42 Niya Johnson
42 Niya Johnson
Height: 5-8
Year: R-Fr.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Nazareth
Position: G
gp 25
pts/g 5.1
fg % 32.8
3pt % 35.9
ft % 59.5
reb/g 1.8
a/g 0.5

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Named No.87 ranked combo guard in her class according to ESPN.com.
  • Averaged 22.0 PPG, 10 RPG, and three steals.
  • Named First Team All-Brooklyn in 2015-16 and Third Team All-Brooklyn in 2013-14 as a sophomore.
  • Named Federation Class A Championship MVP.
Recent Games
Feb 11 St. Bonaventure W, 77-75
Feb 15 George Mason L, 65-42
Feb 18 at Richmond L, 59-54
Feb 21 Saint Louis W, 88-84
Feb 24 at Davidson L, 69-63
Feb 27 at No. 6 Saint Joseph's L, 72-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 13
Games started 2 -
Minutes 348 131
Minutes per game 13.9 10.1
FG 41-125 21-58
FG Pct 32.8 36.2
3PT 23-64 14-31
3PT Pct 35.9 45.2
FT 22-37 6-11
FT Pct 59.5 54.5
Off rebounds 8 2
Def rebounds 36 21
Total rebounds 44 23
Rebounds per game 1.8 1.8
Personal fouls 20 7
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 12 8
Turnovers 20 7
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 1.1
Steals 10 4
Blocks 2 0
Points 127 62
Points per game 5.1 4.8
Points per 40 min 14.6 18.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 12 Norfolk State L, 66-52 - 15 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 16 at Minnesota L, 108-63 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 21 at UNC Greensboro L, 74-61 1 21 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 24 vs. Georgia State L, 61-56 1 24 1-7 14.3 1-5 20.0 1-6 16.7 4
Nov 26 vs. Mercer L, 70-54 - 23 1-6 16.7 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 8
Nov 29 at UNC Wilmington L, 83-67 - 16 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 6 Old Dominion W, 68-39 - 18 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
Dec 10 at Radford L, 79-62 - 16 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Dec 18 Coppin St. W, 62-47 - 17 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 21 Georgetown L, 71-59 - 18 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 28 at Penn L, 82-52 - 18 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 1-4 25.0 1
Dec 29 vs. Long Beach St. W, 69-59 - 16 4-9 44.4 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 13
Dec 31 at Saint Joseph's L, 79-41 - 10 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Jan 3 George Washington L, 61-39 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 7 Duquesne L, 70-51 - 1 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 10 at Rhode Island W, 61-49 - 13 5-5 100.0 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 14 Fordham L, 64-54 - 4 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 at Massachusetts L, 79-75 - 30 5-14 35.7 4-8 50.0 0-3 0.0 14
Jan 25 at La Salle L, 62-57 - 7 1-7 14.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 28 Richmond L, 77-68 - 3 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 Saint Joseph's W, 56-54 - 17 3-6 50.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 8
Feb 4 at Dayton L, 74-64 - 10 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 7 at Duquesne L, 80-71 - 6 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 11 St. Bonaventure W, 77-75 - 11 2-6 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 15 George Mason L, 65-42 - 10 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 18 at Richmond L, 59-54 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Saint Louis W, 88-84 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Davidson L, 69-63 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at No. 6 Saint Joseph's L, 72-63 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 12 Norfolk State L, 66-52 - 15 1 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 16 at Minnesota L, 108-63 - 15 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 21 at UNC Greensboro L, 74-61 1 21 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 24 vs. Georgia State L, 61-56 1 24 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Nov 26 vs. Mercer L, 70-54 - 23 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 29 at UNC Wilmington L, 83-67 - 16 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 6 Old Dominion W, 68-39 - 18 0 2 2 2 0 - 3 0 1 -
