#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.

MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
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
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington