Deontae Cole has played in all 20 games for the Norse this season, where he averages 12.4 minutes and 4.1 points per game. The Toledo, Ohio native scored a career-high 15 points on Dec. 14 against UC-Clermont in his first career start, and he has started every game since. But what else do you know about Deontae?
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Chicken Alfredo
Q: Do you have any sports-related superstitions?
A: No, not really!
Q: What would be your best achievement to date?
A: Probably making it to the state final four in high school in the state of Ohio.
Q: What is the number one song on your iPod?
A: I listen to a little bit of everything, but if I had to pick, probably “I Don’t Get Tired” by Kevin Gates.
Q: Who is your celebrity crush?
A: Lauren London
Q: If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
A: Buy my mom a house.
Q: What scares you the most? Why?
A: Snakes. I’m terrified of snakes. I just watch a lot of animal planet and I see people get bit a lot.
Q: What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
A: Reese’s Pieces
Q: What is your dream vacation destination?
A: Probably the Caribbean islands.
Q: What other sport do you wish you were equally as good at?
Q: What is your favorite TV show or movie?
A: I love Criminal Minds.
Q: What is your favorite holiday? Why?
A: Christmas because I get to see my family, people get together, open presents, and I get to eat a big breakfast.
Q: What are your hobbies outside of basketball?
A: Watch Netflix and pretty much just hang with friends.