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CFB roundup: Leonard Fournette runs wild in LSU's win at Syracuse

CFB roundup: Leonard Fournette runs wild in LSU's win at Syracuse

Heisman Trophy hopeful Leonard Fournette ran for a career-high 244 yards and two touchdowns, Tre'Davious White returned a punt 69 yards for another score, and No. 8 Louisiana State held on for a 34-24 victory over the Orange in Syracuse, N.Y.

Fournette had his second straight 200-yard game and fifth straight 100-yard game — and it came in a fitting place.

Syracuse's tradition is based on its stellar running backs from the past, the great Jim Brown, Heisman Trophy winner Ernie Davis and Floyd Little, a three-time All-American in the mid-1960s. The Carrier Dome field is named in honor of Davis, the first black player to win the coveted trophy. Little, now an...

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