31 Russell Johnson
31 Russell Johnson
Height: 6-6
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Riverdale Country School
Position: SF
Major: Mechanical Engineering
gp 23
pts/g 0.7
fg % 21.4
3pt % 13.3
ft % 12.5
reb/g 4.1
a/g 0.8

2014-15: Saw action in 23 games for the Engineers as a junior … Academic All-NEWMAC … fourth on the team in rebounding average at 4.1 per game … one game in double figures in rebounds … new career-high with nine defensive rebounds against Newbury (11/24) … matched his previous best with four assists vs. Emmanuel (12/9) … also twice matched his career-high in blocked shots … rejected a pair at Bridgewater State (12/13) … matched that with another two swatted away vs. Springfield (1/17).

2013-14: Played in every game for the Engineers as a sophomore … three starts … averaged 2.5 points and 4.1 rebounds off the bench … double figures in scoring and rebounding twice each … career best two steals in each of the first two games of the season against Lesley (11/15) and Gordon (11/19) … five rebounds at Curry (11/23) … 3-for-4 from long-range with seven rebounds against Salem State (12/5) … also dished out a career-high four assists against the Vikings … first career double-double with career highs of 16 points and 16 rebounds against Wheelock (12/14) … 11 of the rebounds were on the offensive glass against the Wildcats … was also 4-for-4 from three-point range in that game … eight rebounds and a career-high two blocked shots against Coast Guard (1/15) … upped his career best in steals to three along with six rebounds against Wheaton (1/29) … second double-double of the season with 11 points and 10 boards at Emerson (2/19) … seven points and seven rebounds against Babson (2/22).

2012-13: Solid first season at MIT … played in 21 games with 10 starts … averaged 1.4 points and 1.0 rebounds for the Engineers … hit a pair of treys for his first collegiate points against Emmanuel (11/20) … three points and a pair of rebounds against Curry (11/24) in his first start of the season … four points and a season-high three rebounds at Wheaton (1/5) … season best three assists in a start against Coast Guard (1/10) … set his career-high marks in points (8) and minutes (28) at Coast Guard (1/26) … two points and three rebounds vs. Wheelock (2/17).

Off The Court at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … minor in management science … internships with PASSUR Aerospace and Logentries … research at the Kavli Institute.

High School: A 2012 graduate of the Riverdale Country School … all-conference selection … academic all-county … MVP … team captain … four-time letter winner … also played football … honor roll student.

Recent Games
Feb 11 at WPI L, 69-56
Feb 14 Wheaton College W, 71-56
Feb 18 Emerson College W, 68-59
Feb 21 at Babson College L, 62-51
Feb 25 Emerson College W, 74-66
Feb 28 at Babson College L, 57-47
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 12
Games started - -
Minutes 371 174
Minutes per game 16.1 14.5
FG 6-28 3-17
FG Pct 21.4 17.6
3PT 2-15 1-10
3PT Pct 13.3 10.0
FT 1-8 1-2
FT Pct 12.5 50.0
Off rebounds 24 8
Def rebounds 71 28
Total rebounds 95 36
Rebounds per game 4.1 3.0
Personal fouls 36 19
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 18 8
Turnovers 8 3
Assist to turnover ratio 2.3 2.7
Steals 14 5
Blocks 7 4
Points 15 8
Points per game 0.7 0.7
Points per 40 min 1.6 1.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 14 at Harvard University L, 73-52 - 23 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Gordon College W, 64-51 - 31 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0
