Willie Johnson
Willie  Johnson

RS Freshman

Fort Myers, Fla.

High School:
South Fort Myers

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 171



Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Pittsburgh 43, Marshall 27


Marshall vs. Miami (Ohio)

Marshall football against Miami (Ohio) on Sept. 2, 2017 at the Joan C. Edwards Stadium.


Marshall @ Pittsburgh

Photos from Marshall @ Pittsburgh on October 1, 2016

FRESHMAN SEASON (2016): Received a medical redshirt after having debut season cut short … Played in four games before a season-ending injury against Pittsburgh … Made four receptions for 52 yards … Caught his first collegiate pass in the season opener against Morgan State … Two catches and a season-best 26 yards vs. Morgan State, including a career-long 22-yard reception … added a 19-yard reception against Akron and a 7-yard catch against Pitt … Showed flashes of his playmaking ability in four kickoff returns (108 yards, team-high 27.0-yard per return average). HERD FILE: Born Dec. 23, 1996 … Also had offers from Arizona, Miami (FL), Ole Miss, North Carolina, South Florida, Tennessee, Western Kentucky and Kent State ... Also returned kicks for South Fort Myers ... clocked at 4.31 in the 40 last summer ... Has 95 career catches for 1,560 yards and 14 touchdowns ... Averaged 13.8 yards per carry on the ground with two touchdowns as a senior ... rated a four-star prospect by ESPN.com.