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Introducing Josh Heath

Aug. 26, 2014

THE FLATS – Former University of South Florida guard and Tampa high school standout Josh Heath elected to transfer to Tech after his father and USF coach, Stan Heath, left the Bulls at the end of the 2013-14 season. He has been granted immediate eligibility by the NCAA and will have three years at Tech beginning with the 2014-15 season.

Coaches like his high basketball IQ and ability to create scoring opportunities and make intelligent basketball decisions.

“He is a great fit for our program in terms of talent, character and academic success,” says Coach Gregory.

Shoe Size: 12

Roommate: Demarco Cox, Marcus Georges-Hunt and Tadric Jackson

Interests/Hobbies: NBA 2K

Three Words That Describe Me: Hard-working, generous and easy-going

Favorite Food: Tacos

Favorite Late Night Snack: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich

Meal I Prepare Most Often: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich

Favorite Spot on Campus: Gym

Favorite Childhood Activity: Video games

Favorite TV Channel: Nickelodeon

Moment in History I’d Like to Have Witnessed: Dinosaur era

Celebrity Crush: Kendall Jenner

Biggest Fear: Snakes

Job I’d Like Outside of Basketball: Reality TV star

Favorite Sports Movie: Juwanna Mann

Favorite Non-Sports Movie: Good Will Hunting

Best Sports Talent Besides Basketball: Juggling

Favorite Pro Athlete: LeBron James

Favorite Non-NBA Pro Team: Tampa Bay Lightning

Favorite Georgia Tech Sport to Watch: Football

Most Memorable Sports Moment: High school state championship

Pregame Ritual: Stretch

My Focus This Summer: Getting better

Favorite Coach Gregory Phrase: “Hands off your knees”

What I Like Most About Georgia Tech: The opportunities

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