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March 30, 2013    Elijah Johnson News

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Johnson tallied 13 points and five rebounds against Michigan on Friday, though turned the ball over five times and passed up a layup attempt in the closing seconds of the 87-85 OT loss in the Sweet 16.

Johnson made some careless mistakes and curious decisions in this contest. He was called for a flagrant foul early in the game after hitting Michigan center Mitch McGary below the belt. He then decided to pass the ball out for a contested three-pointer in the last few seconds of overtime, instead of shooting the ball from close range with at least some angle on a layup. Johnson finishes his senior campaign averaging 9.9 points, 3.1 rebounds and 4.6 dimes per tilt.

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Elijah Johnson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

March 10, 2013

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Johnson contributed 10 points, four rebounds, two dimes and one steal at Baylor on Saturday.

On the downside, Johnson shot just 3-of-13 from the floor for the game, including an abysmal 1-for-6 from downtown.

March 5, 2013

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Johnson tallied seven points, three boards and 12 assists against Texas Tech on Monday.

The 12 assists were a career-high for the senior guard, who has dished out 22 dimes over his last two contests.

February 27, 2013

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Johnson exploded for 39 points on 13-of-22 shooting in Monday's Double OT victory at Iowa State.

Johnson hit six treys and seven free-throws, while also tallying five rebounds and seven dimes for the game.

January 10, 2013

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Johnson managed 12 points, six rebounds, 10 assists and three steals against Iowa State on Wednesday.

It was Johnson's first double-double of the season, though he also turned the ball over six times for the game.

January 7, 2013

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Johnson managed nine points, five rebounds and nine assists against Temple on Sunday.

On the downside, Johnson had five turnovers for the game. On the season, the senior guard is averaging 10.0 points, 2.8 rebounds and 5.2 assists per contest.

November 16, 2012

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Johnson had 18 points, two rebounds, four dimes and two thefts against Chattanooga on Thursday.

Johnson shot 7-for-10 from the floor, including 4-of-6 from beyond the arc.

November 14, 2012

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Johnson paced the Jayhawks with 16 points on 6-of-15 shooting against Michigan State on Tuesday.

Johnson also managed four rebounds, two dimes and three steals for the game. With Tyshawn Taylor in the NBA, Johnson is expected to carry much of the backcourt load for the Jayhawks this season.