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Men’s basketball loses two home games

Michael Shipma Staff Writer The Troy men’s basketball team has now lost three games in a row, the latest being home games to rival South Alabama 71-67, and to UL-Lafayette 84-80 in overtime. The Trojans (9-15, 4-11 Sun Belt) have only five games remaining in the regular season, which are all conference games. They have now Read More

Men’s basketball wins on the road

Michael Shipma Staff Writer The Troy men’s basketball team split its last two games with a loss at home to ULM in overtime 58-55 and a victory on the road against UT Arlington 55-54. With that win, the Trojans (8-12, 3-8 Sun Belt) snapped a four-game losing streak. The Trojans’ first game was on Thursday, Jan. Read More

Men’s basketball continues to struggle

Michael Shipma Staff Writer The Troy men’s basketball team has now lost four of its last five games this season, including losses at UALR on Thursday, Jan. 22, and at home on Saturday, Jan. 24, against Arkansas State. After Saturday’s game, the Trojans (7-11, 2-7 Sun Belt) closed off a 10-day stretch in which they played Read More

Men’s basketball snaps Georgia Southern’s streak

Michael Shipma Staff Writer The Troy men’s basketball team lost two of its last three contests, losing at Louisiana-Monroe 63-54, defeating Georgia Southern 75-71 at home, and losing at home to Appalachian State 69-64. The Trojans’ (7-9, 2-5 Sun Belt) first contest was on the road Thursday, Jan. 15, against conference opponent Louisiana-Monroe, which was 4-1 Read More

Men’s basketball splits the home opener

Michael Shipma Staff Writer The Troy men’s basketball team split its first two games this season, with a win against Brewton-Parker, 85-71, and a 74-64 loss against Ole Miss. The Trojans (1-1, 0-0 Sun Belt) opened their season at home on Friday, Nov. 14, against a Brewton-Parker team that was able to hang with Troy through Read More

Men’s basketball beats West Florida

Jill Odom Sports Editor The Troy men’s basketball team enjoyed triumph against West Florida, 72-63, in its first exhibition match on Thursday, Nov. 6. The team is full of new members, with only senior forward Kevin Thomas and sophomore guard Kelton Ford returning from last season, but that didn’t stop the Trojans from pulling out a Read More

Men’s basketball falls to UALR during Sun Belt Tournament

Gabe Sadetsky Staff Writer    Troy’s men’s basketball punched their ticket to the Sun Belt Tournament in New Orleans by drilling Texas State 72-50 on senior night at Trojan Arena, Saturday, March 8. Unfortunately for Troy, their time inside Lakefront Arena was short-lived, as they fell to Arkansas-Little Rock in the first round this past Thursday, Read More

Men’s basketball falls to UALR but kills the Warhawks

Gabe Sadetsky Staff Writer  Troy men’s basketball team fell at home to Arkansas-Little Rock Thursday, Feb. 27, in a low-scoring struggle, 62-55. The game saw the men of Troy have one of their best defensive performances of the season, only to have it haunted with 20 team turnovers. Troy’s leading scorer, senior forward Tevin Calhoun, fouled Read More

Williams and Calhoun lead men’s basket

(PHOTO/Joshua Thurston)   Caleb Odom Sports Editor   The Troy men’s basketball team began the Phil Cunningham era with a lopsided 105-68 exhibition win over Victory University Tuesday night, Oct. 29, at home. Senior guard and preseason All-Sun Belt player Hunter Williams led the Trojans with 23 points while senior forward Tevin Calhoun finished with a Read More