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Letter of Intent In For Justin Johnson Jr.

Justin Johnson Jr., 6’0″, 200 lbs., Edwardsville, IL, Pos: RB

  • Played running back for coach Matt Martin at Class 8A Edwardsville High
  • Illinois postponed its high school football season until spring, so he has yet to play his senior season
  • Earned 2019 All-Southwestern Conference First Team honors
  • Alton River Bend Telegraph large school Player of the Year in 2019
  • Three-year career shows nearly 3,000 yards rushing and 37 touchdowns and could become his school’s all-time leading rusher during his senior season
  • Averaged 13 yards per catch during his three-year career
  • As a junior, he rushed for 1,120 yards and 19 touchdowns in only nine games, averaging 16 yards per carry
  • As a sophomore, he finished with 1,048 yards rushing and 15 touchdowns in earning All-Southwestern Conference First Team honors
  • Had a productive freshman season in 2017, with 734 yards and six scores, earning him playing time on the varsity level
  • Called up to the varsity squad midway through his freshman season and responded with a 100-yard rushing performance in just his second start
  • Has helped Edwardsville to the state playoffs all three years of his career
  • Three-star rating from 247Sports and ESPN, while earning a four-star mark from Rivals
  • MaxPreps ranks him No. 9 overall in Illinois
  • Rivals lists him as the No. 14 overall running back, No. 3 in the state and No. 248 overall recruit in the country
  • ESPN lists him No. 48 nationally at his position and No. 13 overall recruit in Illinois, while 247Sports has him as the No. 26 best running back and No. 17 recruit overall in Illinois
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