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Drico Johnson

Drico Johnson

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Orlando, Fla.

High School:
Agape Christian

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 209

Position:
Defensive Back

10/05/2013

Knights Escape Memphis With 24-17 Win

UCF scores twice in nine seconds late in the game

04/11/2013

C-USA Honors 227 Knights with Commissioner's Honor Roll Distinction

UCF has second-highest total in conference.

04/10/2013

What to Watch for in the UCF Spring Football Game

Annual contest slated for Saturday at 2 p.m.

02/07/2013

Numerous Knights Honored at First Year Scholar Reception

Thirty-six UCF student-athletes recognized.

09/17/2012

Knights Spend Time at Sunrise Elementary in Kissimmee

Three UCF football players talk about education, nutrition and answered questions.

10/05/2013

UCF vs. Memphis (USATSI Gallery)

UCF vs. Memphis (USATSI Gallery)

Redshirt Freshman Season (2013)
-Member of the American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
-Switched to defensive back before the season
-Played in all 13 games including on special teams
-Totaled 14 tackles, one forced fumble, one recovery and one break-up
-Akron 8/29: Made one solo stop
-At FIU 9/6: Recorded a solo tackle
-At Memphis 10/5: Scooped up a loose fumble forced by tailback William Stanback and returned the ball 12 yards for the Knights' second touchdown in nine seconds
-UConn 10/26: Added four solo tackles and a forced fumble
-Rutgers 11/21: Broke up one pass
-USF 11/29: Tallied two assisted tackles
-Tostitos Fiesta Bowl 1/1: Recorded five assisted tackles

True Freshman Season (2012)
-Selected as the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Ohio State game

High School
-Played under head coach Victor Floyd at Agape Christian Academy
-Earned Class 2A Second-Team All-State honors in 2011
-Rated No. 87 nationally at wide receiver from Rivals.com, as well as No. 121 from ESPN.com and No. 170 from Scout.com
-Among Rivals.com's Top Performers in the 13th Annual Central Florida All-Star Football Game in December 2011, where he caught a receiving touchdown for the West squad
-Listed at No. 20 on Orlando Sentinel's 2012 Central Florida Super60
-Named to the Class 2A All-State Second Team as a senior
-Led the Central Florida area in receiving in 2011 with 1,052 yards
-Entered his senior season listed at No. 100 on Bill Buchalter's statewide top 100 list
-As a junior (2010), had 59 catches for 1,100 yards and 14 touchdowns
-Earned MVP honors at wide receiver in April 2011 at the Tallahassee NIKE camp
-Participated in the Miami NIKE camp in March
-Also lettered in track and field
-Received numerous offers from Ball State, Bowling Green, Cincinnati, FAU, FIU, Indiana, Marshall, Memphis, NC State, Purdue and Temple

Personal
-Son of Bridgette Johnson

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