Bryce Alford wiki, bio, team, salary, girlfriend, height, UCLA
Bryce Alford is known across America as a college basketball player who plays for the team UCLA Bruins. He set a state single-season scoring record and also was named as the state’s top school players as a senior in his high school. He also got named as the top freshman in the Pac-12 Conference in his first ever season with UCLA. He then set a record for the most three points. His father’s name is Steve Alford who is also a former basketball player and currently the coach for UCLA. He was born in the year 1995, 18th January, currently 20 years of age. He is 1.91 meters in height. His bio includes following details.
His mother’s name is Tanya Alford. When he was about five years old he used to sit in his locker room and stood beside him at the time of news conferences. He went to the La Cueva High School situated at Albuquerque in New Mexico. He broke a 50 years old record of New Mexico High School by recording a phenomenal 1,050 points in a single season. HE averaged 37.7 points backed up with 6.4 assists, 2.6 steals and 8.5 rebounds and led his fleet to 22-6 victory. He was named as the New Mexico’s Gatorade Player of the Year for that very season. Because og his extra-ordinary performance, he was awarded with the Parade All- American honors. He also participated in the USA Basketball’s training camp for 2013 FIBA Under-19 World Championship.
HE accepted the Athletic scholarship from the New Mexico where his father used to coach but his father became coach at UCLA of NFL and Alford followed him to the team though UCLA barely accepted the players below five or four stars; Alford was at most a three star player. His father Steve has salary of abour $2.6 million per year.
In the first season of 2013-14, he got groomed by his father, who was also a coach to be the backup point guard for the team behind Kyle Anderson. He started the season very slowly where he averaged only five points out of 37.9 percent of shoots during the first six games. The fans of UCLA questioning the role of Alford in comparison to the fans favorite, LaVina. HE cited two different games which helped him gather some confidence which was an eighteen point game early during the season in the Las Vegas and a 20 point performance in the Pac-12 season opener in a game against USC which was followed by scoreless games against Alabama.
In the year 2014, 27th February, he scored 31 points in an 87-83 double overtime losses in their home Oregon as the stars Anderson and Jordan Adams were suspended. He became the first UCLA freshman after Don MacLean in the year 1988, who was able to exceed 30 points in a single game. He averaged 8 points backed up with 2.8 assists in 23 minutes per game and also was named as the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team. He along with LaVine was named as the Bruins’ top Freshmen.
He broke the record of Bruins’ single season record for his three pointers which was held for eight years. Some people might wonder that Alford should have been at MMA or UFC because majority of his college career has been spent on “breaking” and “annihilation” of records. He seems to have a girlfriend whose name is Katie Austin who is a fitness instructor.