Lawson named to ninth AAC Honor Roll

Lawson named to ninth AAC Honor Roll

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Tigers freshman Dedric Lawson is still racking up the hardware.

Lawson was named to the American Athletic Conference weekly Honor Roll for the ninth time this season.

Lawson averaged 22.5 points and eight rebounds per game last week.

The former Hamilton High School star scored 27 points, one shy of his career high, in a win over Tulsa on Sunday in addition to 12 rebounds.

It marked Lawson's 14th double-double of the season, one behind former Tigers star Lorenzen Wright.

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