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by: COURTESY OF OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY - Steve Johnson shoots for the Oregon State Beavers.Nov. 3, 1957

Steve Johnson (age 56) -- Basketball center finished his decorated Oregon State career in 1981. ...

Member of the "Orange Express" team of coach Ralph Miller that was ranked No. 1 most of the season ...

Shot .746 from the field that season -- an NCAA record. ....

No. 7 overall pick in the 1981 NBA draft (Kansas City Kings). ...

Played in the NBA from 1981-91, including 1986-89 with the Trail Blazers. ...

Averaged 14.0 points and 6.0 rebounds as a Blazer, shooting .540 from the field.