Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Pittsburgh - Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018
Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Notre Dame - Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018
Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Miami - Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018
Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Georgia - Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017
Georgia Tech men's basketball at Wofford, December 6, 2017, Richardson Indoor Stadium (photos by Mike Slade)
Three-star prospect described as a tough, gritty, pass-first point guard ... Ranked the No. 9 player in the state of New York and No. 33 in the nation at his position by ESPN ... Follows a pair of legendary New York point guards into the Tech program -- Kenny Anderson (1989-91) and Stephon Marbury (1995-96).
2017-18 - Game-by-Game Statistics
Started all eight games as Tech's primary point guard, ranks ninth in the ACC at 34.2 minutes per game, having played as many as 39 minutes twice and 40 minutes at Wofford ... Has team-high 29 assists (3.6 per game) ... At least three assists in every game until Tennessee, high of six vs. Texas-Rio Grande Valley ... Ranks second among ACC freshmen in assists (3.6), steals (1.9), fifth in scoring (13.9) and seventh in rebounds (5.0) ... Shot the ball well from the field (46.2 percent) and the foul line (80 percent) ... Scored season-best 22 points against Grambling State (20 in second half as Tech rallied from behind) ... Scored 19 points against North Texas (7-9 FG, 2-4 on 3s, 3-3 FT) ... Double digits scoring in five games ... Snared season high of seven rebounds three times
Named New York City Catholic League player of the year as a junior in 2015-16, led Christ the King, the No. 19 team in the nation entering the 2016-17 season, to the New York City title twice ... Averaged 17 points and 6.5 assists per game as a junior ... Posted the first quadruple-double in school history (18 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists, 10 steals) ... Led his AAU team, the New York Rens, to the Peach Jam quarterfinals in the summer of 2016, averaging 11 points and five assists.
Full name is Jose Alvarado ... Born April 12, 1998 in Brooklyn ... Son of Jose and Odilian Alvarado ... Has a younger brother, Jeremy ... Began playing basketball at age 9 ... Enjoys listening to music ... Enrolled in the Literature, Media and Communications program at Tech.