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Robert Johnson
Robert Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Americus, Ga.

High School:
Americus

Last College:
Reedley College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 218

Position:
Inside Receiver

Experience:
1L

Major:
Human Development and Family Studies


2005 - Big 12 Conference Newcomer of the Year ... Big 12 Second Team selection ... closed the regular season with four receptions for 48 yards in the win over Oklahoma ... made knee-high grab to extend Tech's game-winning drive in the final minute ... grabbed five receptions for a team-leading 70 yards at Oklahoma State ... had five catches for 72 yards against Texas A&M ... stopped short of scoring fifth touchdown of the season ... scored lone receiving touchdown at Baylor on 50-yard catch from Hodges ... finished the game with three catches for 63 yards ... totaled nine receptions for 76 yards at Texas ... caught seven passes for 107 yards against Kansas State, his third 100+ yardage game of the season ... also had a touchdown catch ... hauled in six receptions for 40 yards in Nebraska win ... caught five passes for 58 yards in win over Kansas ... finished the Indiana State game with three catches for 23 yards and a touchdown ... another stellar performance in second game against Sam Houston State ... led the team with eight receptions and 208 receiving yards ... yardage total is the seventh-best single-game total in school history ... made the transition from quarterback to receiver in the spring and started in his first game against FIU ... grabbed a game-high nine receptions for a 129 yards and a touchdown ... scored on a 47-yard pass from Hodges ... sat out last season as redshirt quarterback ... game at receiver was first since sophomore year of high school.

2004 - Sat out season as a redshirt ... outstanding prep player on scout teams ... normally mimicked the opposing quarterback.

Junior College - Reedley College in Reedley, Calif. ... five-star recruit (Rivals.com) ... No. 1 JUCO quarterback in the nation (Rivals100.com) ... No. 1 JUCO quarterback in the nation (JCFootball.com) ... No. 1 JUCO quarterback in the nation (CollegeFootballNews.com) ... No. 8 JUCO overall prospect in the nation (CollegeFootballNews.com) ... No. 9 JUCO overall prospect in the nation (JucoJunction.com) ... Top 100 athletic quarterback in the nation (Max Emfinger Recruiting) ... All-USA Ironman First-Team (JUCO Football Network) ... All-California JUCO Region II Offensive MVP ... 2003 All-Valley Conference MVP ... helped Reedley to 21-2 record over last two seasons, including a 12-0 run and a national championship in 2002 ... led Reedley to 394.5 yards of total offense per game in 2003 ... passed for 2,245 yards and 15 touchdowns in 2003 after throwing for 2,122 yards and 19 touchdowns during freshman campaign ... completed 162-of-281 last season ... rushed for nearly 500 yards in 2002 ... originally signed with West Virginia out of high school ... also recruited by Tennessee, Kentucky, Kansas State, Kansas, Washington, Central Florida and Fresno State ... Junior College Coach: Michael White.

High School - Americus High School in Americus, Ga. ... led AHS to 15-0 mark and state championship during senior season ... all-state performer ... All-Southwest Georgia and All-Southwest state team ... all-region ... state player of the year ... set state records in passing yards (3,287) and touchdowns (39) ... High School Coach: Eric Soliday.

Personal - Robert Johnson ... born June 20, 1982, in Americus, Ga. ... son of Judy Hart and Robert Johnson ... has one younger brother, Cedric, and two younger sisters, Ladrekia Britton and Angelica Hart ... has an eight-month-old son, Brandon ... majoring in human development and family studies.

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