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Johnson adds MVC honor on top of record

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David Johnson is now the all-time leading rusher in UNI history. Johnson passed Corey Lewis with his performance in the win against Illinois State on Saturday. He now has 4,051 rushing yards in his career.

His performance also garnered Missouri Valley Offensive Player of the Week Honors.

The senior running back rushed for 129 yards and 2 touchdowns in the 42-28 win over the #6 Redbirds. He also tallied his first career kickoff return touchdown taking one back 98 yards at a crucial time in the 4th quarter. He finished the win with a game-leading 225 all-purpose yards.

Johnson has garnered the MVC's weekly honor 3 times in his career.

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