11 Alex Merhige
11 Alex Merhige
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
Year: So.
Hometown: Greenlawn, N.Y.
High School: Harborfields
Position: F
gp 24
pts/g 6.8
fg % 41.7
3pt % 33.3
ft % 56.2
reb/g 6.3
a/g 0.8

2017-2018:  Appeared in 26 games … Scored seven points in a 94-72 victory over Potsdam (Dec. 8).

Prior to Geneseo: Played for Harborfields High School under head coach John Tampori … league champions 2013-2017 … county champions in 2016 … among the Top 50 played on Long Island in 2015 and 2016 … named all-league 2014-2017 … named all-conference and first team all-county … earned First Team All-Long Island honors … named Third Team All-NYS.

Personal: Alexander “Alex” Karas Merhige was born in Huntington, N.Y. … raised in Greenlawn, N.Y. … parents are Susan and Ronald Merhige … has three siblings, Nicholas, Andrew and William … studying business administration … enjoys hanging out with friends, going to the beach, and playing video games … favorite professional sports team is the New York Giants … favorite professional athlete is Carmelo Anthony … started playing basketball in third grade with his brothers … credits his father with having the most influence on his athletic career because he brought him to every tournament and has always been there for him.

Recent Games
Feb 2 New Paltz W, 62-58
Feb 5 at Buffalo State L, 81-73
Feb 9 Brockport W, 77-76
Feb 12 at Brockport L, 88-67
Feb 15 Cortland W, 64-49
Feb 16 Oswego L, 69-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 17
Games started 16 10
Minutes 582 403
Minutes per game 24.3 23.7
FG 60-144 43-99
FG Pct 41.7 43.4
3PT 1-3 0-2
3PT Pct 33.3 0.0
FT 41-73 31-51
FT Pct 56.2 60.8
Off rebounds 33 23
Def rebounds 119 82
Total rebounds 152 105
Rebounds per game 6.3 6.2
Personal fouls 43 30
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 20 15
Turnovers 43 26
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 0.6
Steals 13 9
Blocks 36 27
Points 162 117
Points per game 6.8 6.9
Points per 40 min 11.1 11.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 at Houghton W, 81-46 1 24 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 4
Nov 16 vs. Thiel L, 69-54 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 17 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 63-58 1 30 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 27 Alfred W, 89-73 1 34 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
Nov 30 at Oswego L, 68-58 1 21 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 1 at Cortland L, 74-65 1 12 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 4 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 91-67 1 21 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 5-7 71.4 12
Dec 7 Potsdam W, 80-65 1 27 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Dec 8 Plattsburgh L, 65-57 1 27 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 5 at Morrisville L, 95-85 1 23 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 8 at Fredonia L, 91-84 1 23 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 8
Jan 11 at Oneonta L, 83-56 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 at New Paltz L, 76-73 - 16 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 16 Hamilton L, 68-43 - 27 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 1-6 16.7 5
Jan 22 Fredonia W, 71-62 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 25 at Potsdam L, 84-63 - 23 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 6
Jan 26 at Plattsburgh L, 78-64 - 27 7-10 70.0 0-1 0.0 2-7 28.6 16
Jan 29 Buffalo State L, 91-69 - 31 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 1 Oneonta L, 89-77 1 24 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 12
Feb 2 New Paltz W, 62-58 1 35 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 13
Feb 5 at Buffalo State L, 81-73 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Brockport W, 77-76 1 27 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 5-8 62.5 11
Feb 12 at Brockport L, 88-67 1 25 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 9
Feb 15 Cortland W, 64-49 1 35 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 16 Oswego L, 69-63 - 26 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 11
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 at Houghton W, 81-46 1 24 0 7 7 2 3 0.7 0 2 1 -
