Sept. 3, 2012
With the start to the women's basketball season just around the corner, UtahUtes.com will be spotlighting the new members of the women's basketball team in `Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is freshman Nakia Arquette.
What is your favorite basketball memory?
Winning the state tournament my junior year in high school.
What do you like to do when you are not playing basketball?
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
The weather and location are great. And being in the Pac-12 is an added bonus.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My dad - he was talented in high school at basketball but never got the chance to play at the college level. I want to make him proud.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
What do you like best about Coach Levrets?
His enthusiasm for the game.
What are your goals for this year?
To get better and help the team in any way I can.
What is your major and what do you want to do after you graduate?
I think I want to do physical therapy, but I am not sure.