Nov 24 Newbury College W, 77-57 - 25 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 25 Tufts University W, 71-64 - 22 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 Fitchburg St. W, 63-58 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 2 UMass Boston L, 59-52 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 4 at Salem State University W, 73-37 - 15 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 at Framingham State University W, 64-61 - 15 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 9 Emmanuel College W, 63-42 - 18 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 11 at Rhode Island College L, 53-37 - 21 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 13 at Bridgewater State University L, 84-77 - 22 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 4
Jan 7 at Clark University W, 78-53 - 15 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 WPI W, 51-46 - 29 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 14 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 62-36 - 17 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 Springfield College W, 74-54 - 18 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 Babson College L, 61-48 - 18 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 24 at Emerson College W, 64-55 - 16 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 29 at Wheaton College W, 80-53 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 Clark University W, 80-57 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 4 at Springfield College L, 66-38 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 7 U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 78-58 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at WPI L, 69-56 - 14 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Wheaton College W, 71-56 - 14 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 18 Emerson College W, 68-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Babson College L, 62-51 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 25 Emerson College W, 74-66 - 9 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-2 0.0 3
Feb 28 at Babson College L, 57-47 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 14 at Harvard University L, 73-52 - 23 1 0 1 2 0 - 1 0 3 0
Nov 18 at Gordon College W, 64-51 - 31 2 4 6 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 24 Newbury College W, 77-57 - 25 2 9 11 1 0 - 1 1 2 -
Nov 25 Tufts University W, 71-64 - 22 0 6 6 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 29 Fitchburg St. W, 63-58 - 7 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 2 UMass Boston L, 59-52 - 12 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 4 at Salem State University W, 73-37 - 15 0 4 4 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 6 at Framingham State University W, 64-61 - 15 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 9 Emmanuel College W, 63-42 - 18 1 2 3 4 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 11 at Rhode Island College L, 53-37 - 21 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 13 at Bridgewater State University L, 84-77 - 22 4 7 11 2 0 - 0 2 4 0
Jan 7 at Clark University W, 78-53 - 15 0 3 3 2 0 - 1 0 4 0
Jan 10 WPI W, 51-46 - 29 4 4 8 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 14 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 62-36 - 17 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 17 Springfield College W, 74-54 - 18 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 2 2 -
Jan 21 Babson College L, 61-48 - 18 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 24 at Emerson College W, 64-55 - 16 0 5 5 0 0 - 0 0 4 -
Jan 29 at Wheaton College W, 80-53 - 9 0 4 4 2 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 31 Clark University W, 80-57 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 -
Feb 4 at Springfield College L, 66-38 - 15 1 1 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 7 U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 78-58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at WPI L, 69-56 - 14 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 14 Wheaton College W, 71-56 - 14 2 2 4 2 0 - 1 1 4 -
