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Troy’s Jordan Chunn named to Doak Walker Watch List

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy junior running back Jordan Chunn has been named to the Doak Walker Award Watch List, the SMU Athletic Forum announced Thursday morning. The Doak Walker Award is presented annually to the nation’s top college running…

Troy’s Antonio Garcia named to Outland Trophy Watch List

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy senior offensive tackle Antonio Garcia has been named to the Outland Trophy Watch List, the Football Writers Association of America announced Friday morning. Garcia is one of two players from the Sun Belt Conference on…

Troy Athlete Represents U.S. in World Junior Championships

CLOVIS, California (troytrojans.com) – Hakim Montgomery finished third in the 100-meter dash and will represent the United States in the World Junior Championships in Poland on July 19th. Montgomery finished third in the 100-meter finals with a 10.37 finish. He…

Troy Football 101 Women’s Clinic set for July 21st

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy football head coach Neal Brown and the football staff will host the fourth annual Trojan 101 Women’s Clinic on Thursday, July 21. Admission is just $25 and will be due at the door. Football 101 allows…

Sun Belt commissioner: First title game likely on campus

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Sun Belt Conference commissioner Karl Benson says the league's inaugural football championship game in 2018 most likely will be held at the home field of one of the qualifying teams. Benson, who announced on Wednesday the…

Inaugural Sun Belt Football Championship to be played in 2018

NEW ORLEANS, La. (sunbeltsports.org)- The Sun Belt Conference will hold its first ever football championship game as the league's presidents and chancellors, as well as athletic directors, voted unanimously to play the game beginning in 2018. The announcement was made…

Kickoff time set for Troy at Southern Miss

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy's non-conference football game at Southern Miss on Sept. 17 has been scheduled for a 6 p.m. kickoff and the game will be broadcast live on beIN Sports USA, Conference USA announced Wednesday morning. Troy's visit…

Red Wolves rally downs Trojans 13-12 in Sun Belt Tourney

SAN MARCOS, Texas (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team dropped an elimination game to Arkansas State, 13-12, on Thursday and was eliminated from the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at Bobcat Ballpark. Troy (32-26) had an eight run lead at the…

Trojans fall 11-6 in Sun Belt Baseball Tourney

SAN MARCOS, Texas  (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy baseball team fell to the host Texas State, 11-6, in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Bobcat Ballpark. Troy (32-25) battled back after falling behind 2-0 due…

Troy Outdoor preps for NCAA East Preliminaries

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy outdoor track and field team is set to compete in the NCAA East Preliminaries, which begins on Thursday and ends on Saturday. The Trojans are sending seven athletes competing in five events, after only…

Troy's Lucas Brown named Sun Belt Conference POTW

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)– Troy’ baseball’s Lucas Brown has been named Sun Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week, the Sun Belt conference announced on Monday. It’s the final Player of the Week award that will be given out this season. “This…

Trojans fall to South Alabama 8-3

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team fell in the series opener to No. 23 South Alabama, 8-3, in 10 innings at Riddle-Pace Field on Thursday night. “This is a tough one, it’s a tough loss,” head coach Mark…

Trojans' Benton & Day earn NFCA All-Region Honors

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy senior Kate Benton was named to the NFCA South Second Team All-Region and senior Hannah Day was named to the NFCA South Third Team All-Region on Thursday. Benton was named to the NFCA South Second…

Trojans ascend 2 spots to finish NCAA's Franklin Regional

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (troytrojans.com)  – Paced by under-par rounds from Jared Bettcher and Clayton Vannoy, the Troy men’s golf team climbed two spots into 11th place in Wednesday’s final round of the NCAA Franklin Regional at the Vanderbilt Legends Club. The…

Trojan linksters improve on day two of Franklin Regional

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (troytrojans.com) – Jared Bettcher fired a 4-under 68 and Calum Masters carded a 3-under 69 to lead a resurgent Troy men’s golf team on day two of the NCAA Franklin Regional. The Trojans shot 5-under as a team…

Troy Men’s Golf opens play at NCAA Franklin Regional

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy men’s golf team struggled to put together consistent rounds on day one of the NCAA Franklin Regional and the Trojans are in 13th place following Monday’s play at the Vanderbilt Legends Club. The Trojans,…

