Terrell Lyday, Up Close

Nickname: Tee

Favorite cold cereal: Lucky Charms

Why did you choose to play basketball over other sports: Because it was indoors.

Favorite Steve Cleveland Quote: "Yankee"

How did you spend your off-season: Ballin, breakin people off.

Who has had the greatest influences on your basketball career and why: My Mom because supported me my whole life.

What is your favorite hobby or activity away from basketball: Video games.

Interesting fact most people don't know about me: I watch cartoons.

What I want to be doing sometime in my life is: Play in the NBA.

What is your most memorable athletic achievement or moment: Dunking my freshman year in high school.

If I were on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," the person I'd call for my lifeline is and why: My Mom because she thinks she knows it all.

If you could play another position, what would it be: Small forward.

The best player I've ever faced is: Rafer Alston

The dirtiest team I've ever played is: Utah.

My advice to youngsters: Stay in school.

My favorite professor: Lynn England

How did you select your jersey number: It looked lucky.

People say I look like: My Dad.

Before a basketball game, I: Sleep

If you had to give up all of your possessions except one, what would be the one thing you kept and why: My Honda because there's a lot of work to be done.

My favorite website: www.yahoo.com

The best book I've read is: The Scarlet Letter

One place I would like to visit: Cancun

If you could invite any three people to dinner who would they be: Jesus, Mariah Carey, Chante Moore