Florida International at Troy

Troy 38, FIU 37


TROY, Ala. (AP) - Will Scott's 42-yard field goal with 11 seconds left gave Troy a 38-37 comeback win over Florida International on Saturday.

The Trojans (4-3, 3-2 Sun Belt) drove 69 yards for the game-winning kick after starting at their 6-yard line. Troy had trailed 37-21 in the third quarter after Justin Haley's 62-yard fumble return for a touchdown.

Deon Anthony, starting in place of injured quarterback Corey Robinson, threw three touchdown passes - the last an 11-yarder to Eric Thomas in the third quarter. Anthony scored his second rushing touchdown, a 13-yarder, in the fourth quarter.

Anthony, whose 115 rushing yards are the most by a Troy quarterback since 1989, completed 29 of 41 for 245 yards in Robinson's stead. Troy's all-time leading passer, who suffered a concussion last week, had started 31 straight games.

Jake Medlock completed 17 of 27 passes for 298 yards and three touchdowns for FIU (1-7, 0-4).

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Scoring Summary
FIUGlenn Coleman 33 yd pass from Jake Medlock (Jack Griffin kick)
TROYDeon Anthony 33 yd run (Will Scott kick)
FIUDarian Mallary 1 yd run (Jack Griffin kick)
FIUWillis Wright 49 yd pass from Jake Medlock (Jack Griffin kick)
TROYChip Reeves 7 yd pass from Deon Anthony (Will Scott kick)
FIUJack Griffin 21 yd FG
TROYEric Thomas 17 yd pass from Deon Anthony (Will Scott kick)
FIUWayne Times 3 yd pass from Jake Medlock (Jack Griffin kick)
FIUJustin Halley 62 yd fumble return (missed kick)
TROYEric Thomas 11 yd pass from Deon Anthony (Will Scott kick)
TROYDeon Anthony 13 yd run (Will Scott kick)
TROYWill Scott 42 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs2027
Third Down Efficiency3-1112-21
Fourth Down Efficiency2-31-1
Plays-Net Yards67-42887-432
Passing Yds316245
Kick Return Yds16866
Punt Return Yds00
Time of Poss.30:829:52
Individual Stats
FIU: Kedrick Rhodes 18-83, Darian Mallary 9-41, Jake Medlock 10-6, Team 1--18
TROY: Deon Anthony 19-115, Shawn Southward 12-51, D.J. Taylor 7-13, Justin Albert 3-4, Chandler Worthy 1-4
FIU: Jake Medlock 18-29-316-1
TROY: Deon Anthony 29-41-245-1, Dallas Tidwell 0-3-0-0, Team 0-1-0-0
FIU: Willis Wright 6-129, Wayne Times 4-28, Glenn Coleman 3-73, Nick England 3-64, Akil Dan-Fodio 1-10, Jairus Williams 1-4, Kedrick Rhodes 0-7, Jake Medlock 0-1
TROY: Eric Thomas 6-60, Chandler Worthy 6-31, Chip Reeves 5-34, Shawn Southward 2-40, Jaquon Robinson 2-20, Jarod Lee 2-18, Justin Albert 2-16, B.J. Chitty 2-13, K.D. Edenfield 1-7, Bryan Holmes 1-6
Florida International4th Conference USA East4-44-8
Troy3rd Sun Belt 6-210-3

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