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Turnovers help Troy trounce Florida A&M 59-7

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Troy QB completes another goal line TD strike (0:32)

Trojans quarterback Kaleb Barker completes his third touchdown pass of the half, hitting Deondre Douglas for the 3-yard score. (0:32)

TROY, Ala. -- Kaleb Barker threw four touchdown passes and ran for another score, the Troy defense forced turnovers that led to four scores and the Trojans beat Florida A&M 59-7 on Saturday night.

Barker scored on a 1-yard keeper after Shon Spralling blocked a Rattlers' punt, then hit Damion Willis on a 2-yard TD pass after Rasool Clemons recovered a fumble. Tron Folsom's interception set up Barker's 13-yard TD pass to Willis for a 21-0 first-quarter lead.

Bishop Bonnett scored Florida A&M's only TD on a 1-yard run early in the second quarter, but Troy (1-1) poured it on from there, scoring 21 unanswered second-half points.

Barker was 14-of-23 passing for 140 yards passing, with TD passes to Deondre Douglas and Sidney Davis. Backup Sawyer Smith threw a 16-yard TD pass to Tray Eafford. B.J. Smith scored on a 3-yard run and Folsom returned a third-quarter interception 53 yards for a score.

Ryan Stanley was 15 of 27 for 208 yards passing with two interceptions for the Rattlers (1-1).

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2018 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Norfolk State1-02-1
Florida A&M1-02-2
Howard1-01-2
Morgan State1-01-3
North Carolina Central0-01-2
Delaware State0-00-3
North Carolina A&T0-13-1
Bethune-Cookman0-11-3
Savannah State0-10-3
South Carolina State0-10-3