Greg Ligg picked up a fumble 53 seconds into the game and returned it 18 yards for a touchdown, sparking Elon to a 45-7 win against Furman in its home opener Saturday night.
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Freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson scored on all five of his drives as the Tigers opened their season with a 48-7 rout of Furman on Saturday.
Harris Roberts plays QB for Furman and attends classes at Clemson. The schools play each other on Saturday.
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.
Wofford got the ground game going and Furman didn't, allowing the No. 7-seeded Terriers to run off to a 28-10 win in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.
Furman and Elon were so evenly matched this season that, appropriately, an outstretched arm helped decide their first-round game in the FCS playoffs on Saturday.
Devlin Hodges threw for two touchdowns as Samford edged Furman 26-20 in a regular season closer on Saturday afternoon.
P.J. Blazejowski had two touchdown passes, Anthony Wilcox and Kealand Dirks each ran in two more scores, and Furman won its seventh-straight game with a 56-20 victory over The Citadel on Saturday.
Antonio Wilcox ran for 202 yards and a touchdown, Kealand Dirks had 119 yards and two scores and Furman defeated Western Carolina 28-6 on Saturday.
Antonio Wilcox rushed for three touchdowns and Joe Farrar's late interception secured the win as Furman picked up its fifth-straight victory, slipping past Mercer, 28-21 on Saturday.
Kealand Dirks and Antonio Wilcox rushed for two touchdowns apiece and Furman rolled over VMI 42-10 on Saturday.
P.J. Blazejowskithrew three touchdown passes in Furman's 41-17 win over Chattanooga on Saturday.
P.J. Blazejowski passed for three touchdowns and Furman scored three more in the ground, pounding Colgate 45-14 and picking up its first win of the season on Saturday.
Jaylen Samuels rushed for three touchdowns to help North Carolina State beat Furman 49-16 on Saturday.
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