Bowling Green beats Troy 31-14

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BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) - Tyler Sheehan threw two touchdown
passes to help Bowling Green defeat Troy 31-14 on Thursday night in
the season opener for both teams.

Sheehan was 32 of 44 passing with one interception for the
Falcons, and Freddie Barnes caught 15 passes for 157 yards and both
of Sheehan's touchdown passes.

The Falcons outgained the Trojans 394-293, helping new Bowling
Green coach Dave Clawson notch a win in his debut.

Levi Brown was 28 of 42 passing with one touchdown and two
interceptions for the Trojans, and Tebiarus Gill had eight catches
for 102 yards.

Trailing 14-7 at halftime, Sheehan threw a touchdown to Barnes
to tie the game with 3:49 left in the third quarter and Chris
Bullock's 1-yard rush put the Falcons up 24-14 with 7:19 to play.

Adrien Spencer's 64-yard interception return sealed the game for
Bowling Green with 2:14 left.