Alexander Thomas Richard Wolf

Alex starts against Tennessee Tech

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Posters from Alex's Senior Year

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Awards Received

  • 2011 Robert E. Boughner Outstanding Engineering Athlete of the Year
  • 2011 Academic All Mid American Conference Team
  • 2010-2011 Western Michigan University Senior Scholar Athlete Award
  • 2011 Western Michigan University Capstone Senior Design “Best Project”
  • PNC Star of the Game 3/19/2011
  • 2010-2011 MAC Season Leader Three Point Field Goal Percentage
  • 2010-2011 MAC Season Leader in Offensive Rating (31st Nationally)
  • 2010-2011 First Ever Three Time MAC West Champion
  • PNC Star of the Game 2/19/2011
  • PNC Star of the Game 1/22/2011
  • MAC Scholar/Athlete of the Week 12/31/2010
  • PNC Star of the Game 12/23/2010
  • 2010 WMU Dean’s List
  • 2010-2011 WMU Basketball Team Captain
  • 2009-2010 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court
  • National City Player of the Game 2/24/2010
  • National City Player of the Game 1/20/2010
  • MAC Male Scholar/Athlete of the Week 1/8/2010
  • National City Player of the Game 1/5/2010
  • MAC West Player of the Week for 12/27/2009
  • National City Player of the Game 12/23/2010
  • ESPN Player of the Game 12/23/2009
  • 2009 WMU Dean’s List
  • 2008-2009 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court
  • 2009 WMU Basketball Coaches Award
  • 2008 WMU Dean’s List
  • 2007 WMU Dean’s List

2010-11: Seven points and three assists off the bench at Xavier (11/12) ... three rebounds and an assist at Towson (12/1) ... matched career high with two steals vs. Alma (12/4) ... made good on his only three-point FG of the game vs. Troy (12/21) ... first double digit scoring game of the season with 12 points vs. Idaho State (12/23) ... named MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week after his performance at World Vision Invitational ... matched career high with five rebounds against EMU (1/16) ... scored a season high 14 points, making 4-of-6 three-point FGs and setting a new career high for FG attempts (7) vs. NIU (1/22) ... career high three steals vs. Buffalo (1/25) ... scored in double figures for sixth time in career with 12 points vs. Illinois State (2/19) ... averaged 4.5 ppg and was a perfect 3-for-3 at the line in the 2011 MAC Tournament ... made first career start vs. Tennessee Tech in first round of the CIT (3/16) ... scored a team high 13 points on 3-of-5 shooting from long range in final game of career vs. Buffalo (3/19) in the CIT ... averaged 10.0 ppg in the 2011 CIT.

2009-10: Earned WMU Coaches’ Award ... NABC Honors Court for academic excellence in college basketball ... played in 29 games and averaged 3.5 points, 1.6 assists and 0.9 rebounds per game, while shooting 26-of-50 from the field, 20-of-40 behind the three-point line and 30-of-39 at the free throw line ... finished with two points and one rebound in season debut against Holy Cross (11/28) ... set career highs with three assists, two rebounds and one steal at Eastern Illinois (12/9) ... hit both free throws at Illinois (12/13) ... made all four three-pointers on the way to career highs of 15 points and five rebounds vs. Northeastern (12/23) ... made first two three-pointers to score seven points with three rebounds vs. College of Charleston (12/25) ... named MAC West Player of the Week and MAC Male Scholar Athlete of the Week for those performances ... career-high four assists and two steals vs. Michigan-Dearborn (1/5) ... career-high 18 points at Ball State (1/20) on career-high 5-of-5 free throws and career-high five field goals ... career-high seven assists and two steals vs. Toledo (1/23) ... tallied six points, five assists and four rebounds at Southern Illinois (2/20) ... four points and five assists at Toledo (2/24) ... hit career-high 7-of-10 free throws on the way to 10 points vs. Ball State (3/4) ... contributed seven points and four assists vs. Bowling Green in MAC Tournament (3/7) ... earned second letter.

