Alex Wheat, Jr.
Graduated from Utah State in the spring of 2014 with a degree in sociology ... Joined the Chanticleers prior to fall camp and will have one year of eligibility.
2013 (Jr.): Played in five games and made his first career reception for nine yards against Weber State (9/14).
2012 (So.): Played in four games ... Did not record any statistics.
Junior College: Played wide receiver at Palomar (Calif.) College, redshirting one season ... Earned second team All-Southern Conference honors after tallying 47 receptions for 854 yards (18.2 ypg) and 11 touchdowns om 2011.
High School: Posted 18 receptions for 228 yards (12.7 ypc) with one touchdown during his senior season ... Also a three-year letterwinner in basketball and two-year letterwinner in track & field ... Placed second in the triple jump at the Region 6-5A meet and qualified for the state meet as a senior after finishing third as a junior ... Earned MVP honors of the KSA Holiday Basketball Tournament in senior season ... Is the nephew of Ted Ginn, Jr., wide receiver and kick returner for the Arizona Cardinals.