University of Washington
Two-year squad member who is remaining in school at UW, but will no longer play basketball due to chronic knee problems ... Two-year squad member ... Injury-plagued career has forced him into retirement ... Re-injured his knee during the spring which may require another surgery. 2005-06 (RS-Freshman) -- Was sidelined the entire season after undergoing knee surgery during the summer of 2005. 2004-05 (Red-Shirt) -- Utilized his red-shirt season while rehabilitating after knee surgeries ... Returned late in the seson to practice with the team.
Natomas High School (Sacramento, Calif.) The No. 9-rated center in the West among the high school class of 2004 by TheInsidersHoops.com ... Averaged 14.9 points and 10 rebounds as a junior in 2003 at Natomas ... Played only three games his senior season before undergoing surgery on both knees.
Coach Romar on Zach Johnson "We appreciate Zach as a member of this team for the past two years. It is unfortunate that he had to deal with the injuries because we were looking forward to seeing him out on the floor."