NCAA Game Summary - UL-Monroe at Troy|
(Saturday, October 31st)
Final Score: Troy 42, UL-Monroe 21
Troy, AL (Sports Network) - Levi Brown threw for 378 yards and four touchdowns
to lead the Troy Trojans to a 42-21 win over the UL-Monroe Warhawks in Sun
Belt Conference action at Movie Gallery Veterans Stadium.
Brown completed 28-of-41 passes for the Trojans (6-2, 5-0 SBC) as they
remained undefeated in league play and made themselves bowl eligible with
their sixth victory of the campaign.
Also having a strong game for Troy, which has now won six in a row since
dropping decisions to Bowling Green and top-ranked Florida to begin the
campaign, was Jerrel Jernigan who collected 13 passes for 201 yards and a
The Warhawks (4-4, 3-1), losers of two straight, were paced by Cody Wells who
completed 23-of-36 for 279 yards and three touchdowns, but he was also picked
off three times and sacked just as many on the night.
Troy opened the game with back-to-back touchdowns in the first quarter as
DuJuan Harris hit the end zone on a two-yard run and Brown hit Josh Jarboe
with a 16-yard scoring strike to make the score 14-0.
ULM's Darrell McNeal put the visitors on the board when he reeled in a seven-
yard TD pass from Wells, cutting the deficit to 14-7 midway through the second
The teams traded touchdowns heading into the half as Brown combined with Chip
Reeves on a 33-yard TD play for the Trojans and Wells hit Alvin Jordan with a
three-yard scoring pass with just seven seconds remaining to make the score
21-14 at the break.
In the third quarter the Trojans took command as Brown threw TD passes of 22
and 41 yards to Andrew Davis and Jernigan, respectively, making the score
Wells and McNeal locked up once more for UL-Monroe on a 26-yard TD pass,
cutting the deficit to two touchdowns at the end of the third.
The only scoring of the fourth quarter came from Troy's Boris Lee who returned
an interception 30 yards for a touchdown to finish off the three-touchdown
The Trojans picked up the overwhelming win despite converting just 4-of-13 on
third down and one of their three fourth-down attempts.
10/31 23:50:38 ET