Nov 16 vs. Thiel L, 69-54 1 20 3 6 9 0 4 0.0 1 1 2 -
Nov 17 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 63-58 1 30 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 0 0
Nov 27 Alfred W, 89-73 1 34 3 9 12 1 3 0.3 0 2 3 -
Nov 30 at Oswego L, 68-58 1 21 3 5 8 0 2 0.0 1 3 1 0
Dec 1 at Cortland L, 74-65 1 12 2 1 3 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 4 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 91-67 1 21 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 1 1 3 -
Dec 7 Potsdam W, 80-65 1 27 3 5 8 1 2 0.5 1 2 4 -
Dec 8 Plattsburgh L, 65-57 1 27 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 0 2 2 -
Jan 5 at Morrisville L, 95-85 1 23 3 3 6 2 2 1.0 1 2 3 -
Jan 8 at Fredonia L, 91-84 1 23 2 3 5 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 -
Jan 11 at Oneonta L, 83-56 - 12 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 0 2 0 -
Jan 12 at New Paltz L, 76-73 - 16 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 16 Hamilton L, 68-43 - 27 0 6 6 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 22 Fredonia W, 71-62 - 12 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 25 at Potsdam L, 84-63 - 23 2 7 9 1 1 1.0 0 2 1 0
Jan 26 at Plattsburgh L, 78-64 - 27 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 0 2 1 -
Jan 29 Buffalo State L, 91-69 - 31 2 7 9 3 1 3.0 0 2 2 -
Feb 1 Oneonta L, 89-77 1 24 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 1 3 2 -
Feb 2 New Paltz W, 62-58 1 35 0 10 10 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 5 at Buffalo State L, 81-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Brockport W, 77-76 1 27 2 9 11 1 2 0.5 0 3 5 1
Feb 12 at Brockport L, 88-67 1 25 3 4 7 0 2 0.0 1 3 3 0
Feb 15 Cortland W, 64-49 1 35 0 9 9 2 3 0.7 3 1 1 -
Feb 16 Oswego L, 69-63 - 26 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 26 - 8.8 0.5-1.3 35.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7-1.0 70.4 1.7
2018-19 24 16 24.3 2.5-6.0 41.7 0.0-0.1 33.3 1.7-3.0 56.2 6.8
Total 50 16 16.2 1.4-3.6 40.4 0.0-0.1 20.0 1.2-2.0 60.0 4.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 26 - 228 12-34 35.3 0-2 0.0 19-27 70.4 43
2018-19 24 16 582 60-144 41.7 1-3 33.3 41-73 56.2 162
Total 50 16 810 72-178 40.4 1-5 20.0 60-100 60.0 205
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 26 - 8.8 2.1-6.0 35.3 0.0-0.4 0.0 3.3-4.7 70.4 7.5
2018-19 24 16 24.3 4.1-9.9 41.7 0.1-0.2 33.3 2.8-5.0 56.2 11.1
Total 50 16 16.2 3.6-8.8 40.4 0.0-0.2 20.0 3.0-4.9 60.0 10.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 26 - 8.8 0.6 1.6 2.2 0.9 0.0 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.3
2018-19 24 16 24.3 1.4 5.0 6.3 1.8 0.0 0.8 1.8 0.5 0.5 1.5
Total 50 16 16.2 1.0 3.2 4.2 1.3 0.0 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.3 0.9
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 26 - 228 16 41 57 24 1 14 18 0.8 3 7
2018-19 24 16 582 33 119 152 43 1 20 43 0.5 13 36
Total 50 16 810 49 160 209 67 2 34 61 0.6 16 43
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 26 - 8.8 2.8 7.2 10.0 4.2 0.2 2.5 3.2 0.8 0.5 1.2
2018-19 24 16 24.3 2.3 8.2 10.4 3.0 0.1 1.4 3.0 0.5 0.9 2.5
Total 50 16 16.2 2.4 7.9 10.3 3.3 0.1 1.7 3.0 0.6 0.8 2.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 16 24.3 2.5-6.0 41.7 0.0-0.1 33.3 1.7-3.0 56.2 6.8
Conference 17 10 23.7 2.5-5.8 43.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.8-3.0 60.8 6.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 7 27.7 2.7-6.1 44.8 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.4-3.6 65.0 7.8
Away 12 8 21.4 2.2-5.8 39.1 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.2-2.8 45.5 5.8
Neutral 1 1 20.0 3.0-8.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 6.0
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Wins 8 7 28.0 2.4-5.2 45.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.4-3.6 65.5 7.1
Losses 16 9 22.4 2.6-6.4 40.2 0.1-0.1 50.0 1.4-2.8 50.0 6.6
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November 5 5 25.8 2.2-5.4 40.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.8 44.4 5.2
December 4 4 21.8 2.5-6.0 41.7 0.2-0.2 100.0 2.0-2.8 72.7 7.3
January 9 2 21.6 2.1-4.8 44.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.9-2.4 36.4 5.1
February 6 5 28.7 3.3-8.3 40.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.5-5.2 67.7 10.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 16 582 60-144 41.7 1-3 33.3 41-73 56.2 162
