TROY, Ala. -- Levi Brown threw for 413 yards and two touchdowns as Troy beat Alabama-Birmingham 27-14 on Saturday for the Trojans' first win of the season.
Brown's performance was just the second 400-yard passing game in Troy (1-2) history behind Sim Byrd's 454-yard game in 1968. Brown threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to TeBiarus Gill in the second quarter, including a 63 yard passing score to Chip Reeves in the third.
DuJuan Harris scored on a 22-yard run to give Troy a 24-6 lead late in the third quarter. Sam Glusman put the game away for Troy with a 22-yard field goal with 5:32 left in the fourth for the final margin.
Troy had 551 yards on offense, including 413 yards passing. UAB (1-2) finished with 109 yards passing.
Drew Brown 39 yd FG GOOD
Blake Frohnapfel pass intercepted Brandon Berry return for 13 yds to the UMass 27
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Cethan Carter for 28 yds to the Iowa 44 for a 1ST down
Joe Licata pass complete to Matt Weiser for 18 yds for a TD
Joe Licata pass complete to Marcus McGill for 40 yds to the UMass 24 for a 1ST down