Glory  Johnson

25Glory Johnson

Graduate Student

Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Webb School




Season GP-GS MPG FGs FG Pct 3FGs 3FG Pct FTs FT Pct O-Reb RPG Asst TO Blk Stl Pts PPG
08-09 33-28 24.4 109-270 .404 0-2 .000 117-190 .616 105-236 7.2 21 88 12 35 335 10.2
09-10 35-25 25.8 124-271 .458 1-1 1.00 105-162 .648 97-268 7.7 34 75 11 45 354 10.1
10-11 37-29 24.6 155-290 .534 0-0 .000 133-227 .586 138-359 9.7 46 90 28 50 443 12.0
11-12 36-36 29.9 186-346 .538 1-2 .500 138-217 .636 132-355 9.9 39 85 41 49 511 14.2
Totals 141-118 26.2 574-1177 .488 2-5 .400 493-796 .619 472-1218 8.6 140 338 92 179 1643 11.7

Johnson Superlatives
2010-11 Season Highs
Points:23 // S.Carolina, 3/3/12
Rebounds:21 // DePaul, 3/19/12
Assists:3 // Auburn, 2/5/12*
Steals:5 // Vanderbilt, 1/15/12
Blocks:4 // Auburn, 2/5/12
Field Goals:8 // Florida, 2/26/12
3-Pointers:1 // LSU, 3/4/12
Free Throws:10 // Stanford, 12/20/11
Minutes:39 // Virginia, 11/20/11
Career Highs
Points:25 // Florida, 3/4/11
Rebounds:21 // DePaul, 3/19/
Assists:7 // Mississippi St., 1/23/11
Steals:5 // Vanderbilt, 1/15/12*
Blocks:4 // Miss. State, 1/23/11
Field Goals:10 // MTSU, 11/25/09
3-Pointers:1 // LSU, 3/4/12*
Free Throws:11 // Florida, 3/4/11
Minutes:40 // Georgia, 1/21/10
SEC Highs
Points:25 // Florida, 3/4/11
Rebounds:18 // Miss. State, 1/23/11
Assists:7 // Miss. State, 1/23/11
Steals:5 // Vanderbilt, 1/15/12
Blocks:4 // Miss. State, 1/23/11
Field Goals:8 // Flordia, 2/26/12*
3-Pointers:1 // Auburn, 1/28/10
Free Throws:11 // Florida, 3/4/11
Minutes:40 // Georgia, 1/21/10
*Indicates most recent high