Troy track, cross country wrap Sun Belt Championships

LAFAYETTE, La. (troytrojans.com)  – Underclassman and various veterans led the Troy outdoor team to 50 points on the women’s side and 67 points on the men’s side as the Sun Belt Conference Championships concluded on Sunday night. “I am very…

Trojans triumph over Georgia State 4-2 in series opener

ATLANTA, Ga. (troytrojans.com) – A two-run 11th inning lifted Troy to a 4-2 series-opening win over Georgia State on Friday night at the GSU Baseball Complex in Atlanta. Steven Whitaker, who entered the game as a defensive substitution at center…

Troy falls to Georgia State to conclude 2016 season

MOBILE, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy softball team fell to Georgia State, 8-0, in the seventh game of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at Jaguar Field. Georgia State (32-27) struck first and put up four runs in the bottom of…

Trojans track & field ready for Sun Belt Championships

LAFAYETTE, La. (troytrojans.com) – After a weekend off, the Troy outdoor track and field team will compete in the Sun Belt Conference Championship, which begins on Friday at the Cajuns Track/Soccer Facility. "I'm excited to see how the kids compete,"…

Troy Volleyball reveals 2016 schedule

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Head coach Sonny Kirkpatrick and the Troy volleyball team released the Trojans’ 2016 schedule on Thursday.  The schedule features 13 matches at Trojan Arena, highlighted by a strong Trojan Invitational field and a visit from the…

Troy softball opens Sun Belt tourney with UT-Arlington

MOBILE, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy softball team clinched the No. 6 seed in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament and will face No. 7 UT Arlington on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Jaguar Field. Troy (30-23, 11-13 Sun Belt) is…

Trojans eye this week's SEC gauntlet

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy baseball team wraps up mid-week play hosting No. 3 Mississippi State on Wednesday at 6 p.m. for a white out game, but not before traveling to Auburn for a Tuesday night SEC Network +…

Trojans welcome Gator hoops transfer DeVon Walker

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Troy men’s basketball head coach Phil Cunningham continued to load up on top talent this spring as the Trojans will welcome University of Florida graduate transfer DeVon Walker to the program. Walker saw action in 85…

Bennett lifts Troy past UL-Monroe 5-3

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Grant Bennett tossed his first complete game of the season – fifth of his career – and struck out seven leading Troy to a 5-3 victory over ULM on Friday night at Riddle-Pace Field. “Grant was…

Troy softball's regular season finale at South Alabama

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy softball team wraps up its 2016 regular season schedule with a road trip to Mobile for a conference match-up against the South Alabama Jaguars at Jaguar Field this weekend. A doubleheader will be played…

32 Troy Student-Athletes receive degrees

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Troy University held its 2016 Spring Commencement ceremonies in Trojan Arena on Friday and 32 current and former Troy student-athletes were among the some 800 students who received their degrees. The Troy graduating class had representation…

Trojans prevail in pitching duel, best Hornets 3-1

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (bamastatesports.com)  – The Alabama State baseball team lost a pitchers’ duel to Troy 3-1 Wednesday night at the Wheeler-Watkins Baseball Complex. The Hornets (31-15) scored in the fourth inning on a bases loaded hit-by-pitch to Dillon Cooper, scoring…

Troy reveals Trojan Tour 16 dates

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  - Troy University head coaches and athletic administrators will hit the road again this summer (May 31 – June 16) and trek across the Southeast for Trojan Tour '16, brought to you by Guardian Credit Union. The…

Trojan, Hornet rematch on tap Wednesday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team will travel to Montgomery for a Wednesday night game against Alabama State at 6 p.m. The game will be aired live on 94.7 WTBF FM and will be available all weekend at…

Troy Football Player Killed in Motorcycle Crash

A Troy University football player has died following a motorcycle crash in Alabama. Gulf Shores Police Sgt. Jonathan Woodruff tells local news outlets that 19-year-old Nathan Harris was driving a motorcycle…

Trojans' Lone Star weekend plans

SAN MARCOS, Texas (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team hits the road to take on Texas State for a three game series at Bobcat Ballpark in San Marcos, Texas. The first game of the series set to begin on Friday…

Trojans win Sun Belt Golf Championship

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (sunbeltsports.com) - In a thrilling Sun Belt Match Play final, No. 2 seed Troy topped No. 1 seed Georgia State on Wednesday afternoon 3-2 in extra holes to win the conference championship. Troy's Luke Moser hit a…

