Troy beats Louisiana-Monroe 34-16
TROY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Troy Trojans defeated the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks at Veterans Memorial Stadium Saturday evening.
The Trojans were first to add points in the game as Brooks Bruce scored a 35-yard field goal - with 3:09 left in the first quarter.
Troy went on to score three more unanswered scored in the second quarter. But just before halftime, the Warhawks managed to score a 27-yard field goal as they trailed the Trojans 20-3.
With 12 minutes left in the third quarter, Troy scored a 5-yard rushing touchdown, extending their lead over LM.
The Warhawks tried to answer that score with a 12-yard rushing TD of their own - with 7:25 left to play in the third quarter.
Both teams added touchdowns in the fourth quarter, but the Troy Trojans prevailed, 34-16.
Troy, 8-2, will travel to Jonesboro, Ark. to play Arkansas State next Saturday at 2 p.m. CT.
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