out in shells for…

Troy Volleyball begins Fall practice season

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team began preparation for the 2016 season with its opening practice on Monday at Trojan Arena. “It was a little shaky at the beginning just timing wise with the setters and the hitters…

Trojans wrap first week of Fall football camp

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy football team put a bow on the opening week of fall camp with a spirited two-and-a-half hour workout on the turf inside Veterans Memorial Stadium Saturday evening. In addition to being Troy’s first practice…

Trojans withstand the heat of third day of football practice

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy football team took another step towards its season opener as the Trojans strapped on shoulder pads for the first time of fall camp in Thursday’s two-hour workout on the grass practice fields behind Trojan…

Troy Fan Day & Football Kickoff Party set for August 20

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) - With the 2016-17 athletic season right around the corner, Troy fans will have an opportunity to spend a day with the Trojans as Fan Day and the Football Kickoff Party will take place in Trojan Arena…

Trojans press on in day 2 of Fall football camp

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy football team continued fall camp Wednesday morning with a two-hour workout on the grass practice fields behind Trojan Arena. The Trojans again spent the morning in helmets and shorts as the focus remained on…

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