Josh Alexander
Josh  Alexander


Shreveport, La.

High School:
C.E. Byrd

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210



2007-08 (Junior): Was named the 2008 SLC Player of the Year after leading the Lumberjacks in scoring and rebounding through the end of the regular season for the third straight season ... was named to the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-America team and was an honorable mention on both the CollegeHoops.net and Associated Press All-America teams ... finished second in the SLC in scoring with 16.5 points per game through the end of the regular season ... finished the year at 16.1 points and 5.9 rebounds per game ... had 26 double-figure scoring games, including 14 straight to finish the regular season ... scored 20 or more points on eight occasions ... posted three double-figure rebounding games and two double-doubles, giving him seven for his career ... hit five or more field goals in 20 games and hit five or more 3-pointers on seven occasions ... shot .436 from the field and finished the regular season ranked 28th in the country in both 3-point field goals made and 3-point field goal percentage ... averaged 3.0 triples per contest and shot .410 from 3-point range ... scored season-high 26 points against Lamar and tied career-high with 11 rebounds at Southeastern Louisiana.

2006-07 (Sophomore): A Third-Team All-SLC selection ... finished the season as the team's leading scorer with 13.0 points per game ... led the team with 20 double-digit scoring games ... set a new season- and career-high with 31 points against Northern Illinois ... also tied a career-best with seven 3-point field goals in that contest ... tied his career mark for 3-pointers again with seven against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, when he scored 24 of his 29 points in the second half ... posted fifth career double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds against Howard Payne ... tied his career high with four assists against Texas State and again against Northwestern State ... started every game last season ... led the team in scoring 10 times and pulled down team-high rebound honors in 13 games.

2005-06 (Freshman): Was named Southland Conference Freshman of the Year and earned a spot on the CollegeInsider.com Freshman All-America team ... broke into starting lineup in SFA's fifth game of the season and started every contest afterward ... led the Lumberjacks in both scoring and rebounding as a true freshman ... averaged 14.3 points per game and 6.1 rebounds per game in his first season and was ranked in the Southland Conference's Top 10 for both categories ... scored in double digits in 10 straight games to open the season and finished with 22 double-figure scoring performances ... scored 20 or more points on six occasions ... best game came against Louisiana-Monroe, when he scored a career-high 27 points on 7-of-11 from 3-point range and pulled down a career-high 11 rebounds ... posted three double-doubles for the year ... recorded 11 blocked shots to lead the team.

High School: Was a three-sport letterwinner at C.E. Byrd High School ... started and lettered three years for basketball coach Mike Guess ... averaged 18 points per game for his career and 27.5 points per game as a senior ... scored career-best 36 points in a game his senior season ... was named to numerous all-city and all-tournament teams as well as earning recognition as team MVP ... lettered as a senior in track and field ... competed in the high jump and triple jump and finished second at the regional meet ... also lettered in baseball ... played club basketball with the Louisiana Roundballers and Louisiana Select team ... was named to the honor roll and Who's Who Among American High School Students.

Personal: Born 09/28/87 in Shreveport, La. ... son of Charles Alexander and Deackra Wilson ... criminal justice major.


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