Troy Men’s Tennis Falls in Sun Belt Quarterfinal

NEW ORLEANS, La  (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy men’s tennis team saw its season come to an end in a 4-1 quarterfinal loss to Appalachian State on Friday in the Sun Belt Championships at the City Park/Pepsi Tennis Center. Troy (15-14),…

Troy Women to play in 2016 San Juan Shootout

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women’s basketball program and head coach Chanda Rigby announced on Friday that the Trojans have been selected to play in the 2016 San Juan Shootout.  The defending Sun Belt tournament champions will play two…

Troy announces 2016 Homecoming opponent

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Troy’s mid-October game against Georgia State has been selected as the 2016 Homecoming contest, Troy Athletics Director Jeremy McClain announced Friday. Homecoming is officially set for Oct. 15 as Georgia State will make its second visit to…

Trojans commend NCAA's APR results

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Troy student-athletes continued their outstanding performance in the classroom as five programs ranked among the leaders in the Sun Belt Conference in the latest NCAA Academic Progress Rate numbers released this week. All of Troy’s athletic…

Troy Tennis Trio earn All-Sun Belt Honors

NEW ORLEANS, La (troytrojans.com) – Three Troy tennis student-athletes were named to the Sun Belt All-Conference tennis teams, the league office announced at a pre-championship banquet on Thursday night. For the Troy women, sophomore Sanae Ohta was a first-team singles…

Trojans prep for T-Day

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy football team wraps its second spring practice under head coach Neal Brown on Saturday with Troy's annual T-Day Spring Game presented by Southeast Alabama Medical Center. Kickoff is set for 12:30 p.m. in Veterans…

Georgia Tech softball edges Troy 2-1

ATLANTA, Ga (troytrojans.com) – The Troy softball team dropped a hard-fought game, 2-1, in a true pitcher’s duel at Georgia Tech on Wednesday at Shirley Clements Mewborn Field. Jenna Goodrich (7-14) picked up the win for the Yellow Jackets in…

Troy Tennis set for Sun Belt Championships

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The brackets have been released for this week’s Sun Belt Tennis Championships with the Troy men’s team earning the No. 3 seed and the Troy women’s team earning the No. 5 seed.  Both teams will play…

Tide's comeback trips Trojans 5-3

TUSCALOOSA, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Alabama scored the final two runs in the eighth inning and took a 5-3 lead as Troy fell on Tuesday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the game tied at three, Alabama (23-14) scored two runs in…

Gov. Bentley Declares April 19, 'DeMarcus Ware Day'

Alabama native and NFL star DeMarcus Ware was honored by Alabama Governor Robert Bentley and the state legislature following a standout season with the Denver Broncos. Bentley on Tuesday honored the outside linebacker at a ceremony declaring April 19 as…

Trojan trio nab All-Sun Belt golf honors

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – A trio of Troy women’s golfers were named to the All-Sun Belt Conference Team, the league office announced at a banquet Monday night following the second round of the Sun Belt Championship. Fátima Fernández Cano was…

Troy women slip to 2nd at Sun Belt Championship

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla (troytrojans.com) – The Troy women’s golf team shot a 310 in Monday’s second round of the Sun Belt Women’s Golf Championship at the Raven Golf Course; the Trojans slipped into second place, while freshman Bianca Lohbauer is…

Troy's defending Sun Belt golf champs look to repeat

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Troy, the two-time defending Sun Belt Conference women’s golf champions, heads to the Raven Golf Course in Miramar Beach, Fla., looking to build on a successful spring and claim its third straight Sun Belt title. Play…

Trojans set to host Texas State Bobcats this weekend

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy softball team is back at home this weekend and will play host to the Texas State Bobcats in a three-game Sun Belt series at the Troy Softball Complex. A doubleheader will be played on…

Geneva's Lacy Stafford signs with Trojans

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women's basketball program and head coach Chanda Rigby announced the addition of local high school standout Lacy Stafford on Wednesday.  Stafford joins an incoming class that already features three other incoming freshmen. “Our program…

Samford softball triumphs over Troy 8-6

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy softball team dropped a close game against in-state rival Samford, 8-6, on Wednesday at the Troy Softball Complex. Kate Benton and Carli Kayler both had two hits on the day while Hannah Day, Meg…

