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Travis Hansen, Up Close

Nickname: T

Favorite cold cereal: Lucky Charms

Why did I choose to play basketball over other sports: Because I love it.

Before a basketball game, I: Think about the game.

How did I spend my off-season: In school and working out.

Who has had the greatest influences on my basketball career and why: Dad.

What do I want to be doing 20 years from now: Living on my own island with my family.

Who is the best player I've ever faced: My little sister.

Who is the dirtiest team I've ever played: The white squad in practice.

What would I like to do sometime in my life: Be a mission president.

One place I would love to visit: Jerusalem

If I could play another position, what would it be: Point guard

How did I select my jersey number: I have no idea.

What is the best book I've ever read: The Book of Mormon.

People say I look like: Emenim (Slim Shady).

My favorite professor or most interesting class I've taken at BYU: Norm Nemrow - Accounting

My most memorable athletic achievement or moment: Winning the MWC Tournament Championship in 2001.

If I had to give up all my possessions except one, I would keep: My wife.

My Favorite scripture: Moroni 7:42-48

My Favorite website:

My advice to youngsters: "Play hard all the time."

If I were on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, the person I'd call for my lifeline is and why: Abe Richards - Because he'd know the answer.

If you could invite any three people to dinner who would they be: President Hinckley, Elder Richard G. Scott, and my mission president, Roland Walker.