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Kelby Johnson
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Kelby  Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bowie, Md.

Last College:
ASA College

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 297

Position:
OL


09/02/2014

Louisville Postgame Notes

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2014 JUNIOR SEASON
Appeared in eight games, mainly on special teams... Made several appearances at offensive tackle... Appeared in contests against Miami (Fla.), Murray State, Florida International, Wake Forest, NC State, Florida State, Notre Dame, and Kentucky.

BEFORE LOUISVILLE
Played one season at ASA College... Coached by Dennis Orlando at ASA College... Named a junior college all-conference selection... Led the Avengers to a 9-1 record... Played his first two collegiate seasons at Virginia... Redshirted as a freshman in 2012... Was one of 12 true freshmen to appear in games, seeing action in four contests.... Signed at Virginia after playing scholastically at DeMatha Catholic High... Ranked as the No. 113 offensive tackle in the nation by Scout.com... Deemed the No. 16 prospect in Maryland by Rivals.com... Received a scout's score of 75 from ESPN.com... Ranked as the No. 128 offensive tackle in nation by ESPN.com... Received three-star ratings by Scout.com, Rivals.com, and ESPN.com... Named to the Gazette All-County second-team as a senior and was tabbed to ESPN RISE second-team All-Big School for Maryland... First team All-Gameday selection... Earned 2010 Maryland "Big School" first-team all-state honors his senior year... Selected to play in the 2010 Crab Bowl, honoring the top high school players in the Maryland and Metro area... Played for head coach Bill McGregor... Led team to a 9-3 record and advanced to the WCAC title game during his senior season... Also played varsity basketball during his freshman and sophomore years before focusing on football... Chose Louisville over offers from Kansas, USF, Connecticut, East Carolina, Kentucky, and Mississippi.

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