Amanda Johnson was drafted in the 3rd round by the Phoenix Mercury. She becomes the sixth Oregon women's basketball player to be drafted by the WNBA.
Photos from the 2012 Women's Basketball Alumni Day at now posted.
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HAVE YOU VOTED FOR AMANDA YET TODAY???
Fan balloting counts for 1/3 of the total points towards the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award.
This is a national recognition for notable achievements in four areas of excellence –
community, classroom, character and competition.
- You can vote once per day on the website for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award:
- AND you can vote once per day on Facebook for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award:
Oregon fans have a chance to give Amanda Johnson the national recognition she deserves as a finalist for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award.
The 6-foot-2 forward has missed Oregon’s last 11 games with a left thumb fracture but entered her final year in a UO uniform as one of the most exceptional seniors on and off the court in the 2012 national class.
To read more about the award from GoDucks click here but the important thing is that FAN BALLOTING COUNTS FOR 1/3 OF THE TOTAL SCORE with the remaining 2/3 determined by NCAA Division I coaches and national media members.
YOUR VOTE COUNTS! AGAIN AND AGAIN!!!
VOTE EARLY ~ VOTE OFTEN
To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition.
We know Amanda deserves this and she is one of only two student-athletes from the Pac-12 Conference, the other being Stanford’s Nnemkadi Ogwumike, so...
PASS THE WORD! Show Amanda Johnson some love!
You can download free promotional posters of Amanda Johnson for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award! http://www.seniorclassaward.com/athletes/text/amanda_johnson/
Print off as many copies as you want.
- Email them to friends.
- Twitter about it.
- Pass them along to friends and co-workers.
- Hang them up around campus.
- Hand them out at the student union.
- Whatever it takes!
Others in double figures were Jasmine Holliday and Ariel Thomas with 16 points each, Jordan Loriel with 12 points, and Danielle Love with 11 points.
Oregon wins the game against UC Irvine 89-77. The ducks are now at 5 - 0 for the season. Amanda Johnson was the game MVP with 17 points and 9 rebounds.
Others in double figures were Jordan Loera also with 17 points, Jamin Holliday and Deanna Weaver with 11 points, and Ariel Thomas with 10 points.