Meet Your Islanders: Kevin Lynch, Men's Basketball
Kevin Lynch is a sophomore on the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Due to an injury before the 2011-12 season he was forced to sit out the majority of the season. During his high school career, Lynch averaged 16 points and nine rebounds a game. Throughout his career at Rockport-Fulton High School he was an All-District selection and All-State recognition and helped lead his team to the playoffs.
Read what Lynch had to say to GoIslanders.com.
Q: What do you like most about your coach?
A: Honesty, he's honest with us about everything what we are doing right and wrong. He's dedicated to getting us to be the best that we can be.
Q: Do you have any pre-game rituals?
A: I say a prayer before every game and listen to music.
Q: What do you do when you're not playing basketball?
A: I like to hang out with my teammates and friends, play basketball, video games and watch movies.
Q: What are your expectations for the season to come?
A: After overcoming my injury I just want to stay healthy. I'm looking forward to playing quite a bit and being able to contribute to the team's goal of winning games.
Q: If you could take a trip anywhere where would you go?
A: I would go to Lake Tahoe. I went when I was a little kid and would like to go again.
Q: How would your teammate's best describe you?
A: The funny guy that's always there.
Q: What would you say is your most memorable game?
A: The first game I got to play in since high school against Texas A&M. It was a big deal for me getting back on the court. It was a great feeling.
Q: Do you have any nicknames?
A: Big Kev
Q: Who would you say is your favorite basketball player?
A: Kevin Love