Name: Jarrett Cox
School: Lakota East
Claim to fame: Everyone knows me as “$wizzy”
Bet you didn’t know: I am a rapper
Toughest opponent/why: Gate City. Best D-I players we will play this season
Favorite book: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Favorite movie: Friday
Favorite TV show: Blue Mountain State
Favorite musical artist/song: Migos/Wrist Thunderstorm
Favorite pro athlete/why: Kevin Durant. I aspire to be like him on and off the court.
Favorite smell: Homemade cookies
Favorite home-cooked meal: Chicken and rice
Game-day rituals: I don’t put lotion directly on hands or I will play terrible.
Person who would play me in a movie/why: Bryshere “Yazz the Greatest” Gray, because he is multi-talented and his style is lit.
Words you live by: “If nobody will help you, do it alone.” — Michael Jordan
Biggest influence/why: My parents — they’ve raised me up right and taught me how to live respectfully.
I am most annoyed by: Passive-aggressive statements
I can’t live without: My mom
Most embarrassing moment: Missing the free throw to beat Mason my sophomore year, then losing in OT
In 10 years, I’ll be: Playing professional basketball
Best thing about basketball: Seeing the grind pay off
Worst thing about basketball: Having to stay in perfect shape during the offseason
Vegetable I just won’t eat: Eggplant
Favorite junk food: Pizza
Favorite school subject: Sociology
Last DVD or video game I bought: COD: World War II
Person whose brain you’d like to pick: LeBron James
Love to trade places for a day with: Kevin Hart
When I’m bored, I like to: Make songs
Worst habit: Being sarcastic at all times
On your bedroom walls: Newspaper articles about my team, a Fathead of myself, paper outlines of my scholarships, and notes from my future coaches at Fairmont State
Talent I’d most like to have: Martial arts