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  • Troy's Brandon Lockridge wins Rawlings Gold Glove Award

    Troy's Brandon Lockridge wins Rawlings Gold Glove Award

    Thursday, June 21 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-21 20:01:56 GMT
    Brandon Lockridge (Source: Troy Athletics)Brandon Lockridge (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Brandon Lockridge (Source: Troy Athletics)Brandon Lockridge (Source: Troy Athletics)

    After being drafted in the 5th round of the 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft earlier this month, Lockridge earned a prestigious honor Wednesday.

    After being drafted in the 5th round of the 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft earlier this month, Lockridge earned a prestigious honor Wednesday.

  • Tuskegee University scores new women's basketball coach

    Tuskegee University scores new women's basketball coach

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:11:24 GMT
    Trelanne Moore-Powell will be the next women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University. (Source: Tuskegee University Athletics)Trelanne Moore-Powell will be the next women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University. (Source: Tuskegee University Athletics)
    Trelanne Moore-Powell will be the next women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University. (Source: Tuskegee University Athletics)Trelanne Moore-Powell will be the next women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University. (Source: Tuskegee University Athletics)

    Trelanne Moore-Powell has been named the new women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University.

    Trelanne Moore-Powell has been named the new women's basketball head coach at Tuskegee University.

  • Troy names new men's tennis head coach

    Troy names new men's tennis head coach

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:50:41 GMT
    Rolando Vargas (Source: Troy Athletics)Rolando Vargas (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Rolando Vargas (Source: Troy Athletics)Rolando Vargas (Source: Troy Athletics)

    A familiar face returns to Trojan Territory, as Rolando Vargas has been named the new men's tennis head coach.

    A familiar face returns to Trojan Territory, as Rolando Vargas has been named the new men's tennis head coach.

  • Braves take ASU's Hernandez in 29th Round

    Braves take ASU's Hernandez in 29th Round

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-06-06 21:11:30 GMT
    Ray Hernandez was taken in the 29th round by the Atlanta Braves in the 2018 MLB Draft, (Source: Alabama State University Athletics)Ray Hernandez was taken in the 29th round by the Atlanta Braves in the 2018 MLB Draft, (Source: Alabama State University Athletics)

    Wednesday will be a day to remember for Alabama State third baseman Ray Hernandez. The Atlanta Braves took Hernandez in the 29th round (862nd) of the 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft.

    Wednesday will be a day to remember for Alabama State third baseman Ray Hernandez. The Atlanta Braves took Hernandez in the 29th round (862nd) of the 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft.

  • 2 Troy players taken on day 2 of MLB Draft

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-05 22:54:15 GMT
    Brandon Lockridge was drafted in the fith round by the New York Yankees. (Source: Troy University Athletics)Brandon Lockridge was drafted in the fith round by the New York Yankees. (Source: Troy University Athletics)

    Troy University's Brandon Lockridge became the fifth Troy baseball player in history to be drafted in the top five rounds, according to a Troy Athletics news release.

    Troy University's Brandon Lockridge became the fifth Troy baseball player in history to be drafted in the top five rounds, according to a Troy Athletics news release.

  • Faulkner pitcher taken in 10th round of MLB Draft

    Faulkner pitcher taken in 10th round of MLB Draft

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-06-05 22:32:27 GMT
    Faulkner right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken in the 10th round of the MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants. (Source: Faulkner Athletics)Faulkner right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken in the 10th round of the MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants. (Source: Faulkner Athletics)
    Faulkner right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken in the 10th round of the MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants. (Source: Faulkner Athletics)Faulkner right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken in the 10th round of the MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants. (Source: Faulkner Athletics)

    The Faulkner Eagles are celebrating one of their players Tuesday as he was taken in the 10th round of the 2018 MLB Draft. Right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken with the 286th pick by the San Francisco Giants.

    The Faulkner Eagles are celebrating one of their players Tuesday as he was taken in the 10th round of the 2018 MLB Draft. Right-handed pitcher Alex Dubord was taken with the 286th pick by the San Francisco Giants.

  • Faulkner's Reese Cooley named NAIA Second Team All-American

    Faulkner's Reese Cooley named NAIA Second Team All-American

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-06-05 21:17:05 GMT
    SOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTSSOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTS
    SOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTSSOURCE: WSFA 12 SPORTS

    Faulkner’s Reese Cooley has been named an NAIA second team All-American the home office announced this afternoon.

