#54 Deante Johnson
Deante Johnson Image
Height: 6-8
Class: JR
Position: F
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Second Year with the Bulldogs

As a Sophomore (2012-13):

  • Was inserted into the Bulldogs’ lineup in the second half of the season and immediately contributed.
  • Played in 10 games, starting eight at center.
  • Averaged 18.1 points a game and 9.9 rebounds a game. Also blocked 11 shots.
  • Shot 64 percent from the field on the year (76-of-119).
  • Scored in double-digits in nine of the 10 games he played in, going over the 20-point barrier six times.
  • Recorded seven double-doubles.
  • Had highs in points and rebounds in his regular season debut, scoring 25 points and snatching 13 rebounds at Reinhardt on Jan. 3.
  • Scored 24 points twice - Jan. 5 vs. Montreat (N.C.) and Feb. 9 vs. Cincinnati-Clermont - leading Union to victories in both games.
  • Was the AAC’s Player of the Week for the period ending Feb. 18 after leading Union to conference wins over Point (Ga.) and Bryan (Tenn.).
  • In Point game (Feb. 13), Johnson made game-tying layup at the end of regulation, and broke a tie in double overtime with a jumper, pacing Union to an 82-75 double OT win.  
2013-143332 75823 219-32268%1-250%86-13364.7%
2014-153535 78222.3 203-28471.5%0-00%104-14273.2%
Totals:6867 154022.6 422-60669.6%1-250%190-27569.1%
2013-14 2337.1101132 172115830.21032752515.9
2014-15 2136.179134 332817790.21003651014.6
Totals:4466.6180266 5049321620.2203513103515.2
Men's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2013-14 Men's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Kyle Bush*SOG5-11 Ashland, Ky.
CJ Cotton*FRG6-1 Hopkinsville, Ky.
Jaucoby Poore*FRG6-2 Glasgow, Ky.
Kurt Rueter*JRF6-6 Oak Ridge, Tenn.
1Sean BrownSOG6-2 Louisville, Ky.
5Fitzgerald WhiteJRF6-7 Miami, Fla.
14Michael BueterFRG6-1 Newport, Ky.
15Maurice TurnerJRG5-10 Orlando, Fla.
20Dalton WhitneyFRG6-0 Bowling Green, Ky.
21Daniel MunkholmJRG6-3 Arroyo de la Miel, Spain
22Nay WalkerFRF5-10 Bowling Green, Ky.
23Tyler WagnerJRF6-6 Corbin, Ky.
24Tarik SmithSRG6-3 Tempe, Ariz.
30Tremayne EliasJRF6-6 Tallahassee, Fla.
31DeAntray StevensSOG5-10 Cincinnati, Ohio
32Archie AdamsSRF6-5 Aiken, S.C.
33Gerard NewbyFRF6-6 Lexington, Ky.
35Stewart WashingtonJRG6-3 Louisville, Ky.
44Tashan HairstonSOG6-1 Nicholasville, Ky.
54Deante JohnsonJRF6-8 Cincinnati, Ohio
* Redshirt
Kevin Burton Image
Head Coach
2nd season
Tanner Massey Image
Assistant Coach
1st season