Agustin Ambrosino Athlete Profile

#5 Agustin Ambrosino

Position: Forward Height: 6-8 Weight: 225 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2012-2013 Hometown: Cordoba, Argentina Last School: Salt Lake Community College

Personal

  • Parents are Nestor Ambrosino and Maria Alejandra Noriega
  • His father Nestor played minor league basketball in Argentina
  • Has two sisters
  • Enjoys watching movies, listening to music and watching any kind of sports, including soccer, tennis and volleyball

Before BYU

  • Played at Salt Lake Community College for Todd Phillips in 2011-12
  • Averaged 9.6 points and 5.3 rebounds while shooting .498 from the field, .438 from three and .778 from the free throw line as SLCC went 22-9
  • Posted season highs of 22 points and 10 rebounds
  • Earned All-SWAC honors
  • Played at Gulf Coast State College as a freshman where he averaged 5.8 points and 2.8 rebounds while shooting .463 from the field and .415 from three
  • Prepped at San Jose School in his hometown of Cordoba


2012-2013 | Junior Year

  • Played in 31 games in his first season with BYU
  • Scored in double figures once with 14 points against Eastern New Mexico
  • Was the team’s leading rebounder once with 8 against ENMU
  • Posted season highs of 14 points (vs. ENMU), 8 rebounds (vs. ENMU), 2 assists (three times), 1 steal (3 times) and 1 block (twice)
  • Averaged 1.8 points, 1.4 rebounds, 0.3 assists, and shot .385 from the field and .324 from three
  • Played in wins over Georgia State, Utah, Virginia Tech and 10 WCC opponents