South Alabama fends off Troy, wins 24-18.

Michael Shipma Sports Editor   The Troy football team fell to rival South Alabama 24-18 on Saturday, Oct. 3, in front of a blacked-out crowd in Veterans Memorial Stadium. With the defeat, the Trojans (1-3,…

South Alabama edges Troy in “Battle for the…

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy football team fell 24-18 at home to South Alabama on Saturday, Oct. 10, losing the inaugural “Battle for the Belt” trophy to its rival. Despite tremendous effort and solid…

Troy to face SEC powerhouse Mississippi State

Michael Shipma Sports Editor Following a disappointing home loss to South Alabama last week, the Troy football team will face another tough road test at Mississippi State. The matchup with the SEC powerhouse will be…

“Battle for the Belt” preview

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The “Battle of the Belt”, the recently announced title of the Troy-South Alabama rivalry, will be played for the first time under that name in Veterans Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Oct.…

Trojans wreck the Bucs

Michael Shipma Sports Editor Troy football picked up its first win of the season on Saturday, Sept. 12, when it defeated Charleston Southern 44-16 under the lights of Veterans Memorial Stadium. Senior wide receiver Teddy…

Troy to face ranked powerhouse Wisconsin

Michael Kastner Contributor Coming off a victory in its home opener, Troy travels to Madison, Wisconsin this weekend to face a perennial powerhouse from the Big Ten, the Wisconsin Badgers. “Wisconsin is about what you…

Trojans pick up first win in home opener

Michael Kastner Staff Writer The Troy football team defeated Charleston Southern 44-16 to earn its first win of the season on Saturday, Sept. 12. Troy took the lead on the first possession with a touchdown…