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The 2013 Troy Trojans football team represented Troy University during the 2013 NCAA Division I FBS football season. They were led by 23rd-year head coach Larry Blakeney and played their home games at Veterans Memorial Stadium as a member of the Sun Belt Conference. They finished the season 6–6, 4–3 in Sun Belt play to finish in a four-way tie for third place. Despite being bowl eligible, they were not selected to play in a bowl game.

2013 Troy Trojans football
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ConferenceSun Belt Conference
2013 record6–6 (4–3 Sun Belt)
Head coachLarry Blakeney (23rd season)
Offensive coordinatorKenny Edenfield (4th season)
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorWayne Bolt (7th season)
Base defense4–3
Home stadiumVeterans Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 30,000)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Sun Belt football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Arkansas State +   5 2         8 5  
WKU   4 3         8 4  
Louisiana–Monroe   4 3         6 6  
South Alabama   4 3         6 6  
Troy   4 3         6 6  
Texas State   2 5         6 6  
Louisiana–Lafayette**   0 2         1 4  
Georgia State*   0 7         0 12  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • **ULL vacated 8 games and co-championship due to major NCAA violations. Georgia State ineligible for post-season bowl games due to FBS transition and ineligible for Sun Belt Conference championship due to Sun Belt Conference decision.
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:00 PMUAB*ESPN3W 34–31 OT21,398
September 76:00 PMSavannah State*
  • Veterans Memorial Stadium
  • Troy, AL
ESPN3W 66–320,021
September 126:30 PMat Arkansas StateESPNUL 34–4126,012
September 216:30 PMat Mississippi State*SECRNL 7–6255,096
September 282:00 PMat Duke*ESPN3L 31–3830,126
October 512:00 PMSouth Alabama 
  • Veterans Memorial Stadium
  • Troy, AL (Rivalry)
Sun Belt NetworkW 34–3323,024
October 122:30 PMat Georgia StateSun Belt NetworkW 35–2817,732
October 263:00 PMat WKUESPN3W 32–2620,110
October 316:30 PMLouisiana–Monroe
  • Veterans Memorial Stadium
  • Troy, AL
ESPNUL 37–4917,013
November 76:30 PMat LouisianaESPNUL 36–4122,562
November 1611:00 AMat Ole Miss*ESPNUL 21–5152,931
November 291:00 PMTexas State
  • Veterans Memorial Stadium
  • Troy, AL
ESPN3W 42–2813,073
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • All times are in Central time

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