Meet Men’s Basketball’s Gabe Rogers

Meet Men’s Basketball’s Gabe Rogers

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Redshirt freshman Gabe Rogers is making a big impact in his first season on the court as a member of the Lumberjack basketball team. He has seen action in 15 games with 12 starts and averaged 8.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. He has tallied double figures six times, resetting career single game best four times this season with a single best of 17 points at Colorado State.

Born: Born Gabriel Antony Rogers on May 19, 1990 in Houston, Texas

High School: A 2008 graduate of Klein Forest High School.

What’s on TV: Jersey Shore. It is entertaining. It is a comedy with a little bit of romance and there is fighting too.

In my IPod: I don’t have an IPod. I use Luis Flores’ IPod. I jam to Chris Brown, Nelly, JayZ, Drake and anybody from Young Money.

What I drive: I don’t drive. Josh Lepley is my ride. We both have the same classes. We just drive around together and I catch the bus.

Favorite Flicks: The Hangover. That was probably my favorite movie from the past decade.

What I’m Reading: I will be reading a play for my Humanities 101 class in the next few weeks. I am looking forward to that.

Bookmarks: I stay on YouTube for music, sports and funny stuff.

On your walls at home: White paint. I am pretty cheap.

Superstitions: I will not wear spandex.

Worst Habit: Biting my fingernails.

Love to trade places for a day with: Kobe Bryant. He is the best basketball player in the world. I would like to see how that feels.

First Job: I was 14 and I worked in Kroger, a grocery store. I did baskets, stacked shelves and checked out. I did everything.

Favorite City to Visit: Las Vegas.

Favorite team as a kid: New York Knicks.

Favorite athlete to watch in another sport: Ron Adeno

Favorite value in yourself: Tough.

For dinner: Okra. Baked Okra. I love it. My mother is a guru at it.

Talent I’d most like to have: to play soccer. It requires the most skill.

Dream date: Kim Kardashian.

Physical attribute I like best about myself: My face.

Least: My height.

Greatest Love: My family.

My hero: Allen Iverson.

My bucket list: 1. To be a father. 2. To be a husband. 3. To be a Big Sky champion.

My motto: If said I can’t do something, I will prove you wrong.

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