New Mexico forward Aaron Johnson, suspended since September for hitting police officers after a bar fight, rejoined the team Friday with coach Ritchie McKay satisfied he won't cause any more trouble.
The arrest of Aaron Johnson left New Mexico coach Ritchie McKay with no choice other than to dismiss the senior forward from the men's basketball team.
New Mexico coach Ritchie McKay dismissed transfer forward Aaron Johnson from the program on Sunday, citing an undisclosed violation of team policy.
Former Kansas guard J.R. Giddens will transfer to New Mexico.
University of New Mexico basketball coach Ritchie McKay announced Tuesday that Aaron Johnson of Penn State has signed on to play for the Lobos.