Bruce on July 9, He will bring tremendous passion and energy to the troy football live stats. Bruce for their trust and for this opportunity. I am looking forward to serving the student-athletes, the program, the university and the community of Reno with the goals of excellence and a return to the post season.
Camels picked fourth in preseason Big South poll Also announced at the Big South's media day, Campbell was picked fourth in the league's preseason coaches' poll.
Kennesaw State was picked to repeat as Big South Champions, taking 14 first place votes and total points. Monmouth 5 first place, points and Charleston Southern 1, 79 followed in the poll, also picking up first place tallies.
Packing Barker-Lane For the third straight season, Campbell broke its overall attendance record 35, , while resetting Barker-Lane Stadium's single-game mark with 6, for its Homecoming tilt vs.
Noteworthy: Campbell in season openers Campbell opens on the road for the first time since , and for just the fourth time in the program's 12 seasons. CU is all-time in season openers away from Buies Creek.
The Camels have won each of their last four season openers, and are overall in season-opening games at home, road. Campbell vs.
Campbell previously played at Old Dominion in and at Appalachian State in while both were in the final year of the transitional phase from the FCS level.
ODU played a FBS independent schedule in , squaring off against five FBS members, while the Mountaineers played a full Sun Belt slate in , going in league play while winning its final six games of the year.
CU held its opponents without an offensive TD four times. Defense looks to start new streak Campbell saw its streak of 33 straight games with a takeaway come to an end against Gardner-Webb last season. During the streak, 5 games in , 10 in , 11 in , 7 in , the Camels posted 74 total takeaways, including 46 interceptions and recovered 28 fumbles.
Campbell owns 17 takeaways through eight games in Dennis pinned 19 punts inside the 20, another CU record, with 10 kicks of 50 or more yards and eight fair catches. Scouting Troy The Trojans have won 10 or more games in each of the last three seasons, including a mark in with a victory over Buffalo in the Dollar General Bowl to cap off the year.
Smith returns for Troy after rushing for 1, yards and 13 touchdowns in , while Kaleb Barker, who saw action in six games as a junior last season, tossed 10 TDs with 1, yards, completing 73 percent of his passes.
Carlton Martial anchors the Troy defense, registering 76 total tackles with 8. Campbell topped the visiting Bears in shutout fashion last season, , scoring on its first five possessions and limiting the Division II Bears to just total yards.