Ebony Shaw to be Featured at Texas-Arlington Game Tuesday
Dec. 1, 2003
UP CLOSE WITH Ebony Shaw
Nicknames: "Ebo" or "E. Shaw"
Why do you wear the No. 30? When I was young, I wanted No. 21 like my father wore in college, but I let a friend of
Favorite songs: "I Ain't Mad at Cha'" by Tupac Shakur and "Nothing Really Matters" by Lauryn Hill
Favorite TV shows: "Martin" and "I Love Lucy"
Favorite class at TCU: Sociology
Favorite junk foods: Nutrageous candy bar and beef jerky
Favorite Coach Mittie quote: "Get on the line!"
Most impressive person you know: My mother-I hope I can be a great mother like her when I have kids some day.
Persons in history you'd like to meet: Martin Luther King, Jr., and Tupac Shakur
First thing you'd do if you were head coach for a day: Make everybody run lines for at least 20 minutes
Person you'd most like to trade places with for a day: Sheryl Swoopes
Teammate who makes you laugh the most: Kim Ortega
Person who has most influenced your career in athletics: My father and brother
Most memorable moment in sports: Winning TCU's first conference tournament in 2001
Best player you've ever faced: Diana Taurasi (UConn)
Craziest ambition: Learning to fly an airplane
One thing you wish you were better at: Mathematics
Favorite sport besides basketball: Track and field
One possession you'd keep if you lost all but one: The Bible
Team you'd most like to see added to the schedule: UConn
Favorite ESPN SportsCenter highlight: Michael Jordan's game-winning shot against the Utah Jazz to win his sixth NBA
Championship in 1998
Your best friend on another college team: DeeDee Favors of Northwestern (La.)
If there were a movie about your life, what would it be called: "Love and Basketball II"
The actress that would play the part of you in "Love and Basketball II": Sanaa Lathan
A place you've always wanted to visit but never had the chance: Jamaica
What motivates you? The thought of a better life for myself and my family
Why you chose to attend TCU: I really bonded with the players and coaches
What you've learned since coming to TCU: The real meaning of hard work
The best thing about playing basketball for the Lady Frogs: The national exposure and playing teams I watched when I was young
Teammate who will be the biggest surprise in 2003-04: Natasha Lacy