ⓘ Xavier Alexander


ⓘ Xavier Alexander

Xavier Alexander is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Singapore Slingers of the ASEAN Basketball League. He played college basketball for the George Washington University and Southern Nazarene University.


1. High school career

Alexander attended Midwest City High School in Midwest City, Oklahoma. As a senior, he averaged 23.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game, helping the Bombers post a 27–1 record in 2006–07.


2. College career

George Washington

In his freshman season at George Washington, Alexander played 23 games, averaging 4.0 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1.1 steals per game. In his sophomore season, he played 13 games, averaging 3.5 points, 3.2 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.1 steals per game.

Southern Nazarene

In 2009, Alexander transferred to Southern Nazarene University. In his junior season, he was named to the All-NAIA D1 first team. In 31 games, he averaged 13.0 points, 6.7 rebounds, 3.6 assists, 1.1 blocks and 1.3 steals per game. In his senior season, he earned All-Sooner Athletic Conference first team and NAIA All-American honors. In 32 games, he averaged 17.7 points, 6.6 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.2 steals per game.


3. Professional career

Alexander went undrafted in the 2011 NBA draft. On November 3, 2011, he was selected in the eighth round of the 2011 NBA D-League draft by the Tulsa 66ers.

On August 9, 2012, he signed with Siarka Tarnobrzeg of Poland for the 2012–13 season.

In November 2013, he was reacquired by the Tulsa 66ers.

On November 4, 2014, he was acquired by the Oklahoma City Blue.

On October 4, 2015, Alexander signed with the Singapore Slingers of the ASEAN Basketball League.

Alexander signs with the Singapore Slingers for a 5th consecutive season since 2015.