NJ Prospect Lands Another Scholarship Offer

Reporter Mike Sullivan has an update on two-sport star Dontae Johnson of the Pennington School in the state of New Jersey ... Johnson landed another scholarship offer ...

Dontae Johnson, a 6-foot-4, 190-pound two-sport star from The Pennington School in Pennington, New Jersey, was offered a football scholarshp yesterday by Stanford, according to sources close to Johnson.

It wasn't long ago that this website reported exclusively that Louisville had offered Johnson a football scholarship too.

Previously, we published he had been offered by the University of Virginia and Minnesota, according to his AAU basketball coach, Matt Pauls of Team NJABC.

Johnson, who also owns offers from Connecticut, N.C. State, Maryland, and Michigan, is also interested in Virginia Tech, Duke, Florida, and Georgia.

Johnson competes in football at the wide receiver/safety position. He's been clocked in the 40 in 4.5 seconds.

A 2010 prospect, Dontae is expected to compete this spring and summer in AAU basketball tournaments with Team NJABC.

Dontae is also a terrific student, possessing a 3.8 grade point average.


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