Troy at Florida Atlantic

Troy 44, Florida Atlantic 7


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -Corey Robinson threw three touchdowns and Shawn Southward rushed for two touchdowns as Troy routed Florida Atlantic 44-7 on Saturday.

Troy (7-5, 6-2 Sun Belt) beat the Owls for the seventh time in eight seasons. The Trojans can clinch a share of their fifth consecutive Sun Belt Conference title if Middle Tennessee beats Florida International on Saturday night.

Robinson finished 22-for-31 for 305 yards for the Trojans, who scored 30 points in the first half.

The Owls (4-8, 3-5 Sun Belt) lost their third consecutive game. Jeff Van Camp was 21-for-41 for 302 yards and one touchdown for Florida Atlantic.

Florida Atlantic's Howard Schnellenberger coached in his 300th career college game on Saturday. Schnellenberger,76,started his head coaching career at the University of Miami in 1979. He also coached at Louisville and Oklahoma, and is 57-63 in his 10th season at Florida Atlantic.

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Scoring Summary
TROYShawn Southward 3 yd run (Michael Taylor kick)
TROYShawn Southward 7 yd run (blocked XP)
TROYChip Reeves 72 yd pass from Corey Robinson (Michael Taylor kick)
TROYMichael Taylor 32 yd FG
TROYBrett Moncrief 38 yd pass from Corey Robinson (Michael Taylor kick)
TROYDuJuan Harris 11 yd run (Michael Taylor kick)
FAUAvery Holley 49 yd pass from Jeff Van Camp (Ross Gornall kick)
TROYD.J. Taylor 35 yd pass from Corey Robinson (Michael Taylor kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2318
Third Down Efficiency7-165-16
Fourth Down Efficiency0-10-3
Plays-Net Yards77-48373-371
Passing Yds305302
Kick Return Yds30123
Punt Return Yds528
Time of Poss.32:227:58
Individual Stats
TROY: DuJuan Harris 11-82, Shawn Southward 11-56, Jerrel Jernigan 5-19, Chris Anderson 7-18, T.J. Mitchell 8-9, D.J. Taylor 2-8, Corey Robinson 2--14
FAU: Alfred Morris 13-46, Jeff Blanchard 5-22, Willie Floyd 3-16, David Muniz 1-4, Xavier Stinson 3--4, Jeff Van Camp 7--15
TROY: Corey Robinson 22-31-305-0
FAU: Jeff Van Camp 21-41-302-1
TROY: Tebiarus Gill 4-47, Shawn Southward 4-22, Jerrel Jernigan 4-19, Chip Reeves 2-77, D.J. Taylor 2-54, Brett Moncrief 1-38, Jonathan Chandler 1-18, Jason Bruce 1-13, DuJuan Harris 1-7, Chris Anderson 1-6, Jamel Johnson 1-4
FAU: Lester Jean 6-52, Avery Holley 4-129, Rob Housler 3-52, Willie Floyd 3-39, DeAndre Richardson 2-17, Jeff Blanchard 2-9, Nexon Dorvilus 1-4
Troy3rd Sun Belt 6-210-3
Florida Atlantic6th Conference USA East2-63-9

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