Starting Five With Duane Notice|
Nov. 6, 2013
COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina freshman guard Duane Notice sat down with GamecocksOnline.com recently for our web series in conjunction with Spurs and Feathers, "Starting Five With Duane Notice." The series will highlight a different member of the Gamecock men's basketball team with each edition. The Woodbridge, Ontario, native spoke on his role models in the game of basketball, what he has worked on the most this preseason and also what he thinks sets himself apart from others on the court.
Q: You played last year for St. Thomas More School in Oakdale, Conn., but you are from Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada. What made coming down south to play for the Gamecocks so exciting?
Q: Everybody kind of mentioned you as a combo guard with plenty of scoring ability during your recruitment. How do you see your game?
Q: You averaged 17 points, eight rebounds and five assists last year for St. Thomas More. Obviously you bring a great deal to the table, but what do you think sets you apart from others on the court?
Q: What aspect of your game are you working on the most as you prepare for your freshman season to get underway?
Q: What player do you model your game after the most?
A: I look up to Steve Nash; he is a great mentor to me. Guys like Cory Joseph in the NBA, Kevin Pangos at Gonzaga I like to model my game after. Just teammates that I've had, I like to take something from every one I play against or see.
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