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Alex Boy
Alex  Boy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Beach, Calif.

Last College:
Long Beach City College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Punter

Experience:
2V


12/10/2016

24 Wolf Pack student-athletes receive degrees today

Two former student-athletes return to finish their studies.

11/30/2016

Butler wins Pack’s Golden Helmet Award as team MVP

Junior RB also is team's Outstanding Offensive Player

11/19/2016

Gangi's TD completes comeback; Nevada tops Utah State 38-37

01/09/2015

Fajardo wins Golden Helmet as Nevada Football's MVP

McNeal is team's Outstanding Defensive Player

12/02/2014

Nine football players earn All-Mountain West honors

Hekking, Seau, Gipson, Galas and Boy all named to the second team.

NEVADA
SENIOR (2016) – Finished his career as one of the best punters in Nevada history … Ranks third all-time at Nevada in three different categories: punts (175), punting yards (7,576) and punting average (43.3) … His season average of 43.7 yards per punt is sixth-best in a single season at Nevada and was the 22nd-best average in the nation … Hit a career-long punt of 71 yards during the season opener against Cal Poly (9/2) … Punted 51 times on the year for 2,230 yards … Recorded 14 punts of 50 yards or longer, had 17 land inside the 20 yard line, 17 fair catches, seven touchbacks and none of his punts were blocked … Punted a season-high seven times at Notre Dame (9/10) with four of them inside the 20, which was also a season-high … His single-game, season-high average was 52.3 yards per punt against Wyoming (10/22) … Punted at least twice in all 12 games of the season … Hit at least one 50-yard punt in all but three games … Began the year on the Ray Guy preseason watch list … Accepted an invitation to play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl … Appeared in all 12 games of the season … Pack’s special teams player of the week following the Utah State game … Named Nevada’s outstanding special teams player … Letter winner.

JUNIOR (2015) - Played in all 13 games as Nevada’s starting punter in the regular season, averaging 42 yards per punt … Was named a Ray Guy Award candidate on Oct. 30 … Punted 65 times in the season for 2,732 yards with 18 punts downed inside the 20 and 11 punts of over 50 yards … Ranked fifth in the Mountain West and 48th in FBS with his 42.0 punting average during the regular season … Ranks fourth in program history in punts in a single season (65), third in total punt yards and sixth in punt yard average … Tallied his best performance of the season against Arizona with a 63-yard punt and a season-best 47.0 average with eight punts in the game … Blasted a career-best 68-yard punt at Texas A&M with five punts downed inside the 20-yard line … Was named Nevada’s special teams player of the week after the Pack’s win at Buffalo … In the preseason, was named to the Sporting News’ Preseason All-Mountain West First Team, Athlon Sports All-MW First Team and Phil Steele’s Preseason All-MW Fourth Team … Letter winner.

SOPHOMORE (2014) - Earned second team All-Mountain West honors in his first season as a starting collegiate punter … Named to Phil Steele’s All-Mountain West Third Team … Ranked 11th in the FBS in punting … Closed the regular season as the Mountain West’s top punter, averaging 44.3 yards per punt … Punted 59 times with 18 punts of 50 yards or longer and 19 punts downed inside the 20 … Posted three punts of 60 yards or longer with a career-best 62-yard punt at Air Force … Letter winner.

FRESHMAN (2013) - Walked on and redshirted his first year with the Wolf Pack.

PRIOR TO NEVADA - Played one season under head coach Mike Reisbig at Long Beach City College.

HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered in football at Lakewood HS for head coach Thadd McNeal … First Team All-Moore League punter as a senior and was also a two-time All-League performer as a kicker.

PERSONAL - Chose Nevada because its great academic and football programs and it’s close to home … Enjoys playing frisbee golf, going to Lake Tahoe, golfing and hanging out with friends in his spare time … Chose Nevada over Fresno State, Utah State and Washington … Obtained a degree in kinesiology.

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