Florida Atlantic Falls to Troy, 24-6
Mark Myers connected from 44 and 36 yards for two field goals.

Mark Myers connected from 44 and 36 yards for two field goals.

Nov. 6, 2004

Final Stats

TROY, Ala. (AP) - J.T. McDowell gained 107 yards passing and 62 yards on the ground as Troy defeated Florida Atlantic 24-6 Saturday.

McDowell also caught a 27-yard pass as he accounted for 196 of Troy's 263 total yards in the victory over Florida Atlantic.

Troy (5-4) stopped the Florida Atlantic running game, holding the Owls to minus 12 yards rushing and intercepted two passes.

The only points for Florida Atlantic (6-2) came on 44 and 36-yard field goals by Mark Myers.

Troy trailed 3-0 late in the second quarter, but took a 7-3 halftime lead on 42-yard pass from McDowell to Jason Samples with eight seconds remaining in the half. The Trojans expanded the lead in the third quarter, scoring on a 22-yard field goal by Greg Whibbs and a two-yard run by DeWhitt Betterson.

Leodis McKelvin returned a punt 64-yards for a fourth quarter touchdown to seal the victory for the Trojans.


 

 

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