    Faulkner’s Reese Cooley has been named an NAIA second team All-American the home office announced this afternoon.

  • Trojans outslugged by Dawgs; Rematch with Duke in elimination game

    Trojans outslugged by Dawgs; Rematch with Duke in elimination game

    Sunday, June 3 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-06-03 19:37:45 GMT
    Troy fell to Georgia in Game 4 of the Athens Regional and will now have to play Duke in an elimination game later on Sunday. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy fell to Georgia in Game 4 of the Athens Regional and will now have to play Duke in an elimination game later on Sunday. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy fell to Georgia in Game 4 of the Athens Regional and will now have to play Duke in an elimination game later on Sunday. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy fell to Georgia in Game 4 of the Athens Regional and will now have to play Duke in an elimination game later on Sunday. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    It was a home run derby at Foley Field in Game 4 of the Athens Regional with the Georgia Bulldogs (39-19) outslugging the Troy Trojans (42-20) 11-7.

    It was a home run derby at Foley Field in Game 4 of the Athens Regional with the Georgia Bulldogs (39-19) outslugging the Troy Trojans (42-20) 11-7.

  • Troy notches first NCAA Regional win in 5 years

    Troy notches first NCAA Regional win in 5 years

    Friday, June 1 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-06-02 03:07:24 GMT
    The Troy Trojans won its first NCAA Regional game since 2013 with a 6-0 win over Duke Friday night. (Source: Troy Athletics)The Troy Trojans won its first NCAA Regional game since 2013 with a 6-0 win over Duke Friday night. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    The Troy Trojans won its first NCAA Regional game since 2013 with a 6-0 win over Duke Friday night. (Source: Troy Athletics)The Troy Trojans won its first NCAA Regional game since 2013 with a 6-0 win over Duke Friday night. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    It took a while, roughly 8 hours, but the Troy Trojans finally got their first NCAA Regional win under their belt since 2013.

    It took a while, roughly 8 hours, but the Troy Trojans finally got their first NCAA Regional win under their belt since 2013.

  • Troy baseball prepped for first NCAA Regional since 2013

    Troy baseball prepped for first NCAA Regional since 2013

    Thursday, May 31 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-05-31 23:16:29 GMT
    The Troy Trojans are making their first NCAA Regional appearance since 2013. (Source: Troy Athletics)The Troy Trojans are making their first NCAA Regional appearance since 2013. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    The Troy Trojans are making their first NCAA Regional appearance since 2013. (Source: Troy Athletics)The Troy Trojans are making their first NCAA Regional appearance since 2013. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    Troy baseball is now a day away from playing in its first NCAA regional game since the 2013 season.

    Troy baseball is now a day away from playing in its first NCAA regional game since the 2013 season.

  • Sun Belt announces 5 kick times for Trojans' 2018 season

    Sun Belt announces 5 kick times for Trojans' 2018 season

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:44:28 GMT
    Troy cornerback Blace Brown (pictured) and the Trojans will look to avenge a 24-13 loss in 2017 to Boise State Saturday Sept. 2. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy cornerback Blace Brown (pictured) and the Trojans will look to avenge a 24-13 loss in 2017 to Boise State Saturday Sept. 2. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy cornerback Blace Brown (pictured) and the Trojans will look to avenge a 24-13 loss in 2017 to Boise State Saturday Sept. 2. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy cornerback Blace Brown (pictured) and the Trojans will look to avenge a 24-13 loss in 2017 to Boise State Saturday Sept. 2. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    Thursday the Sun Belt Conference announced five game times, including the Trojans' season opener against Boise State.

    Thursday the Sun Belt Conference announced five game times, including the Trojans' season opener against Boise State.

  • Troy trio leading offensive charge

    Troy trio leading offensive charge

    Friday, May 11 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:33:48 GMT
    The Troy Trojans are 16-8 since they've shaken up their lineup and moved Drew Fredric into the no. 2 spot. (Source: WSFA 12 News)The Troy Trojans are 16-8 since they've shaken up their lineup and moved Drew Fredric into the no. 2 spot. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The trio of Matt Sanders, Drew Fredric, and Joey Denison has given opposing pitchers fits.

    The trio of Matt Sanders, Drew Fredric, and Joey Denison has given opposing pitchers fits.

