Oct. 12, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Indiana women's basketball team wants fans to get to know its players by offering a series called "Get to Know a Hoosier." The first in this weekly series is junior point guard Alisha Goodwin.
Most prized possession of no value: My grandmother's head-scarf
When I'm not in class or at practice, you can find me: Downloading music
When I grow up, I want to be: a WNBA player
Favorite athlete: Kevin Durant
Favorite actor/actress: Will Smith and Angelina Jolie
Favorite TV show: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Favorite sports movie: Love and Basketball
Favorite ice cream flavor: Strawberry
Favorite meal to cook: Fried Chicken
What I love most about IU: Its tradition
This is how many text messages I send daily: More than 500
Strangest talent that I have: I know how to do hair
Favorite city to visit: New York City
If I could trade places with someone for a day, it would be: Jay-Z
Last book I read: The 100 Most Influential Women of All-Time by Deborah G. Felder
Last movie I saw that made me cry: Remember the Titans
My hometown is most famous for: Basketball players
My current ringtone is: Free Mason by RICK ROSS Ft. Jay-Z
One thing I would need on a deserted island: My family
This item must go on road trips with me: My iPod and sneakers
I am most fearful of: God
Favorite hobby (other than basketball): Dancing
Song you must listen to before a game to get "pumped-up": Anything by Lil Wayne
Any significance to the number on your jersey: My dad picked it for me.
I came to IU because: The great education in my field, I loved what they were about and how it felt like home.
My favorite thing about Bloomington is: That it's a college town.
My advice to youngsters would be: To work hard, be passionate about whatever you love, get an education and put forth your best effort every day.
The best song of all-time is: Thriller by Michael Jackson