Troy Defeats North Texas 14-7 - Recap
|Troy Defeats North Texas 14-7 - Recap|
North Texas was unable to slow down Chip Reeves, who produced 120 receiving yards as the Trojans defeated the Mean Green 14-7 on Saturday.
The Trojans were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 59.5.
Corey Robinson completed 29 of 42 pass attempts for 274 yards for the Trojans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Mean Green defense.
Antoinne Jimmerson rushed for 75 yards for North Texas, while Brandin Byrd added 56 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 236 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Ivan Delgado and Brelan Chancellor had 126 and 107 yards respectively.
North Texas outgained Troy 422-382 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Mean Green.
North Texas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:37/26:23 split in that important category.
Next game, Troy takes its act on the road to face South Alabama looking for another win. For North Texas, they head on the road to face Florida Atlantic.