Highlights from the Huskies-Rockets overtime bout February 27, 2014, in which NIU defeated Toledo, 68-59. Northern Illinois outscored Toledo in the final 11 minutes of the game -- including overtime -- 28-12.
Photos from the Huskies 2013-14 home opener against the Mississippi Valley State Devilettes. NIU defeated MVSU, 79-60.
2013-2014 Appeared in 28 games with 11 starts Averaged 1.4 points and 2.5 rebounds in 11.9 minutes per appearance Made 100th career appearance in the Huskies 65-43 victory over Kent State (Jan. 29) Made six big rebounds in the first half at Wisconsin (Nov. 17) Grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds, in NIU's 79-52 triumph over Lamar (Nov. 30) Also had four assists against the Cardinals at the Aggie Hotel Encanto Thanksgiving Classic (Nov. 30) Scored a season-best eight points in the season-opener at UW-Green Bay, going 6-of-6 at the free throw line (Nov. 8) Opened the year a perfect 11-for-11 at the charity stripe (Nov. 8-Dec. 17) Played a season-high 34 minutes in NIU's home-opener against Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 12) Registered two defensive rebounds at Eastern Michigan as the Huskies defeated the Eagles the first round of the MAC Tournament (March 10)
2012-13: Saw action in 29 games, starting six Averaged 15.3 minutes per contest Hit nine of her ten attempts free throw attempts Grabbed 2.7 rebounds per game Tallied six points on 3-of-6 (.500) shooting versus Akron (Jan. 16) Pulled down a season-high eight boards against Bowling Green (Feb. 16) Recorded four multi-assist games during the season Registered five games with five or more rebounds.
2011-12: Played in 30 games on the season, starting her first career 13 games in the second half of the season Averaged 21.5 minutes per game, logging a career-high 35 minutes against Ball State (2/16/12) Scored a career-high 11 points on 5-of-9 shooting against Bradley (11/23/11) Posted a career-best performance on 3-pointers vs. Indiana State (12/22/11), going 2-for-3 Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds at Western Michigan (1/19/12) and had five or more rebounds eight times Dished out a career-high four assists vs. Akron (3/7/12) Had a career-best three steals vs. Temple (11/20/11) Scored in all but eight games
2010-11: Appeared in 24 contests, averaging 5.2 minutes per game Made Huskie debut at Minnesota (11-13-10), scoring two points with a rebound and steal in 12 minutes Played a season-high 16 minutes vs. Illinois State (1-3-11) and picked up a season-best two steals Scored a season-high three points at DePaul (12-11-10) on the only made three-point field goal of the season Went a perfect 2-for-2 from the free throw line at Temple (11-23-10) and at Northern Iowa (12-2-10) Grabbed a season-high three rebounds at Eastern Michigan (1-5-11) Scored in six of 24 games
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Von Steuben High School Helped her team to back-to-back regional championships in her junior and senior seasons Won back-to-back Chicago Public League championships with perfect 10-0 records during her sophomore and junior years As a sophomore, Panthers were regional championship runners-up.
Personal: Daughter of Terry Barfield and Michael Johnson Born July 13, 1992 in Chicago Member of high school honor roll, and an active participant in Von Steuben's African American Club, and as a Chicago Park District Summer Camp Counselor Enjoys music, riding bikes, roller skating and dancing Admires NBA point guard Chris Paul Majoring in Industrial Management and Technology
JOHNSON'S CAREER HIGHS
Minutes: 34 vs Mississippi Valley State (11/12/13) Field Goals Made: 5 vs Bradley (11/23/11) Field Goals Attempted: 10 vs Ball State (2/16/12) Three Pointers Made: 2 vs Indiana State (12/22/11) Three Pointers Attempted: 3 three times, last; at UIC (12/22/12) Free Throws Made: 6 at Green Bay (11/7/13) Free Throws Attempted: 6 11 times, last; at Green Bay (11/7/13) Rebounds: 11 vs Lamar (11/30/13) Assists: 4 twice, last; vs Lamar (11/30/13) Blocks: 1 three times, last; at Toledo (1/9/14) Steals: 3 three times, last; at South Dakota State (12/17/13) Points: 11 vs Bradley (11/23/11)