Cuse's Philly connection to B.J. Johnson 

October, 10, 2012
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So far he’s not on anyone’s top 100 list, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t on a short list. Small forward B.J. Johnson (Ardmore, Pa./Lower Merion) is just a pup. He’s a young senior and a late bloomer but a guy who has the attention of bigger schools.

Johnson’s father played for Temple coach Fran Dunphy when he was an assistant at LaSalle. Dunphy has Temple involved. Villanova’s on him, and so is Rutgers.

"The kid’s upside is tremendous," Johnson's Team Final coach Rob Brown said. "He’s 16 years old. He doesn’t turn 17 until December. He weighs 165 pounds and hasn’t fully developed. He’s 165 and he’s playing through the air and getting bumped. When he gets his body developed, it’s going to be curtains for defenders."

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