Hot Seat: Tyler White

Tyler White



Communication Studies Major

Tyler White has appeared in all 23 games for the Norse this season, averaging 9.3 points per game and 26 minutes. He scored a season-high 24 points against Morehead State on Dec.19, where he played 35 minutes. But, what else do you know about Tyler?

Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?

A: Any type of pasta.

Q: Do you have any sports-related superstitions?

A: Before every game, I usually get in the shower then listen to music.

Q: What would be your best achievement to date?

A: None personally, but I’d like to win in conference play and win a conference tournament.

Q: What is the number one song on your iPod?

A: Meek Mill’s “Monster.”

Q: Who is your celebrity crush?

A: Either Amber Rose or Beyonce.

Q: If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?

A: Probably buy my mom a house or a car or something like that.

Q: What scares you the most?

A: Thinking about injuries.

Q: What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?

A: Cookies and Cream.

Q: What is your dream vacation destination?

A: LA. I like California.

Q: What other sport do you wish you were equally as good at?

A: I used to play football, so football.

Q: What is your favorite TV show or movie?

A: My favorite movie would be “Sebastian Telfair: Through the Fire,” a documentary on Sebastian Telfair, a basketball player.

Q: What is your favorite holiday? Why?

A: My favorite holiday is Christmas; the gifts and just being able to go home and hang around my family.

Q: What are your hobbies outside of basketball?

A: I like to listen to music, hang out with my friends, buy shoes and eat.