Timerik Cook was a member of the football team for four years. The Decatur, Ga. product was a three-time OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll recipient. Cook graduated with a degree in psychology and hopes to pursue a master's in psychotherapy at Georgia State after taking a semester off. The former Tiger aspires to work in social services in his home state. Cook shared his experience with tsutigers.com.
TSUTigers: Talk about your overall TSU experience.
A: It was fun and a lesson.
TSUTigers: What do you love most about TSU?
A: Café and Indoor
TSUTigers: What will you miss most about TSU?
A: Football and games
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable moment in your sport at TSU?
A: Southern Heritage Classic
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable non-sport moment at TSU?
A: Bethune Cookman post game and Tiger Fest
TSUTigers: What are some accomplishments/goals that you reached at TSU?
A: Making a 3.6 or higher
TSUTigers: What advice would you give to incoming freshman?
A: Focus on your work but enjoy school.
TSUTigers: What was your most challenging class at TSU?
A: Research Method
TSUTigers: Who was your favorite professor?
A: Dr. Bowil
TSUTigers: What organizations were you a part of outside of your sport?
A: One Key
TSUTigers: Who have been the most influential people to you at TSU?
TSUTigers: What’s next for you?
A: Graduate school
TSUTigers: Once you are an alumnus, how will you stay connected with TSU?
A: Following social media
TSUTigers: What do you know now that you didn’t know coming in as a freshman?
A: Being an outsider is okay. You don’t have to follow the crowd. Lead yourself.
TSUTigers: What have you learned at TSU that you will keep with you for the rest of your life?
A: Take no days off.
TSUTigers: Is there anything else that you would like to say to the TSU family?
A: I love you. Go Big Blue!