Mac Engel: How Alex Caruso went from a Texas A&M ball boy to a Lakers fan favorite who's a win away from an NBA title

FORT WORTH, Texas — He doesn’t look like he belongs on the floor, but sleep on the balding white dude and you’ll find yourself co-starring on the wrong end of a viral video.Alex Caruso is the guy you didn’t realize is a Texan who played at Texas A&M and is now a staple of the Los Angeles Lakers’ bench mob.He’s the guy who doesn’t get picked in a pickup game because of racial stereotypes, and then goes out and embarrasses everyone on the court.“If you were not ready he was going to dunk right on you. Those videos you see now? We got used to those all the time,” said Caruso’s former A&M teammate…

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