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NEW ORLEANS - Troy made school and Sun Belt Conference history Sunday as the Trojans cracked the Associated Press Top 25 Poll for the first time ever. Winners of seven straight games, Troy is ranked No. 25 in this week’s AP Top 25.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Duke junior running back and kickoff return specialist Shaun Wilson earned a place on the Week 11 Paul Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll, according to an announcement Monday by the Paul Hornung Award.

NEW ORLEANS – ULM sophomore running back Thomas Koufie has been named Sun Belt Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday morning. Koufie became the first ULM running back in program history to score five touchdowns as he helped the Warhawks to a 37-23 victory over Georgia State on the road.