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Weir has high hopes for newcomer Javonte Johnson

Lee Faria
Updated: September 02, 2020 06:34 PM
Created: September 02, 2020 03:16 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The UNM men's basketball team is following the rules as it prepares for the upcoming season.

The team is meeting in small groups, social distancing and wearing masks.

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It's no secret that Paul Weir wants his players to play fast, shoot three-pointers, and have an agressive defense.

Weir believes newcomer Javonte Johnson will fit into that plan.

"He wants it. He's really good physically. He's ready, he's got a ready body, he checks a lot of boxes for what we do offensively and defensively. He's a gym rat he works his tail off," Weir said. 


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