Import spotlight: interview with jordon granger
With the start of the 2018 BigV season just around the corner, Energy Basketball caught up with United States Divison 1 Men’s import Jordon Granger to find out more about him!
Jordon Granger is 6ft 8in tall (2.03 metres), and weighs in at just under 100kgs. He played college basketball for Auburn University Tigers between 2012 and 2016, graduating with a degree in Public Administration. In his senior year, he averaged 4.7pts, 2.3rebs and 21.5 minutes per game, playing in all 31 games of the season. Jordon shot at 43.8% from the field and 64.7% from the three-line for the Tigers in 2016. A versatile player, Jordon played both small forward and power forward at college, and Energy D1M coach Jason Sutherland is looking forward to Jordon’s ability to play just about anywhere on the court.
Are you an early bird or a night owl?
Fried Catfish and Spaghetti
Pain in Full
Rick and Morty
You shape your own reality
How old were you when you started playing basketball?
What is your greatest sport moment?
Playing professional basketball
Do you have any pre-game ritual or superstitions? What are they?
I have to talk to my ancestors and the Orishas
When you aren’t practicing basketball, what could we find you doing?
When you first met Coach Jason Sutherland, what did you think?
He’s a knowledgeable guy.
What is your home town famous for?
What is the most interesting place you’ve visited?
Name something you want to do while you’re in Australia?
Go to the shopping malls
If you could give aspiring basketballers one piece of advice, what would it be?
Never let someone else keep you from doing what you desire to do