Troy 28, W. Kentucky 14

Corey Robinson threw for 304 yards as Troy became bowl-eligible

with a 28-14 win over Western Kentucky on Saturday.

Robinson completed 26 of 39 passes and threw for two touchdowns,

both to Chip Reeves.

Robinson’s 47-yard strike to Reeves with 12:39 left in the game

broke a 14-14 tie. Robinson threw a 38-yard touchdown pass to

Reeves in the second quarter.

Western Kentucky running back Bobby Rainey ran for 157 yards on

27 carries, including first-half touchdowns of 9 and 5 yards, but

the Trojans (6-5, 5-2 Sun Belt Conference) held the Hilltoppers

(2-10, 2-6) to 267 total yards. Kawaun Jakes completed 10 of 23 for

81 yards.

Shawn Southward ran for 81 yards, including a 2-yard touchdown

in the fourth quarter to put Troy up 28-14. Chris Anderson scored

on a 9-yard touchdown run in the first quarter.