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Alex Hamilton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chipley, Fla.

High School:
Chipley HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 195

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
10/05/1993

Experience:
3L

Alex  Hamilton

04/17/2016

Hamilton, McCree Selected to All-LSWA Teams

Hamilton named to first team; McCree named to second team

04/11/2016

Hamilton to Participate in 2016 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

One of 64 players invited to the showcase

03/29/2016

Hamilton Receives AP Honorable Mention All-America

Ninth player in program history to earn All-America honors

03/29/2016

LA Tech Ends Season with Loss to ETSU

LA Tech finishes 2015-16 season with an overall record of 23-10

03/29/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs fall, 88-83, to Buccaneers

02/27/2016

LA Tech vs. Rice 2/27/16

Alex Hamilton caps TAC career with a triple-double and a blowout victory

02/13/2016

LA Tech vs. UAB 2/13/16

Bulldogs pour it on in the second half to complete comeback victory over league-leader UAB, 85-76.

01/31/2016

Louisiana Tech vs. UTEP

Men's Basketball

01/28/2016

LA Tech vs. UTSA

LA Tech tops UTSA

01/09/2016

LA Tech vs. Charlotte 1/9/16

Bulldogs defeat the 49ers, 93-90, in overtime

Alex Hamilton Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2015-16
AP Honorable Mention All-America
Lute Olson All-American Team
Conference USA Player of the Year
First Team All-Conference USA
C-USA All-Defensive Team
First Team NABC All-District 11
USBWA All-District VII
First Team All-Louisiana
2014-15
Second Team All-Conference USA
Second Team NABC All-District 11
Second Team All-Louisiana
2013-14
Third Team All-Conference USA
C-USA All-Tournament Team
Second Team NABC All-District 11
Third Team All-Louisiana
2012-13
WAC All-Newcomer Team


2015-16:
Became all-time winningest Bulldog in program history with 106 victories (previous record was 101) ... Ended career as only Bulldog to ever rank in the top five in career points, assists and steals ... Earned C-USA Player of the Week a league-high four times and Louisiana Palyer of the Week a state-best five times ... Only Bulldog to start all 33 games ... Totaled 654 points, fourth most in a single season in program history, while averaging a team-high 19.8 points per game ... Finished with fourth best scoring average in C-USA ... Had 32 double-digit scoring games, including four 30+ scoring performances and 15 20+ scoring performances ... Had 196 made free throws, second most in school history and the 15th most in the NCAA this season ... Took 277 free throw attempts, a new school record which was also the seventh most in the country ... Broke career records in both free throw shooting categories ... Second on the team in rebounds with an average of 5.7 per game, ranking 20th in the league ... First in conference in assists per game with an average of 6.2, ranking 17th in the nation ... Totaled team high in assists (205) and steals (65), both fourth most in a single season in school history ... Averaged 1.97 steals per game, a mark that ranked second in C-USA ... Started season off against Millsaps College (11/13) with a career-high 13 rebounds while tying his career high with five steals ... Registered 24 points on 10-of-22 shooting in upset win at Ohio State (11/24) ... Recorded first double-double of the season with 30 points and 11 boards versus in-state foe Louisiana-Lafayette (12/12) ... Went 12-of-12 from the foul line against Southern Miss (1/2), becoming sixth Bulldog in school history to shoot 100 percent on at least 12 attempts ... Poured in 31 points at Rice (2/4) ... Went an efficient 10-of-11 from the field for 25 points to go along with 11 rebounds at UTSA (2/18) ... Recorded just the third triple-double in program history and the first since 1991 with 25 points, 11 rebounds and season-high 11 assists versus Rice (2/27) ... Was only the eighth triple-double in C-USA history ... Tallied a career-high 38 points at Marshall (3/3), most points scored by a Bulldog since Karl Malone in 1983 ... Backed that up with a 33-point effort at WKU (3/5), becoming first Bulldog since Randy White in 1989 to have back-to-back 30-point scoring performances ... Finished career with 23 points, eight boards and six assists against ETSU (3/28) in Vegas16 quarterfinals.

