• Former Sooners standout Johnson to dish more assists to Amarillo youth
    Austin Johnson, one of the best high school basketball players in Amarillo Independent School District history, wants to dish out an assist to youth sharing his passion.

    Johnson is starting a basketball skills and life program. The program is open to players of all ages and skill levels, along with helping those desiring guidance for AAU teams or tips when it comes to the recruiting process.

    "I just want to give back and pass on some of the things I've learned on and off the court during my career"
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    A Basketball Journey: The Austin Johnson Story
    Austin Johnson is arguably the best basketball player to come from the Texas panhandle. The Palo Duro grad has been all over the world playing the game he loves. Basketball took him from Amarillo to Norman, Oklahoma to countries like Switzerland, Jordan, Iraq and Iran.
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    Johnson to turn pro in Switzerland
    Former Palo Duro Don and Oklahoma Sooners guard Austin Johnson plans on playing pro basketball in Switzerland with the Geneva Devils of the A Division of the Ligue Nationale de Basketball, said his father, A.J. Johnson, head basketball coach of the Palo Duro Lady Dons.
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    The icing: Johnson's stellar career ends with more individual honors
    ANB Male Athlete of the Year
    Of all the boys basketball players ever to play at the four high schools in the Amarillo Independent School District, the name Austin Johnson stands alone. Alone at the top of the AISD boys all-time scoring list with 2,602 points.
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