10 - Emilie Johnson
Emilie Johnson
Birth Date: 03/19/1990
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Loomis, Calif.
High School: Del Oro HS
Position: Guard

DARE TO KNOW ME

UC Santa Barbara
2009-10
All-Big West Second Team

As a sophomore was one of two Gauchos to start all 32 of the team's games ... Led team in scoring with a 13.8 per game average ... Also led the team with 107 assists (3.3 per game), 57 steals (1.8 per game) and 64 3-pointers ... Played in 1,191 of a possible 1,295 minutes on the season, averaging 37.2 minutes per game, which led the Big West ... Shot 84.3 percent from the free throw line, which ranks as fifth-best in single-season school history ... Her 64 3-pointers count as sixth-most in a season at UCSB ... Her 203 3-point attempts rank as third-most in school history ... Was named Big West Player of the Week twice - Nov. 30 and March 1 ... Poured in a career-best 29 points on Nov. 29 at San Diego while grabbing six rebounds ... The 29 points were the most by a Gaucho in three seasons ... Hit the 20-point mark on four occasions during the season ... Scored 21 points with four assists on Feb. 24 at Cal State Northridge and followed that up with 27 points and a career-best eight assists on Feb. 27 vs. Cal Poly ... In the win over Cal Poly, Johnson was 10 of 15 from the floor, including 5-for-7 from beyond the 3-point line ... Also scored 20 points on Dec. 20 vs. Pepperdine, a game in which she went 9 of 10 at the free throw line ... Scored in double figures in all but seven games, including a run of 11 straight and 16 of 17 ... Had first career double-double on Dec. 28 at Idaho with 14 points and career-best 11 rebounds ... Blocked a season-high two shots on Jan. 30 vs. Cal State Northridge ... Shot 31.5 percent from downtown on the season ... Had season-high seven steals on Nov. 16 at Nevada ... In Big West play, Johnson averaged 14.3 points and 38.7 minutes per game ... In the Big West Tournament, averaged 12.7 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game ... Following the season Emilie ranks fifth in school history in both 3-pointers made and attempted ... She also is the current leader in career free throw percentage.

2008-09
All-Big West Freshman Team

Began her career with the Gauchos in outstanding fashion, playing in all 32 games, and was named to the All-Big West Freshman Team...Started 12 games overall, including the first 11 of the season...Became one of just three true freshmen to open her collegiate career at UCSB as point guard over the past decade...Averaged 6.1 points and 2.5 rebounds per game...Missed just two free throws all season, going 33-for-35, and making a career best of seven in the Big West Tournament Final...Season-high 14 points against Pacific on Feb. 19 led team...Shot a 3-point field goal percentage of .396, ranking third overall in the Big West...In conference games, she shot .417 from beyond the arc...One of four players to appear in all 32 games...Her 42 assists were third on the team and her season-high of five came on Dec. 17 vs. Harvard...Hit at least one 3-pointer in all but six games this year...Hit three 3-pointers three separate times during the season, nailing a season high of four on Feb. 19 against Pacific...Season-best eight rebounds against USC on Nov. 30...Averaged 23.9 minutes per game, most among UCSB returners.

HIGH SCHOOL

Nominated for the McDonald's All-American team as a senior at Del Oro High after averaging 18.6 points, 5.1 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 3.2 steals per game ... Shot 38% from three-point range and 80% from the free throw line ... First-Team All-State for Division III ... First-Team All-Metro (Sacramento area) as a junior and senior ... MVP of Sierra Foothill League her final two seasons ... Selected to All-League team all four years ... Helped the Golden Eagles win SFL titles all four years she was there ... Team made semi-finals of state regional all four seasons ... Scored 29 points vs. Folsom her senior year.

PERSONAL
Emilie Theresa Johnson was born March 19,1990 to Dave and Tricia Johnson ... Goes by Em or Em-J ... Majoring in psychology with a minor in exercise and health science ... Favorite athlete is Becky Hammon ... Favorite writer is Nicholas Sparks ... Favorite movies include Miracle and The Notebook ... Enjoys relaxing, reading, and numerous activities outdoors ... Watches any basketball game on TV over anything else ... Favorite sports team is the USA Women's Basketball sqad ... Also was recruited by Notre Dame, Colorado and UC Davis ... Has two older sisters - Mandy and Stephanie - and one older brother, Kendal.


YearG-GsMin-Avg        Fg-aPct3p-aPctFt-aPctOrDrTrAvgPf-DAstToBlkStlTpAvg
08-0932-12760-23.860-173.34742-106.39633-35.9431368812.542-14272261956.1
09-1032-321191-37.2151-397.38064-203.31575-89.843201051253.969-010711365744113.8

Totals64-441951-30.5       211-570.364106-309.356108-124.871331732063.2111-11491858636369.95