  • Wetumpka girl, 8, joins ASU Women's Volleyball team

    Wetumpka girl, 8, joins ASU Women's Volleyball team

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-05-08 21:42:06 GMT
    8-year-old Mollie Beth Preston poses with her teammates on the ASU Women's Volleyball team. (Source: WSFA 12 News)8-year-old Mollie Beth Preston poses with her teammates on the ASU Women's Volleyball team. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The Alabama State University Women's Volleyball team officially has a new member, 8-year-old Mollie Beth Preston of Wetumpka. 

    The Alabama State University Women's Volleyball team officially has a new member, 8-year-old Mollie Beth Preston of Wetumpka. 

  • Troy freshman fueling Trojans on the mound

    Troy freshman fueling Trojans on the mound

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-05-03 01:23:30 GMT
    Freshman Annie Willis has looked like anything but in the circle for the Troy Trojans. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Freshman Annie Willis has looked like anything but in the circle for the Troy Trojans. (Source: WSFA 12 News)
    Freshman Annie Willis has looked like anything but in the circle for the Troy Trojans. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Freshman Annie Willis has looked like anything but in the circle for the Troy Trojans. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    “I just have trusted everybody that has helped me so far and I’ve just listened to Coach Jay, and I’ve just trusted myself, and I’ve gotten to the point where I am,”

    “I just have trusted everybody that has helped me so far and I’ve just listened to Coach Jay, and I’ve just trusted myself, and I’ve gotten to the point where I am,”

  • Troy Football road game tickets available

    Troy Football road game tickets available

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-01 20:55:26 GMT
    (Source: Troy University Athletics)(Source: Troy University Athletics)
    (Source: Troy University Athletics)(Source: Troy University Athletics)

    This year's road schedule includes a Sept. 15 match-up against Big Ten opponent Nebraska, and the Battle for the Belt on the road against South Alabama on Oct. 23 in Mobile.

    This year's road schedule includes a Sept. 15 match-up against Big Ten opponent Nebraska, and the Battle for the Belt on the road against South Alabama on Oct. 23 in Mobile.

  • Troy receiver Whittemore seizes opportunity during spring

    Troy receiver Whittemore seizes opportunity during spring

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:19:07 GMT
    Luke Whittemore, a redshirt freshman from Gainesville, Florida, stepped up in a big way this spring in an injury ridden Troy receiving corps. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Luke Whittemore, a redshirt freshman from Gainesville, Florida, stepped up in a big way this spring in an injury ridden Troy receiving corps. (Source: WSFA 12 News)
    Luke Whittemore, a redshirt freshman from Gainesville, Florida, stepped up in a big way this spring in an injury ridden Troy receiving corps. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Luke Whittemore, a redshirt freshman from Gainesville, Florida, stepped up in a big way this spring in an injury ridden Troy receiving corps. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    It was no surprise to Troy quarterback Sawyer Smith that wide receiver Luke Whittemore turned some heads this spring. 

    It was no surprise to Troy quarterback Sawyer Smith that wide receiver Luke Whittemore turned some heads this spring. 

  • Troy defense comes up big in T-Day win

    Troy defense comes up big in T-Day win

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:45:30 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The defensive Trojans forced three turnovers on the afternoon and earned themselves a champion’s dinner.

    The defensive Trojans forced three turnovers on the afternoon and earned themselves a champion’s dinner.

  • ASU dethroned as SWAC Men's Golf champs

    ASU dethroned as SWAC Men's Golf champs

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:27:23 GMT
    For the first time since 2012, someone other than Alabama State holds the SWAC Men's Golf Tournament Championship. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)For the first time since 2012, someone other than Alabama State holds the SWAC Men's Golf Tournament Championship. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)
    For the first time since 2012, someone other than Alabama State holds the SWAC Men's Golf Tournament Championship. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)For the first time since 2012, someone other than Alabama State holds the SWAC Men's Golf Tournament Championship. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)

    The Hornets fell short of their goal as Prairie View A&M dethroned the Hornets for the first time since 2011.

    The Hornets fell short of their goal as Prairie View A&M dethroned the Hornets for the first time since 2011.

