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Is there trouble brewing in Cape?

Seemingly coming out of nowhere, highly touted freshman Nino Johnson has transferred out of SEMO and has enrolled at Northeast Mississippi Community College.

Yes, you read that right. Johnson is leaving a Division I program seemingly on the rise to head to a community college program.

There’s likely little doubt that Johnson, a 6’9″ forward considered by some as a top-25 forward out of high school, probably wasn’t thrilled about playing just under 8 minutes a game last season. But on a team with such talented forwards as Leon Powell and Tyler Stone, it shouldn’t exactly have been unexpected. And with Powell graduating, it’s likely that Johnson would have a great shot at being a full time starter this season.

He will, without almost any doubt, be a full time starter at Northeast.

Interesting decision by Johnson, and not one that most SEMO fans likely wanted to hear.

Press Release From Northeast Mississippi Community College


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Compiling all OVC non-conference games

2016 Football Standings

OVC Overall
Jacksonville State 7-0 10-2
UT Martin 6-2 7-5
Tennessee Tech 5-3 5-6
Tennessee State 4-3 7-4
Eastern Illinois 4-4 6-5
Murray State 4-4 4-7
SEMO 3-5 3-8
Eastern Kentucky 2-6 3-8
Austin Peay 0-8 0-11


2016-17 Basketball Standings

OVC Overall

EAST

Belmont 15-1 23-7
Morehead State 10-6 14-16
Jacksonville State 9-7 20-15
Tennessee State 8-8 17-13
Tennessee Tech 8-8 12-20
Eastern Kentucky 5-11 12-19

WEST

UT Martin 10-6 22-13
SEMO 9-7 15-18
Murray State 8-8 16-17
Austin Peay 7-9 11-19
Eastern Illinois 6-10 14-15
SIUE 1-15 6-24


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