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Position
Quarterback
Height
6'3
Weight
228
Class
Junior
High School
Cherokee HS
Hometown
White, Ga.
Previous School
Vanderbilt
Experience
HS

SEC Freshman of the Week (2022 vs. Northern Illinois)

Transfer from Vanderbilt where he started 12 games in 2 years with the Commodores … Comes to LSU after throwing for 2,731 yards and 22 touchdowns at Vanderbilt … Completed 222-of-394 passes with 9 interceptions in 12 games … Also rushed for 1 TD … Under Armour All-America at Cherokee High School in White, Ga. … Finalist at the Elite 11 competition … Rated as one of the nation’s top pro-style quarterbacks coming out of high school in 2022.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2023 at Vanderbilt)
Started all 6 games in which he appeared … Started first 5 games of season and then again in the season-finale against Tennessee … Completed 107-of-196 passes for 1,457 yards, 12 TDs and 7 interceptions … Threw 11 TD passes in first 4 games of season … Opened season with 258 yards and 3 TDs in win over Hawaii … Followed that with 194 yards and 2 TDs in win over Alabama A&M … Completed 26-of-39 passes for 314 yards and 3 TDs at Wake Forest and followed that with 335 passing yards and 3 TDs at UNLV …. In final start at Vanderbilt, completed 14-of-23 passes for 167 yards and a TD at Tennessee.

TRUE FRESHMAN SEASON (2022 at Vanderbilt)
Appeared in 9 games with 6 starts … Completed 115-of-198 passes for 1,274 yards, 10 TDs and only 2 interceptions … Came off bench to throw for 146 yards and 2 TDs vs. Wake Forest … Got first career start a week later vs. Northern Illinois when he led the Commodores to a 38-28 come-from-behind win … Set a career-best with 4 TDs, completing 18-of-28 passes for 255 yards … In win over Northern Illinois, threw 3 third-quarter TD passes in a 6-minute span as Vanderbilt overcame a 27-14 deficit to win … Became only the second true freshman in the SEC since 2002 to throw 4 TD passes in first career start … Completed a career-best 27 passes on 38 attempts for 281 yards and 2 TDs vs. Ole Miss … Threw 2 TD passes vs. South Carolina … Did not play vs. Kentucky and Florida due to an injury … Returned to action against Tennessee in regular-season finale, completing 11-of-17 passes for 79 yards.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-star pro-style quarterback from Cherokee High School in White, Ga. … Three-year starter in high school … Ranked as high as the No. 19 quarterback nationally in the Class of 2022 … Named Under Armour All-America and was a finalist at the Elite 11 quarterback competition … Threw for 6,931 yards and 65 touchdowns during prep career … As a junior, named co-offensive 5-7A Regional Player of the Year in Georgia … Threw for 2,505 yards and 23 TDs as a junior, leading his team to an 8-3 record … Tossed for 2,399 yards and 20 TDs as a sophomore … Graduated from high school early and enrolled at Vanderbilt in January of 2022 … Coached by Josh Shaw.

AJ SWANN’S CAREER PASSING HIGHS
Pass attempts: 40 vs. Kentucky, 2023 (Vanderbilt)
Pass completions: 27 at Ole Miss, 2022 (Vanderbilt)
Pass yards: 335 at UNLV, 2023 (Vanderbilt)
Pass TDs: 4 at Northern Illinois, 2022 (Vanderbilt)
Long pass: 66 vs. South Carolina, 2022 (Vanderbilt)

AJ SWANN’S CAREER 300-YARD PASSING GAMES
335 at UNLV, Sept. 16, 2023
314 at Wake Forest, Sept. 9, 2023

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