The sole four-year men’s basketball graduate, Armani Chaney, progressed as the starting point guard for Tennessee State. Chaney placed himself in the OVC record books this season as he ranked fifth in career assists and fourth in career steals among active players, and finished the season fifth in three point field goal percentage, shooting .404 from beyond the arc. The Chicago native played in 108 games for TSU, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Arts in Sciences. He shared his college experience with tsutigers.com.
TSUTigers: Talk about your overall TSU experience.
A: Great experience.
TSUTigers: What do you love most about TSU?
A: The Black Culture.
TSUTigers: What will you miss most about TSU?
A: Basketball games.
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable moment in your sport at TSU?
A: Winning the first five games of conference
TSUTigers: What is your most memorable non-sport moment at TSU?
TSUTigers: What are some accomplishments/goals that you reached at TSU?
A: OVC Freshman of the Week, Top 10 steals in OVC, Top 10 assists in OVC
TSUTigers: Do you have a favorite TSU fan/supporter? If so, who?
A: Yes. Dorian Brooks
TSUTigers: What advice would you give to incoming freshman?
A: Stay focused
TSUTigers: What was your most challenging class at TSU?
A: Black Art Lit
TSUTigers: Who was your favorite professor?
TSUTigers: What organizations were you a part of outside of your sport?
TSUTigers: Who have been the most influential people to you at TSU?
A: Mr. Perry
TSUTigers: What’s next for you?
TSUTigers: Once you are an alumnus, how will you stay connected with TSU?
A: Come back and give back.
TSUTigers: What do you know now that you didn’t know coming in as a freshman?
A: How hard you have to work.
TSUTigers: What have you learned at TSU that you will keep with you for the rest of your life?
A: Fight for what you believe in.