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TJ Haws

#30 TJ Haws

Position: Guard Height: 6-4 Weight: 170 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2016-2018 Hometown: Alpine, UT Mission: France Last School: Lone Peak High School


  • Wife's name is Lauren
  • Parents are Marty and Tiffanie Haws
  • Brother Tyler (2009-10, 12-15) is BYU’s all-time leading scorer with 2,720 career points
  • His father Marty Haws played for BYU from 1986-90 and earned All-WAC honors
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France

Before BYU

  • A four-time 5A Utah state champion (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014) and a 2013 National Champion playing for Quincy Lewis at Lone Peak High School
  • Posted career totals of 1,896 points (18.4 ppg) and 264 3s
  • As a senior in 2013-14 averaged 25.2 points, 3.5 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 1.8 steals and hit 95 3s while leading Lone Peak to a 23-3, 11-1 record in region play
  • Named the 2014 Mr. Basketball by the Deseret News and the 2014 Utah Gatorade Player of the Year
  • Received first-team all-state honors from the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune
  • Named the 2014 Valley Player of the Year by the Daily Herald
  • Earned 2014 5A Tournament MVP honors
  • As a junior in 2012-13 averaged 17.1 points, 3.4 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 1.9 steals and hit 64 3s as Lone Peak finished 26-1 overall and 10-0 in region play
  • Named the 2012-13 5A MVP by the Deseret News, first-team all-state by the Salt Lake Tribune and All-Valley Offensive MVP by the Daily Herald
  • As a sophomore in 2011-12 averaged 17.4 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.5 steals and hit 59 3s as Lone Peak finished 22-3 overall and 9-1 in region play
  • Named first-team all-state by the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune and All-Valley by the Daily Herald
  • Named the 2012 5A Tournament MVP
  • As a freshman in 2010-11 averaged 13.8 points and hit 46 3s as Lone Peak finished 24-1 overall and 12-0 in region play
  • Named second-team all-state by the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune, all-valley by the Daily Herald and first-team all-Region 4
  • Competed in the NBPA Top 100 camp during the summer of 2013
  • Named a four-star recruit by ESPN, Scout and Rivals
  • National overall recruiting rankings: 67th by ESPN, 57th by Scout, 70th by Rivals
  • National position recruiting rankings: 13th by ESPN, 14th by Scout
  • Played for DreamVision and Utah Reign during the AAU season

2016-2017 | Freshman Year

  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named to the All-WCC Freshman Team
  • Received Silver Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Received the Competitive Spirit Award at the end of season banquet
  • Nationally was 135th in 3-point field goals made, 187th in 3-point field goals per game, 207th in 3-point field goal attempts and 209th in free-throw percentage
  • Nationally among freshmen was 10th in 3-point field goals per game, 35th in points per game, 45th in assists per game, 64th in 3-point field goal percentage and 80th in steals per game
  • In the WCC was 4th in 3-point field goals per game, 5th in free-throw percentage, 7th in assists, 9th in assist/turnover ratio, 10th in scoring, 10th in 3-point field goal percentage and T-10th in steals
  • Posted season highs of 29 points (Gonzaga), 7 rebounds (Pacific), 7 assists (twice), 4 steals (USC), 1 block (4 times) and 6 3-point field goals (at San Diego)
  • Scored in double figures 26 times and 20-plus points 4 times
  • Made 3-plus 3-point field goals 16 times and had 3-plus steals 4 times
  • Led the team in scoring 4 times and assists 8 times

2017-2018 | Sophomore Year