12 - Donovan Johnson
Donovan Johnson
Height: 6-3
Weight: 185
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
High School: Palisades HS
Position: Guard/Forward
EXP: HS
gp 29
pts/g 3.4
fg % 28.7
3pt % 22.0
ft % 72.2
reb/g 0.8
a/g 0.6

2012-13 Season (Freshman)
Started two games ... Played double-digit minutes in 23 of 29 games played ... Scored a team-high 19 points (7-for-10 from the floor, 3-for-4 from behind the arc) along with three steals and a block in 24 minutes off the bench in the season opener against Pepperdine (11/9/12) ... Twelve of Johnson’s 19 points came in a second half Matador comeback ... With CSUN?down, 54-41, with 13:17 left in the game, the Matadors outscored the Waves, 20-7, to tie the game at 61-61 with 6:36 on the clock ... Twelve of the team’s 20 points were scored by Johnson during that rally ... Scored in double-digits in three games.

Palisades High School
Averaged 20.8 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.4 steals and 1.4 blocks per game in helping Palisades High School to a 17-11 season record and a 10-2 mark in the highly competitive Western League ... Johnson’s top games included 42 points against Manual Arts High School, and 31 points in the season opener against Torrance High School ... For his efforts, Johnson was named MVP of the Western League, and to the All-Los Angeles City team ... Also gained numerous other post-season honors including All-State and All-League during his entire tenure at Palisades HS ... Showed dramatic improvement during his four seasons at Palisades HS ... In 2008-09 as a freshman with the Dolphins, averaged only 3.5 points per game on 34 percent shooting ... In 2009-10, Johnson’s statistics improved dramatically, averaging 14.7 points per game on 47 percent shooting ... In 2010-11 as a junior, Johnson’s statistics improved to 16.2 points, 4.3 rebounds, three assists and three steals per game to gain Los Angeles All-City honors along with being named MVP of the Western League ... Then in 2011-12 as a junior, upped his statistics to 20.8 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.4 steals and 1.4 blocks per game.

Matador Memo
Born February 18, 1994 in Harbor City, Calif. ... His parents are Shezzell and Barry Johnson ... Has two brothers (Aaron and Barry) ... His professional athlete is LeBron James ... His favorite actor is Denzel Washington ... His favorite movie is Space Jam ... Likes to eat lobster but stays away from spaghetti ... Likes the music of Wiz Khalifa .... The best thing about a student-athlete, according to Donovan, is being in shape ... The toughest part about being a student-athlete is getting into shape ... His pre-game ritual is too listen to music ... His favorite website is worldstarhiphop.com ... The most famous person Donovan has ever met was LeBron James ... If Donovan had a million dollars, he would spend it ... His greatest hero is Michael Jordan because of “what he has accomplished and how he did it.” ... Undeclared major.

