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A.J. John
A.J.  John


Santa Rosa, Calif.

High School:
Maria Carrillo HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 215




Waves Play #3 Gonzaga Tough Again in Defeat

The men's basketball team plays its final three regular-season games at home.


Waves Earn Another Big Road Win at San Diego

Pepperdine, 4-1 in the WCC, will host sixth-ranked Gonzaga on Thursday.


Men's Basketball 2014-15 Season Outlook

The Waves begin the season at home in one week (vs. Fresno State on Nov. 14).


Meet A.J. John


Men's Basketball vs. Gonzaga (3/9/2015)

John Shaffer's photos of the Waves' WCC Tournament semifinal loss to Gonzaga in Las Vegas.


Men's Basketball vs. Gonzaga (1/15/2015)

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 78-76 loss to #3 Gonzaga.


Men's Basketball vs. Saint Mary's (1/1/2015)

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 68-59 home loss to the Gaels.


Men's Basketball vs. Richmond (12/20/2014)

Steven Ryan's photos of the Waves' 65-63 loss to Richmond at Madison Square Garden in the Gotham Classic.


Men's Basketball vs. Cal Lutheran (11/17/2014)

Ron Hall's photos of the Waves' 76-61 win over Cal Lutheran in Firestone Fieldhouse.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Maria Carrillo High School, located in Santa Rosa, Calif., in 2014 ... Made the All-North Bay League second team as a senior and honorable mention as a junior ... Averaged 15 points and eight rebounds as a senior ... Averaged 10 points and seven rebounds and led the team in scoring, rebounding, blocks and steals as a junior ... Played three years on the varsity ... Graduated summa cum laude.

CLUB: Played with the Oakland Soldiers and 707's Finest.

PERSONAL: Born in Petaluma, Calif. ... Son of Avelon John and Paula Price ... Has three siblings: Cierra, Daniel and Mykhail ... Plans on majoring in sports medicine ... Chose Pepperdine because "it was the best environment for me to be challenged, learn, be part of a family, be supported, have fun, get an excellent education and spend four years of my life at."

FAVORITES: Sports hero is Muhammad Ali ... Favorites include LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard (pro basketball players), Team USA (basketball team), Sacred Hoops (book), Django Unchained, Avengers and The Dark Knight (movies), The Boondocks (TV show), Drake (musical artist) and ping pong (sport other than basketball) ... Favorite thing about basketball is "the satisfaction of working as hard as you can to achieve a common goal with your teammates and every small victory along the way."

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