The win was the first career victory for Billy Napier, the Rajun Cajuns first year head coach, who last year worked as the associate head coach at Arizona State.
Grambling took a 3-0 lead on Garrett Urban's 22-yard field goal with 11:57 to play in the first quarter. Louisiana then proceeded to take control, scoring touchdowns on its next four drives en route to a 35-10 halftime lead.
In a span of 10 minutes, Ragas ran for a 4-yard score, Nunez completed a 3-yard TD pass to Ja'Marcus Bradley, Levi Lewis threw an 18-yard scoring pass to Jamal Bell and Nunez connected with Bradley again, this time for an 8-yard score.
Geremy Hickbottom threw for 112 yards and ran for 52 yards and a touchdown for the Tigers.
Indiana Hoosiers lose key defensive starter Marcelino Ball to torn ACL
Marcelino Ball tore an ACL during Indiana's workouts last week and will miss the entire season.
The coronavirus and college sports: NCAA reopening plans, latest news, program cuts, more
The Pac-12 is joining the rest of the Power 5 conferences and will play a seven-game fall college football season beginning Nov. 6. Here's the latest on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the college sports world.
Memphis Tigers, Houston Cougars have their postponed league game rescheduled to Dec. 5 by AAC
The Memphis Tigers and Houston Cougars, originally scheduled to play Sept. 18 before positive coronavirus tests and contact tracing forced a postponement, will now meet on Dec. 5, the American Athletic Conference announced.
LSU Tigers coach Ed Orgeron after season-opening loss: 'It's my job to fix it'
LSU became the first defending national champion to lose its season opener in more than two decades Saturday, and coach Ed Orgeron said the responsibility rests with him to turn things around heading into this weekend's game against Vanderbilt.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish get No. 9 WR recruit Deion Colzie to recommit to program
Notre Dame gets Deion Colzie to commit for a second time. The ninth-ranked wide receiver in his class, Colzie originally committed to the Irish in 2019 before opening up his recruitment in March.
Florida State Seminoles coach Mike Norvell returning to practice, to coach Saturday
Florida State will have its head coach back on the sideline for Tuesday's practice, Mike Norvell confirmed Monday.