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Chick-fil-A Bowl

Cook's 266 yards carry No. 11 Florida State to win

With rain pelting Doak Campbell Stadium during pregame warmups, Florida State running back Dalvin Cook figured he was going to see plenty of carries during Saturday's game against South Florida.

The rain ended up subsiding before kickoff but Cook ended up having one of the best rushing performances in school history. The sophomore rushed for 266 yards on 30 carries with three touchdowns in the 11th-ranked Seminoles 34-14 victory.

It is the second-best rushing game in school history and the first 200-yard game by a Florida State back since Sammie Smith had 212 yards against Tulane in 1988. Greg Allen has the school record with 322 yards against Western Carolina in...