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The mother of Jacksonville State coach John Grass, who had battled Alzheimer's disease and gone missing earlier in the week, was found dead Tuesday morning in Alabama.
It took 10 years for Youngstown State to get back to the FCS playoffs. The four-time national championship program is making up for lost time.
North Dakota State, the No. 1 seed in the FCS Playoffs, will begin its quest for a sixth straight national championship next week. The first round kicks off this weekend.
Sharon Katz ESPN Analytics
The FCS playoff bracket was released with five-time defending champion North Dakota State earning the No. 1 overall seed. ESPN's Football Power Index projects that the Bison have a 36 percent chance to win their sixth-straight FCS title. That's twice the chance of any other team in the field.
Eli Jenkins rushed for a career-best four touchdowns and Jaylen Hill had two of Jacksonville State's four interceptions as the Gamecocks wrapped up an undefeated Ohio Valley Conference season and
Eli Jenkins threw for 261 yards and a touchdown, Roc Thomas ran for three more scores and Jacksonville State notched 535 yards in total offense to beat Murray State 33-15 on Saturday to remain un
Eli Jenkins threw for 144 yards and a TD to become Jacksonville State's career passing leader in Saturday's 17-10 win over Southeast Missouri State in a penalty plagued game.
Eli Jenkins passed for two touchdowns and ran for another and Jacksonville State beat Eastern Illinois 47-14 on Saturday for the Gamecocks' sixth straight victory.
Joel McCandless, Jaylen Hill and Reggie Hall each returned an interception for a touchdown and Jacksonville State forced five turnovers in a 24-7 victory over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.
Eli Jenkins and Josh Clemons scored two touchdowns each and Jacksonville State defeated Austin Peay 34-14 on Saturday.
Josh Clemons ran for 110 yards and three touchdowns to lead Jacksonville State to a convincing 40-21 win over Tennessee Tech on Saturday.
Eli Jenkins passed for 224 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 121 yards and another two scores to help Jacksonville State beat Liberty 48-19 on Saturday night.
Eli Jenkins passed for 248 yards and two touchdowns, rushed for 111 yards and a touchdown, and Jacksonville State held on for a 27-26 win over Coastal Carolina on Saturday.
LSU backup quarterback Danny Etling made his debut with the 21st-ranked Tigers count.
White with a wild punt return
It's probably not how they drew it up, but Tre'Davious White runs all over the place to score on this punt return of 60 yards. The Tigers head into halftime with a 27-10 lead over FCS Jacksonville State after stumbling out of the gate.
Etling steps in and delivers TD pass
LSU backup quarterback Danny Etling gives the Tigers their first lead of the game with a 46-yard touchdown to DeSean Smith.
LSU running back and Heisman Trophy contender Leonard Fournette did not play in Saturday's win over Jacksonville State as he continues to nurse a left ankle injury.
Watch: Jacksonville State at No. 21 LSU
LSU looks to avoid its first 0-2 start since 1991 against last season's FCS national runner-up. Jacksonville State is 1-6 against current SEC teams with a win over Ole Miss in 2010. The Gamecocks took No. 6 Auburn to overtime last season. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN
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