ANOTHER COMEBACK

NEW ORLEANS — Southern Miss pushed its consecutive winning season streak to 15 in a remarkable comeback with a dramatic 30-27 overtime win against Troy on Sunday in the New Orleans Bowl before a Louisiana Superdome crowd of 30,197.
The Golden Eagles, who finished the season at 7-6 with their fifth straight win, overcame a 10-point fourth quarter deficit to knock off the Trojans for the seventh time in eight meetings.

The Golden Eagles also remained an unbeaten 3-0 in New Orleans Bowl appearances.

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12/22/08