Ragin' Cajuns - University of Louisiana at Lafayette Athletics. 17 Miami also garnered some support in the preseason. — No. (WAFB) - In the battle of two unbeatens in the Sun Belt Conference, it was the home-favored No.

It went in.". Why Coastal Carolina Will Win. October 14, 2020 at 10:15 PM CDT - Updated October 14 at 11:20 PM, Browns send Odell Beckham Jr. home due to illness. Coach: Billy Napier (11-3) Points For: 531. The Chants are currently on a five-game winning streak dating back to last season. 23, tied with Kentucky. The Chants then marched down the field, going 61 yards in 11 plays to set up Biscardi’s game-winning kick. "You've got to understand, for us, we've never been in this position before, and for us to come up here on a Wednesday night on national television (ESPN) and play as well as we did (is great). LAFAYETTE, La. Senior quarterback Levi Lewis, who played his prep ball at Scotlandville High in Baton Rouge, was 14-of-24 for 173 yards and one touchdown. "I didn't even think, to be honest, and I just went down my line. In the third quarter, after Morris’ pick set the Chants up at the Louisiana 26-yard-line, McCall ran for a 22-yard scramble to set the Chants up at the Louisiana 4-yard-line. With the game tied, 27-27, Coastal Carolina kicker Massimo Biscardi made a 40-yard field goal with :04 left to give the Chanticleers the win. Sports Reference; Baseball; Football; Basketball; Hockey ... Conference: Sun Belt (West Division) Conference Record: 7-2. Sun Belt rivals Louisiana-Lafayette and Appalachian State were among 10 new teams ranked Sunday in first regular-season Associated Press college football poll, which was stripped of the teams not yet scheduled to play a fall season. "They're (the players) pumped and I know Teal Nation is as well, because that was a great win for Coastal Carolina and our community.". A Gray Media Group, Inc. Station - © 2002-2020 Gray Television, Inc. Louisiana-Lafayette won 20-18. In the second half, the Chanticleers retook the lead, 20-13, on a six-yard TD toss from McCall to wide receiver Jaivon Heiligh with 6:48 remaining in the third quarter. 21 BYU opened the season on Labor Day, beating Navy 55-3. Louisiana-Lafayette won 31-14. Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device. The Sun Belt Conference has two teams ranked for the first time since the conference began sponsoring football in 2001, with Louisiana-Lafayette at No. The Big Ten, Pac-12, Mid-American Conference and Mountain West have delayed their seasons due to concerns about playing amid the coronavirus pandemic, but the Big Ten is taking some steps toward a possible mid-October start. Louisville’s Micale Cunningham and Miami’s D’Eriq King make for an exciting quarterback matchup. Not surprising. Coastal quarterback Grayson McCall was 17-of-24 for 202 yards and two touchdowns. The offense has been rolling, partly because the offensive front is giving everyone time to work. — No. 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 15, 23t). Venue: Cajun Field, Lafayette, LA Network: ESPN – All of the CFN Fearless Predictions. Max Johnson and TJ Finley are next in line if the injury to Myles Brennan doesn’t improve enough for him to return to the lineup for South Carolina next Saturday. The Ragin’ Cajuns pulled off maybe the biggest upset of … It would be the last time they led in the game. Two plays later, McCall took it in himself for a 3-yard score to put the Chants up 27-20 after Biscardi’s PAT was good with 14:12 to go in the fourth. Lewis was also the leading rusher for the Cajuns, netting 84 yards on six carries, including an eight-yard touchdown run. LAFAYETTE, La. The very next play, senior running back Elijah Mitchell ran it in from one yard out, and redshirt junior placekicker Nate Snyder tied the game up at 27-27 with the extra point to cap off a four play, 55-yard drive that only took 1:28 off the clock, leaving 12:44 to go in the game. 2 Ohio State, No. Next up for the Chants is 2-1 Georgia Southern at home on Oct. 24 at noon, a game that will be broadcast on ESPNU. Coastal Carolina was led on offense by redshirt freshman quarterback Grayson McCall, who finished with 202 yards on 17-for-24 passing and two touchdowns. 1 Clemson received 60 of 61 first place-votes this week. McCall also ran for a score. Louisiana-Lafayette Errol Rogers Jr. celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Georgia Southern during an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, Lafayette, La. Low 59F. The Hokies were supposed to open their season Saturday against North Carolina State, but the Wolfpack’s preparation for the season was delayed by a COVID-19 outbreak. hstrong@postandcourier.com, ashain@postandcourier.com, nmasuda@postandcourier.com, The Berkeley Independent - Moncks Corner, SC, CCU dominates Arkansas State in Sun Belt opener, Coastal Carolina picks former Eastern Kentucky president as new leader, CCU freshman Grayson McCall quickly making a name for himself, St. James High JV football team knew it had positive COVID-19 cases, but still played Thursday, HCS board member accuses teachers of bringing COVID-19 to schools, Site work begins on a large medical office complex on Johns Island in Charleston, How a world-famous novel was sprung from Yemassee, SC, Graham broke Senate rules by soliciting campaign funds in federal building, expert says, Trump tweets for Mace during Clemson game; Haley presidential odds 16:1, College of Charleston students voice mental health concerns after spring break canceled, Charleston dark money group spends more than $306,000 on upcoming school board race, Despite dropping out and endorsing Graham, third-party candidate could hurt SC senator, Nearly 1,500 coronavirus cases logged in SC schools as state tracks virus' spread. 18 Louisville beat Western Kentucky 35-21 to open its season and is ranked for the first time since 2017. 2. For latest lines and to bet on college football, go to BetMGM. Now Virginia Tech is dealing with coronavirus issues of its own and its game next week against Virginia has been postponed. 19 and Appalachian State at No. During the SEC Teleconference on Wednesday, Oct. 14, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron said quarterback Myles Brennan was doubtful for the game against Florida due to injury.