A.J. Lawson
A.J.  Lawson

Bryan, TX

High School:
Bryan HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 195



Smart's Big Night Leads Mean Green To CBI Title

Mean Green Clinch Tournament In Super Pit


North Texas Knocked Off By LA Tech In First Round

Woolridge, Smart Score 20 Each


North Texas Falls On Last Second Dunk Against UTEP

Woolridge Scores 17 Points In Loss


Long-Distance Shooting Barrage Carries UNT To Rout Of UTSA

Draper Sinks Six From Beyond The Arc


Men’s Basketball Opens Final Home Stand With UTSA

North Texas Faces UTSA For Second Time This Season


UAB 54, North Texas 52

The Mean Green fall to UAB, on January 4, 2017.

North Texas 2017-18
• Appeared in 37 of 38 games, starting 30
• Played in all six CBI Tournament games, scored 12 points off the bench to help North Texas seal the 2018 CBI Championship in game three against San Francisco
• Averaged 9 points per game (333 total points) and 4.9 rebounds (180 total rebounds)
• Third on the team in scoring and third in rebounding, 19th in C-USA
• Third on the team with 133 defensive rebounds
• Finished with a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds against UTRGV
• 16 double-digit games, including a season-high 19 points against Bethune-Cookman
• Shot 41.2 percent off 128-for-311 from the field, third on the team in field goals made
• Hit the game-tying three-pointer against Indiana State (Dec. 6) to send the game into OT
• Second on the team with 78 assists, including a career-high six at Oklahoma
• Played in 17 C-USA games, starting 16
• Averaged 9.1 points per game in Conference Play, third best on the team
• Hit the game-winning jumper in a one-point win at UTSA (Dec. 30)
• Finished the regular-season and Conference Tournament with four-straight double-digit scoring performances

North Texas 2016-17
• Played in all 30 games, started 19
• Named to C-USA all-freshman team
• Averaged a team-leading 11.4 points per game (343 points) and second in rebounding at 4.4 per game (132 rebounds)
• Finished the season shooting 44.6 percent (third on the team) off 131-for-294 from the field
• Third on the team in steals with 31

• Scored in double figures in a team-best 18 games
• Finished with 17 points against Hartford in his first collegiate start
• Added 13 points off the bench against Delaware State
• Scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds against Charlotte, earning his first double-double
• Finished with a career-high 31 points off 10-for-15 from the field against Rice, also went 10-for-12 from the free throw line
• Three-time Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Dec. 19, Feb. 6, Feb. 27)
• Second on the team in scoring during C-USA games (12.4 points per game)
• In the season finale at Marshall, scored 26 points off a career-high 11 made field goals
• Led the team with 343 points scored, fifth-best as a freshman in school history, and first among freshman in the C-USA

Bryan HS

• TexasHoops.com No. 18 player in Texas and HoopScoopOnline.com No. 110 player in the nation
• As a senior, named to the TABC All-Star team and MVP of District 18-5A, leading 5A in scoring at 31.2 points per game
• As a junior, named MVP of District 18-5A, averaging 22 points and seven rebounds per game

• Played AAU with Houston Hoops in the Nike EYBL, joining former teammate J-Mychal Reese, who was a Houston Hoops alum.

North Texas Mean Green