Gator Sportshop
Gator Ticket Office

2013 Men's Basketball Roster

31
Alex Murphy

F

Height
6' 8"
CLASS
RSo.
Hometown
Wakefield, R.I.
Weight
220 lbs.
Experience
SQ
School
Duke

Overview

·         Mid-year transfer from Duke in 2013-14, will be eligible following the conclusion of the Fall 2014 semester at UF, per NCAA transfer regulations.

·         Averaged 1.9 points and 1.0 rebounds in 36 career games with the Blue Devils.

·         An outstanding wing athlete at his best when filling the lane on the break or attacking the offensive glass.

·         Strong basketball IQ with a well-rounded skill set.

·         Has the length, quickness and instincts to be a strong wing defender.

·         Younger brother of Gator great Erik Murphy.

 

2013-14, Redshirt Season (Duke & Florida)

·         Played in five contests for the Blue Devils for a total 33 minutes of action and averaged 1.0 point and 1.0 rebound before making the decision to transfer to Florida.

·         Joined the Gators over the holiday break and participated on the scout team for the rest of the season.

 

2012-13, Redshirt Freshman Season (Duke)

·         Averaged 2.1 points and 1.0 rebound in 31 games.

·         Shot 49.1 percent (27-of-55) from the field.

·         Scored six consecutive points vs. Virginia Tech when he converted the first three-point play of his career and then hit a 3-pointer.

 

2011-12, Freshman Season (Duke)

·         Redshirted and did not see game action.

·         Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

·         Played in all three of Duke’s international games versus the Chinese National Team and the exhibition versus United Arab Emirates, averaging 4.3 points per game.

·         Also played in Duke’s exhibition contests versus Bellarmine and Shaw, drawing the start against Bellarmine.

 

Prep

·         Three-year letterwinner at St. Mark’s.

·         Reclassified from the class of 2012 to bypass his final year of high school basketball and become a member of Duke’s 2011 recruiting class.

·         Transferred back to South Kingstown High School to complete his degree requirements to attend Duke after his junior year.

·         Named Independent School League Player of the Year as a junior after leading St. Marks to a 28-3 overall record,  averaging 21.0 points, 7.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game in 2011.

·         Helped lead St. Marks to a NEPSAC Class C Championship as a freshman.

·         Ranked in the top 50 by Scout.com (No. 37), ESPNU 100 (No. 40) and Rivals.com (No. 45).

 

Alex Murphy’s Career Statistics

Season

GP-GS

MP

FGM-FGA

PCT.

3PT-ATT

PCT.

FT-FTA

PCT.

2011-12 (Duke)

DNP - Redshirted

2012-13 (Duke)

31-0

194

27-55

.491

5-24

.208

5-12

.417

2013-14 (Duke)

5-0

33

1-6

.167

1-5

.200

2-4

.500

Totals

36-0

227

28-61

.459

6-29

.207

7-16

.438

 

Season

REB

AVG.

A

TO

BS

ST

PF-DQ

TP

AV.

2011-12 (Duke)

DNP - Redshirted

2012-13 (Duke)

30

1.0

0

11

3

5

18-0

64

2.1

2013-14 (Duke)

5

1.0

2

1

0

0

3-0

5

1.0

Totals

35

1.0

2

12

3

5

21-0

69

1.9

 

Murphy Game Highs (All at Duke)

Points

 

Season

11, at Miami (1/23/13)

Career

Same

Rebounds

 

Season

7, vs. Delaware (12/1/12)

Career

Same

Field Goals

 

Season

5, at Miami (1/23/13)

Career

Same

Field Goal Attempts

 

Season

8, at Miami (1/23/13)

Career

Same

3-Points

 

Season

1, 4x, last at Virginia Tech (2/21/13)

Career

Same

3-Point FG Attempts

 

Season

3, 3x, last at Miami (1/23/13)

Career

Same

Free Throws

 

Season

2, vs. NC State (2/7/13)

Career

Same

Free Throw Attempts

 

Season

4, vs. NC State (2/7/13)

Career

Same

Assists

 

Season

1, 2x, last vs. UNC Asheville (11/18/13)

Career

Same

Steals

 

Season

1, 5x, last at Maryland (2/16/13)

Career

Same

Blocked Shots

 

Season

1, 3x, last vs. Cornell (12/19/12)

Career

Same

Minutes Played

 

Season

23, at Miami (1/23/13)

Career

Same

 

Florida Athletics - A Championship Experience with Integrity - Vision Statement
  • University of Florida
  • NCAA
  • Sun Sports / Fox Sports Florida
  • IMG
  • SEC Network

© 1998 - 2014 University Athletic Assoc., Inc., Sun Sports & IMG College. All Rights Reserved.