A.J. Lawson didn't hear his name called on draft night, but the former South Carolina Gamecock will reportedly sign a deal with the Miami Heat, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Thank you @MiamiHEAT for an opportunity 💯 will not regret it🙏🏾 https://t.co/ebtj2CUJQf- AJ Lawson ⚡️ (@ItsAJLawson) July 30, 2021
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The Brampton, Ontario native led the Gamecocks in scoring for a second-straight season, averaging 16.6 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game, earning All-Conference honors in his third season of college basketball.
The 6-foot-6 shooting guard posesses elite athleticism, can create from the perimeter and get out in transition. Miami is a solid fit for the 21-year-old.
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