Carl Engstrom
Carl Engstrom


Ystad, Sweden

High School:
Sydskanska Gymnasiet

Height / Weight:
7-1 / 265



Carl Engstrom to Depart Men's Basketball Program

Redshirt junior will explore professional options in Europe


Men's Basketball Beats Arkansas in Regular Season Finale, 83-58

Senior guard Trevor Releford led the way on Senior Day with 24 points, passing Jerry Harper (1953-56) for 5th on the Crimson Tide's all-time scoring list with 1,862 points


Men's Basketball Beats Robert Morris, 64-56

Alabama was led by senior guard Trevor Releford's 18 points along with sophomore guard Retin Obasohan's 12 points


Men's Basketball wins NIT Opener over Stillman, 102-65

Junior guard Levi Randolph led the Crimson Tide with 17 points


Carl Engstrom Out For Season With Torn ACL, MCL

Junior center had surgery on left knee Tuesday morning


Player Profiles: Carl Engstrom

Player Profiles: Carl Engstrom


USATSPI: Alabama vs. Georgia - 01/11/14

USATSPI: Alabama vs. Georgia - 01/11/14


02.23.12 MBB vs. Arkansas

02.23.12 MBB vs. Arkansas


No. 16 Alabama vs. Maryland

Played from San Juan, Puerto Rico

2013-14 (Senior)

Played in 31 games making 10 starts, nine of which came against SEC opponents ... finished second on team in field goal percentage, connecting on 20-of-37 shots from the floor ... one of three winners of the student-athlete award ... scored a career-high 11 points and tied a career-high of eight rebounds against Stillman (11/18) ... had eight points, five rebounds and two blocked shots in a career-best 25 minutes vs. Robert Morris (1/4).

2012-13 (Junior)

Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... suffered a left knee during the Cincinnati game on Dec. 1 and missed the remainder of the 2012-13 season ... had surgery to repair a torn ACL and MCL in the knee on Dec. 11 ... made first start of season against Charleston Southern and responded with six points and a career-best eight rebounds ... had four points, three rebounds and three blocks vs. Lamar ... had four points in 13 minutes vs. West Alabama ... played 16 minutes in the win over South Dakota State and finished with two points and three boards.

2011-12 (Sophomore)

Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... played in 25 games making one start ... first career start vs. Alabama A&M ... played 15 or more minutes six times during the season ... scored two points and collected a pair of rebounds in the SEC Tournament win over South Carolina ... career-high four blocked shots in win over Mississippi State ... scored a career-high seven points and matched a career high with seven rebounds against Tennessee ... logged 18 minutes and scored four points at LSU ... scored four points with a block in seven minutes against Auburn ... scored a bucket and recorded an assist in four minutes at home against LSU ... recorded a block in eight minutes against Oklahoma State ... made his first career start against Alabama A&M and hauled in a career-high seven rebounds before fouling out ... counted on to play 15 solid minutes against Maryland and collected five rebounds ... played 10 minutes and finished with two points and four rebounds against Oakland.

2010-11 (Freshman)

Named SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll ... played in 21 games and averaged 5.3 minutes per game during first season ... scored his first collegiate points on dunk against Florida A&M in the season opener ... had five rebounds against Alabama A&M in 17 minutes ... had two points and a steal against Lipscomb ... played in all of Alabama's NIT games ... hit the court in three SEC games ... competed for Swedish U20 national team at the European Championships over the summer ... averaged 5.3 points and 4.1 rebounds in eight games for Sweden ... played more than 22 minutes a game in that tournament ... had eight points and two rebounds against Slovenia then seven points and 10 boards against Greece to help Sweden place ninth.

Before Alabama

Played basketball for less than two seasons before joining the Tide ... member of the Swedish U20 national team that competed in the 2010 European Championships ... in that international competition he helped the squad finish second, averaging 3.1 points and 3.4 rebounds in eight games ... had 10 points and six rebounds in win over Hungary and finished the tourney shooting 56 percent ... as a member of the Swedish U18 team, averaged 4.1 points and 6.0 rebounds in 21 minutes of action while leading the team to its first gold medal ... one of the top team handball players in Sweden before focusing solely on basketball, winning Nordic Championships in both sports.


Born Sept. 26, 1991 ... the son of Bertil and Kerstin Engstrom ... is majoring in general health studies.