Men's Basketball: Get to Know Freshman Jordan Andrews

Jordan Andrews
Jordan Andrews

Freshman men's basketball Jordan Andrews (LaPlace, La.) joined YSUSports.com to talk about life in Louisiana, basketball and the transition to college.

Andrews was a four-year starter at Riverside Academy and led his prep squad to a third straight state championship in 2014-15. He was named the tournament most valuable player and averaged 15.3 points and 8.3 rebounds per game.

During the program's three-game foreign tour in the Bahamas in August, Andrews was impressive. He averaged 14.3 points, 3.3 rebounds, 3.7 steals and three assists per game while shooting 53.3 percent from the floor and 52.4 percent from 3-point range.

Andrews capped off the tour with a 23-point, four-assist, five-rebound and six-steal performance. He connected on 8-of-14 from the floor and made seven 3-pointers.

More on Andrews
Shoe Size: 13

Interests/Hobbies: Music

Favorite Food: Chicken Parmesan

Favorite Late Night Snack: Fudge Rounds

Prized Possession: Any of my Jordan's

My Sports Hero: Ray Allen

A Moment in History I'd Like to Have Witnessed: Reggie Miller's 11 points in 10 seconds

Person I Would Most Like to Hang out with for a Day: Jennifer Aniston

My Celebrity Crush: Jennifer Aniston

Craziest Thing I've Ever Done: Caught an alligator

Biggest Fear: Clowns

Favorite Activity as a Child: Going to my Dad's practices.

Favorite NBA Team: New Orleans Pelicans

Favorite Non-NBA Team: New Orleans Saints

My Advice to Youngsters: Always Believe in Yourself.