  • ASU Women's Golf wins 5th SWAC title in 6 years

    ASU Women's Golf wins 5th SWAC title in 6 years

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:10:17 GMT
    The ASU Women's Golf team is SWAC Champions once again. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)The ASU Women's Golf team is SWAC Champions once again. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)
    The ASU Women's Golf team is SWAC Champions once again. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)The ASU Women's Golf team is SWAC Champions once again. (Source: Alabama State Athletics)

    The Hornets won the championship by 39 strokes, led by Chanelle Avaricio, who won the individual title for the fourth straight year.

    The Hornets won the championship by 39 strokes, led by Chanelle Avaricio, who won the individual title for the fourth straight year.

  • Alabama State kicks off Spring Practice

    Alabama State kicks off Spring Practice

    Monday, April 2 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-04-03 00:48:45 GMT
    This is the first full year of Donald Hill-Eley at the helm after he took over as the interim at the midway point last year. (Source: WSFA 12 News)This is the first full year of Donald Hill-Eley at the helm after he took over as the interim at the midway point last year. (Source: WSFA 12 News)
    This is the first full year of Donald Hill-Eley at the helm after he took over as the interim at the midway point last year. (Source: WSFA 12 News)This is the first full year of Donald Hill-Eley at the helm after he took over as the interim at the midway point last year. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The first day of Spring practice is exciting for any football program, but for Alabama State it's as exciting as it gets. 

    The first day of Spring practice is exciting for any football program, but for Alabama State it's as exciting as it gets. 

  • Star Troy forward enters name for NBA Draft

    Star Troy forward enters name for NBA Draft

    Friday, March 30 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-03-30 20:53:42 GMT
    Troy junior forward Jordon Varnado will enter his name in the NBA Draft but will not sign an agent. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Troy junior forward Jordon Varnado will enter his name in the NBA Draft but will not sign an agent. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The Troy Trojans could potentially be losing one of its most talented players and leaders on the basketball court. Mens Basketball forward Jordon Varnado announced that he is entering his name into the upcoming NBA Draft. Varnado made his announcement on Twitter Friday. I would like to start off by thanking God for allowing me to be in this situation that I am in. After many payers and talking to my family and coaches I’ve decided to put my name in the 2018 NBA Draft. I will...

    The Troy Trojans could potentially be losing one of its most talented players and leaders on the basketball court. Mens Basketball forward Jordon Varnado announced that he is entering his name into the upcoming NBA Draft. Varnado made his announcement on Twitter Friday. I would like to start off by thanking God for allowing me to be in this situation that I am in. After many payers and talking to my family and coaches I’ve decided to put my name in the 2018 NBA Draft. I will...

  • Troy announces date for Spring Game

    Troy announces date for Spring Game

    Wednesday, March 28 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-03-28 22:54:41 GMT
    Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    Year five in the Neal Brown era gets underway this fall. Before then, a preview of what fans can expect will be put on display Saturday, April 21.

    Year five in the Neal Brown era gets underway this fall. Before then, a preview of what fans can expect will be put on display Saturday, April 21.

  • Troy releases 2018 Football schedule

    Troy releases 2018 Football schedule

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 3:56 PM EST2018-02-27 20:56:49 GMT
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    The Trojans open on Sept. 1 with a rematch against Boise State in Troy. The Broncos defeated Troy 24-13 in the 2017 season opener.

    The Trojans open on Sept. 1 with a rematch against Boise State in Troy. The Broncos defeated Troy 24-13 in the 2017 season opener.

  • Troy announces future football match-ups with Memphis, South Carolina

    Troy announces future football match-ups with Memphis, South Carolina

    Wednesday, March 7 2018 3:54 PM EST2018-03-07 20:54:49 GMT
    Wednesday troy announced it will play future non-conference games against Memphis and South Carolina. (Source: Troy Athletics)Wednesday troy announced it will play future non-conference games against Memphis and South Carolina. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy will hold its Spring Game Saturday, April 21. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    Other future notable non-conference games include Akron, Southern Miss, NC State,UMass, and two teams on the 2018 schedule in Boise State and Nebraska.

    Other future notable non-conference games include Akron, Southern Miss, NC State,UMass, and two teams on the 2018 schedule in Boise State and Nebraska.

  • ASU releases 2018 football schedule

    ASU releases 2018 football schedule

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-03-27 20:41:06 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The hive was buzzing around Alabama State Athletics Tuesday as the 2018 football schedule was announced.

    The hive was buzzing around Alabama State Athletics Tuesday as the 2018 football schedule was announced.

