May 25, 2012

WVU becomes Johnson's first offer

Booker T. Washington High School (Norfolk, VA) defensive back Rodney Johnson received a big surprise earlier this month when the 6'1, 175 pound high school junior received his first official scholarship offer from West Virginia.

The tidewater player received the offer via text while in school, and did think initially his coach was joking.

"The first couple of seconds I thought he was playing with me, but then I realized he was serious," Johnson said. "I was very excited because it was very unexpected. West Virginia was out of nowhere and I was very happy that I got that offer."

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