Spring Football Update: Day Eight
ODUSports.com takes a look at the ODU defense this spring.
ODU will host the winner of the Coastal Carolina/Bethune-Cookman game.
ODU goes 7-1 in the CAA to finish atop the league.
ODU scored 32-straight to open the game.
Played in all 13 games, starting four at defensive end ... Finished the season with 40 tackles, six tackles for loss and three sacks ... Notched season-best eight tackles in quarterfinal contest against Georgia Southern and in win against New Hampshire.
Appeared in seven games on the defense and as a member of special teams...Captured nine tackles (3 solo, 6 assisted)...Had a season-high three solo tackles in the week eight win at Villanova.
Appeared in eight games...Made four tackles (1 solo, 3 assisted)...Had two stops against Savannah State.
Lettered in football, basketball and track at Buckingham County, before moving on to Fork Union... First Team All-District at defensive end and tight end... All-Region... Named team defensive MVP...Team captain as a senior...Coached by Craig Gill by Buckingham County and John Shuman at Fork Union... Helped guide the basketball team to a district and regional championship in 2008, advancing to the Virginia State Final Four.
Born May 7, 1990...Son of Lonnie and Jesse Johnson...Two sisters, LaTonya and Rebecca, and one brother J.R. Chambers...Majoring in sports management.
Alex Johnson's Career Stats