Alex Talma
24
POS: Forward (F)
DOB: July 5, 1994
HT: 207cm (6’8)
WT: 111kg (244lbs)
College: Biola University

Alex Talma grew up in Auckland, where he played for Westlake Boys High School. After graduating high school, he travelled to the US where he spent his rookie year at Texas A&M International and then for the rest of his college career in La Mirada, California attending Biola University. Talma’s first season came in 2016 where he played all 32 games for the Eagles at high efficiency, averaging just over 8 points per game in limited minutes and had a season best 21 points in a win over Shepard. His next season, Talma started 27 games, averaging 10.6 points and 6.9 rebounds-per-game and earned NCCAA All-region second team honours. In Alex’s senior year he again improved ending the season averaging 12.2 points and 8.4 rebounds-per-game while leading the team in rebounds for the second year straight. Alex studied business at Biola and wants to enter a career in marketing management and eventually start his own business.

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Full name: Alexander Talma
Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
College: Biola University
Fun Facts:
  • Favourite Food? Mexican
  • Favourite Off Court Activity? Going to the Beach
  • Favourite Music Genre? Hip Hop
  • Person who has influenced my basketball the most? Family
  • Signature Basketball Move? Hook Shot
  • Favourite Drill? Mikan
  • Least Favourite Drill? Sets of 4
  • Current Favourite NBA Team: LA Lakers
  • Current Favourite NBA Player and Why? Steven Adams - tough, smart and unselfish

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