Troy 38, Middle Tennessee 35
Corey Robinson threw for 348 yards and three touchdowns as Troy
defeated Middle Tennessee 38-35 in both teams’ Sun Belt Conference
It was the Trojans’ sixth straight victory over the Blue Raiders
on the same day that the field at Veterans Memorial Stadium was
named Larry Blakeney Field in honor of the Trojans’ head coach.
Middle Tennessee never trailed until late in the third quarter
when Robinson threw a 75-yard touchdown pass to Chandler Worthy to
give the Trojans a 31-28 lead.
Chris Anderson added an 8-yard touchdown run in the fourth
Robinson also threw touchdown passes of 8 yards to Jaquon
Robinson and 46 yards to Eric Thomas. Chris Pickett had a 67-yard
fumble return for a touchdown.
MTSU’s Logan Kilgore threw for a career-high 415 yards and five
touchdowns, but his fourth-down pass with 1:37 left was intercepted
by Troy’s Brannon Bryan.