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Alex Gauna
Alex Gauna

Class:
RS Junior

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 250

Position:
F

Hometown/High School:
Eaton Rapids, Mich./Eaton Rapids


04/03/2013

Grinz On Green: Izzo Optimistic For 2013-14

Izzo pleased with team's effort in 2012-13, and believes next season could be special.

03/28/2013

Grinz on Green Blog

Notes and quotes from Thursday at the Midwest Regional in Indianapolis.

12/17/2012

Men's Basketball Travels To Bowling Green

Spartans ready for final road game of non-conference season.

11/22/2012

MSU Hosts Oakland Friday

Spartans play for the third time in six days.

11/19/2012

Spartans Continue Homestand Against Boise State

MSU plays for the second time in three days.

04/15/2014

Episode 14: Princess Lacey

04/15/2014

Episode 15

04/15/2014

Senior Farewell

04/02/2014

Episode 16

04/02/2014

Episode 16: 16-2-8

01/28/2014

Michigan State vs. Iowa (USATSI)

Michigan State vs. Iowa (USATSI)

01/25/2014

Michigan State vs. Michigan (USATSI)

Michigan State vs. Michigan (USATSI)

12/28/2013

Michigan State vs. New Orleans

Michigan State men's basketball

11/12/2013

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Kentucky - 11/12/13

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Kentucky - 11/12/13

12/22/2012

Michigan State vs. Texas - AP Photos

Michigan State vs. Texas - AP Photos (12/22/12)

Strong, athletic forward coming off a productive offseason • Possesses a strong face up game with range out to the 3-point arc.

2012-13
Appeared in 35 games, including starting three contests against Texas Southern (11/18), Penn State (1/16) and Illinois (1/31) • Averaged 1.2 points, 1.0 rebounds and 6.1 minutes • Shot .541 from the field, ranking second on the team • Scored a season-high six points on three occasions, including contests against No. 7 Kansas (11/13), Nicholls State (12/1) and Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12/5) • Grabbed a season-high four rebounds in a season-high 15 minutes in his start at Penn State (1/16).

2011-12
Appeared in 30 games, averaging 4.7 minutes, 1.8 points and 0.8 rebounds • Shot .564 from the field • Scored a season-high eight points against both Nebraska Omaha (12/4) and UMKC (12/19) • Scored his first career points with a six-point effort against Texas Southern (11/18) • Grabbed a season-best three rebounds, all offensive, against Lehigh (12/22) • Added two blocked shots against Nebraska Omaha (12/4).

2010-11
Redshirted

High School
2010 Lansing State Journal Dream Team honoree • 2010 Class B All-State honoree as selected by the Detroit Free Press • Averaged 21.9 points, 11.5 rebounds and 2.8 blocked shots as a senior • Shot 59 percent from the floor and connected on 25 3-pointers for the year • Averaged 16.5 points, 10.4 rebounds and 2.4 blocks as a junior • Shot 62 percent from the field and 70 percent from the foul line • Fourth-team 2009 Class B All-State selection as chosen by the Detroit Free Press • Class B All-State special mention by Lansing State Journal and All-Area selection • Averaged 15.4 points, 7.6 rebounds and 4.2 blocks as a sophomore • 2008 All-State honorable mention selection • Class B All-Area pick by Lansing State Journal • 2007 Class B All-Area honorable mention by Lansing State Journal • Among the top players in the nation at his position as ranked by ESPNU Top 100 (15 Center) and Scout.com (23 Power Forward) • Played for Coach Adam Trumpour at Eaton Rapids High School.

Personal
Born March 2, 1991 • Son of Edward and Pamela Gauna • Sociology major.

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