No. 15 Coastal Carolina beats Arkansas State 52-20
Coastal Carolina Arkansas St Football Coastal Carolina defenders C.J. 15 Coastal Carolina beat Arkansas State 52-20 on Thursday night for its 11th straight victory. Coastal Carolina (6-0, 2-0 Sun Belt) also got scoring runs of 64 yards from Reese White and 67 yards from backup quarterback Bryce Carpenter. The Chanticleers piled up 685 yards of total offense, holding Arkansas State (1-5, 0-2) to 273. THE TAKEAWAYCoastal Carolina: The Chanticleers are 2-3 versus Arkansas State, earning their first win in Jonesboro.wftv.com
Florida State vs. Jacksonville State: How to watch, stream, listen
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Georgia Tech edges Florida State 16-13
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – True freshman Jeff Sims, who was once a Florida State commitment, threw for 277 yards and a touchdown as Georgia Tech defeated the Seminoles 16-13 in both teams' season opener on Saturday night. Cornerback Asante Samuel had two interceptions and two pass break-ups for Florida State. A NEW-LOOK OFFENSEJeff Sims’ 24 completions are the most by a Georgia Tech quarterback since Reggie Ball had 27 vs. Duke on Nov. 8, 2003. Florida State officials had expected between 19,000-20,000, roughly 25 percent of the capacity at Doak Campbell Stadium. Georgia Tech plays host to UCF on Saturday.
Florida State wins one for interim coach, beats BC 38-31
Quarterback James Blackman #1 of the Florida State Seminoles looks to pass during the third quarter of the game against the Boston College Eagles at Alumni Stadium. After Grosel threw an interception, Jordan Travis broke free for 66 yards to give Florida State a 14-point lead. The Seminoles recovered the onside kick, and two-time interim coach Odell Haggins left Chestnut Hill with his perfect record intact. Florida State fired Taggart on Sunday, a day after a 27-10 loss to Miami, and named Haggins as the interim coach. Boston College: BC is off next weekend before playing Notre Dame on Nov. 23 in South Bend, Indiana.
Wake Forest beats Florida State 22-20 on Sciba's 5th FG
Ja'Sir Taylor #6 of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons tackles Gabe Nabers #32 of the Florida State Seminoles. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Nick Sciba kicked a 25-yard field goal - his school-record-tying fifth of the game - with 4:18 remaining, and Wake Forest beat Florida State 22-20 on Saturday night. Florida State had the ball twice after Sciba's final field goal. THE TAKEAWAYFlorida State: The Seminoles sure didn't look like they have the second-worst total defense in the ACC, allowing 464.5 yards per game. Wake Forest: Turns out the Demon Deacons could beat Florida State with a bunch of 3s and only one touchdown.
Akers helps Florida State hold off ULM in overtime
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Cam Akers had a program-record 36 carries, the final one a 4-yard touchdown, as Florida State defeated Louisiana Monroe 45-44 in overtime on Saturday. Akers, a junior tailback, ran for a career-high 193 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns. He also had a 44-yard TD reception for Florida State (1-1). ULM (1-1) had four touchdowns and a field goal on its final six drives of regulation to force overtime. Blackman had a pair of first-half touchdown passes as Florida State had scored on its first three drives and led 24-7 at the half.
Boise St. rallies past Florida St. 36-31 behind freshman QB
Florida State lost its season opener for the third straight time. Bachmeier, a true freshman, was pounded early by Florida State's defensive front but threw for 407 yards as Boise State defeated a Power 5 team for the sixth time since the 2014 season. It was the most passing yards by a Boise State first-time starting quarterback. James Blackman had three touchdown passes in the first half as Florida State took a 24-6 lead with 10:53 left. His third touchdown pass, a 58-yard toss to Keyshawn Helton, put the Seminoles up 31-13 with 4:07 left in the second quarter.
Florida State game moved from Jacksonville ahead of Hurricane Dorian
James Blackman #1 of the Florida State Seminoles drops back to pass against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at Carter-Finley Stadium on November 3, 2018 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida State University's season opening game against Boise State will still go on, just at a different venue. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that Saturday's game will be moved from Jacksonville to Tallahassee due to Hurricane Dorian. The 11 a.m. track for Hurricane Dorian shows Jacksonville and much of the state in the cone of uncertainty. Stick with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for all your Hurricane Dorian updates.