Trailing 38-35 with 46 seconds to play in regulation, Grambling's Marc Orozco tied it at 38 with a 20-yard field goal. Hickbottom hit Clark on Grambling's opening play of OT and the Tigers (4-4, 3-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference) stopped the Golden Lions on downs.
Taelyer Porter ran for 226 yards and three touchdowns, and Skyler Perry threw two touchdown passes for the Golden Lions (1-7, 0-4), who took a 31-28 fourth-quarter lead on Porter's 3-yard run. Linwood Banks recovered a fumble in the end zone for a 35-31 Grambling lead, but Perry responded with a 5-yard pass to Dejuan Miller before Orozco's game-tying kick.
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.
Georgia QB JT Daniels cleared, available Saturday vs. Auburn
Georgia transfer QB JT Daniels has been medically cleared to play and will be available Saturday against Auburn.
North Carolina Tar Heels add Dec. 11 game against Western Carolina Catamounts
North Carolina has added a Dec. 11 game against Western Carolina, which replaces a Sept. 19 contest against Charlotte that was canceled because of COVID-19 issues.
Wake Forest draws Campbell in another schedule twist
Wake Forest takes on visiting Campbell, which is closing out an abbreviated fall slate, in a non-league game Friday night at Truist Field in Winston-Salem, N.C.