2014-15:
Earned C-USA Player of the Week three times ... One of three Bulldogs to start all 36 games ... Totaled 530 points while averaging 14.7 points per game, second highest on the team ... Finished with 10th best scoring average in C-USA ... Had 24 double-digit scoring games and eight 20+ scoring performances, including five of at least 27 points which was the most in the league ... Led Bulldogs in scoring in 14 games ... Finished with a team-high 156 free throws made and 209 free throws attempted, accounting for 29 percent of the team's shots from the foul line ... Ranked 34th in the country in both free throw shooting categories ... Attempted at least 10 free throws seven times ... Totaled 62 total steals and an average of 1.72 per game, both second most on the team ... The 62 steals tied for the fourth most in a single season in program history ... Also averaged 3.3 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game ... Had all-around performance versus Samford (11/28) with 19 points, five boards and career-high five steals ... Recorded the first of two 30-point outputs at Northwestern State (12/2) ... Became the 38th member of the 1,000 point club against Southern Arkansas (12/29) with 17 points ... Set the program record for most free throws made in a single game with 20 versus Middle Tennessee (1/17) which was also an NCAA-best ... Took 23 free throw attempts, tying the program record and ranking as the second most in the country ... Finished with 30 points, tying his season high ... Followed that up with a 27-point effort at North Texas (1/22), setting career high with six made three-pointers ... Played season-high 40 minutes while recording 29 points in overtime win at Charlotte (2/19) on 11-of-22 shooting ... Registered 25 points in NIT second round victory at Texas A&M (3/23) ... Had driving dunk against the Aggies which ranked sixth on ESPN's Sportscenter Top 10 Plays of the Day.

2013-14:
Only Bulldog to start all 37 games ... Totaled 538 points while averaging a team-high 14.5 points per game in 28.0 minutes per game ... Tied for 10th most in scoring in C-USA ... Scored in double figures in 30 of the 37 games ... Set the sophomore single season record for made free throw's with 164 ... Finished with a team-high in free throws made (164) and attempted (226) ... Attempted at least 10 free throws in a single game six times, accounting for 24 percent of the team's total free throws ... Was the team's leading scorer in 12 games, including seven performances of 20-plus points ... Also averaged 3.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists ... Dished out 109 assists, the second most on the team, including two games with at least 10 ... Was second on the team in steals with 53 ... Registered the first of two double-doubles versus Centenary (11/13) with 13 points and 11 assists ... Pulled down a career-high nine boards at ULM (12/22) ... Swept C-USA Player of the Week and LSWA Player of the Week honors (week 9) after leading the Bulldogs to an overtime upset win at Oklahoma (12/30) ... Scored a career-high 31 points, including 10 of the team's 17 overtime points, in defeating the Sooners ... The 31 points was the most by any Bulldog in a single game for the season ... Followed that performance up with his second career double-double with 14 points and a career-high 12 assists against Longwood (1/4) ... Was also named College Sports Madness High Major Player of the Week for that week ... Registered season-highs in field goals made (10) and attempted (18) versus Marshall (1/25), scoring 24 points ... Knocked down 4-of-9 from three-point range, both season-highs, in the C-USA Semifinal win versus Southern Miss (3/14) ... Scored 49 points total in the C-USA Tournament.

2012-13: Played in all 34 games with three starts, one at Utah State and the other two in the NIT ... Totaled 264 points while scoring 7.8 points per game despite averaging only 17.6 minutes of action ... Recorded 10 double-digit scoring games and was the team's leading scorer in four games ... Also averaged 2.2 rebounds and 2.7 assists ... Dished out 93 assists, the second most on the team, including five games with at least five ... Was 12th in the WAC in free throw percentange at 72.1 ... First breakout game was at Northwestern State (12/4) when he poured in 16 points on a career-high 6-of-13 shooting to go along with three steals ... Scored 20 points in leading the team to its first win over New Mexico State (12/31) in the last eight tries ... Went 10-for-10 from the free throw line against the Aggies becoming only the 10th Bulldog to ever shoot 100 percent from the foul line with at least 10 attempts ... Had an all-around performance at San Jose State (1/24) with 15 points, six rebounds, eight assists and a career-high four steals ... Dished out a season-high 10 assists versus Central Baptist (2/20) ... Played a season-high 32 minutes in both the first round of the NIT at Florida State (3/19) and the second round at Southern Miss (3/25), scoring 16 points and 15 points, respectively ... Registered a career-high three blocks against the Golden Eagles.

High School: Ranked as fourth best player in Florida in the summer rankings by SourceHoops.com ... Rated as 23rd best shooting guard in the country by Scout.com ... Ranked 14th in Florida by ESPN with a scout grade of 88 ... Lettered three years for Coach Joel Orlando ... Led Chipley HS his senior year to the 2012 Florida Class 1A state championship, the first-ever basketball championship in Chipley history ... Scored 16 points on 7-11 shooting, dished out eight assists and had six rebounds and five steals in the contest ... Was named the 2012 Florida 1A Player of the Year by the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches and to the 1A all-state team ... Helped lead Chipley HS to district 1-3A title as a junior ... Helped lead the Tigers to regional quarterfinals and 27-1 record in the 2010-11 season ... Averaged 18 points, four rebounds and four steals per game as a junior ... Selected to Florida Athletic Coaches Association all-state team for Class 1A in 2011 ... Named MVP of Enterprise Christmas tournament ... Named team's Offensive Player of the Year.

Personal: Full name is George Alexander Hamilton III ... Son of Brenda Gaynor and the late George Hamilton ... Has one sister, Linda Robinson and one brother, Ryan Hamilton ... Born Oct. 5, 1993 in Marianna, Fla.