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Chris Johnson #45
  • Position: Center
  • Height/Weight: 6-11/190
  • Birthdate: July 15, 1985 (Washington, D.C.)
  • High School: Laurinburg (N.C) Prep
  • College: Louisiana State
  • Career Highlights: Finished his career starting 57-of-the-last-60 games. Had 176 career blocks second only to Shaquille ONeal in all-time blocks at LSU. He scored in double figures 29 timesSenior (2008-09): Averaged 7.7 points, 7.2 points, 2.7 blocks and 25.2 minutes per game. Had 12 games in double figures and had eight games in double figure rebounds. Had 14 games of four blocks or more. Blocked a school record 95 shots his senior year. His block average was second best in the SEC and the sixth best single season average at LSU. Named to 2009 SEC All-Defensive Team and 2009 All-Louisiana Third TeamJunior (2007-08): Started 22 of 25 games for the season, averaging just under 30 minutes a game. Averaged 11.6 points per game, 6.6 rebounds a game and 2.6 blocks per game. Finished 12th in the league in rebounds and second in blocked shot average. Hit 52.5 percent from the floor and made 85.2 percent from the free throw line. Had 16 double figure scoring games..

    Personal: Born on July 15, 1985, in Washington, D.C. Mother is the late Sandra L. Johnson and has one brother (Joe Posey).


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