Starting Five With Shamiek Sheppard
June 27, 2014
COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina incoming freshman guard/forward Shamiek Sheppard sat down with GamecocksOnline.com this week for our web series, "Starting Five With Shamiek Sheppard." The series will highlight a different member of the Gamecock men's basketball team with each edition. Sheppard, a native of Brooklyn, N.Y., an all-state and all-region team honoree during his prep career, spoke about why he decided to attend school and play basketball for the Gamecocks and his favorite NYC eatery.
Q: Why did you choose to attend and play basketball for South Carolina and Coach Martin?
Q: If you could use three words to describe your style of play, what would they be and why?
Q: Do you model your game after a particular professional player?
Q: What type of mindset do you bring to the team this season?
Q: What is your favorite place to eat in New York City?