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Evan Johnson
Evan  Johnson
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Loranger, LA

High School:
Loranger HS

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 180

Position:
RB


10/28/2017

Defensive Stops Fuel Mean Green's 45-38 Win

North Texas Stops ODU On Three-Straight Fourth Downs In Fourth Quarter

10/21/2017

North Texas Overwhelmed By FAU, 69-31

Mean Green Fall Behind 41-7 In First Half

09/23/2017

Wilson Rushes For 211 In 46-43 Victory

North Texas Survives UAB Rally With Game-Winning Field Goal

09/02/2017

Wilson Shines As Mean Green Open With 59-14 Win

Senior Running Back Rushes For 176 Yards, Three Touchdowns

08/19/2017

Scrimmage Notebook: Running Game Impresses During Fall's Third Scrimmage

Multiple Backs Have Strong Showings Saturday

2017:
• Has appeared in all nine games and has 27 carries for 171 yards and two touchdowns (6.3 yards per carry) and also serves as one of the primary kick returners
• Had five carries for 37 yards and a touchdown and also scored on a blocked punt return (40 yards) in the win vs. Old Dominion on 10/28
• Carried five times for 15 yards and the first rushing touchdown of his career at Florida Atlantic on 10/21
• Carried twice for six yards and returned one kickoff for 12 yards in the win at Southern Miss on 9/30
• Had two carries for 15 yards and two kick returns for 75 yards, including a 48-yard return to help set up the game-winning field goal on 9/23 vs. UAB
• Made his Mean Green debut on 9/2 vs. Lamar by carrying 13 times for 98 yards and featured on special teams

High School:

• Rated a two-star prospect by 247Sports, Scout and Rivals
• Rushed 236 times for 1,597 yards and 17 TDs as a senior
• Named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association All-State Class 4A Football Team as a defensive back
• Recorded 46 tackles and 10 pass break-ups as defensive back, and rushed for over 1,000 yards as a running back as a junior
• Also handled kick returns
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