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Doug4Troy
01-28-2014, 07:17 PM
Troy & UAB Football Series to Continue Through 2016

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By Adam Prendergast


"TROY, Ala. The Troy and UAB football series has been extended by two years through the 2016 season, both schools announced Tuesday afternoon. The two schools have met every year since 2009 with Troy winning four of the five games.

"It has been a good rivalry with some close games and it is good for the fans of both schools," Troy Athletic Director John Hartwell said. "In addition to an easy road trip for our fans, the game falls in line with our scheduling philosophy. Every year we want to have four home conference games, one FCS guarantee game and that sixth home opponent to be an attractive game from a fan perspective..."

Complete story: http://www.troytrojans.com/news/2014/1/28/FB_0128145802.aspx

Spiritual_Trojan
01-28-2014, 07:25 PM
I'm excited that they decided to continue the rivalry. I also like Hartwell's scheduling philosophy. Having at least 6 home games every year is big, especially when when looking at season tickets.

Trojans1andAll
01-28-2014, 08:24 PM
It doesn't say anything about agreeing to a standard, 100 yard field. That's a cause for concern.

Spiritual_Trojan
01-29-2014, 10:13 AM
This was me while I was reading that...

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TFan
01-29-2014, 10:17 AM
to Troy.

Hmmm, nor their home games for that matter.:taunt003:

tntrojan
01-30-2014, 09:40 AM
Glad to hear this too, but I thought they were anxious to get us off their schedule.

dgoebel
01-30-2014, 09:45 AM
Glad to hear this too, but I thought they were anxious to get us off their schedule.

Why would they want that? When we play them there we increase their attendance by 5X :rollinglaugh:

preacher
01-30-2014, 11:10 AM
Glad to hear this too, but I thought they were anxious to get us off their schedule.

Their new coach wants a piece of us also.

TFan
01-30-2014, 11:31 AM
Their new coach wants a piece of us also.

Maybe he won't be the WHINER McGee was.:sad010:

RDA Trojan
02-03-2014, 04:58 PM
Their new coach wants a piece of us also.

He couldn't get a piece at Jax State, but now he can. I hope he knows what he's wishing for.

trojanbrutha
02-03-2014, 06:17 PM
Well, our WR de-commit that verballed to Marshall has de-committed from Marshall and committed to uab...best of luck to him :thumb:

TFan
02-03-2014, 07:10 PM
Well, our WR de-commit that verballed to Marshall has de-committed from Marshall and committed to uab...best of luck to him :thumb:

It ain't over 'till it's over Bro!!!