• 2017-18 Record: 5-2
  • 2017-18 Ranking: RV
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 1990
  • NCAA Sweet 16: 2016, 2015, 2014, 1990
  • NCAA Elite Eight: 2014
  • UAA Championships: 2016, 2015, 2013, 1990, 1989

Adam Gigax

Adam Gigax

Junior Adam Gigax topped the Emory men's basketball team in scoring in helping the Eagles to a pair of UAA road wins. 

The 6-foot-7 Gigax averaged 23.5 points and 5.0 rebounds in decisions over Case Western Reserve and Carnegie Mellon. He shot 50 percent (16 of 32) from the floor, including 40 percent (6 of 15) from three-point range, and drained nine-of-10 from the stripe.

In a 91-81 victory over the Spartans of CWRU, Gigax topped all players with 31 points, his eighth outing of 20 or more points this year, knocking down 10-of-18 field goals, five-of-six treys and all six free throw opportunities.  His totaled 20 second-half points in helping Emory outpoint Case by a 52-39 margin. In addition, he grabbed a game-best eight rebounds.  He followed that performance with a 16-point afternoon in a 93-77 outcome against Carnegie Mellon, the squad's second-highest total and his 14th double-digit contest this year.

Through 16 games, Gigax is scoring at a 19.4 per-game clip, tops on the UAA ladder.