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DURAND JOHNSON RUMORS

Pitt Basketball: Analysis of Trip to Hawaii

The Pitt Basketball traveled to Hawaii after winning their first two games verse Niagara and Samford. The Panthers would face the University of Hawaii before facing Chaminade in the Maui Invitational. Pitt was without senior guard Cam Wright, who broke his foot before the season. They were also missing forward Durand Johnson, who has been suspended for the entire season. The Panthers...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh forward Johnson suspended for season

PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh junior forward Durand Johnson has been suspended for the entire 2014-15 season, with no reason given. The Panthers made the announcement on Friday before the season opener against Niagara. Johnson averaged 13.0 points in two exhibitions this season after recovering from a torn ACL in his right knee in January. Johnson will remain with the program and can...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt's Durand Johnson one of ESPN.com's top reserves

Pitt guard/forward Durand Johnson is ready to make his comeback to Pitt's basketball program this season. After missing most of last year with a knee-injury, Johnson is slated to return by the beginning of this season. Johnson's return is particularly good news for the Panthers in light of Cameron Wright's recent injury, expected to sideline him for approximately ten weeks. ESPN...
Via SCACC Hoops
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt Panthers basketball: Durand Johnson will be the x factor

Pitt’s most important player this season will be Durand Johnson. No it is not senior leader Cameron Wright nor point guard James Robinson, it is the Baltimore small forward. The 6’6 rising junior averaged 8.8 ppg and looked to be the real x factor in the Panthers offense before he tore his ACL on January 11 against Wake Forest. However, Johnson should be healthy by the time ACC...
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June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt Panthers basketball: Previewing the 2014-15 schedule

While the 2014-15 Pitt basketball schedule is not out quite a few of the opponents have been released. The Panthers are one of eight teams to compete in the annual Maui Invitational tournament from November 23-25. The seeding has not been released yet but the Panthers are guaranteed to play some tough programs in their three day Hawaii excursion. The other seven teams in the tournament...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamie Dixon lays out plan for Durand Johnson's minutes

Pitt basketball head coach Jamie Dixon was dealt a blow this week when it was announced sixth man Durand Johnson would be out for the season with an ACL injury. Johnson had been the Panthers' best scorer off the bench and there was a lot of speculation on who would get his minutes. As expected, Dixon said that one guy alone wouldn't be called upon ... several will get more playing...
Via SCACC Hoops
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down the impact of Durand Johnson's injury

And just as things were clicking along for Pitt, the team was dealt a big blow with the news of Durand Johnson's injury. DJ, if you haven't yet heard, will be out for the season with a torn ACL. Injuries are sometimes the only thing that can derail a team that is playing pretty good ball. And unfortunately for Pitt, this one's not a minor one. An injury to a starter like Lamar Patterson...
Via SCACC Hoops
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt's Durand Johnson out for season with torn ACL

Pittsburgh sophomore forward Durand Johnson will miss the rest of the season after tearing the ACL and meniscus in his right knee in Saturday's win over Wake Forest. The 6-foot-6 Johnson was injured while driving to the basket with 5:30 remaining in Pittsburgh's 80-65 victory. He was fouled on the play and made two free throws before leaving. He is expected to undergo surgery...
Via AP on Fox
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt's Durand Johnson out for the season with a torn ACL

Pitt is playing like one of the top teams in the ACC, but the Panthers suffered some bad news on Sunday.  Sophomore, Durand Johnson is out for the remainder of the season with a torn ACL. Tough break for Pitt hoops: Sophomore G/F Durand Johnson out for the year with torn ACL, torn meniscus — Will Graves (@WillGravesAP) January 12, 2014 Johnson had scored in double-figures in...
Via SCACC Hoops
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Young Panthers off to hot start in ACC

Durand Johnson caught the ball on the wing and rather than take an open shot, decided to dribble to the top of the key. When a Maryland defender closed in, the freewheeling Pittsburgh sophomore swingman threw up a contested 3-pointer that splashed through the net. Rather than peek over his shoulder at Jamie Dixon to see if he'd violated one of the coach's rules about shot selection...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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