Darreon Reddick was a four-year starter for TSU’s men’s basketball team, making 103 starts in 121 career games at the guard position. Reddick, who served as a team captain during his senior season, scored 895 career points to go with 327 rebounds and 169 assists. The Belleville, Ill. native had some of his biggest games when the lights shined the brightest, scoring 20 points at Kansas, 14 at Duke and 12 at Vanderbilt. Darreon earned his bachelor's degree from Tennessee State on Saturday, May 5. He shared his college experience with tsutigers.com.
TSUTigers: Talk about your overall TSU experience.
A: Great experience. I made a lot of connections and lifelong brothers.
TSUTigers: What do you love most about TSU?
A: HBCU, Black History
TSUTigers: What will you miss most about TSU?
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable moment in your sport at TSU?
A: Playing at Duke
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable non-sport moment at TSU?
A: Freshman year coming week was lit!
TSUTigers: What are some accomplishments/goals that you reached at TSU?
A: Four-year starter, team captain, graduate
TSUTigers: Do you have a favorite TSU fan/supporter? If so, who?
A: My Mom
TSUTigers: What advice would you give to incoming freshman?
A: Have your priorities straight. Don’t get caught up in the fun. Work first, party second.
TSUTigers: What was your most challenging class at TSU?
TSUTigers: Who was your favorite professor?
A: Dr. Hamido
TSUTigers: Who have been the most influential people to you at TSU?
A: Coach Dana Ford
TSUTigers: What’s next for you?
A: Playing ball overseas
TSUTigers: Once you are an alumnus, how will you stay connected with TSU?
A: Come back to watch basketball games
TSUTigers: Is there anything else that you would like to say to the TSU family?
A: Go Big Blue!