Indians upset Troy; Elsberry wins season opener 53-49 over Trojans

The Elsberry Indians began their opening day with something to prove as they took on the second seeded Troy Trojans in the 42nd Annual Troy Trojan Peoples Bank Basketball Invitational. After a 53-49 victory, Head Coach Ryan Parker said this should be a sign of things to come.

As the Elsberry Indians kicked off their opening day of the basketball season, fans to stay on the edge of their seats as they took on the Troy Trojans for a 53-49 victory.

“I thought going into the season we had talent, I just didn’t quite know what to expect,” said Head Coach Ryan Parker. “Troy is a very well coached team, a great team with a lot of history. For us to go in as a seven seed and play the two seed on their home court in their home tournament, hold their leading scorer at zero, speaks volumes about our team.”

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Posted on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 4:02 pm