Dec 10 at Radford L, 79-62 - 16 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 18 Coppin St. W, 62-47 - 17 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 21 Georgetown L, 71-59 - 18 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 1 0 -
Dec 28 at Penn L, 82-52 - 18 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 29 vs. Long Beach St. W, 69-59 - 16 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 31 at Saint Joseph's L, 79-41 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 3 George Washington L, 61-39 - 9 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 7 Duquesne L, 70-51 - 1 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 10 at Rhode Island W, 61-49 - 13 1 4 5 2 2 1.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 14 Fordham L, 64-54 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 21 at Massachusetts L, 79-75 - 30 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 2 0 4 -
Jan 25 at La Salle L, 62-57 - 7 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 28 Richmond L, 77-68 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 31 Saint Joseph's W, 56-54 - 17 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 4 at Dayton L, 74-64 - 10 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 7 at Duquesne L, 80-71 - 6 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 11 St. Bonaventure W, 77-75 - 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 15 George Mason L, 65-42 - 10 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 18 at Richmond L, 59-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Saint Louis W, 88-84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Davidson L, 69-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at No. 6 Saint Joseph's L, 72-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 25 2 13.9 1.6-5.0 32.8 0.9-2.6 35.9 0.9-1.5 59.5 5.1
Total 25 2 13.9 1.6-5.0 32.8 0.9-2.6 35.9 0.9-1.5 59.5 5.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2017-18 25 2 348 41-125 32.8 23-64 35.9 22-37 59.5 127
Total 25 2 348 41-125 32.8 23-64 35.9 22-37 59.5 127
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 25 2 13.9 4.7-14.4 32.8 2.6-7.4 35.9 2.5-4.3 59.5 14.6
Total 25 2 13.9 4.7-14.4 32.8 2.6-7.4 35.9 2.5-4.3 59.5 14.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 2 13.9 0.3 1.4 1.8 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.1
Total 25 2 13.9 0.3 1.4 1.8 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 2 348 8 36 44 20 0 12 20 0.6 10 2
Total 25 2 348 8 36 44 20 0 12 20 0.6 10 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 2 13.9 0.9 4.1 5.1 2.3 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.6 1.1 0.2
Total 25 2 13.9 0.9 4.1 5.1 2.3 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.6 1.1 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 2 13.9 1.6-5.0 32.8 0.9-2.6 35.9 0.9-1.5 59.5 5.1
Conference 13 - 10.1 1.6-4.5 36.2 1.1-2.4 45.2 0.5-0.8 54.5 4.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 - 11.2 1.2-3.9 30.2 0.5-1.9 28.6 0.6-0.7 87.5 3.5
Away 11 1 14.7 2.0-5.5 36.7 1.2-2.7 43.3 0.5-1.3 42.9 5.7
Neutral 3 1 21.0 2.0-7.3 27.3 1.3-4.3 30.8 3.0-5.0 60.0 8.3
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Wins 6 - 15.3 3.0-6.2 48.6 1.7-3.2 52.6 0.8-1.0 83.3 8.5
Losses 19 2 13.5 1.2-4.6 26.1 0.7-2.4 28.9 0.9-1.6 54.8 4.0
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November 6 2 19.0 1.5-5.3 28.1 0.5-2.2 23.1 1.3-2.3 57.1 4.8
December 7 - 16.1 1.7-5.7 30.0 0.9-3.1 27.3 1.4-2.3 62.5 5.7
January 8 - 10.5 1.9-4.9 38.5 1.4-2.9 47.8 0.2-0.6 40.0 5.4
February 4 - 9.3 1.2-3.5 35.7 0.8-1.5 50.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 3.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 2 348 41-125 32.8 23-64 35.9 22-37 59.5 127
Conference 13 - 131 21-58 36.2 14-31 45.2 6-11 54.5 62
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 - 123 13-43 30.2 6-21 28.6 7-8 87.5 39
