31 Russell Johnson
31 Russell Johnson
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: So.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Riverdale Country School
Position: SF
Major: Mechanical Engineering

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 … fraternity community service director.

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