Men's basketball adds junior college transfer

UMW News Bureau

Bulldog men's basketball coach Steve Keller announced the signing of junior college transfer Marquis Johnson to a letter of intent. By Wally Feldt University of Montana Western head men’s basketball coach Steve Keller announced the signing of Marquis Johnson of Bellwood, Ill. to a Frontier Conference/NAIA letter of intent. Johnson, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound guard, is a 2010 graduate of Triton College of River Grove, Ill. and a 2008 graduate of Westinghouse High School. He averaged 13.4 points, eight rebounds, 2.9 assists and received all-conference honors. “Marquis can play multiple positions and can guard any position on the floor,” Keller said. “Marquis is a great athlete and will be an impact player in our league.” Johnson is undecided on his major at Montana Western. He is the son of Karlyn Cross.