Middle Tennessee vs Troy Recap - Trojans Win 38-35
|Middle Tennessee vs Troy Recap - Trojans Win 38-35|
Corey Robinson was good for 348 yards through the air on Saturday as the Trojans got past the Blue Raiders by a score of 38-35 at Movie Gallery Veterans Stadium.
Troy won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 12.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Shawn Southward rushed for 94 yards, while D.J. Taylor added 36 yards in the win. Eric Thomas and Jaquon Robinson added 108 and 89 receiving yards respectively.
Benjamin Cunningham rushed for 117 yards for Middle Tennessee, while William Pratcher added 25 yards. Logan Kilgore threw for 415 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Anthony Amos and Sancho McDonald had 84 and 83 yards respectively.
Troy was outgained by Middle Tennessee 582-479 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-23 by the Blue Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Middle Tennessee as their offense was on the field for 31:20, longer than the 28:40 of their opponents.
Troy looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against UAB. Middle Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Memphis.