Conference 17 10 403 43-99 43.4 0-2 0.0 31-51 60.8 117
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 7 305 30-67 44.8 0-1 0.0 26-40 65.0 86
Away 12 8 257 27-69 39.1 1-2 50.0 15-33 45.5 70
Neutral 1 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
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Wins 8 7 224 19-42 45.2 0-1 0.0 19-29 65.5 57
Losses 16 9 358 41-102 40.2 1-2 50.0 22-44 50.0 105
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November 5 5 129 11-27 40.7 0-0 - 4-9 44.4 26
December 4 4 87 10-24 41.7 1-1 100.0 8-11 72.7 29
January 9 2 194 19-43 44.2 0-1 0.0 8-22 36.4 46
February 6 5 172 20-50 40.0 0-1 0.0 21-31 67.7 61
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 16 24.3 4.1-9.9 41.7 0.1-0.2 33.3 2.8-5.0 56.2 11.1
Conference 17 10 23.7 4.3-9.8 43.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.1-5.1 60.8 11.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 7 27.7 3.9-8.8 44.8 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.4-5.2 65.0 11.3
Away 12 8 21.4 4.2-10.7 39.1 0.2-0.3 50.0 2.3-5.1 45.5 10.9
Neutral 1 1 20.0 6.0-16.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 12.0
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Wins 8 7 28.0 3.4-7.5 45.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.4-5.2 65.5 10.2
Losses 16 9 22.4 4.6-11.4 40.2 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.5-4.9 50.0 11.7
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November 5 5 25.8 3.4-8.4 40.7 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-2.8 44.4 8.1
December 4 4 21.8 4.6-11.0 41.7 0.5-0.5 100.0 3.7-5.1 72.7 13.3
January 9 2 21.6 3.9-8.9 44.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.6-4.5 36.4 9.5
February 6 5 28.7 4.7-11.6 40.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 4.9-7.2 67.7 14.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 16 24.3 1.4 5.0 6.3 1.8 0.0 0.8 1.8 0.5 0.5 1.5
Conference 17 10 23.7 1.4 4.8 6.2 1.8 0.1 0.9 1.5 0.6 0.5 1.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 27.7 1.1 6.3 7.4 2.3 0.1 1.0 1.7 0.6 0.6 1.5
Away 12 8 21.4 1.5 3.7 5.2 1.3 0.0 0.8 1.7 0.5 0.4 1.6
Neutral 1 1 20.0 3.0 6.0 9.0 2.0 - 0.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 1.0
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Wins 8 7 28.0 1.1 7.0 8.1 2.4 0.1 1.0 1.9 0.5 0.6 1.4
Losses 16 9 22.4 1.5 3.9 5.4 1.5 0.0 0.8 1.8 0.4 0.5 1.6
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November 5 5 25.8 2.0 6.4 8.4 1.4 0.0 0.6 2.6 0.2 0.4 1.8
December 4 4 21.8 1.3 2.8 4.0 2.8 - 0.3 1.5 0.2 0.8 1.3
January 9 2 21.6 1.2 4.0 5.2 1.1 0.0 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.2 1.2
February 6 5 28.7 1.2 6.7 7.8 2.5 0.2 1.0 1.8 0.5 1.0 1.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 16 582 33 119 152 43 1 20 43 0.5 13 36
Conference 17 10 403 23 82 105 30 1 15 26 0.6 9 27
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 305 12 69 81 25 1 11 19 0.6 7 16
Away 12 8 257 18 44 62 16 0 9 20 0.5 5 19
Neutral 1 1 20 3 6 9 2 - 0 4 0.0 1 1
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Wins 8 7 224 9 56 65 19 1 8 15 0.5 5 11
Losses 16 9 358 24 63 87 24 0 12 28 0.4 8 25
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November 5 5 129 10 32 42 7 0 3 13 0.2 2 9
December 4 4 87 5 11 16 11 - 1 6 0.2 3 5
January 9 2 194 11 36 47 10 0 10 13 0.8 2 11
February 6 5 172 7 40 47 15 1 6 11 0.5 6 11
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 16 24.3 2.3 8.2 10.4 3.0 0.1 1.4 3.0 0.5 0.9 2.5
Conference 17 10 23.7 2.3 8.1 10.4 3.0 0.1 1.5 2.6 0.6 0.9 2.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 27.7 1.6 9.0 10.6 3.3 0.1 1.4 2.5 0.6 0.9 2.1
Away 12 8 21.4 2.8 6.8 9.6 2.5 0.0 1.4 3.1 0.5 0.8 3.0
Neutral 1 1 20.0 6.0 12.0 18.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 2.0 2.0
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Wins 8 7 28.0 1.6 10.0 11.6 3.4 0.2 1.4 2.7 0.5 0.9 2.0
Losses 16 9 22.4 2.7 7.0 9.7 2.7 0.0 1.3 3.1 0.4 0.9 2.8
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November 5 5 25.8 3.1 9.9 13.0 2.2 0.0 0.9 4.0 0.2 0.6 2.8
December 4 4 21.8 2.3 5.1 7.4 5.1 0.0 0.5 2.8 0.2 1.4 2.3
January 9 2 21.6 2.3 7.4 9.7 2.1 0.0 2.1 2.7 0.8 0.4 2.3
February 6 5 28.7 1.6 9.3 10.9 3.5 0.2 1.4 2.6 0.5 1.4 2.6