Nick Entin | Daily Trojan The Spirit of Troy Marching Band was led onto the field before the game by the drum major who started things off in his usual fashion — a sword in the ground.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Senior wide receiver Darreus Rogers catches a ball. Rogers finished the game with two catches and 45 yards.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Junior defensive back John Plattenburg makes a tackle against Alabama on a kickoff return.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Redshirt junior quarterback Max Browne scrambles for a 17-yard gain in the first quarter on Saturday.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Sophomore wide receiver Deontay Burnett tries to avoid a tackle on one of his four catches. He had 26 yards.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Sophomore tailback Ronald Jones II makes a break up the field. Jones was the Trojans leading rusher with 46 yards on seven carries.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Redshirt junior quarterback Max Browne scans the field looking for a receiver. Browne was 14-19 with 101 yards and one interception.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Sophomore tailback Ronald Jones II was the Trojans leading rusher. He had 46 yards.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Sophomore tailback Aca’Cedric Ware gets wrapped up by the Alabama defense. Ware earned 22 yards on six carries.Nick Entin | Daily Trojan Sophomore tailback Dominic Davis ran for five yards on two carries Saturday against the Alabama Crimson Tide.
On the proposal of the Ministry of Civil Affairs, the Council of Ministers of B&H issued a decision on awarding the State Sports Award for 2015 to the state record holder in 800 meters Amel Tuka.State Sports Award in the amount of 15,000.00 BAM was assigned to athlete Tuka for winning a bronze medal at the World Championships in Beijing at 800 meters, gold medal at the Balkan Indoor Championships in Istanbul in 2015 and winning the third place at the final meeting of IAAF Diamond League in Brussels.On the EA classic meeting in Velenje last year, Tuka fulfilled the norm for the World Championships in Beijing 2015 and Olympic Games in Rio in 2016.(Source: faktor.ba)