Reggie Johnson Gets His Wish to Play in NCAA Tournament

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Reggie Johnson Gets His Wish to Play in NCAA Tournament
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AUSTIN -- Reggie Johnson thought about crying. That’s how much it meant to Miami’s rotund center. That’s how much emotion he felt just stepping onto the basketball court in his orange highlighter-colored sneakers Friday. “My first time stepping on the floor, it almost made me cry,” Johnson said. “I’ve always watched the [NCAA Tournament] games. I finally got to play in one.”

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