2008-09: Earned WMU Coaches’ Award ... NABC Honors Court for academic excellence in college basketball ... appeared in five games ... hit a driving lay-up at Southern Illinois (12/22) ... passed out an assist at MAC Tournament champion Akron (2/8).

2007-08: Appeared in nine games for a total of 18 minutes ... made only field goal and hit both free throws for four points at Ball State (1/16) ... started the second half and had one assist and hit 1-2 free throws at Valparaiso (11/28) ... dished out one assist and corralled one rebound vs. North Carolina Central (1/2) ... earned first letter.

2006-07: Redshirted.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Parchment High School under head coach Larry Bailey ... named a 2005-06 McDonald’s All-America nominee by Bankhoops.com ... averaged 26.3 points, 6.2 assists, 5.5 rebounds and 3.8 steals in the first eight games of his senior year ... finished the year playing 11 games and averaged 21.7 points, 6.3 assists, 5.0 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game ... finished his high school career with 1,012 points ... received the B’nai B’rith Scholar-Athlete Award as a senior (Derek Jeter is a former winner) ... averaged 15.7 points, 7.2 assists, 4.8 rebounds and 2.4 steals while leading Parchment to the regional finals as a junior ... averaged 12.7 points, 4.6 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 2.2 steals as a sophomore ... played in 21 games as a freshman and averaged 6.2 points, 2.4 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 1.4 steals ... was named All-Kalamazoo Valley Association twice in basketball, soccer and tennis ... won district championships in basketball, tennis and soccer ... all-state in tennis as a senior after the team advanced to the state finals all three years he participated ... earned two varsity letters in soccer and was team MVP as a senior ... on academic honor roll all four years of high school ... earned high school diplomas from Parchment and the Kalamazoo Area Math and Science Center.

Personal: Born Jan. 6, 1988 in Kalamazoo, Mich. ... full name is Alexander Thomas Richard Wolf ... son of Kathy Nyberg and Tom Wolf ... both parents graduated from WMU as did his grandfather, retired Army LTC Thomas R. Wolf ... father is employed in the information technology department at WMU ... has an older sister, Lauren ... majoring in mechanical engineering with a 3.23 GPA.


WOLF'S CAREER STATISTICS
YEAR    GP-GS  MIN   AVG   FG    FGA   %   3FG  3FGA     %   FT  FTA     %   REB  AVG PF-FO AST  TO BLK  STL PTS  AVG
2007-08   9-0   18   2.0    1      2  .500   0     1  .000    3    4  .750     2  0.2  2-0    2   2   0    0   5  0.6
2008-09   5-0   11   2.2    1      3  .333   0     2  .000    0    0  .000     0  0.0  0-0    1   0   0    0   2  0.4
2009-10  29-0  318  11.0   26     50  .520  20    40  .500   30   39  .769    27  0.9 17-0   45  19   0   10 102  3.5
2010-11  33-1  583  17.7   46    109  .422  37    86  .430   35   43  .814    43  1.3 43-0   37  22   1   14 164  5.0
TOTAL    76-1  930  12.2   74    164  .451  57   129  .442   48   86  .791    72  0.9 62-0   85  43   1   24 273  3.6

WOLF'S CAREER HIGHS
Points: 18 (at Ball State, 1/20/10)
Field Goals:	5 (three times)
Field Goal Attempts:	9 (Buffalo, 3/19/11)
Three-Pointers:	4 (twice)
Three-Pointers Attempted:	6 (Northern Illinois, 1/22/11)
Free Throws:	7 (Ball State, 3/4/10)
Free Throws Attempted:	10 (Ball State, 3/4/10)
Rebounds:	5 (twice)
Assists:	7 (Toledo, 1/23/10)
Steals:	3 (Buffalo, 1/25/11)
Blocks:	1 (vs. Idaho State, 12/23/10)

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Thomas R. Wolf, Jr. at <wmuwolf@gmail.com>

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Alex at <alexander.wolf@wmich.edu>