Troy University will discontinue its men’s and women’s rodeo programs at the end of the current season, Athletic Director John Hartwell announced Wednesday afternoon.
ESPN and DISH (NASDAQ: DISH) have reached an agreement for nationwide carriage of the SEC Network on DISH when the multiplatform network launches, August 14, 2014. The deal is part of a larger comprehensive long-term distribution agreement announced by DISH and the Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS). DISH is the SEC Network’s first nationwide television provider.
The Southeastern Conference announced today that the University of South Carolina will be fined $25,000 for a violation of the league’s access to competition area policy due to fans entering the court following its men’s basketball game against Kentucky on Saturday.
Following a four-game road swing, the Troy University baseball team will host Samford on Tuesday at Riddle-Pace Field. Game time is set for 6 p.m.
Troy men’s basketball (9-18, 4-11 SBC) fell at home to UALR (13-15, 8-8 SBC), 62-55 at Trojan Arena on Thursday night. With Texas State and South Alabama also losing on Thursday, the Trojans remain in a tie for the eighth and final spot in the Sun Belt Tournament.
The Troy women’s basketball team beat UALR for the first time in program history.
The Troy men’s basketball team returns home to take on UALR on Thursday night at 7 p.m. inside Trojan Arena. Just four regular season games remain as the Trojans make their push for the Sun Belt Tournament.
Troy women’s tennis sophomore Trang Huynh has been named the Sun Belt’s co-female athlete of the week the conference office announced on Wednesday. Huynh joins Georgia State’s Abigail Tere-Apisah to share the honor.
Despite a slow start the Troy men’s basketball team battled back against South Alabama.
Bad weather forced the Trojans to end another game early, as Troy tied Indiana 3-3.
The Troy University baseball team used a three-run first inning to defeat Central Michigan, 3-2, giving head coach Bobby Pierce his 400th win at the school and the Trojans a series spit.
Troy senior guard Joanna Harden has been named a finalist for the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award. Harden, who is fourth in the nation averaging 25.4 points per game, was on the award’s watch list in January.
The Troy football team will open its spring practice schedule on Monday at 3:45 p.m. in Veterans Memorial Stadium. Troy’s 15 spring practices are open to the media and the general public.
The Troy University softball team hits the road again this week for the Litpon Invitational, hosted by the University of Florida. Troy begins play on Friday morning at 10:15 a.m. against Georgia Southern. The Trojans will take on No. 1 Florida twice, on Friday and Saturday.
The Troy University baseball team will welcome Central Michigan to Riddle-Pace Field for a four-game series set to begin on Friday at 6 p.m. The teams will square off in a doubleheader on Saturday set to start at 1 p.m. Sunday's series finale will begin at 11 a.m.
The Troy women’s tennis team dropped a tightly contested match on home on Thursday, falling 5-2 to North Florida.
Troy men’s hoops (9-16, 4-9 SBC) fell to UL-Lafayette (18-9, 9-5 SBC), 78-63, on Thursday night inside the CajunDome.
Senior guard Jeff Mullahey has been named the Lou Henson Award National Player of the Week for his efforts last week, including Troy’s 85-81 win over Georgia State.
Watching 43 cars pack race three- and four-wide at 200 mph around NASCAR’s biggest and most competitive race track – Talladega Superspeedway – has always been a “Must See” event. But now, thanks to a valuable video enhancement initiative launched by International Speedway Corporation (ISC) for 2014, it’s going to be much easier to take in the view of views in NASCAR, beginning with the Aaron’s Dream Weekend set for May 2-4.
The Troy women’s basketball team has won five of it last seven games and will look to keep rolling on Wednesday at UL Lafayette. Troy, along with two other teams, is currently 1 1Ž2 games ahead of UL Lafayette, who sits in ninth in the Sun Belt standings. The Trojans and Ragin’ Cajuns will tip off at 7 p.m. at the Cajundome.