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By Tim Letcher
SEC Digital Network
After a close first half, the LSU Tigers dominated the second half, beating Furman 48-16 on Saturday night in Baton Rouge.
LSU led just 20-16 over the FCS-level Paladins at halftime, but the Tigers opened the second half with a Terrence Magee touchdown, then added to the margin from there.
The Tigers had 668 yards of total offense in the game. Zach Mettenberger passed for 328 yards and three touchdowns, while Jeremy Hill (143) and Magee (108) each rushed for more than 100 yards.
Odell Beckham continued his big season with 204 yards receiving and a pair of scores.
Passing - Reese Hannon, 16-28, 104 yards, 0 TD, 1 INT
Rushing - Hank McCloud, 17 carries, 81 yards
Receiving - Ryan Culbreath, 4 receptions, 24 yards
Passing - Zach Mettenberger, 16-24, 328 yards, 3 TD, 2 INT
Rushing - Jeremy Hill, 14 carries, 143 yards, 2 TD
Receiving - Odell Beckham, 6 receptions, 204 yards, 2 TD
LSU has now won 45 straight non-conference regular season games.
Les Miles is now 28-0 in Tiger Stadium against non-conference opponents.
LSU is now 22-1 after a loss under Miles.