Feb 18 Emerson College W, 68-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Babson College L, 62-51 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 25 Emerson College W, 74-66 - 9 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 28 at Babson College L, 57-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 21 10 11.0 0.5-1.7 28.6 0.3-1.4 23.3 0.1-0.1 100.0 1.4
2013-14 29 3 16.8 0.7-1.9 34.5 0.4-1.3 29.7 0.8-1.1 74.2 2.5
2014-15 23 - 16.1 0.3-1.2 21.4 0.1-0.7 13.3 0.0-0.3 12.5 0.7
2015-16 17 4 17.9 0.5-1.1 44.4 0.1-0.2 25.0 0.5-0.7 66.7 1.5
Total 90 17 15.5 0.5-1.5 31.6 0.2-1.0 24.4 0.4-0.6 64.2 1.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 21 10 232 10-35 28.6 7-30 23.3 2-2 100.0 29
2013-14 29 3 486 19-55 34.5 11-37 29.7 23-31 74.2 72
2014-15 23 - 371 6-28 21.4 2-15 13.3 1-8 12.5 15
2015-16 17 4 305 8-18 44.4 1-4 25.0 8-12 66.7 25
Total 90 17 1394 43-136 31.6 21-86 24.4 34-53 64.2 141
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 21 10 11.0 1.7-6.0 28.6 1.2-5.2 23.3 0.3-0.3 100.0 5.0
2013-14 29 3 16.8 1.6-4.5 34.5 0.9-3.0 29.7 1.9-2.6 74.2 5.9
2014-15 23 - 16.1 0.6-3.0 21.4 0.2-1.6 13.3 0.1-0.9 12.5 1.6
2015-16 17 4 17.9 1.0-2.4 44.4 0.1-0.5 25.0 1.0-1.6 66.7 3.3
Total 90 17 15.5 1.2-3.9 31.6 0.6-2.5 24.4 1.0-1.5 64.2 4.0
  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 21 10 11.0 0.2 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.2 0.2
2013-14 29 3 16.8 1.6 2.6 4.1 1.8 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.7 0.3
2014-15 23 - 16.1 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.6 0.0 0.8 0.3 2.3 0.6 0.3
2015-16 17 4 17.9 0.9 3.6 4.6 3.4 0.3 1.6 1.1 1.5 0.8 0.7
Total 90 17 15.5 1.0 2.5 3.5 1.9 0.1 0.9 0.8 1.2 0.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 21 10 232 5 16 21 22 0 12 12 1.0 4 5
2013-14 29 3 486 46 74 120 52 1 25 32 0.8 19 10
2014-15 23 - 371 24 71 95 36 0 18 8 2.3 14 7
2015-16 17 4 305 16 62 78 57 5 27 18 1.5 13 12
Total 90 17 1394 91 223 314 167 6 82 70 1.2 50 34
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 21 10 11.0 0.9 2.8 3.6 3.8 0.0 2.1 2.1 1.0 0.7 0.9
2013-14 29 3 16.8 3.8 6.1 9.9 4.3 0.1 2.1 2.6 0.8 1.6 0.8
2014-15 23 - 16.1 2.6 7.7 10.2 3.9 0.0 1.9 0.9 2.3 1.5 0.8
2015-16 17 4 17.9 2.1 8.1 10.2 7.5 0.7 3.5 2.4 1.5 1.7 1.6
Total 90 17 15.5 2.6 6.4 9.0 4.8 0.2 2.4 2.0 1.2 1.4 1.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 23 - 16.1 0.3-1.2 21.4 0.1-0.7 13.3 0.0-0.3 12.5 0.7
Conference 12 - 14.5 0.2-1.4 17.6 0.1-0.8 10.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.7
Exhibition 1 - 23.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Home 11 - 16.4 0.3-1.1 25.0 0.2-0.6 28.6 0.1-0.4 25.0 0.8
Away 12 - 15.9 0.2-1.3 18.8 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 - 16.8 0.2-1.1 16.7 0.1-0.6 20.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.5
Losses 7 - 14.7 0.4-1.4 30.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.1-0.7 20.0 1.0
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November 4 - 21.3 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.0
December 6 - 17.2 0.3-1.0 33.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.7
January 8 - 16.3 0.2-1.1 22.2 0.1-0.5 25.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.8
February 5 - 10.6 0.4-1.8 22.2 0.2-1.4 14.3 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 23 - 371 6-28 21.4 2-15 13.3 1-8 12.5 15
Conference 12 - 174 3-17 17.6 1-10 10.0 1-2 50.0 8
Exhibition 1 - 23 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 - 180 3-12 25.0 2-7 28.6 1-4 25.0 9
Away 12 - 191 3-16 18.8 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 6
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 16 - 268 3-18 16.7 2-10 20.0 0-3 0.0 8
