Getting to know Derek Price ...
- About Derek Price:
Hobby: Playing video games.
Favorite video game: NBA 2K13.
Favorite sports memory: My freshman year, beating Lake Providence in Bastrop to earn our first trip to the playoffs.
Most embarrassing sports memory: When I was trying to take a charge and De'La Mayers from Oak Grove jumped over my head and dunked. That was my eighth grade year, though.
Funniest sports memory: When Brandon (Douglas) went up to dunk in a summer league game and the ball got hung up between the glass and the rim.
Best player I have played against: Cedric Jenkins from Riverside. He plays for Southern Mississippi now.
Favorite place to play on the road: Caldwell.
Favorite athlete: Kobe Bryant.
Favorite team: Baltimore Ravens.
Sporting event I would most like to attend: The Summer Olympics.
Favorite class: Financial math with Ms. (Tracy) Risser.
Favorite movie: 'Space Jam.'
Favorite musical artist: Lil Boosie.
Favorite meal: Pork chops, rice & gravy and sweet potatoes.
If I could buy any vehicle I wanted, it would be: An Audi coupe.
One possession I couldn't live without: My cell phone.
Career ambition: I plan on going into the Air Force.