Clinton, Md. point guard and former DC Assault star leads Tar Heels into Elite Eight, where he will be joined by local products Dante Cunningham, Dwayne Anderson, Jason Colenda, Maurice Sutton, and Scottie Reynolds of Villanova, and Sam Young of Pitt.
Lawson scored 17 points in the first half vs. Gonzaga. In the previous round, vs. LSU, he tallied 21 points in the second half, despite his injured toe:
Congratulations to all the Washington-area players participating in the men’s Elite Eight.