Matt Viator has been one of the most successful coaches at the FCS level, posting a winning season every year at McNeese State.
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Jeremiah Briscoe passed for 313 yards and three touchdowns, and Sam Houston State ended McNeese State's perfect season with a 34-29 win in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday night.
Derrick Milton, Ryan Ross and Daniel Sams all rushed for over 100 yards as McNeese State held on to beat Lamar 20-14 on Saturday night.
Daniel Sams threw for 168 yards and one touchdown and ran for 164 yards and another score as McNeese State rallied past Sam Houston State 27-10 to claim the Southland Conference title on Saturday
Trent Manuel connected on three field goals to give McNeese State the margin needed for a 15-13 win over Abilene Christian in Southland Conference play on Saturday.
Daniel Sams scored five touchdowns and racked up 357 total yards as McNeese State defeated Northwestern State 47-27 on Saturday night.
Wallace Scott scooped up a fumble and raced 45 yards for the score to give McNeese State the lead in the fourth quarter and the Cowboys went on to beat Central Arkansas 28-13 on Saturday night.
Ryan Ross ran for 149 yards and two touchdowns, Daniel Sams ran for another score and McNeese State beat Southeastern Louisiana 21-7 on Saturday.
Daniel Sams threw for 140 yards and one touchdown and ran for 89 yards and another score as McNeese State rolled over Nicholls 37-7 on Saturday.
Daniel Sams threw for 174 yards and two touchdowns to lead McNeese State to a 37-0 victory over Division II Mississippi College on Saturday night.
Daniel Sams rushed for 164 yards and one touchdown and threw for 134 yards and another score as McNeese State defeated Stephen F. Austin 28-14 in Southland Conference play on Saturday night.
LSU's game against McNeese State was canceled after a four-hour weather delay on a stormy Saturday night in South Louisiana, making LSU's path to a potential CFP berth rockier.
Persistent lightning strikes near Baton Rouge have caused officials to cancel No. 14 LSU's season opener with McNeese State on Saturday night following a delay of nearly four hours.
Watch: McNeese State vs. (14) LSU
LSU, whose No. 14 ranking is its second-lowest in 11 seasons under Les Miles, has won 49 straight regular-season non-conference games, the longest streak in FBS history. Live on SEC+/WatchESPN
Bennett leads SE Louisiana past McNeese State 28-9
Stephen F. Austin knocks off McNeese State 31-16
McNeese St hangs on to beat Northwestern St, 35-28
McNeese State beats Abilene Christian 31-20
Sam Houston State knocks off McNeese State 38-22
McNeese State runs past Nicholls 45-3
McNeese State dominates Div II Arkansas Tech 61-7
McNeese State dominates Prairie View A&M 48-16
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