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One-On-One With Roli-Ann Nikagbatse

January 17, 2007
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Nikagbatse is a fan of the Denver Nuggets' Allen Iverson.

Nikagbatse is a fan of the Denver Nuggets' Allen Iverson.

Fans of the Liberty Lady Flames Women's Basketball team will get to know the players on this year's team a little better through a new series entitled "One-On-One With ...".  Today's installment features a question-and-answer session with junior guard Roli-Ann Nikagbatse.

What is your favorite sport to play, other than basketball?
I like playing soccer and table tennis.

If you could eat dinner with three other people, who would they be and why?
Jesus Christ, Mohammed the prophet and Abraham. Why? Just to see what their conversation would be like and how they would interact with each other.

Who is your favorite band?
I don't have a favorite band, but I listen to R&B and hip hop.

Who was your favorite athlete while growing up and who is it now?
When I started playing ball, it was my brother. Now, I like Allen Iverson because he is so determined and little compared to others and still goes inside where it hurts!! He shows a lot of heart and I like his slogan: ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE!!!

What is one event in history that you wish you could've witnessed?
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.

Who is the most famous person you've met?
I've met Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Wyclef Jean.

What is your favorite food at the Liberty cafeteria?
Pizza, fried chicken, fries and cheeseburgers. No I'm lying, it's the salad bar! No just kidding, I'm lying again. I don't really have a favorite dish at the cafeteria. I eat a little bit of anything and everything.

Why did you choose your uniform number?
Because three is a charm and Allen Iverson has it too.

What is your biggest pet peeve and why?
I can't stand it when people smack like crazy when they eat or even worse when they have soup and slurp it!!!

What website do you visit the most frequently?
You Tube.

What DVD do you wear out the most?
National Security with Martin Lawrence and Two Can Play That Game.

What is the best part about playing on the Liberty women's basketball team?
Traveling around the U.S., having fun on the road with your teammates.

If you could play one-on-one with anyone, who would it be?
I would like to play one-on-one with Allen Iverson.

What is your favorite store to shop at?
I like Nike apparel, so I guess I'd say Nike Town.

What is the last book you've read, outside of those required for class and the Bible?
The Perfume.

Where do you see yourself in five years?
Playing professional basketball somewhere overseas.