JMU defeats Elon 45-21 behind Cole Johnson’s record-setting performance

Published: Oct. 30, 2021 at 6:05 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Cole Johnson broke the program record with six touchdown passes in a single game, and the James Madison football team defeated Elon 45-21 on Saturday at Bridgeforth Stadium.

Five of Johnson’s TD passes came in the first half, as the Dukes jumped out to a 35-14 lead.

Freshman Antwane Wells Jr. had 8 receptions for 114 yards and two touchdowns.

James Madison (7-1, 5-1 CAA) will be back at home next Saturday, as the Dukes host Campbell for Homecoming.

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