Johnson throws 6 TDs, Montana routs Weber 45-10




MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Jordan Johnson tied a school record with six touchdown passes — four of them to Jabin Sambrano — as Montana defeated Weber State 45-10 on Saturday.

Johnson threw five TDs in the first half to stake Montana (7-2, 6-1 Big Sky) to a 38-3 lead. Johnson left the game early in the third quarter, shortly after connecting with Sambrano for the fourth time on a 25-yard score. Sambrano also caught second-quarter touchdowns of 11, 17 and 8 yards, and finished with seven receptions for 94 yards.

Johnson’s other TDs covered 31 yards to Peter Nguyen and 18 yards to Josh Dennard. He was 23 of 32 passing for 299 yards.

Weber State (3-5, 3-2) got its only touchdown on a 2-yard run by C.J. Tuckett with 42 seconds to play in the game.