Auburn dismisses Shaq Johnson from team
July 18, 2013
New Sportsbook.com customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn has dismissed guard Shaq Johnson from the basketball team for violating unspecified team rules.
Coach Tony Barbee announced the sophomore's dismissal on Thursday. Barbee says he is ``very disappointed in Shaq's choices and actions, and they won't be tolerated.''
He says the dismissal ``is in the best interest of both the program and the student-athlete.''
Johnson played in all 32 games as a freshman and started 21. He averaged 6.2 points in Southeastern Conference games and played 18 minutes a game.
Fellow freshmen Brian Greene Jr. and Jordan Price have already left the team since last season, when the Tigers went 9-23.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
15-5 L20 Guarantees, +3,044 TY
23-7 Yesterday, +1,928 This Year
17-5 L2 Days, +1,830 This Season
11-2 L13, +2,323 G-Plays TY
32-18 L50 Totals, +3,402 Totals TY
7-2 L2 Days, 13-4 L17, 23-9 Streak
6-2 L8 G-Plays, +1,502 This Year
10-4 L14 Guaranteed Plays
8-3 L11 G-Plays, 19-9 L28 Picks
4-1 Saturday, 11-3 L14 Guarantees
3-1 Yesterday, 27-12 Win Streak
4-1 Yesterday, 18-6 L24 Totals
12-6 L18, 27-12 L39 Guarantees
5-0 L5 G-Plays, 17-6 L23 Totals
7-3 Yesterday, +1,451 Overall TY
5-0 Y'day, 13-5 L18 Guarantees