MAPLEWOOD, NJ -- Elizabeth scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to rally for a 21-10 football victory over Columbia Thursday night.
After Elizabeth had taken an 8-0 lead in the first quarter, the Cougars (5-5) came back when Nick Aaron threw a 46-yard TD pass to Michael Caines and Drew Sinclair kicked the extra point to bring Columbia back within one, 8-7.
Columbia took a 10-8 lead before halftime on Sinclair's 24-yard field goal.
Elizabeth came from behind with TDs on a 21-yard run and an 11-yard run in the final quarter.
Quarterback Nick Aaron completed eight of 19 passes for 142 yards and a TD for Columbia, which finished with its best record under head coach Gary Mobley, after consecutive 1-9 seasons in 2017 and 2018.
Kai Arrington had two carries for 48 yards and three receptions for 41 yards, and Caines three carries for 29 yards to go with 54 yards on two receptions. On defense, senior linebacker Maximus Moore made two sacks for Columbia.