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4 Johnell Barnes

2015: Charted as a starting wide receiver ... could play a role in the return game ... in 25 career games, has caught 38 passes for 454 yards (11.95) and one TD while returning 13 kickoffs for 304 yards (23.38) ... has 11 career games with 2+ pass receptions including a personal-best six catches against North Carolina in 2014 ... has 30+ receiving yards in five career games including a personal-high 85 versus North Carolina in 2014 ... increased receiving production from 15 receptions for 217 yards as a freshman in 2013 to 23 catches for 237 yards in sophomore campaign ... pairs with Max McCaffrey to provide Duke with an experienced WR tandem with combined career totals of 103 pass receptions for 1,152 yards (11.19) and eight TDs ... has played 809 career snaps ... in the program’s post-spring strength and conditioning evaluation, led the WR group in both vertical jump (36’6”) and broad jump (10’5”).

2014: Played in all 13 games ... caught 23 passes for 237 yards (10.30) and one TD ... returned three kickoffs for 100 yards (33.33) ... ranked fourth on the team in both receptions and receiving yardage ... caught 1+ pass in nine games and 2+ passes in six weeks ... logged season bests of six receptions and 85 receiving yards against North Carolina ... season-long grab of 45 yards also came versus the Tar Heels ... closed the season on a high note with eight catches for 157 yards and one TD over the final three games against North Carolina, Wake Forest and Arizona State ... in the Hyundai Sun Bowl versus Arizona State, hauled in a 14-yard TD pass from Anthony Boone and a 30-yard toss from Will Monday out of punt formation to convert a 4th-and-11 snap ... campaign-long kickoff return of 60 yards came in the season-opening win over Elon ... on the field for 511 snaps.

2013: Played in 12 games ... missed weeks against Navy and Virginia ... one of five true freshmen to earn a varsity letter ... caught 15 passes for 217 yards (14.47) ... returned 10 kickoffs for 204 yards (20.40) ... among Duke receivers with 10+ receptions, averaged a team-high yards per catch ... yards per catch average marked the fifth-highest total by a freshman in school history ... nine of 15 receptions produced first downs ... had a season-high three grabs at Wake Forest ... on the field for 258 snaps.

PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Dunbar under coach Phil Vogt ... helped Dunbar to a three-year ledger of 22-11 with three district titles ... listed as the No. 79 wide receiver in the country by Rivals.com ... as a senior, caught 24 passes for 500 yards and eight TDs ... had 38 receptions for 763 yards and 10 TDs as a junior ... also lettered in basketball and track and field.

PERSONAL: Son of Ana Rosario and Terell Barnes ... born August 21, 1995 ... majoring in psychology.

Johnell Barnes' Career Receiving Stats
Year G/GS Rec Yards Avg. TD Lg
2013  12/0  15  217  14.47  0  50
Total  12/0  15  217  14.47  0  50

Johnell Barnes' Career Kickoff Return Stats
Year G/GS KOR Yards Avg. TD Lg
2013  12/0  10  204  20.40  0  28
Total  12/0  10  204  20.40  0  28

2013 Game Log
Opponent Rec Yds Lg TD Rush Yds Lg TD
N.C. Central  1  21  21  0  0  0  0  0
Memphis  1  5  5  0  0  0  0  0
Georgia Tech  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Pitt  1  8  8  0  0  0  0  0
Troy  2  73  50  0  0  0  0  0
Navy    — DNP —            
Virginia    — DNP —            
Virginia Tech  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
NC State  2  16  12  0  0  0  0  0
Miami  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Wake Forest  3  33  15  0  0  0  0  0
North Carolina  1  15  15  0  0  0  0  0
Florida State  2  -2  3  0  0  0  0  0
Texas A&M  2  48  33  0  0  0  0  0

2013 Game Log
Opponent KOR Yds Lg TD PR Yds Lg TD
N.C. Central  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Memphis  2  46  27  0  0  0  0  0
Georgia Tech  5  99  28  0  0  0  0  0
Pitt  2  41  25  0  0  0  0  0
Troy  1  18  18  0  0  0  0  0
Navy    — DNP —            
Virginia    — DNP —            
Virginia Tech  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
NC State  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Miami  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Wake Forest  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
North Carolina  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Florida State  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Texas A&M  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
City/State: Lehigh Acres, Fla.
High School: Dunbar
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