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8 Keeon Johnson
Keeon  Johnson


Kannapolis, N.C.

High School:
A.L. Brown HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215




Post Game Notes


GAMEDAY FEATURE: Johnson is Grounded Thanks to “Ten Toes Down”

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Virginia Falls To Virginia Tech, 16-6

David Watford led the Cavaliers with 122 yards in the air, while Kevin Parks had 105 yards on the ground on Saturday.


No. 5 Louisville 32, Virginia 25

The Cavaliers fall to Louisville, on October 29, 2016.


USATSI Gallery - Virginia @ Duke

USATSI Gallery - Virginia @ Duke


Virginia 49, Central Michigan 35

The Cavaliers defeat Central Michigan, on September 24, 2016.


No. 24 Oregon 44, Virginia 26

Photos from Virginia at Oregon on 9/10/2016.


UVA Football at Pittsburgh

Cavaliers Open ACC Play on the Road

Became the 36th Cavalier to record at least 1,000 career receiving yards ... finished career No. 32 all-time at UVA with 1,069 career receiving yards.

- Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games with 11 starts ... finished his best season at UVA with 49 catches for 476 yards and three touchdowns ... made five catches for 46 yards and one touchdown against Richmond in the season opener ... led UVA with six catches for 40 yards and one touchdown at then-No. 24 Oregon ... led UVA with six catches for 73 yards at UConn, including coming up with a big 34-yard gain on fourth down on the game's final drive ... the catch brought UVA to the nine-yard line ... caught four balls for 59 yards and a score against Central Michigan ... caught five passes for 46 yards at Duke ... caught five passes for 41 yards against Pitt ... caught three passes for 18 yards against then-No. 22 North Carolina ... caught five passes for 62 yards against then-No. 5 Louisville ... his 30-yard reception on fourth and seven brought UVA down to the Louisville four-yard line, setting up the go-ahead touchdown with 1:57 left ... caught one ball for five yards at Wake Forest ... caught three passes for 12 yards against Miami ... caught three passes for 57 yards at Georgia Tech ... caught three balls for 17 yards at Virginia Tech in collegiate finale. 2015 - Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games with five starts ... caught two balls for 46 yards and one touchdown against No. 9 Notre Dame ... recorded one-catch games against William & Mary and Boise State ... caught two balls for 18 yards at Pitt ... lone catch against Syracuse went for 12 yards on a third down play, giving UVA a first down at the Orange's 30-yard line on the drive UVA tied the game with time expiring ... caught two passes for 26 yards at Miami ... caught one pass for eight yards on a crucial third down at Louisville ... caught three passes for 27 yards in an eight-point win over Duke. 2014 - Appeared in all 12 games with three starts ... started the Georgia Tech, Florida State and Miami games ... finished the season with 13 catches for 138 yards ... caught three passes for 21 yards at No. 21 BYU ... caught one pass for 19 yards against Kent State ... made two catches for 23 yards against North Carolina ... made three catches for 36 yards at Georgia Tech ... grabbed two receptions for 36 yards at Virginia Tech. 2013 - Started seven of the eight games he played in ... made 20 catches for 282 receiving yards and one touchdown ... the 282 receiving yards are the most by a UVa true freshman wide receiver since Billy McMullen had 483 receiving yards in 1999 ... the 20 receptions tie teammate Darius Jennings (2011) for the most by a UVa true freshman wide receiver since McMullen's 28 catches in 1999 ... was slated to redshirt season before making collegiate debut against Ball State ... fifth on the team with 282 receiving yards despite missing the first four games of the season ... had three catches for 46 yards in his first game against Ball State ... had one reception for 25 yards against Duke ... had a career-high 77 receiving yards against Clemson ... made a career-high five receptions against Clemson and North Carolina ... scored first career touchdown on pass from Greyson Lambert at North Carolina ... made at least one reception in all eight games in which he appeared.


Wide receiver at A.L. Brown High School for head coach Mike Newsome ... in 2012, made 41 catches for 535 yards and five touchdowns ... ranked as's No. 25 wide receiver ... member of the 2012 Carolina All-Gridiron team ... represented the North team in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas ... as a junior in 2011, caught 39 passes for 795 yards and nine touchdowns ... a three-star performer by 247sports,, and



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