Away 11 1 162 22-60 36.7 13-30 43.3 6-14 42.9 63
Neutral 3 1 63 6-22 27.3 4-13 30.8 9-15 60.0 25
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Wins 6 - 92 18-37 48.6 10-19 52.6 5-6 83.3 51
Losses 19 2 256 23-88 26.1 13-45 28.9 17-31 54.8 76
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November 6 2 114 9-32 28.1 3-13 23.1 8-14 57.1 29
December 7 - 113 12-40 30.0 6-22 27.3 10-16 62.5 40
January 8 - 84 15-39 38.5 11-23 47.8 2-5 40.0 43
February 4 - 37 5-14 35.7 3-6 50.0 2-2 100.0 15
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 2 13.9 4.7-14.4 32.8 2.6-7.4 35.9 2.5-4.3 59.5 14.6
Conference 13 - 10.1 6.4-17.7 36.2 4.3-9.5 45.2 1.8-3.4 54.5 18.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 - 11.2 4.2-14.0 30.2 2.0-6.8 28.6 2.3-2.6 87.5 12.7
Away 11 1 14.7 5.4-14.8 36.7 3.2-7.4 43.3 1.5-3.5 42.9 15.6
Neutral 3 1 21.0 3.8-14.0 27.3 2.5-8.3 30.8 5.7-9.5 60.0 15.9
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Wins 6 - 15.3 7.8-16.1 48.6 4.3-8.3 52.6 2.2-2.6 83.3 22.2
Losses 19 2 13.5 3.6-13.8 26.1 2.0-7.0 28.9 2.7-4.8 54.8 11.9
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November 6 2 19.0 3.2-11.2 28.1 1.1-4.6 23.1 2.8-4.9 57.1 10.2
December 7 - 16.1 4.2-14.2 30.0 2.1-7.8 27.3 3.5-5.7 62.5 14.2
January 8 - 10.5 7.1-18.6 38.5 5.2-11.0 47.8 1.0-2.4 40.0 20.5
February 4 - 9.3 5.4-15.1 35.7 3.2-6.5 50.0 2.2-2.2 100.0 16.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 2 13.9 0.3 1.4 1.8 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.1
Conference 13 - 10.1 0.2 1.6 1.8 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.5 1.1 0.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 - 11.2 0.3 1.2 1.5 0.5 - 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.5 0.1
Away 11 1 14.7 0.4 1.8 2.2 1.1 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.4 0.0
Neutral 3 1 21.0 0.3 1.0 1.3 0.7 - 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3
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Wins 6 - 15.3 0.3 2.0 2.3 0.5 - 1.2 0.8 1.4 0.8 0.0
Losses 19 2 13.5 0.3 1.3 1.6 0.9 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.1
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November 6 2 19.0 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.7 - 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.2 0.2
December 7 - 16.1 0.4 1.3 1.7 0.4 - 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.7 0.1
January 8 - 10.5 0.1 1.9 2.0 0.6 0.0 0.9 0.8 1.2 0.4 0.0
February 4 - 9.3 0.3 1.5 1.8 0.5 - 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 2 348 8 36 44 20 0 12 20 0.6 10 2
Conference 13 - 131 2 21 23 7 0 8 7 1.1 4 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 - 123 3 13 16 6 - 4 10 0.4 5 1
Away 11 1 162 4 20 24 12 0 7 8 0.9 4 0
Neutral 3 1 63 1 3 4 2 - 1 2 0.5 1 1
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Wins 6 - 92 2 12 14 3 - 7 5 1.4 5 0
Losses 19 2 256 6 24 30 17 0 5 15 0.3 5 2
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November 6 2 114 3 6 9 10 - 0 9 0.0 1 1
December 7 - 113 3 9 12 3 - 4 4 1.0 5 1
January 8 - 84 1 15 16 5 0 7 6 1.2 3 0
February 4 - 37 1 6 7 2 - 1 1 1.0 1 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 2 13.9 0.9 4.1 5.1 2.3 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.6 1.1 0.2
Conference 13 - 10.1 0.6 6.4 7.0 2.1 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.1 1.2 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 - 11.2 1.0 4.2 5.2 2.0 0.0 1.3 3.3 0.4 1.6 0.3
Away 11 1 14.7 1.0 4.9 5.9 3.0 0.0 1.7 2.0 0.9 1.0 0.0
Neutral 3 1 21.0 0.6 1.9 2.5 1.3 0.0 0.6 1.3 0.5 0.6 0.6
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Wins 6 - 15.3 0.9 5.2 6.1 1.3 0.0 3.0 2.2 1.4 2.2 0.0
Losses 19 2 13.5 0.9 3.8 4.7 2.7 0.0 0.8 2.3 0.3 0.8 0.3
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November 6 2 19.0 1.1 2.1 3.2 3.5 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.0 0.4 0.4
December 7 - 16.1 1.1 3.2 4.2 1.1 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.8 0.4
January 8 - 10.5 0.5 7.1 7.6 2.4 0.0 3.3 2.9 1.2 1.4 0.0
February 4 - 9.3 1.1 6.5 7.6 2.2 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.1 0.0