42 Niya Johnson
42 Niya Johnson
Height: 5-8
Year: R-Fr.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Nazareth
Position: G
gp 17
pts/g 5.1
fg % 32.9
3pt % 31.7
ft % 62.5
reb/g 1.7
a/g 0.4

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
Dec 29 vs. Long Beach St. W, 69-59
Dec 31 at Saint Joseph's L, 79-41
Jan 3 George Washington L, 61-39
Jan 7 Duquesne L, 70-51
Jan 10 at Rhode Island W, 61-49
Jan 14 Fordham L, 64-54
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 5
Games started 2 -
Minutes 254 37
Minutes per game 14.9 7.4
FG 27-82 7-15
FG Pct 32.9 46.7
3PT 13-41 4-8
3PT Pct 31.7 50.0
FT 20-32 4-6
FT Pct 62.5 66.7
Off rebounds 7 1
Def rebounds 22 7
Total rebounds 29 8
Rebounds per game 1.7 1.6
Personal fouls 13 0
Disqualifications - -
Assists 6 2
Turnovers 16 3
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.7
Steals 7 1
Blocks 2 0
Points 87 22
Points per game 5.1 4.4
Points per 40 min 13.7 23.8
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   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Duquesne   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
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   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 17 2 14.9 1.6-4.8 32.9 0.8-2.4 31.7 1.2-1.9 62.5 5.1
Total 17 2 14.9 1.6-4.8 32.9 0.8-2.4 31.7 1.2-1.9 62.5 5.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2017-18 17 2 254 27-82 32.9 13-41 31.7 20-32 62.5 87
Total 17 2 254 27-82 32.9 13-41 31.7 20-32 62.5 87
  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 17 2 14.9 4.3-12.9 32.9 2.0-6.5 31.7 3.1-5.0 62.5 13.7
Total 17 2 14.9 4.3-12.9 32.9 2.0-6.5 31.7 3.1-5.0 62.5 13.7
  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 17 2 14.9 0.4 1.3 1.7 0.8 - 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.1
Total 17 2 14.9 0.4 1.3 1.7 0.8 - 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 17 2 254 7 22 29 13 - 6 16 0.4 7 2
Total 17 2 254 7 22 29 13 - 6 16 0.4 7 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 17 2 14.9 1.1 3.5 4.6 2.0 0.0 0.9 2.5 0.4 1.1 0.3
Total 17 2 14.9 1.1 3.5 4.6 2.0 0.0 0.9 2.5 0.4 1.1 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 2 14.9 1.6-4.8 32.9 0.8-2.4 31.7 1.2-1.9 62.5 5.1
Conference 5 - 7.4 1.4-3.0 46.7 0.8-1.6 50.0 0.8-1.2 66.7 4.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 7 - 11.7 1.1-3.9 29.6 0.4-1.9 23.1 0.7-0.9 83.3 3.4
Away 7 1 15.6 1.9-4.7 39.4 0.9-2.1 40.0 0.9-1.6 54.5 5.4
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 4 - 16.0 3.2-6.2 52.0 1.8-3.8 46.7 1.2-1.5 83.3 9.5
Losses 13 2 14.6 1.1-4.4 24.6 0.5-2.0 23.1 1.2-2.0 57.7 3.8
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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 4 - 6.8 1.5-2.5 60.0 1.0-1.5 66.7 0.5-0.5 100.0 4.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 2 254 27-82 32.9 13-41 31.7 20-32 62.5 87
Conference 5 - 37 7-15 46.7 4-8 50.0 4-6 66.7 22
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 7 - 82 8-27 29.6 3-13 23.1 5-6 83.3 24
Away 7 1 109 13-33 39.4 6-15 40.0 6-11 54.5 38
Neutral 3 1 63 6-22 27.3 4-13 30.8 9-15 60.0 25
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Wins 4 - 64 13-25 52.0 7-15 46.7 5-6 83.3 38
Losses 13 2 190 14-57 24.6 6-26 23.1 15-26 57.7 49
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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 4 - 27 6-10 60.0 4-6 66.7 2-2 100.0 18
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 2 14.9 4.3-12.9 32.9 2.0-6.5 31.7 3.1-5.0 62.5 13.7
Conference 5 - 7.4 7.6-16.2 46.7 4.3-8.6 50.0 4.3-6.5 66.7 23.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 7 - 11.7 3.9-13.2 29.6 1.5-6.3 23.1 2.4-2.9 83.3 11.7
Away 7 1 15.6 4.8-12.1 39.4 2.2-5.5 40.0 2.2-4.0 54.5 13.9
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 4 - 16.0 8.1-15.6 52.0 4.4-9.4 46.7 3.1-3.8 83.3 23.8
Losses 13 2 14.6 2.9-12.0 24.6 1.3-5.5 23.1 3.2-5.5 57.7 10.3
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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 4 - 6.8 8.9-14.8 60.0 5.9-8.9 66.7 3.0-3.0 100.0 26.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 2 14.9 0.4 1.3 1.7 0.8 - 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.1
Conference 5 - 7.4 0.2 1.4 1.6 0.0 - 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.2 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 - 11.7 0.3 1.1 1.4 0.4 - 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.6 0.1
Away 7 1 15.6 0.6 1.6 2.1 1.1 - 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.3 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 4 - 16.0 0.5 2.0 2.5 0.5 - 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.0
Losses 13 2 14.6 0.4 1.1 1.5 0.8 - 0.1 0.9 0.1 0.2 0.2
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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 4 - 6.8 0.3 1.8 2.0 0.0 - 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 2 254 7 22 29 13 - 6 16 0.4 7 2
Conference 5 - 37 1 7 8 0 - 2 3 0.7 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 - 82 2 8 10 3 - 2 7 0.3 4 1
Away 7 1 109 4 11 15 8 - 3 7 0.4 2 0
Neutral 3 1 63 1 3 4 2 - 1 2 0.5 1 1
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Wins 4 - 64 2 8 10 2 - 5 4 1.3 4 0
Losses 13 2 190 5 14 19 11 - 1 12 0.1 3 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 4 - 27 1 7 8 0 - 2 3 0.7 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 17 2 14.9 1.1 3.5 4.6 2.0 0.0 0.9 2.5 0.4 1.1 0.3
Conference 5 - 7.4 1.1 7.6 8.6 0.0 0.0 2.2 3.2 0.7 1.1 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 - 11.7 1.0 3.9 4.9 1.5 0.0 1.0 3.4 0.3 2.0 0.5
Away 7 1 15.6 1.5 4.0 5.5 2.9 0.0 1.1 2.6 0.4 0.7 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 4 - 16.0 1.3 5.0 6.3 1.3 0.0 3.1 2.5 1.3 2.5 0.0
Losses 13 2 14.6 1.1 2.9 4.0 2.3 0.0 0.2 2.5 0.1 0.6 0.4
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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 4 - 6.8 1.5 10.4 11.9 0.0 0.0 3.0 4.4 0.7 1.5 0.0