Losses 7 - 103 3-10 30.0 0-5 0.0 1-5 20.0 7
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November 4 - 85 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0
December 6 - 103 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-3 0.0 4
January 8 - 130 2-9 22.2 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 6
February 5 - 53 2-9 22.2 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 5
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 23 - 16.1 0.6-3.0 21.4 0.2-1.6 13.3 0.1-0.9 12.5 1.6
Conference 12 - 14.5 0.7-3.9 17.6 0.2-2.3 10.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 1.8
Exhibition 1 - 23.0 0.0-3.5 0.0 0.0-1.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Home 11 - 16.4 0.7-2.7 25.0 0.4-1.6 28.6 0.2-0.9 25.0 2.0
Away 12 - 15.9 0.6-3.4 18.8 0.0-1.7 0.0 0.0-0.8 0.0 1.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 - 16.8 0.4-2.7 16.7 0.3-1.5 20.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.2
Losses 7 - 14.7 1.2-3.9 30.0 0.0-1.9 0.0 0.4-1.9 20.0 2.7
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November 4 - 21.3 0.0-1.9 0.0 0.0-0.9 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0
December 6 - 17.2 0.8-2.3 33.3 0.0-0.8 0.0 0.0-1.2 0.0 1.6
January 8 - 16.3 0.6-2.8 22.2 0.3-1.2 25.0 0.3-0.6 50.0 1.8
February 5 - 10.6 1.5-6.8 22.2 0.8-5.3 14.3 0.0-1.5 0.0 3.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 23 - 16.1 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.6 0.0 0.8 0.3 2.3 0.6 0.3
Conference 12 - 14.5 0.7 2.3 3.0 1.6 0.0 0.7 0.3 2.7 0.4 0.3
Exhibition 1 - 23.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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Home 11 - 16.4 1.4 3.0 4.4 1.3 - 0.9 0.5 2.0 0.6 0.5
Away 12 - 15.9 0.8 3.2 3.9 1.8 0.0 0.7 0.3 2.7 0.6 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 - 16.8 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.8 0.0 0.9 0.3 3.5 0.8 0.3
Losses 7 - 14.7 1.4 2.4 3.9 1.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.3 0.3
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November 4 - 21.3 1.3 5.0 6.3 1.8 - 0.5 0.3 2.0 0.8 0.3
December 6 - 17.2 1.7 3.5 5.2 1.5 0.0 1.2 0.7 1.8 1.0 0.3
January 8 - 16.3 0.6 3.0 3.6 1.8 0.0 0.6 0.4 1.7 0.5 0.4
February 5 - 10.6 0.8 1.2 2.0 1.2 - 0.8 0.0 - 0.2 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 23 - 371 24 71 95 36 0 18 8 2.3 14 7
Conference 12 - 174 8 28 36 19 0 8 3 2.7 5 4
Exhibition 1 - 23 1 0 1 3 0 2 0 - 1 0
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Home 11 - 180 15 33 48 14 - 10 5 2.0 7 5
Away 12 - 191 9 38 47 22 0 8 3 2.7 7 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 - 268 14 54 68 29 0 14 4 3.5 12 5
Losses 7 - 103 10 17 27 7 0 4 4 1.0 2 2
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November 4 - 85 5 20 25 7 - 2 1 2.0 3 1
December 6 - 103 10 21 31 9 0 7 4 1.8 6 2
January 8 - 130 5 24 29 14 0 5 3 1.7 4 3
February 5 - 53 4 6 10 6 - 4 0 - 1 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 23 - 16.1 2.6 7.7 10.2 3.9 0.0 1.9 0.9 2.3 1.5 0.8
Conference 12 - 14.5 1.8 6.4 8.3 4.4 0.0 1.8 0.7 2.7 1.1 0.9
Exhibition 1 - 23.0 1.7 0.0 1.7 5.2 0.0 3.5 0.0 - 1.7 0.0
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Home 11 - 16.4 3.3 7.3 10.7 3.1 0.0 2.2 1.1 2.0 1.6 1.1
Away 12 - 15.9 1.9 8.0 9.8 4.6 0.0 1.7 0.6 2.7 1.5 0.4
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 - 16.8 2.1 8.1 10.1 4.3 0.0 2.1 0.6 3.5 1.8 0.7
Losses 7 - 14.7 3.9 6.6 10.5 2.7 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.8 0.8
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November 4 - 21.3 2.4 9.4 11.8 3.3 0.0 0.9 0.5 2.0 1.4 0.5
December 6 - 17.2 3.9 8.2 12.0 3.5 0.0 2.7 1.6 1.8 2.3 0.8
January 8 - 16.3 1.5 7.4 8.9 4.3 0.0 1.5 0.9 1.7 1.2 0.9
February 5 - 10.6 3.0 4.5 7.5 4.5 0.0 3.0 0.0 - 0.8 0.8