TJ Haws
Guard 30
Ht/Wt
6'
4"
|
170 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Alpine, 
Utah
Last School
Lone Peak High School
Roster Years
2016-2020


Personal

  • 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 MaxPreps.com 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
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2016-2017

  • 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
Sophmore Year 2017-2018

  • Received All-WCC Honorable Mention
  • Named to the WCC All-Academic Team
  • Received Bronze Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Received the Playmaker Award at the end of season banquet
  • Played in and started all 35 games
  • Nationally was 80th in assist to turnover ratio and 113th in total assists
  • In the WCC was fourth in assist/turnover ratio, fifth in free-throw percentage, fifth in steals, eighth in assists and 20th in scoring
  • Posted season highs of 26 points (San Francisco), 6 rebounds (4 times), 8 assists (UT Arlington), 2 blocks (Mississippi Valley State), 4 steals (San Diego) and 4 3-point field goals (4 times)
  • Against Weber State hit 7 of 12 from the field, 4 of 6 from 3-point range and 6 of 6 from the free-throw line for 24 points
  • At home against San Diego hit 10 of 14 from the field and 4 of 8 from 3-point range for 24 points
  • Scored 26 points and had 7 assists vs. San Francisco
  • Scored in double figures 23 times and had 20-plus points five times
  • Had three-plus steals four times and three-plus 3-point field goals eight times
  • Led the team in scoring seven times and assists 20 times
Junior Year 2018-2019

  • A team captain
  • Named to the All-WCC Second Team
  • Named to the NABC All-District 9 Second Team
  • Named the Feb. 18 WCC Player of the Week
  • Named to the WCC All-Academic Team
  • Received Bronze Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 8 First Team
  • Received the Academic Excellence Award and Co-Most Outstanding Player Award at the end of season banquet
  • Named the Male Crowd Pleaser at the Y Awards
  • Named to the Men Against Breast Cancer Cougar Cup All-Tournament Team
  • Scored 34 points vs. Pepperdine and hit 18 of 22 from the free-throw line – only Jimmer Fredette has made and attempted more free throws in a single game in BYU history
  • Posted season highs of 35 points (at San Diego), 8 rebounds (twice), 8 assists (4 times), 2 blocks (Utah), 3 steals (3 times) and 6 3-point field goals (Houston)
  • Nationally was 27th in free-throw percentage, 38th in free throws made, 59th in assists per game, 70th in assist to turnover ratio, 82nd in free throw attempts and 102nd in points per game
  • In the WCC was first in free-throw percentage, fourth in assists, fourth in assist to turnover ratio, sixth in scoring, 10th in minutes played, 12th in 3-point field goals made and 14th in steals
  • Scored in double figures 26 times and 20-plus points 12 times
  • Had three-plus steals three times and three-plus 3-point field goals 12 times
  • Led the team in scoring 11 times, rebounds once and assists 25 times
Senior Year 2019-2020

  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Earned a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-America Third Team
  • Named CoSIDA Academic All-District 8
  • Named to the NABC All-District 9 Second Team
  • Was the WCC Player of the Week for 12/2/19
  • Named to the WCC All-Academic Team
  • Received the Dale R. McCann Spirit of Sport Award at the Y Awards
  • Posted season highs of 29 points (at Saint Mary’s), 5 rebounds (Weber State), 14 assists (Portland), 4 steals (at San Francisco) and 2 blocks (at Portland)
  • Nationally was 21st in total assists, 27th in assists per game and 46th in assist/turnover ratio
  • In the WCC was second in assists, third in assist/turnover ratio, seventh in field goal percentage, eighth in steals, 10th in scoring and 13th in minutes played
  • In the BYU record book for a single season was fifth in assists and fifth in assists per game
  • Finished his BYU career second in assists, third in 3-point field goals, fifth in assists, seventh in points, eighth in steals, first in consecutive games started, second in games started and second in games played
  • Scored in double figures 24 times and 20-plus points five times
  • Posted two double-doubles
  • Had three-plus steals three times and made three-plus 3-pointers 11 times
  • Led the team in scoring nine times and assists 20 times
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year