July 27, 2007

Shaquille Johnson takes on new role

ORLANDO--The Jacksonville Lee Bulls will be spending plenty of time in Orlando this month. The Bulls bowed out of the AAU Super Showcase with a 75-68 overtime loss on Thursday, but they will be back for the AAU Nationals next week. For Shaquille Johnson the tournaments serve as a final chance to impress college coaches this summer.

College coaches from around the country were watching the Bulls' game, keeping a close eye on Johnson. A few months ago, the list of choices seemed to be shrinking for the 6-foot-3, 190-pound guard. That is no longer the case.

At one point, it seemed that Johnson and Anderson would go to school together. Teams like Missouri, Dayton, Florida, Oklahoma and Virginia Tech were in the mix to land the Jacksonville pair.

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