Troy beats Florida International 42-33 - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Troy beats Florida International 42-33

Associated Press - October 17, 2009 11:24 PM ET

MIAMI (AP) - Levi Brown threw three touchdown passes and Troy defeated Florida International 42-33 on Saturday night.

The Trojans, who won their fourth straight, had 563 yards of offense, including 391 by Brown.

Brown was 28 for 37 and threw consecutive touchdown passes in a 21-point second quarter for Troy (4-2, 3-0 Sun Belt Conference).

Brown connected with Jerrel Jernigan for 40 yards and the first of 3-straight TDs for the Trojans in the third quarter.

Jernigan finished with 97 yards on five catches.

DuJuan Harris had 86 yards on 18 carries for Troy, who trailed 10-7 before the 21-point outburst.

Florida International (1-5, 1-2) was led by Paul McCall with 257 yards, two touchdowns and an interception on 27 of 48 passing.

McCall threw a 2-yard TD pass to Jason Frierson as time expired to cut Troy's lead to nine.

Copyright 2009 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly