Troy women’s basketball topples South Alabama

Scott Shelton Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team overcame a double-digit deficit Saturday afternoon to defeat South Alabama 82-71 in Trojan Arena and extended its winning streak to four games. The Trojans were led by sophomore guard Kayla Robinson, whose 28 points, 11 rebounds and six assists earned her a second consecutive Sun Belt Player Read More

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Robinson’s double-double lifts Troy to 3rd straight win

Scott Shelton Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team picked up two Sun Belt Conference wins on the road last week, defeating Louisiana-Monroe 86-79 on Thursday and Louisiana 62-55 on Saturday. The Trojans were led by sophomore guard Kayla Robinson, who combined for 42 points in the two games. That, along with her double-double in Saturday’s Read More

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Robinson, Rivers guide women’s hoops to victory over App. State

Scott Shelton Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team lost to Sun Belt opponent Coastal Carolina 97-92 on Saturday, but rebounded to defeat Appalachian State 81-74 to pick up its third conference win of the season. The Trojans fell behind early to Coastal Carolina and trailed by 10 at halftime. By the end of the third Read More

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Rivers’ 25 not enough as Troy loses in Mobile

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team lost its first of two meetings with in-state rival South Alabama, coming up short 79-68 on Saturday in Mobile. The Trojans were led by a career outing from sophomore forward Amber Rivers, whose 25 points were a career and game-high. Rivers shot 11-20 from the field, followed Read More

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Record-setting defense paces Trojans in win

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer In the first game back from fall break, the Troy women’s basketball team cruised past Tennessee State 95-66 Monday night in Nashville, Tennessee. The 3-1 Trojans tormented Tennessee State on its home court, outscoring the hosts in every quarter and forcing Tennessee State to commit 46 turnovers, a new Troy program high. Read More

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