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Troy conquers Tiger Stadium, takes down LSU in stunning 24-21 defeat

02 October 2017

Etling, who finished 17 of 25 for 198 yards and two touchdowns, drove LSU 92 yards in 13 plays on his next possession to get the Tigers within 24-21 with 1:59 left on a 20-yard touchdown pass to Moreau. Chunn slipped a tackle near the line of scrimmage and broke loose for 74 yards, setting up his touchdown on fourth-and-goal from the 1.

Defensively, end Christian LaCouture led LSU with a career-best 12 tackles including two sacks and a pass breakup.

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"Two different times in this venue here, 2004 and 2008 we had the opportunity to win the game". Silvers also ran for a touchdown following an LSU turnover. Arkansas plays three of its next four on the road, including games the next two weeks against SC and Alabama. To start the second quarter, down only 10-0, Tennessee got a hopeful interception, 27 yards from paydirt that never would pay. Troy, as we know, is no pushover, but this is a game on paper that LSU should have won. The Tigers also lost running back Darrel Williams to an ankle injury during the game.

Brandon Silvers scored on the quarterback keeper from the one-yard line.

LSU: The Tigers will fall out of the AP Top 25 Poll this week and there's no telling how rough this season could get with seven more SEC games on the schedule.

The Ed Orgeron era at LSU is likely to be short-lived following one of the most shocking losses in recent memory on Saturday night at Tiger Stadium. That set up Troy's last-play field goal that sent the Trojans into the locker room with a 10-0 lead.

Troy (4-1) became the first team from outside the Southeastern Conference to win at Death Valley since UAB in 2000.

But a Brennan interception early in the 4th quarter ended the Tigers rally.

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Troy recovered LSU's onside kick attempt, but could only gain a single yard in three plays.

Now in the final 15 minutes of football, LSU answered with a 3-play drive to cut the lead to 10.

After absorbing a blow to his midsection in the second quarter, Etling did not return for the beginning of the second half, so Myles Brennan, a rifle-armed freshman quarterback, entered. Alex Hornibrook threw for 197 yards and a touchdown, settling down after two interceptions in the first half.

Florida 38, Vanderbilt 24: Lamical Perine scored three touchdowns, Malik Davis added two and No. 21 Florida beat Vanderbilt despite losing quarterback Luke Del Rio for the season with a broken left collarbone.

LSU was held to zero points and 158 yards in the first half and trailed the Trojans, 10-0, at the break.

What's next: Troy has 1½ weeks to recover and prepare to get back into Sun Belt Conference play. His results on the whole were predictably Danny Etling-ish.

LSU's defense could not stop Troy's running game.

The first of 30 practice days saw the LSU Basketball Tigers go nearly three hours in the LSU practice facility Friday, as the media got its first real look at the Tigers on the floor under the direction of head coach Will Wade. But Etling was intercepted after a long pass to DJ Chark.

Troy conquers Tiger Stadium, takes down LSU in stunning 24-21 defeat