BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Troy football player is being disciplined after making obscene gestures towards LSU fans in the crowd during the team's 24-21 victory over LSU in Baton Rouge Saturday night. Video of the incident was shared on social media.
The loss snapped LSU's 49-game non-conference winning streak at home dating to a 2000 loss to UAB. The game was Troy's first upset of an AP top 25 opponent in 13 years.
On Sunday, Troy's head coach Neal Brown released a statement about wide receiver Alvin Bryant's action saying:
On Monday, Bryant, who is a redshirt freshman, spoke out apologizing for the incident and accepting "full responsibility" for his actions saying:
It is still unclear what disciplinary action Bryant will face.