Newcomer Spotlight: Sharin Rivers

Sept. 30, 2013

Why did you choose Alabama?

I've lived here two years already, having played at Shelton State, and I fell in love with the city.

What is your favorite thing about Tuscaloosa so far?

I really like all the different places to eat!

What are your pregame rituals?

I listen to music and take a nap.

What is something interesting about you that a lot of people may not know?

I am almost blind.

What are your interests/hobbies?

I like cutting up clothes.

If your best friend described you in three words, what would they be?

Funny, loving and determined.

If someone played you in a movie, who would it be?

Tasha Smith

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be and why?

I'd want to live in the country because it is quiet and peaceful.

What is the best moment of your basketball career thus far?

It would have to be Winning MVP of the conference last season.

What do you want to do after college?

I'd like to become a physical therapist.

If you could meet anyone, dead or alive, who would it be?

I would want to meet Michael Jackson because I love his music.

What are your personal goals for the upcoming season?

I want to have a high assist/turnover ratio.

If you could have any super power, what would it be and why?

I would want the ability to make things disappear, so when stuff gets on my nerves or makes me sad, I can make it go away!