TOLEDO, Ohio -- Diontae Johnson returned the second-half kickoff 99 yards to break open a close game and Toledo opened the season with a 47-13 win over Elon on Thursday night.
Johnson caught four passes for 102 yards, including a 69-yard catch.
Toledo, which averaged 38 points a game last season, had a slow start. Jameson Vest booted a career-high four field goals in the first half, giving the Rockets a 19-7 halftime lead.
Johnson's return sparked a 21-point run.
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