Trojan hoops celebrates inking Kevin Baker

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Troy men’s basketball head coach Phil Cunningham announced Wednesday the signing of junior college point guard Kevin Baker. "We are very excited about Kevin Baker's decision to continue his career as a student-athlete here at Troy,”…

Troy hosts Samford in mid-week contest

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – After a six-game road stretch, the Troy softball team returns home on Wednesday to host Samford in a mid-week non-conference matchup at the Troy Softball Complex beginning at 4 p.m. Troy (25-14) took the conference series…

Troy to Celebrate DeMarcus Ware Day on April 19

TROY, Alabama (troytrojans.com) – Super Bowl champion and former Troy Trojan great DeMarcus Ware will be honored by the state of Alabama, Troy University and the city of Troy on Tuesday, April 19, as it will officially be DeMarcus Ware…

Lady Trojan netters nearly upset GSU

CLARKSTON, Ga (troytrojans.com)  – For the second time in less than two weeks, the Troy women’s tennis team nearly knocked off a top-50 Sun Belt opponent, this time falling to No. 46 Georgia State, 4-3, on the road at GSU’s…

Trojans prep for first Spring scrimmage Saturday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – With Troy at the unofficial midway point of spring practice, head coach Neal Brown will lead his squad through the first scrimmage of spring camp on Saturday in Veterans Memorial Stadium. Practice is slated to begin…

Trojans' baseball hosts Appy State this weekend

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – After playing five straight non-conference games, Troy baseball returns to conference play and welcomes Appalachian State to Riddle-Pace Field for a three-game series with the first game beginning on Friday at 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday’s…

Trojan netters blank JSU, thump Alabama A & M

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy men’s tennis team played a pair of matches at home on Wednesday, shutting out Jacksonville State, 7-0, and beating Alabama A&M, 6-1.  The Trojans have now won 10 of their last 11 matches ahead…

Trojans bullpen holds in 5-3 win over Samford

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – With the bases loaded and two outs in the top of the ninth, Corey Childress fielded a ground ball and threw it to first for the final out to seal 5-3 victory for the Trojans on…

Troy Men’s Tennis returns with pair of home matches

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy men’s tennis team hasn’t played a competitive match in over three weeks, but will return on Wednesday when it hosts a pair of matches at the Lunsford Tennis Complex.  The Trojans will host Alabama…

Diamond Trojans host Samford on Trivia Tuesday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team hosts Samford at Riddle-Pace Field for Trivia Tuesday at 6 p.m. Troy (16-13) is coming off a weekend series win over New Orleans. The Trojans blasted seven home runs in the series…

Masters Leads No. 53 on Day Two of the Hootie

AWENDAW, S.C. (troytrojans.com) - Calum Masters fired a 3-under 69 with five straight birdies over his final six holes to lead the No. 53 Troy men's golf team in the second round of the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at…

Troy leads Rebel Intercollegiate

OXFORD, Miss (troytrojans.com) – Gabi Oubre’ fired a 1-under 71 to lead the Troy women’s golf team in Friday’s opening round of the Rebel Intercollegiate at the Ole Miss Golf Course. Oubre’ is tied for the individual lead, while the…

Lady Trojans step out for South Carolina weekend

COLUMBIA, S.C. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy softball team will take a break from Sun Belt Conference play this weekend as it travels to Columbia, S.C., to take on the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday and Sunday at the Carolina Softball…

Rain dampens Troy's throwback weekend plans

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Friday’s series opener against New Orleans has been postponed due to inclement weather and there will be a doubleheader slated for Saturday. The doubleheader on Saturday is set to begin at 1 p.m., with the second…

Troy Women’s Golf wraps Spring at Rebel Intercollegiate

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy women’s golf team heads to the Ole Miss Golf Couse for the Rebel Intercollegiate the weekend for the Trojans’ final tune up prior to the Sun Belt Conference Championship. Troy moved up six spots…

Lady Trojan netters fall to South Alabama

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women’s tennis team pushed its rival to brink, but in the end lost to No. 43 South Alabama, 4-3, at the Lunsford Tennis Complex on Wednesday. Troy (10-5, 2-1) and South Alabama (17-4, 4-0)…