  • Survey shows ASU has best HBCU athletic facilities

    Survey shows ASU has best HBCU athletic facilities

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 5:21 PM EST2018-02-27 22:21:44 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    SISTABruhtha conducted the survey and the results came back favoring the Hornets.

    SISTABruhtha conducted the survey and the results came back favoring the Hornets.

  • Troy Baseball honors freshman injured in offseason vehicle crash

    Troy Baseball honors freshman injured in offseason vehicle crash

    Saturday, March 17 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-03-17 19:27:33 GMT
    Troy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    Troy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday. (Source: Troy Athletics)

    So far, the Trojans are enjoying a 12-6 start, even after that 3-1 loss to the Trojans of Little-Rock. Saturday, they are honoring one of their own.

    So far, the Trojans are enjoying a 12-6 start, even after that 3-1 loss to the Trojans of Little-Rock. Saturday, they are honoring one of their own.

  • Troy falls in Sun Belt Conference Tournament to Georgia State

    Troy falls in Sun Belt Conference Tournament to Georgia State

    Friday, March 9 2018 8:20 PM EST2018-03-10 01:20:34 GMT
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)

    There will be a new champion in the Sun Belt after the Troy Trojans fell to Georgia State in the conference tournament Friday.

    There will be a new champion in the Sun Belt after the Troy Trojans fell to Georgia State in the conference tournament Friday.

  • ASU defensive back stands out at ASU Pro Day

    ASU defensive back stands out at ASU Pro Day

    Thursday, March 8 2018 9:17 PM EST2018-03-09 02:17:46 GMT
    Alabama State DB Ronnie Scott impressed with a 40-yard dash time of 4.38 (Source: WSFA 12 News)Alabama State DB Ronnie Scott impressed with a 40-yard dash time of 4.38 (Source: WSFA 12 News)
    Alabama State DB Ronnie Scott impressed with a 40-yard dash time of 4.38 (Source: WSFA 12 News)Alabama State DB Ronnie Scott impressed with a 40-yard dash time of 4.38 (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    One guy that stood out was Hornets' defensive back Ronnie Scott.

    One guy that stood out was Hornets' defensive back Ronnie Scott.

  • Troy's Denison named Sun Belt POTW

    Troy's Denison named Sun Belt POTW

    Tuesday, March 6 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-03-07 01:32:22 GMT
    Troy senior outfielder Joey Denison earned Community Coffee Sun Belt Baseball Player of the Week honors. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy senior outfielder Joey Denison earned Community Coffee Sun Belt Baseball Player of the Week honors. (Source: Troy Athletics)
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)

    Joey Denison earned Community Coffee Sun Belt Baseball Player of the Week honors after he had a strong week at the plate.

    Joey Denison earned Community Coffee Sun Belt Baseball Player of the Week honors after he had a strong week at the plate.

  • Several Trojans to take part in March 9 Troy Football Pro Day

    Several Trojans to take part in March 9 Troy Football Pro Day

    Friday, March 2 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-03-02 21:28:33 GMT
    Several Trojans will compete in next Friday's Pro Day. (Source: WSFA 12 SPORTS)Several Trojans will compete in next Friday's Pro Day. (Source: WSFA 12 SPORTS)

    Troy's Josh Anderson, Jordan Chunn and Brandon Silvers are among those participating.

    Troy's Josh Anderson, Jordan Chunn and Brandon Silvers are among those participating.

  • Sun Belt Conference signs 8-year deal with ESPN

    Sun Belt Conference signs 8-year deal with ESPN

    Thursday, March 1 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-03-01 19:13:11 GMT
    The Sun Belt Conference has signed a new eight-year contract with ESPN that gives the network exclusive multimedia rights to all of the league's sports. (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)The Sun Belt Conference has signed a new eight-year contract with ESPN that gives the network exclusive multimedia rights to all of the league's sports. (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)

    A person with knowledge of the deal says the Sun Belt Conference has signed a new eight-year contract with ESPN that gives the network exclusive rights to all of the league's sports.

    A person with knowledge of the deal says the Sun Belt Conference has signed a new eight-year contract with ESPN that gives the network exclusive rights to all of the league's sports.

