MONROE, La. (AP) - Kolton Browning tossed a pair of touchdown passes and Monterrell Washington ran for two more, as Louisiana-Monroe rolled to a 35-14 win over Florida Atlantic in Sun Belt Conference action Saturday night.
The Warhawks (4-2, 2-0) jumped on the board first when Browning completed a 3-yard score to Brent Leonard. Washington followed that up with a 36-yard touchdown run, and then Mitchell Bailey scooped up a muffed punt attempt in the end zone to stretch the advantage to 21-0.
Browning later added a 9-yard touchdown pass to Harley Scioneaux, and Washington added a 3-yard rushing score.
Louisiana-Monroe held FAU (1-4, 0-3) to 1.2 yards per carry and outgained the Owls 195-46 on the ground with no runner accounting for more than 60 yards.
The win makes Louisiana-Monroe one of three remaining undefeated teams in the Sun Belt.
Graham Wilbert was 26-of-39 passing for 261 yards for the Owls.
|LAMON||Brent Leonard 3 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|LAMON||Monterrell Washington 36 yd run (Justin Manton kick)|
|LAMON||Mitchell Bailey 0 yd fumble return (Justin Manton kick)|
|FAU||Jonathan Wallace 3 yd run (Mitch Anderson kick)|
|LAMON||Harley Scioneaux 9 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|LAMON||Monterrell Washington 3 yd run (Justin Manton kick)|
|FAU||Marcus Cunningham 15 yd pass from Graham Wilbert (Mitch Anderson kick)|
|Third Down Efficiency||9-20||4-12|
|Fourth Down Efficiency||1-3||2-2|
|Kick Return Yds||83||13|
|Punt Return Yds||20||38|
|Time of Poss.||35:55||24:5|
|FAU: Jonathan Wallace 14-50, Damian Fortner 12-25, Martese Jackson 1--2, Graham Wilbert 8--7, Team 2--20|
|LAMON: Kolton Browning 10-59, Monterrell Washington 4-45, Centarius Donald 3-41, Jyruss Edwards 6-30, DeVontae McNeal 5-20, Mitchell Bailey 1-1, Brayle Brown 1-0, Team 2--2|
|FAU: Graham Wilbert 26-39-261-0|
|LAMON: Kolton Browning 10-23-147-0, Cody Wells 0-1-0-0|
|FAU: William Dukes 5-96, Jenson Stoshak 4-35, Nexon Dorvilus 4-31, Daniel McKinney 4-29, Damian Fortner 4-13, Marcus Cunningham 2-26, Byron Hankerson 1-21, Martese Jackson 1-12, Travis Jones 1--2|
|LAMON: Je'Ron Hamm 3-69, Brent Leonard 2-32, Colby Harper 2-20, Jyruss Edwards 1-14, Harley Scioneaux 1-9, Tavarese Maye 1-3|
|Florida Atlantic||8th Sun Belt||2-6||3-9|
|Louisiana-Monroe||2nd Sun Belt||6-2||8-5|