Getting to Know: Kyle Wilson

Kyle Wilson

Kyle Wilson

July 30, 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 Kyle Wilson.

NAME: Kyle Wilson

HOMETOWN:
Mission Viejo, Calif.

MAJOR:
Management

DESCRIBE COACH SPIKER:
Probably the most energetic person I know.

FAVORITE ATHLETE:
James Harden, LeBron James

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:
Miami Heat

BEST PART OF ARMY BASKETBALL:
The guys on the team

FAVORITE ARENA TO PLAY IN:
Bucknell/Navy

OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING:
Navy, Boston University

HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER:
I am doing my leadership detail, then going to Ft. Benning to shadow a 2LT, then going home for 3 weeks, and then coming back to West Point for Basketball Piad and school.

TO RELAX, I:
Watch TV, Netflix, shoot some hoops.

FAVORITE MEAL:
Chipotle and In N’ Out

FAVORITE VACATION SPOT:
Berkeley Heights, N.J.

MY IPOD HAS:
Lots of country after spending the past few years with Dylan Cox.

FAVORITE PART OF ARMY GAMEDAY:
When the game starts.

FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT:
The basketball program and the people that are a part of it.

DESCRIBE ARMY BASKETBALL:
We play very fast and hard, and are always putting pressure on the other team whether we are on offense or defense.

ARMY’S OFFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE:
Tanner Plomb

ARMY’S DEFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE:
Kevin Ferguson

WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPRISE PEOPLE IN 2014:
Scott Mammel

WHO IS THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
Milton Washington

WHO IS THE FASTEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
Tanner Omlid

WHO IS THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
Mac Hoffman

WHICH PLAYER IS MOST LIKELY TO BECOME A GENERAL:
Larry Toomey

WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:
Cal Poly SLO, my best friend from home is on the team.

I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER:
I think around 200

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