July 9, 2014
Each weekday this summer a new cadet-athlete will be featured in Getting to Know, a Q&A series where Army fans can read about their favorite players. Today's cadet is junior men's basketball player Dylan Cox.
NAME: Dylan Cox
HOMETOWN: Cedar Park, Texas
DESCRIBE COACH SPIKER: Outgoing, emotional, caring, and able to communicate and relate to people well.
FAVORITE ATHLETE: Kevin Durant
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Texas Longhorns
BEST PART OF ARMY BASKETBALL: Getting to play the sport I love with the guys that I go through all the West Point (military) stuff with.
FAVORITE ARENA TO PLAY IN: Christl Arena
OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING: Colgate or Lafayette
HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER: Military training for the first 8 weeks, then spending time with my family and soon to be fiancé the last 3 weeks before PIAD.
TO RELAX, I: Sleep, listen to music, pray, or spend time with family/friends.
FAVORITE MEAL: Texas BBQ
FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: The beach or the lake
MY IPOD HAS: Christian and Country Music
FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: Basketball
DESCRIBE ARMY BASKETBALL: Family
ARMYS OFFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Kyle Wilson
ARMY’S DEFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Tanner Omlid
WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPRISE PEOPLE IN 2014: Richard Brown
WHO IS STRONGEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Mo Williams
WHO IS FASTEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Tanner Omlid
WHO IS FUNNIEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Mac Hoffman
WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY: University of Texas because it’s close to home.
I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER: 46
2014 Getting to Know Archive