The Trojans of Troy traveled to Las Cruces to do battle with the red hot New Mexico State Aggies and came away with a 27-24 victory on Saturday. The Aggies proved resilient in the contest, coming back from a 20-3 deficit and pulling within a field goal in the final quarter. Troy's timely offensive responses … Continue reading Troy Holds Off New Mexico State on the Road to Win 27-24
Students at Troy University are in the middle of their first full week on campus and are patiently awaiting the arrival of a highly anticipated 2017 season. The Trojans roared to 10 wins last year after going 4-8 in 2016. Head coach Neal Brown now has a new challenge, one that Troy has never faced … Continue reading Official Troy Trojan 2017 Preview: Rebuilding the Wall
With the putrid garbage fire the NBA calls a “playoff” nearing its end, it’s finally time to talk a little football. This year’s schedule features several intriguing non-conference group of five games, no power five teams involved, and we’ll hit four of those with this list today. Oregon State at Colorado State August 26 … Continue reading Top G5 Non-Conference Matchups of 2017
Antonio Garcia College: Troy Position: Offensive Tackle Height/Weight: 6-6/302 College Stats: 42 career starts. After slipping through the Atlanta recruiting cracks, Antonio Garcia became the anchor for a Troy offense that led the Sun Belt in scoring offense and in passing offense in 2016. Most importantly for Garcia, Troy was tied for first in the … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Antonio Garcia, Troy
ESPN released its updated Football Power Index this week and ranked every team by its latest numbers. The FPI is defined by ESPN as a measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of a team's performance going forward for the rest of the season. FPI represents how many points above … Continue reading Breaking Down the Latest FPI Numbers in the Sun Belt
Game Time: 7:20 PM EST, Friday, March 17th Location: Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, South Carolina Television: TBS Troy Trojans (22-14 overall, 10-8 Sun Belt Conference) Troy is in the Dance for just the second time in school history after head coach Phil Cunningham orchestrated a historical turnaround. The Trojans had won just 30 … Continue reading 2017 NCAA Tournament East Region Preview: Troy Trojans vs Duke Blue Devils
Landing one team into the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is a time-honored Sun Belt tradition seldom broken, especially of late. It's not as if the Sun Belt hasn't featured great teams – Little Rock and Georgia State have recorded Big Dance wins the last two years. But rarely does the Sun Belt give birth to … Continue reading A two-bid Big Dance conference? The Sun Belt’s solid non-con makes its case.