2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
6-5, 3rd in CAA
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FCS viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

North Dakota State looks to bounce back after a baffling blowout loss, Deion Sanders and Jackson State face the first test of the season, and newly anointed No. 1 James Madison has a chance to prove its ranking.

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CAA's football season canceled by pandemic

CAA football became the latest domino to tumble in college football, announcing on Friday it will not have a conference schedule this fall because of concerns over the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Newman tosses fifth TD on Washington's contested grab (0:32)
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Wake QB Newman slings 4th TD of 1st half (0:37)
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Elon airs it out for 40-yard TD (0:32)
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Wake converts with 4th-down TD (0:31)
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2y

Cheek throws 5 TD passes, Elon tops Richmond 42-20

Davis Cheek threw a career-high five touchdown passes to five different receivers, Shamari Wingard returned a kickoff 96 yards for a score and Elon beat Richmond 42-20 on Saturday in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both teams.

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3y

Elon promotes DC Trisciani to head coach

Elon has promoted defensive coordinator Tony Trisciani to head coach, replacing Curt Cignetti who left to take over at James Madison.

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James Madison has hired Elon University's Curt Cignetti as its next head coach. Cignetti went 14-9 with two FCS playoff appearances in two seasons with Elon and has a 67-26 overall record as a college head coach. He replaces Mike Houston, who left for the top job at East Carolina. Cignetti also been an assistant for five FBS programs, most recently as Alabama's wide receivers coach from 2007 to 2010.

Barnett finds Felix for a 40 yard TD (0:34)
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Elon coach Skrosky resigns to join FIU staff

Rich Skrosky resigned Tuesday after three seasons as Elon coach to join Butch Davis' staff at FIU. Skrosky was 7-27 while leading Elon's transition into CAA Football.