Tyler Johnson
Tyler  Johnson

Mountain View, Calif.

High School:
St. Francis HS




Johnson Signs Two-Year Deal with the Miami Heat

Former Fresno State men's basketball star Tyler Johnson agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Miami Heat on Sunday.


Johnson Makes It to the NBA with the Miami Heat

Former Fresno State guard Tyler Johnson is the 30th Bulldog in program history to make a NBA roster.


Johnson Signs Contract to Play for Miami Heat

Fresno State product Tyler Johnson has inked a contract with the Miami Heat.


Johnson Shining for Heat in NBA Summer League Play

Former Fresno State guard Tyler Johnson has been impressing for the Heat as he plays for Miami's Summer League team.


Johnson Auditioning for NBA at Workouts

Fresno State senior guard Tyler Johnson is working out for at least three NBA teams in June.


2014 CBI Semifinals - Fresno State 71, ODU 64

March 26, 2014


Fresno State vs. No. 13 San Diego State - 3/1/14

USATSI gallery, men's basketball


Fresno State vs. UNLV

Fresno State falls to UNLV 75-73 in overtime


Men's Basketball vs. New Mexico

Four Fresno State players scored double figures, led by Tyler Johnson's 16 points.


New Mexico 89, Fresno State 78

The Fresno State men's basketball team made a push late in the game, but couldn't quite get over the hump on Saturday evening in an 89-78 loss to defending Mountain West Conference champion New Mexico.

Tyler Johnson Nov. 30, 2011
Photo by Rick Dodd

Last updated: May 20, 2014

• 2013-14 All-Mountain West Second-Team (Head Coaches/Media) • 2012-13 All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (Head Coaches/Media)
• 2012-13 All-Mountain West Fourth-Team (CollegeSportsMadness.com)

2013-14 (SENIOR): Emerged as one of the team's key leaders - on and off the court ... delivered his best season at Fresno State - steadily improving his scoring average throughout his four-year career as a Bulldog from 4.4 ppg (freshman) to 9.3 ppg (sophomore) to 12.1 ppg (junior) to 15.9 ppg (senior) ... finished his career ranked No. 16 on Fresno State's all-time scoring list (1,346 career points) ... ranked as the third-leading scoring in Mountain West play (18.2 ppg) ... scored 20 or more points in 12 games to up his career total to 13 ... on the season, he averaged 15.9 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.0 steals per game ... converted 80.5 percent of his free throw attempts (107-for-133) ... posted the sixth-best single-season 3-point field goal percentage in making 43.2 percent of his 3-point attempts (57-for-132) ... played in 35 games (all starts) ... missed four games during non-conference play due to an injury ... scored a career-best 25 points twice (at Pacific on Nov. 23, 2013 and vs. Air Force on Jan. 8, 2014 ... led the MW during conference play in 3-point field goal percentage (48.7 percent, 38-for-78) ... while leading the 'Dogs back to the postseason for the first time in seven seasons, he averaged 15.3 points, 6.8 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.0 steal in the six CBI postseason games ... invited to the Portsmouth Invitational after the season and helped lead his squad to the title.

2012-13 (JUNIOR): One of the team's most dynamic scorers ... named an All-Mountain West honorable mention honoree by the conference's head coaches and a select media panel ... appeared in 29 games including 28 starts ... on the season, he averaged a team-best 12.1 points, 5 blocks. 58 assists and 26 steals per contest ... led the team in scoring with 351 points and logged the most playing time with 879 minutes of action ... posted a field goal percentage of 46.1 percent and made 35 3-pointers ... converted 56 out of 79 attempted (70.9%) free throws ... recorded one double-double that helped lead the Bulldogs to a 64-55 win over UNLV on Feb. 6 ... posted 19 games with 10 or more points, including three with 20 or more ... scored a season-best 25 points in the Bulldogs' 89-64 win over Sonoma State on Dec. 30 ... hit season-high four 3-pointers in three different games ... drained season-best eight free throws twice ... dished out five assists three times ... featured on page 4 of the 2013 NCAA Final Four game program "Shoot Around" section - highlighting his cooking ability.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 33 games, including 23 starts ... on the season, he averaged 9.3 points, 2.9 rebounds. 2.5 assists and 1.3 steals per contest (29.6 min/game) ... scored 308 points and logged 978 minutes of action ... recorded 81 total assists and nine blocks ... posted a field goal percentage of 42.2 percent and 23 successful 3-pointers ... converted 59 out of 86 attempted (68.6%) free throws and made 44 steals.

2010-11 (FRESHMAN): During his freshman season, he averaged 4.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2 assists per game ... played in all 31 games, with 1 start ... logged at an average of 16.9 minutes in his 31 games played ... drained 52 of 118 (44.1%) field goal attempts, 4 of 28 (14.3%) from beyond the 3-point arc and 27 of 50 (54%) at the charity stripe ... in WAC contests, he averaged 3.6 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game while shooting 41.7 percent from the field.

PERSONAL: Born May 7, 1993 in Grand Forks, N.D. ...parents are Jennifer and Milton Johnson ... his mother, Jennifer, is serving in the United States Air Force ... has four siblings, Brandon, Lauren, Logan and Gabe ... enjoys cooking ... favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant because he loves the way Kobe plays the game and gets buckets ... biggest athletic thrill was winning the NorCal title game ... most admires his mom because she is a very strong woman and always supports him ... chose to attend Fresno State because it is a great situation for him ... also recruited by Hawai'i, Sacramento State, Saint Mary's College and Utah State.



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