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Trae Johnson
1   Trae Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Prairie, Texas

High School:
South Grand Prairie HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
3L


Tulsa -- A three-year letterwinner and two-year starter . . . has played in all 40 games since coming to Tulsa and has started 21 contests . . . has career totals of 1,874 yards and 24 touchdowns on 112 receptions . . . needs eight more TD receptions to tie Howard Twilley (1963-65) and Steve Largent (1973-75) for the school record for touchdown receptions . . . has three 100+ career receiving games . . . 2009 - Played in all 12 games and started eight contests . . . did not start in the Tulane, New Mexico, Rice and Houston games . . . totaled 22 catches for 311 yards and a team-high eight touchdowns . . . had three games in which he had two touchdown receptions . . . totaled three catches for 42 yards and two TDs against New Mexico . . . caught two passes for a season-high 50 yards against Sam Houston State, both going for touchdowns . . . also had a season-high 50 yards on four catches against Oklahoma . . . had two receptions with both going for touchdowns against Memphis, one for 23 yards and the other TD catch for two yards . . . 2008 -- Played in all 14 games and has started eight contests . . . had 20 receptions for 475 yards, a 23.8 average and 3 TDs . . . had a season-high 99 yards on three catches against UCF . . . also had three receptions for 92 yards and a 33-yard TD that tied the score, 31-31, against SMU . . . totaled three catches for 79 yards and one touchdown vs. North Texas . . . had three receptions for 86 yards and one touchdown against Arkansas . . . 2007 -- Played in all 14 games and started five contests as a true freshman . . . ranks as Tulsa's career freshman receiving leader . . . had 70 receptions for 1,088 yards and a team-high 13 touchdowns . . . ranked as the nation's third-leading freshman receiver . . . was named to the CollegeFootballNews.com all-Freshman All-America team . . . also earned CollegeSportsReport.com True Freshman All-America first team accolades . . . was an honorable mention Freshman All-America selection by The Sporting News . . . named to the Conference USA all-Freshman Team and earned second-team all-C-USA honors by both the coaches and media . . . was the leading freshman receiver in C-USA, and fourth overall for receiving yards per game . . . also ranked seventh in C-USA for receptions per game (5.0) and 10th in all-purpose yards (103.6) . . . had three 100+ receiving games . . . had career-bests of 11 receptions for 158 yards and one TD against SMU . . . caught nine passes for 119 yards and one TD vs. Army . . . had 127 yards and two touchdowns on eight catches vs. UTEP . . . his first two career receptions went for touchdowns, including 41 yards vs. UL-Monroe and 17 yards against BYU . . . Overall -- Possesses terrific hands and leaping ability . . . a big-play threat . . . has improved his speed and quickness.

High School -- Played prep football at South Grand Prairie High School . . . had 48 receptions for 998 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior . . . was named to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram all-area top-50 ratings . . . earned second-team Associated Press all-state accolades his senor season . . . high school coach was David Fisher.

Personal -- Favorite TV show is "Sanford and Son" . . . the Miami Dolphins is his favorite NFL team . . . lists Chad Johnson as his favorite NFL player . . . his favorite sport to watch and play besides football is soccer . . . the one word he uses to best describe himself is "competitive" . . . his advice to youngsters is "to do your best at all times, because you never know when it will be over" . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . parents are Ron Johnson and Yolanda Franklin . . . majoring in communication.

Johnson's Career Statistics
Receiving	G	Rec	Yds	Avg	TD	Long
2007 (Fr)	14	70	1088	15.5	13	51
2008 (So)	14	20	475 	23.8	3	44
2009 (Jr)	12	22	311	14.1	8	34
Totals	        40	112	1874	16.7	24	51