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Kris Johnson

Class
Junior

Position
Guard
Hometown
Kansas City, Mo.
Height
6-1
Previous School
Ruskin High School
NW Experience
2 years

2006-07 (Sophomore): Played in all but one game and started in 14 games in his second season as a Ranger... Shot 37.1 percent (26/70) from the field and was 20-of-28 (71.4%) from the free throw line... Scored 86 points including 14 treys... Came up with 28 assists and six steals... Had a career-high 15 points against Langston, where he hit 6-of-8 from the floor and drained all three free throws... Recorded a season-best five rebounds against Langston and Bellevue (Neb.)...Played 436 minutes for the Rangers...

2005-06 (Freshman): Started 25 games and played in all 31 games as a true freshman... Scored 40 points and averaged 1.3 ppg... Had an individual-high of six points against two conference schools, Southern Nazarene and Lubbock Christian... Was the high rebounder in the Rangers’ season opener against Bethel (Kan.) College... Averaged 1.6 rebounds per game... Came up with 18 assists, 13 steals and a blocked shot... Played 439 minutes, the most of any freshman...

High School: Averaged eight points, three rebounds and six assists while starting more than 30 games during his senior season at Ruskin High School... Was a recipient of the 2004 NAIA Character of Champions Award... Selected to the Suburban Small Eight first-team all-conference squad... Academically, was in the top 10% of the senior class and was a member of the National Honor Society...

Personal: Majoring in mass communications... Born April 27, 1986... Son of Kenneth and Hosea Johnson...