Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Off The Court with Niya Butts
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: October 14, 2011
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Oct. 14, 2011

Get to know head coach Niya Butts off the court with a quick Q&A...

As a kid, my sports idol was ... Michael Jordan.

People say I look like ... My mother, AKA Tiny.

The most talented coach or player I ever faced is ... Pat Summitt, University of Tennessee.

The biggest celebrity I ever met in person is ... MC Hammer.

One word to describe myself is ... Cool.

Favorite restaurant in Tucson is ... Fleming's.

Besides women's basketball, who are your favorite Arizona athletes to watch compete ... the football team.

Favorite quote ... "Go Hard or Go Home".

Who was your teen crush growing up ... LL Cool J.

One food you can't say no to ... pasta.

Favorite pro sports team is ... Miami Heat (for right now).

If there was a movie made about your life, which actor would you want to play you ... Angela Bassett.

One random fact about you that not many people know ... I was born in an elevator.

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