20 Questions With Women’s Basketball's Anya Knower
UNCPBraves.com sat down with junior forward Anya Knower to learn of her opinion on a variety of topics ranging from her gameday superstitions to how she wants to be remembered when she leaves Pembroke. The following 20 questions are a part of a continuing feature at your official Internet home for UNCP athletics.
The Raleigh native has played in all six games this season for the Black and Gold along with garnering five starts. She has totaled 109 minutes on the court, and currently averages 18.2 minutes per game. The 6-2 forward is second on the team with a 77.8 percent free throw shooting percentage, and has pulled down 11 rebounds this season. She is second on the team in blocks with four, and has dished out three assists. She has collected 33 points to average 5.5 points per game.
Since starting her career at UNCP, she has tallied more than 640 minutes of action in 60 games to post 189 points. She tied her career-best ten points against Queens on November 19, and played a career-high 24 minutes in the victory over Fayetteville State on November 29.
20 Questions With UNCP Junior Forward Anya Knower
Most Prized Possession Of No Value: Loyalty to my friends, family, coaches and teammates.
Last Movie I Saw That Made Me Cry: I'm sure it was Twilight. Team Edward all the way!
Gameday Superstition: The last shot I take before the game starts has to go in the basket.
Number Of Countries I've Visited: I believe it is seven.
The Team I Would Add To Our Schedule: UNC! I'm a huge Tar Heel fan, and that would be such an awesome experience!
Favorite Movie: Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
First Job: I worked at an ENT doctor's office organizing and filing medical records.
Talent I'd Like To Have: I'd like to be able to sing like Jessica Cornish. I sing more of a Beyonce right now.
Best Thing About Your Coaches: They are very approachable and easy to talk to.
If You Were A Candy, What One Would You Be And Why: Sour Patch Kids, "First you're sour, then you're sweet!"
Growing Up, My Wildest Career Ambition Was: I wanted to be a fashion designer.
What Channel Is Your TV On The Most: Depends on the day, but mostly Oxygen. I watch a lot of TV thanks to my DVR.
Concert I'd Like To Attend: I want to go back in time and go to a Spice Girls concert. Who knows, they might get back together one day.
The Professional Athlete's Poster I Had On My Wall: The greatest that there ever is and ever will be, Michael Jordan.
This Item Must Go On Road Trips With Me: Food and my Bose headphones.
What I Love Most About UNCP?: My friends and teammates.
I Came To UNCP Because: I liked the coaches and the training room, because I figured I would spend a lot of time in there.
My Advice To Youngsters Would Be: Always be yourself because people are always watching.
What Is One Thing You Want To Happen Before You Leave UNCP?: I want to win a conference championship and/or make it to the NCAA tournament.
How Do You Want People At UNCP To Remember You?: Hopefully people remember me as a fun girl who was decent at basketball.