Tennessee 2011-12

NCAA First Round: Recorded her 36th career double-double against UT Martin (3/17) with 14 points and 12 rebounds...Second Round: Pulled down 21 rebounds in the win over DePaul (3/19), the first 20+ board performance since 1991...Regional Semifinal: Put up 18 points and tallied seven boards, logging 40 minutes in the win over Kansas (3/24)...Named SEC Tournament MVP...Went 6-12 from the floor for 20 points and 11 rebounds in the Championship win over LSU (3/4)...Posted a double-double in the win over South Carolina (3/3) with 23 points and 10 rebounds...Started in the second round of the SEC Tournament ver- sus Vanderbilt (3/2), scoring 15 points and pulling down a team-best nine boards...Went 8-17 from the floor, collecting her 33rd career double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Florida (2/26)...Tallied 13 points and nine boards versus Arkansas (2/23)Led UT in scoring with 13 points at Ole Miss (2/19). adding eight boards, two assists and two blocks...Came up with a season-high 15 rebounds in the win over Mississippi State (2/16); added seven points in 31 minutes in the start...Went 4-5 from the floor for 10 points and seven rebounds in the win over Kentucky (2/13)...Put up 19 points and four rebounds in the start at Vanderbilt (2/9)...Recorded a double-double in the win over Auburn (2/5) with 13 points and 11 boards in 35 minutes...Led UT in scoring versus South Carolina (2/2) with 13 points; also tallied nine rebounds in the loss...Recorded eight rebounds to go along with five points at Georgia (1/29)...Played 15 minutes in the start at Alabama (1/26), scoring 13 points and a team-high eight rebounds...Scored 10 points and pulled down six rebounds against LSU (1/19), collecting two blocks in 24 minutes...Recorded her sixth double-double in seven games, tallying 16 points and 13 rebounds versus Vandy (1/15)...Led UT in scoring with 17 points against Kentucky (1/12); added seven rebounds in the effort...Became the fourth member of the 1,000 point/1,000 rebound club with her fifth consecutive double-double (15 points, 14 rebounds) against Arkansas (1/8)...Put up her fourth-consecutive double-double against Georgia (1/5) with a season-high 22 points and 13 reb...Against Auburn (1/1), used a 5-9 shooting effort to record her second-consecutive double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds in the win...Named SEC Player of the Week for her performances against Old Dominion and Auburn...Tallied nine points and nine boards in the start at Notre Dame (1/24); added two steals in the effort...Eclipsed the 1,300-point mark with 10 points, 13 rebounds against Chattanooga (1/3); recorded third-consecutive double-double against the Lady Mocs...Led UT in scoring against Old Dominion (12/28) with 16 points on a 6-12 effort from the floor; put up a double-double with 11 boards on the night...Put up a season-high 18 points against #4 Stanford (12/20) on 4-5 shooting and a season-best 10 free throws; also contributed six rebounds, two steals and two blocks against the Cardinal...Tallied 17 points in 38 minutes at UCLA (12/17), tying a season high with seven made field goals (7-9); came up with her second block of the season in the win...Scored nine points against #11 Rutgers (12/13), tying her season best with five free throws (5-6); contributed six rebounds -- three offensive and three defensive...Led Tennessee in scoring versus #20/21 DePaul (12/11), dropping 16 points on the Blue Demons on 6-13 shooting; pulled down nine rebounds and came up with two steals in the contest...Put up the 25th double-double of her career against #21/22 Texas, contributing 11 points and 10 boards...Righted the ship from the free throw line, hitting 5-6...Recorded nine points and as many rebounds in 25 minutes against Middle Tennessee (11/29), tacking on a season-high three steals; recovered from free throw woes to go 5-6 (.833) from the charity stripe in the win...Against #1 Baylor (11/27), fell a point shy of her second double-double of the season, recording nine points and 11 boards against the Lady Bears; added two assists, two blocks and a steal in the performance...Went 5-6 from the floor against Virginia (11/20), contributing 15 total points; added six rebounds, three assists and a block in the losing effort...Against #7 Miami (11/15), fell one rebound shy of her second-consecutive double-double, putting up 16 points and nine boards in the contest; went 7-10 from the floor and tacked on two steals and a block...Recorded her 24th career double-double against Pepperdine (11/13), dropping 17 points and 13 boards in the contest ; was named Player of the Game four her double-digit dazzle...Tabbed SEC Player of the Week consecutive weeks: Jan. 2 and Jan. 9...Named to the 2011-12 Preseason All-Southeastern Conference First Team...Recognized as one of 30 nominees for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award...Named to the Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List and was named to the 20-member mid-season list.

