Troy prepares for upcoming game against Campbell

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TROY, Ala. (WDHN) — Coach Chip Lindsey held his first pre-game news conference Tuesday. The Trojans first opponent is Campbell University Saturday afternoon at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Coach Lindsey said the Campbell Camels outside Raleigh, North Carolina is a small university with an upcoming football program. They’re coached by former Nebraska Cornhusker and NFL player Mike Minter.

“Campbell is an up and coming team. Their third year in FCS in scholarship players. Mike Minter former Nebraska player and Carolina Panther you can see his fingerprints all over the defense,” Lindsey said.

Coach Lindsey named Slocomb former Red Top and senior defensive end Jarvis Hayes as one of the team captains this season.

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