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Troy Alexander
Troy Alexander

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Highland Park HS

Last College:
Santa Clara

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
Guard

Experience:
TR

Major:
Accounting


2009-10 (Sophomore - Santa Clara):) Averaged 1.2 ppg, 0.5 rpg, 0.7 assists, 0.5 steals per game in 7.8 minutes a game ... played in all but one game for the Broncos ... played 7 minutes vs. Menlo and was 3-4 from free throw line ... played 11 minutes vs. San Diego State ... collected 4 assists against Fresno State ... made 6 of 9 from the free throw line and had a career-high 3 steals against UC Santa Barbara ... played 11 minutes and scored 2 points at Rice ... scored 5 points with 2 rebounds vs. New Hampshire ... was 2-for-4 from the free throw line with 1 rebound and 2 assists vs. Harvard ... started and played 10 minutes with 1 assist vs. USD ... grabbed 2 rebounds in 5 minutes vs. Saint Mary's ... played 9 minutes, accumulating 2 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist and 2 steals ... 1 rebound and 2 assists vs. Gonzaga ... made first 3-pointer of the season vs. Portland ... scored 2 points with 2 steals in 6 minutes vs. Saint Mary's ... missed game at USD with sprained ankle ... made two shots from the field, one a 3 pointer, at Portland to tally five points in eight minutes.

2008-09 (Freshman - Santa Clara): Started seven games and averaged 15.2 mpg in 13 games ... scored two points vs. CSU East Bay and picked up three assists ... started and scored 3 points, dishing a career-high 8 assists and playing a career-high 35 minutes vs. Arizona ... started at Montana and scored career-high 5 points with 3 rebounds ... in win at SJSU, started and scored 4 points with 3 assists in 23 minutes ... played seven minutes vs. Stanford ... played 11 minutes off the bench in the win over UTEP, scoring 2 points with 1 rebound ... did not play vs. Notre Dame de Namur, UNLV or Belmont and at Gonzaga or at Portland due to a sprained left shoulder he suffered during the Sacramento State game ... had right wrist surgery on Jan. 23 to repair a fracture he suffered at Harvard and was out for the rest of the season.

Prep: 2008 graduate of Highland Park High School in Dallas, Texas ... team was 33-5 his senior year and they won more than 100 games during his high school career ... coached by David Pieler ... averaged 6.6 ppg and 8.4 apg his senior year ... Highland Park lost to eventual state champion South Oak Cliff in the state playoffs two years in a row ... He was tabbed as No. 19 by Texas Hoops in its post-season senior class rankings ... junior year he helped lead his high school to a 30-4 record in Texas 4A and a spot in the 4A state semifinals ... triple double (12 points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds) vs. Terrell his junior year ... member of the National Honor Society ... attended same high school as the 2009 No. 1 NFL pick and former Georgia standout quarterback Matt Stafford.

Personal: Son of David and Sandy Alexander ... both parents graduated from Murray State (Ky.) and dad played a year of basketball at Western Kentucky ... grandfather, Rex Alexander, was the head basketball coach at Murray State from 1954-55 - 1957-58 ... has two older brothers, Rex and Bret.

Major: Accounting

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