Win Probability 100%

SAM
FSU
FSU 100%

SAM

26

FSU

36

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • SAM525
    • 454FSU
  • Turnovers

    • SAM5
    • 1FSU
  • Possession

    SAMFSU
    32:0927:51
  • 1st Downs

    • SAM23
    • 25FSU

Game Information

Doak Campbell Stadium
Coverage: ACCNE
  • Tallahassee, FL 32306
  • Line: FSU -33.0
Attendance: 72,239
91%
Capacity: 79,560
9/9/2018 Associated Press

Francois helps Florida State escape with win over Samford

Deondre Francois threw for 320 yards and three touchdowns, including the go-ahead score to Tre' McKitty with 4:03 to go, as Florida State held off Samford 36-26 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Samford1670326
Florida State71401536
first QuarterSAMFSU
TD
12:23
Kelvin McKnight 54 Yd pass from Devlin Hodges (Two-Point Run Conversion Failed)
1 play, 54 yards, 0:08
60
TD
7:49
Roland Adams 2 Yd Run (Mitchell Fineran Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 2:56
130
play
Samford goes up 13-0 against Florida State (0:47)

Samford running back Roland Adams punches it in for another score for the Bulldogs. (0:47)

TD
4:03
Tamorrion Terry 27 Yd pass from Deondre Francois (Ricky Aguayo Kick)
3 plays, 58 yards, 0:39
137
play
Seminoles get on board with 27-yard TD (0:31)

Florida State wide receiver Tamorrion Terry hauls the ball in with one hand and scores a 27-yard touchdown. (0:31)

FG
1:32
Mitchell Fineran 30 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 62 yards, 2:31
167
second QuarterSAMFSU
TD
13:56
Deondre Francois 8 Yd Run (Ricky Aguayo Kick)
8 plays, 70 yards, 2:29
1614
play
Francois keeps it himself for 8-yard score (0:33)

Florida State QB Deondre Francois runs for an 8-yard score to put the Seminoles down 2 against Samford. (0:33)

TD
8:37
Kelvin McKnight 27 Yd pass from Devlin Hodges (Mitchell Fineran Kick)
6 plays, 87 yards, 1:30
2314
play
Samford strikes again (1:06)

Samford's Devlin Hodges airs it out to wide receiver Kelvin McKnight for a 27-yard touchdown. (1:06)

TD
1:19
Tamorrion Terry 17 Yd pass from Deondre Francois (Ricky Aguayo Kick)
2 plays, 25 yards, 0:25
2321
play
Florida State scores right before half (1:07)

Florida State wide receiver Tamorrion Terry reels in his second touchdown of the game right before halftime. (1:07)

fourth QuarterSAMFSU
FG
7:58
Mitchell Fineran 36 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 56 yards, 2:01
2621
TD
4:03
Tre' McKitty 5 Yd pass from Deondre Francois (Deondre Francois Pass to Nyqwan Murray for Two-Point Conversion)
11 plays, 82 yards, 3:49
2629
play
Francois saves Seminoles with go-ahead TD, 2-point conversion (1:37)

Florida State Deondre Francois connects with Tre' McKitty for a 5-yard score and then Nyqwan Murray for the two-point conversion. (1:37)

TD
2:23
Levonta Taylor 63 Yd Interception Return (Ricky Aguayo Kick)
5 plays, 34 yards, 1:40
2636
play
FSU's pick-6 puts the nail in the coffin (1:55)

Florida State defensive back Levonta Taylor returns a 63-yard interception to put the Seminoles up by 9. (1:55)

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