UNLV: A small, but speedy back who got a lot of carries in the spring with starter Tim Cornett on the sidelines because of injury ... Walked onto the team in time for fall camp last year.
2012: Member of squad but did not play.
2011: Attended UNLV, but did not play football.
2010: Attended the University of Arizona, but was not a member of the football team.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Etiwanda HS ... A two-year letterwinner under Stephen Bryce ... Named All-Baseline League as a running back ... Was voted his team's "Best Offensive Back" ... Recorded 764 total yards between rushing and receiving and had five total touchdowns ... Helped the Eagles to a 8-4 record as a senior and was part of a Baseline League championship team as a junior.
PERSONAL: Eugene Lamont Johnson was born Dec. 1, 1992, in Los Angeles ... The son of Sharon Robinson and Eric Johnson ... Cousin James Wofford was a running back at UNLV while cousin Josh Powell played safety at San Jose State ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.