Tennessee 2010-11

Captured All-SEC First Team honors from the league's coaches and the Associated Press...Named to the SEC All-Defensive Team and the SEC All-Tournament Team after helping lead the Lady Vols to a second straight SEC league and tournament sweep...Named to the WBCA All-Region 3 Team and was a finalist for the 2011 State Farm All-American Team...Was a four-time SEC player of the Week - the most of any athlete in the conference...Named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament Team...Selected to the Coaches 2010-11 Preseason All-SEC Second Team...Earned Capital One All-Academic Second Team for District 4 honors...Graduated in three years - a year early - with a degree in global studies after the 2011 spring semester...Made the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll...Averaged 13.7 ppg and 10.3 rpg in SEC play, becoming the first Lady Vol to average a double-double in league play since Candace Parker in 2006-07...Overall, averaged 12.7 ppg and a Lady Vol-best 9.7 rpg while playing in all 37 games, including 29 starts...Her 9.7 rpg is the highest rebound average ever by a Lady Vol junior....Also led the Lady Vols in steals at 1.4 per game...Has 23 career double-doubles, including 13 in 2010-11...Has 29 career double-figure rebounding games, including 15 in 2010-11...Has reached double-digits in scoring 58 times in her career after completing the feat in 25 games in 2010-11...Has four career 20-point games, including two in 2010-11...Scored a career-best 25 points and made a career-high 11 free throws (in 16 attempts) to go along with 11 boards in SEC Tournament second round action against Florida on Mar. 4...Stuffed the box score with 22 points, a career-best-tying 18 rebounds, a career-best seven assists and a career-best four blocks versus Mississippi State on Jan .27...Was so dominant against the Lady Bulldogs, that she had a double-double at halftime (10 pts, 11 rebs)....Also grabbed 18 rebounds versus Georgia Teach on Nov. 26 at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands...Ended her spectacular junior campaign with 12 points and 14 boards against Notre Dame in the Dayton Regional Final on March 28...Scored nine points and snagged six boards against Ohio State in the Dayton Regional Semifinal on March 26...Dropped 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting against Marquette in the NCAA Tournament second round on Mar. 21...Opened the 2011 NCAA Tournament with a 14 points on 5-of-6 shooting and 10 boards against Stetson on Mar. 19...Averaged 12.8 ppg and 10.3 ppg while shooting 54.3 percent from the field in four games in the 2011 NCAA Tournament... Had a monster regular season finale, scoring 15 points and grabbing 16 boards versus LSU on Feb. 27 and was named SEC Player of the Week for the fourth time of the season a day later...Scored 18 points and grabbed nine boards, while shooting 7-of-10 from the field at Ole Miss on Feb. 24...Attempted her second dunk of the season versus the Rebels, but missed...Scored 10 points and snagged 11 boards at Vanderbilt on Feb. 13...Scored 16 points versus Florida on Feb. 10, all in the second half...Fourth straight double-double came at Kentucky (10 pts, 10 rebs) on Feb. 7...Was named SEC Player of the Week on Jan. 31 after recording 12 points and 14 boards at Arkansas on Jan. 30 and 16 points and 13 boards at Auburn on Jan. 23...Scored 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting and grabbed nine boards versus Vanderbilt on Jan. 15...Scored 12 points and snatched nine boards at Florida on Jan. 13...Scored 19 points against Alabama on Jan. 6...Tallied 19 points and 15 boards at LSU on Jan. 2 and was named SEC Player of the Week the next day...Capped 2010 with a 12-point, nine-rebound performance versus Rutgers on Dec. 30...Scored 15 points versus ETSU on Dec. 22...Despite missing all five of her shots and scoring just one point, her eight rebounds and suffocating man-to-man defense were instrumental in Tennessee's overtime victory over Stanford on Dec. 19...Johnson had three steals, including two clutch swipes in the last two minutes of regulation against the Cardinal...Grabbed 12 rebounds versus Lamar on Dec. 1...Captured the SEC Player of the Week Award on Nov. 29 for her all-tournament performance at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands from Nov. 25-27, where she averaged 11.7 ppg and 13.0 rpg and shot 61.1 percent in three games versus Missouri, Georgia Tech and Georgetown...After scoring nine points and grabbing nine boards in 21 minutes against the Tigers to open the Paradise Jam on Nov. 25, erupted for a career-best 18 rebounds and 15 points in 29 minutes versus the Yellow Jackets on Nov. 26...Capped the tournament with 13 points and 12 boards against the Hoyas on Nov. 27...Against Arizona State on Nov. 21, snagged 15 rebounds and scored 14 points...Attempted a dunk and narrowly missed it on a breakaway at the 17:53 mark in the second half against Chattanooga on Nov. 15...Scored 10 points and ripped down eight boards against the Mocs.

Tennessee 2009-10

Posted averages of 10.1 ppg, 7.7 rpg and 1.3 spg in all contests as a sophomore...Played in all 35 games and made 25 starts...Now has 33 career double-figure scoring games and 15 career double-digit rebound contests...Has 10 career double-doubles, five of which came in 2009-10...Has scored 20-plus points twice in her tenure at Rocky Top... In 2010, averaged 9.1 ppg, 7.8 rpg and 0.8 apg in SEC games...Has 53 career starts...Was sixth in the SEC in rebounding with 7.7 rpg (268 total rebounds)...Named to SEC Community Service Team...Grabbed seven boards in 20 minutes off the bench in NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 loss to Baylor...Played well off the bench against Austin Peay in NCAAs opener, tallying eight points and eight boards...Tied for game-high honors with 11 rebounds against Kentucky in SEC title game...Tallied nine points and seven rebounds in 20 minutes against Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament, including a 5-of-6 performance the free throw line...Recorded 13 points and eight rebounds in 21 minutes in regular season finale versus Kentucky...Was 7-of-8 from the charity stripe against the Wildcats...Was 5-of-12 from the field to score 12 points against LSU, and added eight rebounds...Scored all 10 of her points and grabbed all eight of her rebounds in 12 second-half minutes at Vanderbilt...Notched her 10th career double-double with 15 points and a game-high 13 rebounds against Auburn in Knoxville...Converted 6-of-8 free throw attempts against the Tigers...Scored a game-high 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting at Georgia and pulled down eight boards while playing the entire 40 minutes...Posted team highs of 17 points and nine rebounds in UT's first matchup of the season with Vanderbilt...Finished with eight points and 10 boards at Florida...Posted a double-double in the first half (12 pts, 10 rebs) at Mississippi State...Finished with 16 points and a career-best 15 rebounds against the Bulldogs...Tallied nine points and nine rebounds in 29 minutes off the bench against South Carolina...Posted a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds against Old Dominion, and dished out a career-best four assists...Against Louisville, tallied seven points, grabbed 10 boards, blocked three shots and picked up two steals...Finished with 10 points (all in the second half) and seven rebounds against Rutgers...Was 5-of-8 from the field to finish with 14 points against Texas...Finished with 16 points and 12 rebounds versus George Washington...Finished with 11 points, seven rebounds and three steals against UCLA...Scored a career-high 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds at MTSU...Held MTSU All-American Alysha Clark to only three points in the first half...Finished with 14 points and six rebounds in win at Virginia...Scored 17 points against Texas Tech...Played a very solid all-around game in the season-opener against Baylor... Finished with nine points, seven rebounds and four steals against the Lady Bears in Knoxville...Was named to Preseason Second Team All-SEC in a vote of league coaches.

