A.J. Lawson
A.J.  Lawson

Bryan, TX

High School:
Bryan HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 195



Balanced Effort Leads North Texas Past McNeese, 85-47

Mean Green Improve To 6-1 At Home


Men's Basketball Finishes Home Non-Conference Slate With McNeese

Mean Green Looking For Sixth Home Victory


Lawson's Heroics Fuel Overtime Win Over Indiana State

Smart Posts Team-High 22 Points


North Texas Returns Home To Host Indiana State

Four Non-Conference Games Remain


Instant Classic, Mean Green Drop Heartbreaker at UT Arlington

Senior Shane Temara Earned His Second Double-Double


UAB 54, North Texas 52

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

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 future teammate J-Mychal Reese, who was an Houston Hoops alum.

North Texas Mean Green