Tag Archives: Trojans

50 years later, 1968 team remembers championship season

September 11, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Long before the days of Madden NFL video games, Sim Byrd and the Troy State Red Wave were lighting up score boards across the southeast with numbers that defied logic in route to the school’s first national championship.

As members of that 1968 NAIA championship team gathered for a reunion at Veterans Memorial Stadium the…

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International students get first-hand look at Trojan Football

August 23, 2018
By Jonathan Sellers

About 50 international students from Troy University got a lesson and behind the scenes look at Trojan football thanks to Troy University Athletics on Wednesday.

The students tried on helmets and pads, learned the lingo of the game, toured the Trojans’ football facilities, and took in some of Troy’s practice.

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The Trojans open…

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