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Shaquille Johnson
Shaquille Johnson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Milton

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 221

Position:
Guard

2012-13 (Freshman): Incredible athlete ... has a 39-inch vertical jump ... growing his understanding of the game.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Ranked 92nd nationally by ESPN.com ... averaged 17 points and 7 rebounds last year leading Milton High School to a 29-4 record and the Class 5A State Championship under coach David Boyd ... named Class 5A first-team All-State as a senior in 2011-12 ... scored 23 points in the state championship game in the 79-67 victory over Savannah, Milton's second state title in three seasons ... had 17 points (8-13 fgs), 7 rebounds, 3 steals, 4 dunks and a block in the state semifinal win over Harrison 73-52 as Milton became the third boys program in history to reach four-straight Georgia finals in the highest class ... 4-year letterman leading Milton to four Class 5A State Championship games ... dominated Derrick Williams, the No. 2 pick of the 2011 NBA Draft, and 23 other high schoolers at the Under Armour Dunk Contest that was televised by ESPN at Venice Beach, Calif., on August 26, 2011 ... Johnson won with a windmill dunk, a high-flying dunk that cleared 6-foot-9 Tony Parker, now of UCLA, and a circus dunk going through his legs and jamming left-handed ... fans lined up for autographs after he played in the Burger King Classic in Erie, Pa., in January 2012, and made seven impressive dunks in the semifinals and five in the championship game ... had 7 points and 4 rebounds for the South team in the All-American Championship in New Orleans during the 2012 Final Four ... finished second in the High School Slam Dunk Championship in New Orleans during the 2012 Final Four ... averaged 9 points and 7 rebounds as a junior at Milton High as the team had eight seniors, including four that signed Div. I scholarships ... was both a wide receiver and a pitcher as a freshman and sophomore in high school ... full name is Shaquille Jerrod Johnson ... born May 10, 1994, in Atlanta, Ga. ... undecided on major ... son of Vesta Johnson and Anthony Turner ... chose Auburn over Florida, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Clemson and Miami (Fla.) ... ... high school teammate of Georgia's Charles Mann and Virginia's Evan Nolte.