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Barker, Billingsley boost Troy over Georgia Southern

Nov. 9, 2019 7:50 PM EST

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Kaleb Barker threw for 330 yards and three touchdowns, DK Billingsley rushed for 163 yards and two more scores, and Troy defeated Georgia Southern 49-28 on Saturday. Troy (4-5, 2-3 Sun Belt) scored the game's first 14 points and went on to lead 27-14 at halftime. Georgia Southern (5-4,...

Marable's late score gives Coastal Carolina 1st league win

Nov. 2, 2019 7:21 PM EDT

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — CJ Marable crashed into the end zone in the final seconds of the game, then skirted around the left side for the 2-point conversion to give Coastal Carolina a 36-35 win over Troy on Saturday afternoon. The Chanticleers fell short on the initial conversion try but Troy was called for...

Ellington, Barnett lead Georgia State past Troy 52-33

Oct. 26, 2019 10:43 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Dan Ellington threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more as Georgia State beat Troy 52-33 on Saturday night. Ellington had 189 yards passing for the Panthers (6-2, 3-1 Sun Belt Conference), who are on a four-game win streak. Tra Barnett ran for a career-high 242 yards and had two...

Troy tops South Alabama 37-13 in Battle for the Belt

Oct. 16, 2019 11:35 PM EDT

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Kaleb Barker connected with receiver Kaylon Geiger for two touchdowns and Troy beat in-state rival South Alabama 37-13 on Wednesday night in the Battle for the Belt. Will Sunderland made it 30-13 with an easy interception, returning it 27 yards early in the fourth quarter for Troy's...

Bryant bounces back to lead Missouri over Mississippi

Oct. 13, 2019 12:42 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Last week, when he heard a pop in his left knee after being hit low, Missouri quarterback Kelly Bryant briefly saw his college football career pass before his eyes. The injury wasn't as bad as it looked, and Bryant played like his old self in a 38-27 victory over Mississippi on...

Missouri out to stop Ole Miss ground game in SEC matchup

Oct. 11, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

Ole Miss coach Matt Luke has watched every game Missouri has played this season, and he was no doubt excited by the way Wyoming ran wild against the Tigers in their season opener. It should have portended good things for the Rebels' own vaunted rushing attack. But the more Luke looked at the video, the more he...

Missouri QB Bryant injured in 42-10 rout of Troy

Oct. 5, 2019 9:31 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The only drama in the second half of Missouri's 42-10 victory over Troy on Saturday revolved around a player who was in the locker room. Senior quarterback Kelly Bryant was knocked out of the game late in the first half with an apparent knee injury, and the Tigers' dreams of contending...

Troy heads to Missouri with another upset in mind

Oct. 4, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

Among the many reasons former Troy coach Neal Brown earned the job at West Virginia was his success against programs from Power Five conferences, including a win at Nebraska last season. It’s hardly the only time the Trojans have tussled with a big-name school, too. There was the upset win at No. 25 LSU...

Layne Hatcher leads Arkansas State in debut 50-43 over Troy

Sep. 28, 2019 10:48 PM EDT

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama-transfer Layne Hatcher passed for 440 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions in his debut as a starter and Arkansas State held off Troy 50-43 in the Sun Belt Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night. Hatcher's pass was intercepted by Carlton Martial, setting the...

Arkansas State QB Bonner out for season with hand injury

Sep. 26, 2019 6:36 PM EDT

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State quarterback Logan Bonner will miss the rest of the season with an injured throwing hand. An Arkansas State spokesman said Bonner had surgery on his right hand Wednesday. Bonner, a junior, led the Sun Belt Conference with 1,052 yards passing in four games and had 10...