Tennessee 2008-09

Selected to SEC All-Freshman Team by a vote of the leagues' coaches...Averaged 8.9 ppg and 6.9 rpg in SEC play...Scored in double figures 16 times, grabbed at least 10 boards seven times...Recorded five double-doubles: San Francisco, Chattanooga, George Washington, Auburn and Georgia...Grabbed seven boards and scored four points against Ball State...Was 4-of-5 from the floor against Alabama to score 11 points...Also grabbed seven boards...Scored seven points on 3-of-7 shooting and grabbed six boards in 20 minutes against Vanderbilt...Was only 2-of-5 from the floor, but 5-of-6 from the free throw line to score nine points against Mississippi State...Did not start for the first time all season against Alabama...Played a solid all-around game with 10 rebounds, seven points, two steals, one assist and one block...Posted her fifth career double-double against Georgia, scoring 20 points on 7-of-13 shooting and grabbing 10 rebounds...Was productive in 28 minutes against Oklahoma with 12 points, eight rebounds and three steals...Finished with eight points and 10 rebounds against Ole Miss...Notched her fourth double-double at Auburn with 13 points and 10 rebounds...Played a solid game at Arkansas, scoring 15 points...Scored nine points at Rutgers, grabbed eight boards and dished out two assists...With the 11 points at ODU, Johnson became only the second Lady Vol to ever score in double figures in her first 10 games, joining Chamique Holdsclaw, who finished with double digits in her first 14 games...Johnson passed Candace Parker, who scored in double figures in her first nine games...Finished with 13 points at Texas...Scored in double figures for the eighth time with 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting against Middle Tennessee...Notched her third double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds at George Washington...Was 10-of-12 from the free throw line and added four steals...Captured SEC Freshman of the Week (Nov. 26-30) in leading UT to wins over Western Carolina and DePaul...Scored 19 points for the third time against DePaul...Netted 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting against Western Carolina...Recorded her second double-double in the third game of her career with 19 points and 13 rebounds at Chattanooga...In 29 minutes against Virginia, scored 13 points, grabbed six rebounds and picked three steals...Named SEC Freshman of the Week (Nov. 10-16) for her team highs of 17 points and 12 rebounds against San Francisco...Posted a double-double in her first official game with 17 points and 12 rebounds in only 26 minutes...Along with Shekinna Stricklen, became just the 11th and 12th Lady Vols to start in their first career games for UT.

High School

The 2007 Tennessee Miss Basketball for Division II received many All-America awards and honors, including: Women's Basketball Coaches Association All-America Team (2008), McDonald's All-American (2008) and Parade Magazine All-American (2007 and 2008)...Two-time Gatorade State Player of the Year (2007 and 2008)...The 2007 MVP of the State Division II Tournament after leading her team to victory at the 2007 State Championship...Earned four varsity letters in both basketball and track and field and one varsity letter in field hockey in her high school career.


Represented the USA at the 2011 World University Games in Shenzhen, China...Helped bring home the gold medal with Lady Vol teammate Shekinna Stricklen...Johnson averaged 6.2 ppg and 5.5 rpg en route to a 6-0 record...Played AAU for Tennessee Team Pride 2006-07...Her team was fourth in the nation in 2006 and second in the nation in 2007...Played for Knoxville's Finest in 2005 and the Tennessee Stars in 2004.


Is seeking an M.S. in communication studies in UT graduate school...Received her B.A. in interdisciplinary programs/global studies in just three years...A member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Physics Club and Spanish Club in high school...Lists Tamika Catchings as the player after whom she has modeled herself...Hopes to work with athletes internationally one day...Lists William Faulkner as a celebrity she admires...Has four siblings: Dorothy, 27, Isaac, 26, Judy, 22, and Grace, 21...Glory Bassey Johnson was born July 27, 1990, in Colorado Springs, Co...Her parents are Mercy Bassey Johnson and Bassey Johnson Udofot.

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