Lane Kiffin 'Would Love to Play Bama' After Conference USA Championship Win

Lane Kiffin wants 'Bama after FAU's 10th straight win

Lane Kiffin wants 'Bama after FAU's 10th straight win

He showed up to Boca in January and by the first week of December he's got a conference title ring on his finger and just became the 2nd winningest coach in FAU history. He carried 26 times for 164 yards and three touchdowns.

The Owls, who beat North Texas 69-31 in the regular season, took a 34-0 lead in the first 33 minutes on Saturday.

Mason Fine completed 28 of 44 passes for 367 yards for the Mean Green (9-4), whose five-game winning streak was snapped.

"I don't think I've ever been part of a game that had nine sacks", Al-Shaair said. Wood finished with six catches for 208 yards and a touchdown.

The Owls didn't let up after halftime, scoring on a 54-yard Jason Driskel-to-Kalib Woods hookup.

The score could have been even worse.

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The game was held at FAU Stadium on Saturday afternoon. A replay review determined that Franklin dropped the ball in celebration before crossing the goal line, and that North Texas made a clear recovery, negating the touchdown and giving the ball to the Mean Green.

"I would love to play Alabama", Kiffin said during his postgame press conference, "I'd feel sorry for our players, but I'd like it".

No way would everything go their way for a second time against North Texas.

If FAU wins the conference title, Kiffin may start getting more interest from big-name programs with head coaching vacancies.

FAU will learn on Sunday which bowl they'll be playing in.

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