13 Alex Franz
13 Alex Franz
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Catonsville, Md.
High School: Cardinal Gibbons
Position: G
Major: Political Science

2007-08: NCAA All-Sectional Team ... finalist for The V Foundation Comeback Award ... appeared in all 31 contests with 25 starts ... second on team with 109 assists ... career-best 10 assists in CAC quarterfinal win over Wesley ... first career double-double on career-highs of 22 points and 15 caroms in NCAA Sweet Sixteen loss to Millsaps ... third-best 4.3 boards per game ... shot .453 from the field ... third in the CAC with 1.94 steals per game and fourth with a 3.52 assist average.

High School: 2007 graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School where he played basketball for Jeff Cheevers, soccer for Jesse Roberts and ran cross country for Ted Miles ... averaged 17.0 points, 8.0 assists, 5.0 rebounds as a senior ... earned All-MIAA First Team, All-BCL Second Team, and All-Baltimore County Second Team honors in basketball ... named a Charm City All-Star ... earned all-conference laurels in cross country.

Personal: Alexander Joseph Franz ... born on May 10, 1988 in Catonsville, Md. ... son of the late Denise and Charles Franz ... has two siblings named Charles and Sara ... his sister, Sara, played basketball for McDaniel ... majoring in political science ... member of SMCM Student-Athlete 3.0 Club.