Starting Five With Jaylen Shaw
Oct. 23, 2013
COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina freshman guard Jaylen Shaw sat down with GamecocksOnline.com recently for our web series in conjunction with Spurs and Feathers, "Starting Five With Jaylen Shaw." The series will highlight a different member of the Gamecock men's basketball team with each edition. A South Carolina native, Shaw hails from Hartsville, where he helped lead his high school squad to back-to-back state championships. Shaw spoke with GamecocksOnline.com about who he models his game after, and what he is working on thus far in the preseason.
Q:You are obviously from the state of South Carolina, but what made attending the University of South Carolina to play basketball so attractive to you?
Q: In high school you were a part of back-to-back state championship teams. Are you excited to bring that winning mentality to the University of South Carolina?
Q: You proved in high school that you were a scorer at the point guard position, but you also are known for your ability to share the basketball. Coming into your freshman year, do you see yourself as more of a scorer or a passer?
Q: Who do you model your game after the most?
Q: What aspect of your game are you working on the most as you prepare for your freshman season to get underway?
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