Recent Games
Feb 14 at Pacific L, 66-59
Feb 16 at UC Davis L, 73-61
Feb 23 at Southern Utah L, 73-72
Feb 28 Cal Poly L, 81-61
Mar 2 UC Santa Barbara L, 83-74
Mar 7 Hawai'i W, 88-75
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 18
Games started 2 2
Minutes 388 230
Minutes per game 13.4 12.8
FG 31-108 16-67
FG Pct 28.7 23.9
3PT 11-50 5-32
3PT Pct 22.0 15.6
FT 26-36 21-28
FT Pct 72.2 75.0
Off rebounds 9 4
Def rebounds 14 11
Total rebounds 23 15
Rebounds per game 0.8 0.8
Personal fouls 42 24
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 17 10
Turnovers 26 9
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 1.1
Steals 20 8
Blocks 2 0
Points 99 58
Points per game 3.4 3.2
Points per 40 min 10.2 10.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 Pepperdine W, 81-75 - 24 7-10 70.0 3-4 75.0 2-2 100.0 19
Nov 12 Eastern Wash. W, 96-79 - 13 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 15 at San Diego W, 74-71 - 14 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 16 vs. Siena W, 68-64 - 16 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 17 vs. Tulsa W, 92-76 - 18 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 vs. Northern Kentucky W, 69-58 - 13 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 24 at Brigham Young L, 87-75 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 28 at UCLA L, 82-56 - 15 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 5 Vanguard W, 120-69 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 at Arizona St. L, 87-76 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 18 San Diego Christian W, 93-63 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Utah W, 76-71 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 29 at Hawai'i L, 74-71 - 8 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 3 UC Riverside L, 65-64 - 10 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 4-4 100.0 7
Jan 5 Cal State Fullerton L, 105-86 1 13 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 9 at Long Beach State L, 78-69 1 22 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Jan 12 at UC Irvine L, 79-69 - 5 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 UC Davis L, 74-71 - 14 2-7 28.6 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 19 Pacific L, 74-62 - 14 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 24 at UC Santa Barbara W, 75-69 - 15 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-4 25.0 1
Jan 26 at Cal Poly L, 75-64 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 at Cal State Fullerton W, 92-86 - 11 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 2 at UC Riverside W, 69-53 - 20 3-9 33.3 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 9
Feb 7 UC Irvine W, 70-61 - 23 2-6 33.3 2-5 40.0 5-6 83.3 11
Feb 9 Long Beach State L, 83-80 - 23 4-12 33.3 0-5 0.0 3-3 100.0 11
Feb 14 at Pacific L, 66-59 - 15 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 at UC Davis L, 73-61 - 12 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Feb 23 at Southern Utah L, 73-72 - 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Feb 28 Cal Poly L, 81-61 - 4 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 2 UC Santa Barbara L, 83-74 - 8 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 7 Hawai'i W, 88-75 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 Pepperdine W, 81-75 - 24 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 3 1 2 0
Nov 12 Eastern Wash. W, 96-79 - 13 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 15 at San Diego W, 74-71 - 14 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Nov 16 vs. Siena W, 68-64 - 16 0 1 1 1 0 - 2 1 1 0
Nov 17 vs. Tulsa W, 92-76 - 18 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 18 vs. Northern Kentucky W, 69-58 - 13 0 1 1 0 4 0.0 2 0 4 0
Nov 24 at Brigham Young L, 87-75 - 12 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 28 at UCLA L, 82-56 - 15 0 0 0 3 3 1.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 5 Vanguard W, 120-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 at Arizona St. L, 87-76 - 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 18 San Diego Christian W, 93-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Utah W, 76-71 - 8 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 2 0 0 0
Dec 29 at Hawai'i L, 74-71 - 8 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 3 UC Riverside L, 65-64 - 10 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 5 Cal State Fullerton L, 105-86 1 13 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 3 0
Jan 9 at Long Beach State L, 78-69 1 22 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 12 at UC Irvine L, 79-69 - 5 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 17 UC Davis L, 74-71 - 14 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 3 0 2 0
Jan 19 Pacific L, 74-62 - 14 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 at UC Santa Barbara W, 75-69 - 15 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 26 at Cal Poly L, 75-64 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Jan 31 at Cal State Fullerton W, 92-86 - 11 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 2 at UC Riverside W, 69-53 - 20 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 7 UC Irvine W, 70-61 - 23 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 9 Long Beach State L, 83-80 - 23 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 14 at Pacific L, 66-59 - 15 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 16 at UC Davis L, 73-61 - 12 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 23 at Southern Utah L, 73-72 - 13 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 0
Feb 28 Cal Poly L, 81-61 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 2 UC Santa Barbara L, 83-74 - 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 7 Hawai'i W, 88-75 - 3 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 0 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 29 2 13.4 1.1-3.7 28.7 0.4-1.7 22.0 0.9-1.2 72.2 3.4
Total 29 2 13.4 1.1-3.7 28.7 0.4-1.7 22.0 0.9-1.2 72.2 3.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 29 2 388 31-108 28.7 11-50 22.0 26-36 72.2 99
Total 29 2 388 31-108 28.7 11-50 22.0 26-36 72.2 99
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 29 2 13.4 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.4 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.1
Total 29 2 13.4 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.4 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 29 2 388 9 14 23 42 0 17 26 0.7 20 2
Total 29 2 388 9 14 23 42 0 17 26 0.7 20 2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 2 13.4 1.1-3.7 28.7 0.4-1.7 22.0 0.9-1.2 72.2 3.4
Conference 18 2 12.8 0.9-3.7 23.9 0.3-1.8 15.6 1.2-1.6 75.0 3.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 11 1 13.5 1.6-5.0 32.7 0.5-2.2 25.0 1.5-1.7 84.2 5.3
Away 15 1 12.8 0.7-2.7 24.4 0.3-1.3 21.1 0.6-1.0 60.0 2.2
Neutral 3 - 15.7 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.3-2.3 14.3 0.3-0.7 50.0 2.7

