Signed with the Bulls after being ranked as the 79th best player in America by ESPN HoopGurlz and the 14th best forward in the year's senior class ... An active inside player with a mid-post game, has proven to be very effective on the offensive boards resulting in consistent second-chance points ... Is extremely athletic and is an explosive leaper that should thrive in USF's up-tempo system ... Signed with USF during the 2008 early signing period.
High School: Was widely considered as one of the top two players on Christ the King's team which is consistently among the top high school teams in the nation ... Averaged 20 points and 10 rebounds during her senior year ... Was named the Most Valuable Player of the Hoop Group Tournament ... Was also tabbed the Queens Player of the Year and All-City first team following her senior campaign.
Personal: Full name is Tahira Ayanna Johnson ... Goes by the nickname of TJ ... Born in Queens, N.Y., ... Daughter of Tonya Johnson ... Has not declared a major at USF ... Has one sister, Talia Moore (9) ... Enjoys shopping, video games and movies in her spare time.