#4 Deonte Alexander
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Nashville, Tenn. (East Mississippi CC)|
2011-12 (Junior): Played in all 31 games…averaged 8.9 points per game…hauled in 3.4 rebounds per game…scored a season-high 27 points at Stetson (2/11/12) including nine free throws…Also played all 40 minutes against the Hatters…led the team in field goal attempts (267) and three-point attempts (154)…averaged 25.8 minutes per contest…ranked second on team in steals (34).
Junior College: Played two years at East Mississippi Community College in Scooba, Miss. ... scored 952 points in two seasons ... led EMCC to a 52-12 record and two appearances in the NJCAA national tournament ... averaged 17 points, 3.2 rebounds, 2 assists and 1.7 steals as a sophomore ... shot 45 percent from field and 37 percent from three-point line as a sophomore ... scored 20 or more points 11 times as sophomore ... career high was 32 points hitting eight three-pointers ... honorable mention All-American by National Junior College Athletic Association ... named the top incoming player in the Atlantic Sun Conference by the National Hoops Report ... honored as a top-20 junior college transfer by Sporting News ... averaged 14.9 points, 2.9 assists and 1.6 steals over his two seasons.
High School: Scored 1,518 points as a three-year varsity starter at Glencliff High School ... averaged 21.3 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals as a senior ... increased his field goal percentage from 37 percent as a junior to 51 percent as a senior ... shot 79 percent from the free throw line ... named the District 12AAA Most Valuable Player and to All-Region 6AAA his senior year ... McDonald's All-American nominee
Personal: Chose Lipscomb for its good academics and Christian values ... recruited out of high school by Lipscomb, Murray State, Jacksonville, Minnesota, Tennessee State, and Morehead State ... played AAU for the Midstate Ballerz Elite program ... son of Anthony Alexander and Lynette Chandler-Moore ... has two sisters ... born May 30, 1991 in East Chicago, Ill.