Wins 12 - 14.8 1.7-4.2 39.2 0.7-2.2 29.6 1.0-1.5 66.7 5.0
Losses 17 2 12.4 0.6-3.4 19.3 0.2-1.4 13.0 0.8-1.1 77.8 2.3

November 8 - 15.6 1.9-4.9 38.5 0.8-2.1 35.3 0.5-0.8 66.7 5.0
December 3 - 9.3 0.3-1.3 25.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 1.7
January 9 2 12.7 0.6-2.9 19.2 0.1-1.2 9.1 0.9-1.6 57.1 2.1
February 7 - 15.7 1.4-5.1 27.8 0.4-2.7 15.8 1.7-2.0 85.7 5.0
March 2 - 5.5 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 2 388 31-108 28.7 11-50 22.0 26-36 72.2 99
Conference 18 2 230 16-67 23.9 5-32 15.6 21-28 75.0 58
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 11 1 149 18-55 32.7 6-24 25.0 16-19 84.2 58
Away 15 1 192 10-41 24.4 4-19 21.1 9-15 60.0 33
Neutral 3 - 47 3-12 25.0 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 8

Wins 12 - 178 20-51 39.2 8-27 29.6 12-18 66.7 60
Losses 17 2 210 11-57 19.3 3-23 13.0 14-18 77.8 39

November 8 - 125 15-39 38.5 6-17 35.3 4-6 66.7 40
December 3 - 28 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
January 9 2 114 5-26 19.2 1-11 9.1 8-14 57.1 19
February 7 - 110 10-36 27.8 3-19 15.8 12-14 85.7 35
March 2 - 11 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 2 13.4 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.4 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.1
Conference 18 2 12.8 0.2 0.6 0.8 1.3 0.0 0.6 0.5 1.1 0.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 1 13.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.3 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.1
Away 15 1 12.8 0.2 0.4 0.6 1.4 0.0 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.5 0.0
Neutral 3 - 15.7 0.3 0.7 1.0 2.3 0.0 0.7 1.7 0.4 1.3 0.3

Wins 12 - 14.8 0.5 0.4 0.9 1.4 0.0 0.6 1.1 0.5 1.0 0.2
Losses 17 2 12.4 0.2 0.5 0.7 1.5 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.0

November 8 - 15.6 0.6 0.2 0.9 1.9 0.0 0.6 1.6 0.4 1.1 0.2
December 3 - 9.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.0
January 9 2 12.7 0.2 0.8 1.0 1.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.4 0.0
February 7 - 15.7 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.7 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.0
March 2 - 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 2 388 9 14 23 42 0 17 26 0.7 20 2
Conference 18 2 230 4 11 15 24 0 10 9 1.1 8 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 1 149 5 6 11 14 0 4 7 0.6 9 1
Away 15 1 192 3 6 9 21 0 11 14 0.8 7 0
Neutral 3 - 47 1 2 3 7 0 2 5 0.4 4 1

Wins 12 - 178 6 5 11 17 0 7 13 0.5 12 2
Losses 17 2 210 3 9 12 25 0 10 13 0.8 8 0

November 8 - 125 5 2 7 15 0 5 13 0.4 9 2
December 3 - 28 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1.0 2 0
January 9 2 114 2 7 9 14 0 5 5 1.0 4 0
February 7 - 110 2 5 7 12 0 4 5 0.8 4 0
March 2 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0