Trojans turn back clock to 1986 Championship this weekend

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – In celebration of the 30th anniversary of its 1986 National Championship, Troy baseball will host 80s Weekend at Riddle-Pace Field this weekend.  The three-game series against New Orleans, which begins on Friday at 6 p.m., will…

Trojans take two from Kennesaw State's Owls

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy softball team bounced back on Tuesday night at the Troy Softball Complex taking a doubleheader from Kennesaw State, winning 6-2 in game one and 8-2 in game two.   TROY 6, KENNESAW STATE 2…

Troy softball hosts Kennesaw State Tuesday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy softball team will hit the field on Tuesday as it hosts Kennesaw State in a doubleheader at the Troy Softball Complex beginning at 3 p.m. The Trojans (21-10) are looking to bounce back after…

Troy Softball Hosts No. 5 UL Lafayette

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Two of the top slugging teams in the country meet this weekend as Troy plays host to No. 5 UL Lafayette in a three-game Sun Belt Conference series at the Troy Softball Complex. The two teams…

Trojans travel to Little Rock for Sun Belt series

LITTLE ROCK, Ark (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team is set for a three-game series with Sun Belt Conference foe, Little Rock, at Gary Hogan Field beginning Thursday at 6 p.m. Friday’s first pitch is also set for 6 p.m.,…

Troy stumps Alabama A & M 8-0 on Tuesday's trivia night

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) - Three Troy, Ala., natives were key contributors in Troy baseball's 8-0 shutout victory over Alabama A&M on Tuesday night at Riddle-Pace Field. Joey Denison had a 4-for-5 night at the dish and accounted for three RBIs.…

Troy Baseball Hosts Alabama A&M on Trivia Tuesday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Troy baseball returns to the diamond to host Alabama A&M for “Trivia Tuesday” on Tuesday night at Riddle-Pace Field. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. Troy (12-9) is coming off its first Sun Belt series…

Troy Football Opens Spring Practice Tuesday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – The Troy football team opens its second spring practice under head coach Neal Brown at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on the practice fields behind Trojan Arena. The Trojans have 15 practices scheduled for the spring, including the…

Lady Trojans toppled by Oregon State 73-31

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Ruth Hamblin had 18 points, 18 rebounds and five blocks as Oregon State dominated early and cruised to a 73-31 win over Troy in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Friday. Sydney Wiese…

Troy Women set for Oregon State; NCAA First Round

CORVALLIS, Or (troytrojans.com)  – The 15-seed Troy women’s basketball team will make its second NCAA Championships appearance on Friday when it faces 2-seed Oregon State at Gill Coliseum. The Trojans and Beavers will tipoff at 4 p.m. CT on ESPN2…

Troy Athletics to host NCAA Tournament Watch Party

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Troy Athletics has announced that it will host a watch part for the Troy women’s basketball NCAA First Round game against Oregon State.  All Troy fans and students are invited to The Brick on Highway 231…

Trojan netter Andy Lau earns Sun Belt honor

NEW ORLEANS, La  (troytrojans.com)  – Troy men’s tennis sophomore Andy Lau has been named the Sun Belt Student-Athlete of the Week, the conference announced on Wednesday. Lau led the Trojans to a 5-1 week, including two wins over ranked opponents…

Troy Women’s Tennis Wins Over EKU

WALTON BEACH, Fla (troytrojans.com) – The No. 74 Troy women’s tennis team returned to action on Tuesday and knocked off Eastern Kentucky, 4-1, on a neutral court at the Ft. Walton Beach Tennis Center. Troy (9-4) grabbed a critical doubles…

Troy Softball Looking to Bounce Back Against Florida A&M

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy softball team hosts Florida A&M at the Troy Softball Complex on Wednesday with the first pitch set for 5 p.m. The Trojans (17-7) dropped the series against Georgia State last weekend in the 2016…

Lady Trojans' Rainey Named Sun Belt Pitcher of the Week

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – After making three dominant appearances this past week, Troy’s Ashley Rainey has been named the Sun Belt as Pitcher of the Week. Rainey posted a 1.21 ERA over 17.1 innings of work against UAB and Georgia…

Troy NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Ticket Information

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com)  – Fans wishing to follow the Troy women’s basketball team to Corvallis, Ore., for the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament can purchase tickets beginning at 11 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday morning. All ticket sales will be handled through the…

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