June 28, 2012

Q&A: Get to Know Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Darren Brunson

GoIslanders.com caught up with Assistant Coach Darren Brunson off the court with a Q&A: 

GI: What does it mean to be a part of the Islanders women's basketball family?

DB: I think it means something special to me. Where I get to actually come in and help build a program. So I'm excited about that. 

GI: What are you most looking forward to this season?

DB: Winning 

GI: What is one word to describe yourself?

DB: Special 

GI: Growing up who was your sports idol?

DB: Roger Staubach 

GI: Favorite arena/place to coach in?

DB: HemisFair Arena 

GI: What is your favorite quote?

DB: "Get it done." 

GI: What is your favorite sport to watch other than basketball?

DB: There's another sport besides basketball? (laughs) … football. 

GI: Biggest sports icon or celebrity you have ever met?

DB: Magic Johnson and George Gervin

GI: Favorite place to eat on the road while recruiting?

DB: McDonalds 

GI: What is one random fact about you that most people don't know?

DB: I'm ex-military. 

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