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2016-17 Men's Basketball
0 Rob Marberry Center
2 Josh Williams Guard
3 Michael Buckland Guard
4 Cam Miller Guard
5 Nathan Moran Guard
11 Asa Duvall Guard
12 Matt Rose Forward
20 John Matt Merritt Guard
21 Kenny Cooper Guard
22 Eli Pepper Forward
23 Aaron Korn Guard
24 Garrison Mathews Guard
25 Kenny Bunton Forward
32 Brett Wishon Forward
55 George Brammeier Center
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John Matt Merritt

#20 John Matt Merritt

POS. Guard
HT. 6-0
WT. 155
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Nashville, Tenn. (Lipscomb Academy)

2018-19 (Sophomore):

  • Saw action in 18 games and averaged 1.8 ppg
  • Scored a career-high 21 points after going 8-for-9 from the field versus Covenant on Dec. 17

2016-17 (Freshman):

  • Did not play
  • 2017 ASUN Academic Honor Roll

High School: 

  • Prepped at Lipscomb Academy under head coach Ritchie Pickens
  • Finished his career with the Mustangs as a member of the 1,000-point club
  • Three-time all-district selection at LA
  • Also starred on the gridiron where he earned all-district quarterback honors as the team captain.


  • Son of Kevin and Daree Merritt
  • Has three sisters (Ann Michael, Mailye, Maddyn)
  • Mom played basketball at Belmont.