Louisiana-Monroe Defeats Troy 49-37 - Recap
Kolton Browning's 354-yard performance through the air was the key in Louisiana-Monroe's 49-37 win over Troy on Thursday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Louisiana-Monroe won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 60.5.
Centarius Donald rushed for 114 yards, while Jyruss Edwards added 26 yards in the win. Rashon Ceaser and Ajalen Holley added 105 and 74 receiving yards respectively.
Jordan Chunn rushed for 81 yards for Troy, while Brandon Burks added 41 yards. Corey Robinson threw for 362 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Eric Thomas and Bryan Holmes had 75 and 67 yards respectively.
Troy outgained Louisiana-Monroe 511-462 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-20 by the Trojans.
Louisiana-Monroe led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:18/29:42 split in that important category.
Louisiana-Monroe looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Arkansas State. Troy will aim to get back on the winning track at Louisiana-Lafayette.