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#33 Alexander Robinson
Position: Running Back
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 182
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
High School: De La Salle
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Alexander Robinson
Release: 08/10/2007

Awards and Honors:
2010 Co-captain ... 2009, 2010 Pete Taylor MVP Award recipient ... 2009 Ray Scott Award recipient ... 2009 Honorable mention All-Big 12 (AP, coaches) ... 2009 Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 26) ... Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (F07, F09).

Only the fifth Iowa State back to reach more than 3,000 yards in career rushing ... his 3,309 yards rushing ranks fourth in school history ... his 27 career rushing TDs tie him for sixth in school history ... his 4,114 all-purpose yards ranks third in school history ... finished career with 13 100-yard games which ties for fourth in school history ... gained 101 yards on career-high 32 carries against Nebraska ... it was his third-straight 100-yard game, the second time in his career that he posted three-straight 100-yard games ... ran up 117 yards rushing and a TD against Kansas to become the fifth Iowa State tailback to reach the 3,000-yard plateau ... had huge game at No. 22 Texas, rushing for 120 yards on 24 carries and two touchdowns as ISU beat the Longhorns for the first time in school history ... it was his seventh career contest with two or more rushing TDs ... also had two receptions for 23 yards against Texas ... against Texas Tech, ran for 103 yards on 12 carries with one TD ... 65-yard dash against the Red Raiders was his longest of the season ... opened the season rushing 19 times for 97 yards, including a 63-yard TD run in win over Northern Illinois ... his six catches against Iowa equalled a career high.

Third in the Big 12 and 25th nationally in rushing, averaging 99.6 yards per game and 5.2 yards per carry ... is the 12th Cyclone to record 1,000 yards in a season (1,195) ... that effort ranks 11th in ISU rushing history ... 1,456 all-purpose yards ranks seventh in school single-season history ... became the 13th player in ISU history to rush for over 2,000 career yards, passing the milestone against Oklahoma State ... voted Pete Taylor MVP Award as season’s end as team’s MVP ... was also honored with Ray Scott Award as team’s best offensive skill players ... was the offensive MVP of the Insight Bowl, rushing for 137 yards on 22 carries and made two catches for 20 yards ... threw a TD pass to Jake Williams at Missouri on his second career pass attempt ... missed the Nebraska game with a groin injury ... became first Cyclone since 2000 (Ennis Haywood) to have three consecutive games of 100 rushing yards (vs. Iowa, Kent State, Army) ... ran for 138 yards and caught a 20-yard touchdown pass against Colorado ... gained 51 yards against Oklahoma State, while also catching a 45-yard touchdown pass ... ran for 76 yards against Texas A&M ... ran 19 times for 83 yards against Baylor, despite sitting out much of the second half ... despite playing with a groin injury, rushed for 152 yards and two scores at Kansas ... also caught a 54-yard pass against the Jayhawks to set up ISU’s first score of the game ... rushed for 47 yards in limited action against Kansas State ... 22 carry, 129-yard performance against Army ... had 68-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, the longest rush of his career  ... has six 100-yard rushing games in his career ... also caught first career touchdown pass against the Black Knights ... ran for 143 yards and a score against Kent State ... rushed for 100 yards against Iowa ... gained 83 yards and scored once against North Dakota State.

Rushed for 703 yards and six touchdowns in 11 games ... averaged 4.6 yards per carry ... earned third 100-yard game of his career with 101-yard, two-touchdown effort at Colorado ... broke off 67-yard scoring run against Nebraska ... averaged 79 yards per game over ISU's last six contests ... caught 17 passes for 160 yards.

Came on strong late in the season, rushing for 391 yards and six TDs on 95 carries over the last four games ... started the last three games ... rushed for 149 yards on 21 carries at Missouri, including 37-yard TD run, ISU’s longest rush of the season ... rushed for 127 yards and two TDs on 29 carries vs. CU ... was team’s leading rusher with 465 yards on 118 carries and six touchdowns ... also caught 23 passes for 167 yards.

High School:
Tallied 2,340 rushing yards on only 201 carries as a senior, scoring 31 touchdowns ...first-team all-state selection as a senior.

Born May 7, 1988, in Minneapolis, Minn.  ... son of Arlene and Antonio Robinson .... business management major.



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