#13 - A.J. Merriweather
2013-14 Men's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
6' 2"
WT.
185
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Jackson
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
South Side
A.J. Merriweather

About A.J.: A solid defender with great length and athleticism … versatile player offensively that can man multiple positions. 2013-14: Led the  team with 6.3 rebounds a game and was fifth on the team in scoring with 9.5 ppg ... was an Atlantic Sun Conference All-Freshman team selection ... had 11 points and five rebounds in the win over Chattanooga (3/18) ... connected on the game-winning free throw with 1.5 seconds left as the Bucs dropped Lipscomb (3/4) in the quarterfinals of the A-Sun Tournament ... posted his fifth double-double of the year with 13 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Stetson (2/15) ... collected his fourth career double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds, while also picking up three steals in the win over FGCU (2/13) ... had 12 points and eight rebounds in the win over Lipscomb (2/8) ... matched his career high with 11 rebounds and scored nine points in the win over Northern Kentucky (2/6) ... scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the win over Kennesaw State (2/2) ... had a personal best three assists and scored 10 points in the win over Northern Kentucky (1/11) ... scored a career high 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the loss to Mercer (1/6) ... picked up his third career double-double with a career-high 19 points and game-high 10 rebounds in the win over Kennesaw State (1/4/14) ... was named the Atlantic Sun Conference Newcomer of the Week on Dec. 9 ... posted career bests for assists (3), steals (4) and made 3-pointers (2), while scoring 14 points and grabbing four rebounds in the win over Austin Peay (12/21) ... matched his career best with 18 points and added seven rebounds in the loss to Georgia Tech (12/7)  ... collected his second double-double of his career with a career high 18 points and 11 rebounds in the win over Austin Peay (12/4) ... netted 13 points and matched his career best with five field goals in the loss to Tennessee Tech (11/27) ... scored 12 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the win over Stephen F. Austin (11/23)... netted 15 points and seven rebounds in the win over Samford (11/21) ... posted his first career double-double with career bests for points (12) and  rebounds (11) in the loss to Morehead State (11/12) ... making his collegiate debut at Charlotte (11/8), he scored 10 points, while grabbing a team-high seven rebounds and three steals in 29 minutes of play.  High School: Averaged 14 points, eight rebounds, two steals and two assists as a senior at South Side High School … was an all-district, all-region and all-state selection, while also being named as a finalist for Tennessee Class AA Mr. Basketball … posted the highest grade point average on his team. Personal: Major is Engineering … son of Albert and Mitiz Merriweather … born Aug. 26, 1995.

MCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 13 of 22
WCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 23 of 29
VB ETSU 3 Charleston, S.C.
Nov 14 The Citadel 1
WBB ETSU 81 Final
Nov 14 University of North Carolina at Asheville 68
MBB ETSU 76 F
Nov 14 Valparaiso 90
VB ETSU 3 Macon, Ga.
Nov 15 Mercer University 1
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU Loretto, Pa.
Nov 21, 7:00 p.m. Saint Francis University
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville Freedom Hall
Nov 22, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 23, 7:00 p.m. Southern Conference Tournament (Semifinals)
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Southern Conference Tournament (Championship)
MBB ETSU Rock Hill, S.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Winthrop
WBB ETSU Terre Haute, Ind.
Nov 24, 8:00 p.m. Indiana State University
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State