January 28, 2011King of the Court
We sat down with three year King of the Court veteran and Jackson Polar Bear Evan Bailey for a little question and answer session. Evan is currently the lone freshman playing varsity for the defending State Champions.
Question- Why do you play with King of the Court? We have a good time together and we win a lot.
Question- What part of your game makes you special? My shooting and I hustle.
Question- What are some of your goals for this season? Get some playing time, win the Federal League Championship, and then win the State Championship.
Question- Do you have any other athletes in your family? Yes, both my mom and dad played in college. My dad played basketball at Navy and Pitt and my mom played volleyball.
Question- Who is the best player you have played against? There are two- Jared Sullinger and Aaron Craft
Question- Give me a quote from one of your coaches that motivate you. "Don't give up! Don't ever give up!" Jimmy Valvano
Question- What classes do you enjoy? Math (Algebra2) and Science
Question- What was the last book you read? The Odyssey by Homer
Question- What team do you want to beat this AAU season? King James
Question- What advice would you give a young player? Keep working hard no matter what. Something good will happen.
What the KOTC coaches say about Evan- "He is a player you never ever have to tell to go hard and he never backs down"