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Albert

Almanza

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Guard/Forward
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 195
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Saint Stephens HS
Experience: 3 Letters

Bio

Almanza's Game-By-Game Stats: 2018-192017-182016-17 | 2015-16

2017-18 Season
Played in 22 games, starting a pair before going down with season-ending injury at Stephen F. Austin … averaged 5.2 points and 2.1 rebounds in 17.3 minutes per game … also hit 35.3 percent from 3-point range … exploded for a career-high 22 points, hitting six 3-point baskets in win over Schreiner (11/28) … also hit a pair of threes and went for 10 points vs Central Michigan (11/22) at the Great Alaska Shootout … nailed three triples in win over Houston Baptist (1/13) to go with a season-high five rebounds … had multiple threes in nine games.

2016-17 Season
Averaged 4.0 points and 1.9 rebounds, playing in all 34 games as a sophomore … led Sam Houston with a .409 3-point FG percentage … made at least one 3-point FG in 15 of 18 games in conference play … made first start of the season at Central Arkansas (12/31) … reached double figures for the first time with 12 points at Tennessee Tech (11/20), hitting 5-for-7 from the field and 2-for-3 from 3-point range … had a season high with 13 points against Randall (12/19), hitting a season-high four 3-point FG … had a season-high six rebounds in season opener vs LeTourneau (11/12).

2015-16 Season
Stepped into a starting role, playing in all 34 games and starting the final 16 contests ... scored 13 points in his first college start in a victory over Nicholls ... hit in double figures eight times including a season high of 17 points in the Southland quarterfinals against A&M-Corpus Christi ... went 4-for-8 from three-point range against the Islanders ... averaged 21.8 minutes per game, ranking fifth on team in scoring (6.7 ppg) ... ranked No. 7 in Southland Conference in three-point accuracy (.398) ... early signing in November, 2013.  

2014-15 Season
Took a redshirt.

Saint Stephens High School
Averaged 15.2 points, 2.1 steals and 6.1 rebounds in senior season ... named “Most Valuable Player” for Saint Stephens ... ranked ninth in the Central Texas area in scoring, 12th in steals and 16th in rebounding ... 46 percent shooter from the field including 44 three-point baskets ... earned all-tournament honors at the Fuddruckers Corpus Christi Caller Times tournament and the Westlake Classic events ... also a TexasHoops.com academic all-star ... averaged 15.9 points and 5.1 rebounds as a junior in 2012-13.

Personal
Father played basketball at Houston Baptist and his grandfather is in the Texas Longhorn Hall of Fame.

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