  • Kayla Robinson shakes off struggles to lead Troy

    Kayla Robinson shakes off struggles to lead Troy

    Monday, February 12 2018 7:34 AM EST2018-02-12 12:34:36 GMT
    Troy guard Kayla Robinson is enjoying her breakout season with the Trojans. (Source: RNN)Troy guard Kayla Robinson is enjoying her breakout season with the Trojans. (Source: RNN)

    Troy guard Kayla Robinson is enjoying her breakout season with the Trojans. 

    Troy guard Kayla Robinson is enjoying her breakout season with the Trojans. 

  • Troy adds 5 commits on National Signing Day to 2018 class

    Troy adds 5 commits on National Signing Day to 2018 class

    Thursday, February 8 2018 12:51 AM EST2018-02-08 05:51:22 GMT
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)

    In total, the Trojans welcome 20 recruits from the 2018 class.

    In total, the Trojans welcome 20 recruits from the 2018 class.

  • ASU signs 17 on National Signing Day

    ASU signs 17 on National Signing Day

    Thursday, February 8 2018 12:20 AM EST2018-02-08 05:20:16 GMT
    Alabama State head coach Donald Hill-Eley talks about the 2018 Hornet class. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Alabama State head coach Donald Hill-Eley talks about the 2018 Hornet class. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Alabama State made some noise on National Signing Day, adding 17 more players Wednesday to a group of Hornets entering the program in 2018.

    Alabama State made some noise on National Signing Day, adding 17 more players Wednesday to a group of Hornets entering the program in 2018.

  • NFL veteran added to ASU staff

    NFL veteran added to ASU staff

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 9:36 PM EST2018-02-07 02:36:56 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Alabama State football will look to build off a 5-6 2017 season with new coaching hires announced Tuesday.

    Alabama State football will look to build off a 5-6 2017 season with new coaching hires announced Tuesday.

  • Troy's Wesley Person looks to continue record-setting season

    Troy's Wesley Person looks to continue record-setting season

    Friday, February 2 2018 10:04 PM EST2018-02-03 03:04:14 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The senior from Brantley has already broken the Troy all-time scoring and the Sun Belt record for three-pointers made records.

    The senior from Brantley has already broken the Troy all-time scoring and the Sun Belt record for three-pointers made records.

  • ASU secondary coach joining Louisville coaching staff in 2018

    ASU secondary coach joining Louisville coaching staff in 2018

    Friday, February 2 2018 5:14 PM EST2018-02-02 22:14:55 GMT
    Alabama State Secondary Coach Grady Brown will be joining the Louisville coaching staff in 2018 (Source: Alabama State Athletics)Alabama State Secondary Coach Grady Brown will be joining the Louisville coaching staff in 2018 (Source: Alabama State Athletics)

    Hornets secondary coach Grady Brown will be joining the Louisville Cardinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2018. Brown will take up the position of defensive assistant and recruiting coordinator under head coach Bobby Petrino.

    Hornets secondary coach Grady Brown will be joining the Louisville Cardinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2018. Brown will take up the position of defensive assistant and recruiting coordinator under head coach Bobby Petrino.

  • Troy Athletics to bring Mardi Gras celebration in February

    Troy Athletics to bring Mardi Gras celebration in February

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-01-31 22:28:08 GMT
    (Source: Troy Athletics)(Source: Troy Athletics)

    Troy Athletics is bringing Mardi Gras to Troy Feb. 10 and all are welcome.

    Troy Athletics is bringing Mardi Gras to Troy Feb. 10 and all are welcome.

  • 2 Trojans land on Preseason All-Sun Belt Baseball Team

    2 Trojans land on Preseason All-Sun Belt Baseball Team

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 3:44 PM EST2018-01-31 20:44:35 GMT
    Andrew Crane was named the Preseason Pitcher of the Year in the Sun Belt Conference (Source: Troy Athletics)Andrew Crane was named the Preseason Pitcher of the Year in the Sun Belt Conference (Source: Troy Athletics)

    We are 16 days out from the start of the college baseball season but before that, two Troy Trojans earned Preseason All-Sun Belt honors.

    We are 16 days out from the start of the college baseball season but before that, two Troy Trojans earned Preseason All-Sun Belt honors.

  • Troy’s Amahni Upshaw transitioning to a leader on and off the court

    Troy’s Amahni Upshaw transitioning to a leader on and off the court

    Sunday, January 28 2018 7:33 PM EST2018-01-29 00:33:36 GMT
    The Troy junior has been playing the last three years for the Trojans after having a stellar career at Brantley and coming to Troy was a no-brainer. (Source: WSFA 12 News)The Troy junior has been playing the last three years for the Trojans after having a stellar career at Brantley and coming to Troy was a no-brainer. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Amahni Upshaw’s love of basketball dates back to her days in diapers. 

