Alex Rubin
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Alex Rubin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Armstrong

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
Guard

Experience:
3L

Biography and Career Highlights

2010-11: Named the 2010 Doug Collins Endowed Scholarship recipient.

2009-10: Played in all 33 games and started the last 31 contests of the season, his first career starts • Posted at least three steals in six games, including a career-best four against Northern Iowa (Jan. 9) • Led the squad in three-point percent shooting with a 36.5 percent clip • Posted a solid all-around game against Morehead State (Feb. 20) with a career-best 15 points, a career-high six rebounds, five assists and only one turnover • Dished out a career-best six assists against Drake (Feb. 6) without a single turnover • Scored a then-career-best 13 points in back-to-back games against Northern Iowa (Jan. 9) and Evansville (Jan. 13) • Only played four minutes at SIU Edwardsville, the season-opener, after suffering a concussion in the exhibition win over Quincy • Tallied five double-digit scoring games on the season • Also led the team in assist-to-turnover ratio at 3.33.

2008-09: Played in 21 games, all as a reserve • Missed the first 11 games of the season after suffering a "Jones fracture" on his left foot in October 2008 • Equaled his season-best with six points in a career-tying 22 minutes played against Evansville (March 6) in the quarterfinals of the 2009 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Tournament • Also scored six points at Drake (Feb. 15) and against Creighton (Jan. 3) • Scored his first points of the season with a three-pointer against Evansville (Dec. 31) • Registered 20 assists on the season with only nine turnovers in 230 minutes played for a team-best 2.22 assist-to-turnover ratio.

2007-08: Appeared in 20 games, including the last 11 of the season • Averaged 1.4 points, 0.3 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game • His three-pointer in the State Farm MVC Tournament quarterfinals against Missouri State (March 7) gave ISU a 53-51 lead that it did not relinquish • Scored a career-high seven points on 2-of-3 shooting, including one three-pointer, and had one assist in 10 minutes against Wright State (Feb. 24) • Scored three points in eight minutes at Evansville (Feb. 20) • Played seven minutes at Indiana State (Feb. 16) • Scored a season-high six points and two assists in the season opener against Missouri-St. Louis (Nov. 7) • Chipped in six points on two made three-pointers at Ball State (Dec. 22).

Armstrong High School: Led the Falcons to a 19-10 overall record, a sectional championship and a second-place finish in the state his senior season • Averaged 20 points, five assists and four rebounds per game • Was a finalist for Minnesota's "Mr. Basketball" Award in 2007 • A two-time All-Classic Lake Conference selection • Averaged 14.5 points and 4.8 assists per game as a junior • In 2006, was named to the all-metro defensive second team and was an honorable mention all-state selection • Was an all-conference selection as a sophomore • Played AAU basketball for the Minnesota Magic Elite • Coached by Greg Miller.

Personal: Full name: Alex C. Rubin • Birthdate: Jan. 25, 1989 • Birthplace: Plymouth, Minn. • Parents: Joseph and Marquorite Rubin • Has an older sister • Major: business.

Honors and Awards
Honors and Awards 2010 Doug Collins Endowed Scholarship

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Points
15 vs. Morehead State, 2-20-10

Rebounds
6 vs. Morehead State, 2-20-10

Minutes
38 at Southern Illinois, 1-23-10

Field Goals
4, three times

Field Goals Attempts
8 at Bradley, 2-9-10

3-Point Field Goals
4, four times

3-Point FGs Attempts
7, eight times

Free Throws
8 at Utah, 12-19-09

Free Throws Attempts
10 vs. St. Bonaventure, 11-29-09

Assists
9, twice

Steals
5, twice

Blocked Shots
2 vs. Grambling State, 12-22-09