When the Florida Atlantic Owls take the field in Louisiana to face the Louisiana-Monroe Redhawks Saturday they will see a team that they hope they can one day become.
The 2011 Florida State Seminoles debut was solid, a 34-0 victory over Louisiana-Monroe. Thanks to a loss by number three Oregon, the Seminoles will move to number 5 in the rankings by Tuesday.
Florida State started the season Saturday with one in the Win column, but nobody was surprised. The Florida powerhouse took on Louisiana-Monroe, at home, and the Seminoles blew ULM off the field, 34-0.
While there have been rumblings the University of Miami wanted to move the annual game against Florida State to Labor Day; it doesn’t look like it will come to fruition for the 2011 season.