    Amahni Upshaw’s love of basketball dates back to her days in diapers. 

  • Troy Baseball looks to get back to postseason in 2018

    Troy Baseball looks to get back to postseason in 2018

    Friday, January 26 2018 7:45 PM EST2018-01-27 00:45:21 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    The Trojans are looking to improve off last year’s 31-25 record which saw them get eliminated in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.

    The Trojans are looking to improve off last year’s 31-25 record which saw them get eliminated in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.

  • Person sets Troy record in loss to Louisiana-Monroe

    Person sets Troy record in loss to Louisiana-Monroe

    Thursday, January 25 2018 11:19 PM EST2018-01-26 04:19:05 GMT
    Wesley Person sets Troy all-time points record in Thursday game vs. Louisiana-Monroe (Source: Troy Athletics)Wesley Person sets Troy all-time points record in Thursday game vs. Louisiana-Monroe (Source: Troy Athletics)

    There's a new king of the hill in Troy Basketball history. Wesley Person is now the all-time scoring leader in Troy history after a 22-point night against Louisiana-Monroe.

    There's a new king of the hill in Troy Basketball history. Wesley Person is now the all-time scoring leader in Troy history after a 22-point night against Louisiana-Monroe.

  • Former Troy assistant named new Faulkner head football coach

    Former Troy assistant named new Faulkner head football coach

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 5:50 PM EST2018-01-17 22:50:09 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Former Troy Assistant Coach Shayne Wasden will follow Charlie Boren as the next Faulkner Head Coach.

    Former Troy Assistant Coach Shayne Wasden will follow Charlie Boren as the next Faulkner Head Coach.

  • AUM to advance to Phase II of DII membership process

    AUM to advance to Phase II of DII membership process

    Friday, July 14 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-07-14 21:52:48 GMT
    (Source: AUM Athletics Department)(Source: AUM Athletics Department)

    On Friday the NCAA advanced Auburn University at Montgomery to year two of the Division II Membership process.

    On Friday the NCAA advanced Auburn University at Montgomery to year two of the Division II Membership process.

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  • GWTBCA All-Star baseball game to be hosted Saturday

    GWTBCA All-Star baseball game to be hosted Saturday

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:30 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:30:32 GMT
    Greater West Texas Baseball Association logoGreater West Texas Baseball Association logo
    Greater West Texas Baseball Association logoGreater West Texas Baseball Association logo

    The annual Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association all-star baseball games are this Saturday out at Hays Field at Lubbock Christian University.

    The annual Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association all-star baseball games are this Saturday out at Hays Field at Lubbock Christian University.

  • Red Raiders return home to Lubbock disappointed, but determined to get back to Omaha

    Red Raiders return home to Lubbock disappointed, but determined to get back to Omaha

    The Texas Tech baseball team returns home from Omaha (Source: Pete Christy, KCBD)The Texas Tech baseball team returns home from Omaha (Source: Pete Christy, KCBD)

    After a 9-6 loss Thursday night to Florida that eliminated them from the College World Series, the Texas Tech baseball team flew back to Lubbock Friday afternoon and bussed back to Rip Griffin Park, where fans were waiting to say thank you for another terrific season.

    After a 9-6 loss Thursday night to Florida that eliminated them from the College World Series, the Texas Tech baseball team flew back to Lubbock Friday afternoon and bussed back to Rip Griffin Park, where fans were waiting to say thank you for another terrific season.

  • Senegal beats Poland 2-1, 1st African win at World Cup

    Senegal beats Poland 2-1, 1st African win at World Cup

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:11:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:53:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Senegal's Sadio Mane, right, and Poland's Michal Pazdan challenge for the ball during the group H match between Poland and Senegal at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Senegal's Sadio Mane, right, and Poland's Michal Pazdan challenge for the ball during the group H match between Poland and Senegal at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
    Senegal became the first African team to win at this year's World Cup, defeating Poland 2-1 on a first-half own-goal and a controversial second-half score by Mbaye Niang.
    Senegal became the first African team to win at this year's World Cup, defeating Poland 2-1 on a first-half own-goal and a controversial second-half score by Mbaye Niang.
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