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Suspect Arrested in Troy Hungry Howie’s Armed Robbery

On March 14, 2016 at approximately 4:00pm the Troy Police Department arrested 22 year old Trey Mathew Jiles of Troy on two counts of Robbery First Degree. Jiles is responsible for the February 18th and March 9th robbery of Hungry Howies Pizza on U.S. 231 in Troy. Investigators executed a search warrant on Jiles’ residence and recovered articles of clothing and a handgun that was…

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 Oregon State ticket office. Troy, the 2016 Sun Belt Tournament Champions, will face Oregon State in the NCAA First Round…

Lady Trojans draw Oregon State in NCAA Tournament’s 1st round

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Troy women’s basketball, the 2016 Sun Belt Tournament Champions, learned on Monday night that they will face Oregon State in the NCAA First Round. The Trojans earned a 15-seed in the Dallas Region and will face the 2-seed Oregon State on Friday at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Ore. Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. CT in…

No. 51 Troy Tied for Third Following Day One of Seminole Intercollegiate

TALLAHASSEE, Florida (troytrojans.com) – Paced by a 3-under from Jared Bettcher, the No. 51 Troy men’s golf team is tied for third place following the opening round in a loaded field at the Seminole Intercollegiate. Troy is tied with No. 4 Florida State, three shots up on No. 23 Penn State and five shots up on No. 3 Auburn. James…

Troy Women Will Play for Title After Upset of Arkansas State

NEW ORLEANS (troytrojans.com) – The offense came to life and the Troy women’s basketball team needed every bit of it in a 96-89 win over top-seeded Arkansas State in the Sun Belt Championships semifinals on Friday at Lakefront Arena. Troy’s moves on to Saturday’s championship game where it will play either Little Rock or UL Lafayette with a spot in…

Diamond Trojans open Sun Belt play at home Friday

TROY, Ala (troytrojans.com) – After playing nine of its last ten games away from Riddle-Pace Field, the Troy baseball team returns home to open conference play with a weekend series against No. 16 UL Lafayette. The series opening game will begin on Friday at 6 p.m. with Saturday’s first pitch set for 3 p.m. and Sunday’s finale is slated for…

Troy Men’s Tennis Sweeps Pair of Matches

WALTON BEACH, Fla (troytrojans.com) – The Troy men’s tennis team picked up a pair of 4-0 victories on Thursday, shutting out Mercer and Radford at the the Ft. Walton Beach Tennis Center.  With the two wins, Troy (8-10) has now won seven of its last eight matches, including each of its last four. In the first match of the day,…

Trojans Blank Jacksonville State 10-0

JACKSONVILLE, Ala (troytrojans.com) – In his first start as a Trojan, Houston Mabray helped lead the Troy baseball team to a 10-0 shutout victory over Jacksonville State on Wednesday night at Rudy Abbot Field. Mabray (1-0) pitched six shutout innings, allowed four hits, walked two and struck out four earning his first win as a Trojan. He closed out the…

Troy Women Storm Back in Second Half to Advance to Sun Belt Semifinals

NEW ORLEANS, La (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy women’s basketball team came alive in the second half and stormed back to beat South Alabama, 62-49, in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Championships at Lakefront Arena on Wednesday.  Troy will now make the first Sun Belt semifinal appearance in program history when it takes on Arkansas State on Friday. Troy (18-12)…

Troy’s Wesley Person Named Sun Belt Student-Athlete of the Week

Troy sophomore Wesley Person has been named the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Monday afternoon. Person led the conference in scoring last week as he averaged 29 points in Troy’s two road games.

  Troy’s Wesley Person Named Sun Belt Student-Athlete of the Week   TROY, Alabama – Troy sophomore Wesley Person has been named the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Monday afternoon. Person led the conference in scoring last week as he averaged 29 points in Troy’s two road games.   The award is…