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.
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- Louisiana-Monroe QB Smith to transfer
- No. 6 Auburn dominates ULM 42-14
- Irma leads Gators, Seminoles to cancel games
- Sun Belt conference to split into 2 divisions
Jabari Johnson broke two long runs for touchdowns and Louisiana-Monroe held Grambling scoreless in the second half as the Warhawks rolled to a 31-9 victory in the season opener Saturday night.
Louisiana-Monroe quarterback Garrett Smith, who threw for 3,854 yards and 31 TDs for the Warhawks, is leaving the program to transfer to another school.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Senior Writer
Florida State leads ULM 21-0 thanks in large part to running backs Jacques Patrick and Cam Akers. The two have combined for 150 yards and two scores. ULM, on the other hand, has just 30 yards rushing.