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College football spotlight: Florida Atlantic gets credit, just for showing up

College football spotlight: Florida Atlantic gets credit, just for showing up

Florida canceled its home opener against Northern Colorado, and Florida State canceled its home game against Louisiana Monroe. Miami’s game at Arkansas State was scrapped, and South Florida and Connecticut decided not to play. The game between Central Florida and Memphis was first moved from Saturday to Friday, then postponed.

All on account of Hurricane Irma, which by Saturday morning was taking dead aim at Florida’s southern coast.

Florida International played, after its game against Alcorn State was moved to Friday — and to Birmingham, Ala. And the Golden Panthers gave Butch Davis, the former Miami, North Carolina and Cleveland Browns coach, his first win...

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