2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
6-5, 6th in CAA
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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.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

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.

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

John Wolford has 323 passing yards on the night, marking his first career 300-yard game. The sophomore has tallied 4 total TDs, too, as Wake Forest leads Elon 41-3 with 8 minutes left.

0:55

John Wolford goes 70 yards to the house

The college football season is barely two hours old and we've already got our first long-distance TD run. Wake Forest's John Wolford dodged Elon's entire defense on this 70-yard scamper.

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

Wake Forest just went on an 11-play, 90-yard scoring drive, ending with a Matt Colburn 2-yard rushing TD to go up 17-0 on Elon. It's early, and the bar is set low, and it's only Elon, but the Demon Deacons are hitting on all cylinders in the first half.

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

Alex Kinal just booted a 73-yard punt for Wake Forest against Elon. There's a reason Dave Clawson brought the redshirt senior to ACC Kickoff and named him a team captain this year. Kinal is one of the best in the country.

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2216dAlex Scarborough

Former longtime Alabama AD Moore dies at 73

Former Alabama athletic director Mal Moore, who played and coached under Bear Bryant and hired Nick Saban as football coach, has passed away.

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2279dRob Peterson

Peterson: Mellette gets his chance

Elon University's Aaron Mellette put up gigantic numbers at a small school. But will his talent translate to the NFL?

2324d

Heinicke headlines AP's FCS All-America team

Payton Award finalists Taylor Heinicke, the record-setting quarterback from Old Dominion, and running backs Eric Breitenstein from Wofford and Miguel Maysonet from Stony Brook were selected to The Associated Press FCS All-America team released Wednesday.

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Vanderbilt gives new contract to coach Franklin

Vanderbilt has rewarded coach James Franklin with another new contract after he led the Commodores to their best record in 30 years and to consecutive bowls for the first time in school history.