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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 Player of the Week recognition. Chunn played a crucial role in Troy’s Thursday night 28-21 win against South Alabama to…

Silvers’ 395 yards passing leads Troy over S. Alabama 28-21

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – Brandon Silvers passed for a career-high 395 yards and rallied Troy with the final 18 points to beat South Alabama 28-21 on Thursday night. Silvers delivered the key strike on a 42-yard pass to Sidney Davis that moved the Trojans (6-1, 4-0 Sun Belt Conference) to the 1 with 1:22 left. The South Alabama (3-4, 0-4)…

Trojans’ “Battle for the Belt” set for national stage Thursday in Mobile

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – Winners of four straight games, Troy travels to Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Thursday night for the “Battle for the Belt” when the Trojans takes on in-state rival South Alabama. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. and the game will be televised nationally on ESPNU. Off to the best start in its FBS history, Troy (5-1, 3-0 Sun…

Trojans’ Ryan Kay takes Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy senior kicker Ryan Kay was named Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time this season following his strong performance on Saturday as the Trojans defeated Georgia State 31-21. Kay, a graduate student from Jonesboro, Ga., was a perfect three-for-three on field goals against the Panthers and accounted for Troy’s first…

Silvers has late TD tosses, Troy holds off Georgia St. 31-21

TROY, Ala. (AP) – Brandon Silvers threw two touchdown tosses in the fourth quarter as Troy held off Georgia State 31-21 in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday. Georgia State scored to close within 10 and was driving midway through the final quarter when Junior Gnonkonde sacked Conner Manning, causing a fumble. Troy’s Baron Poole fell on the loose ball…

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 and Panthers in the Sun Belt clash is set for 2:34 p.m. and tickets are available by visiting TroyTrojans.com/Tickets. The…

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 in the first five games. We practiced three times last week and really took advantage of the off time. We…

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 on Friday night and a three set loss to Georgia Southern on Sunday. The Trojans look to snap a nine-match…

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 improves to 4-1 on the season and 2-0 in Sun Belt Conference play with the victory; it is the best…

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 goals from 21- and 42-yards out to take a 6-0 lead midway through the first quarter. Troy responded with gusto….