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    Get To Know...Lauren Douglas

    Freshman forward Lauren Douglas is one of the leading shot blockers in the Big Ten.

    Freshman forward Lauren Douglas is one of the leading shot blockers in the Big Ten.

    Feb. 13, 2013

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Want to know more about NU freshman forward Lauren Douglas? Check out the latest latest "Get To Know..." Q&A below.

    This Q&A first ran in the Northwestern women’s basketball gameday program. Be sure to pick up your copy at the next home game at Welsh-Ryan Arena, Saturday, Feb. 23. Each gameday program will feature a new Q&A and is available for purchase for just $2 at Welsh-Ryan Arena.

    Read on to find out more about Lauren Douglas:

    Year: Freshman
    Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
    High School: Briarcrest
    Twitter Handle: @ldouggie
    Nickname: Lo
    TV shows that I can’t miss: The Office, Dexter, Survivor
    Favorite website: Twitter
    Person I’d most like to meet: Dirk Nowitzki
    Dream job: Sports attorney
    The best thing about being a Wildcat is…: The apparel! Purple is my favorite color
    Favorite dessert: Cheesecake
    Vacation spot I’d like to visit: Australia
    Favorite movie: White Chicks
    Favorite actor: Steve Carell
    Favorite actress: Sandra Bullock
    Favorite professional sports team: Dallas Mavericks
    Sport other than basketball that I’m best at: Tennis
    Sport other than basketball that I wish I was good at: Skiing/Snowboarding
    Personal career basketball highlight: I scored 39 points, 13 rebounds, and 9 blocks in high school game.
    Describe Coach McKeown in five words or less: The world’s most interesting man
    In my free time, I like to…: SLEEP!
    I chose Northwestern because…: The reputation that the university has, and Medill is the best journalism school in the country.
    Major: Journalism
    Favorite class at Northwestern: Public Speaking
    Who is the best singer on the team?: Kendall Hackney has the voice of an angel
    Who is the best dancer on the team?: Me, of course!
    Who is the best cook on the team?: Kate Popovec




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