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Florida State freshman phenom Jonathan Isaac wants to change FSU basketball's culture - Jan 16, 2017

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Florida State freshman phenom Jonathan Isaac wants to change FSU basketball's culture

Jonathan Isaac talked about the change he wants to make to the culture of Florida State Men's basketball
by Andrew Miller@Andrew_Miller36

When freshman forward Jonathan Isaac made his commitment to Florida State in July of 2015, FSU knew what kind of player it was receiving. However, through 15 games played, things may be going better than expected.

Just one year removed from being the No. 8 high school senior in the nation according to 247, Isaac is making a huge impact on Florida State's storybook season. He is averaging 12.5 points per game on 52% shooting to go along with his team leading 7.5 rebounds per game, sixth among freshman in the country. .

The transition from high school to college wasn't easy as Isaac said following the team's loss to UNC. 'It's been tough. Just getting better with the speed. Just trying to understand more about the game, how I fit in and how I can be effective.'

FSU Men's basketball head coach Leonard Hamilton had some encouraging words about Isaac's progression throughout his first collegiate season.

'Jonathan is such an unselfish player. I think that he is kind of growing into his role....We depend a lot on young first year players for different parts of our team. Jonathan is kind of a leader for those young guys. Today he responded and played well (at UNC) but we came up short. 12 rebounds and 17 points says a little bit about his determination and his ability to go on the road in his first real road test. He's been adjusting really well and I expect him to get better as we continue to move through the season.'

The biggest difference between the high school and college level, in the words of Isaac, is the speed of the game. Besides the speed, Isaac said, 'There are so many details and its not just going out and playing anymore, it's about doing your job, you have a job every possession.'

Isaac is fitting in well with the 16-2 (4-1) Seminoles, sliding right into the starting lineup in each of the 15 games he's played in. Alongside the stats, Isaac is fitting in well with the chemistry of the team which is a large part in the success of this year's team as senior center Michael Ojo hinted toward earlier this season.

Sophomore guard Dwayne Bacon spoke about the relationship that Isaac has grown into with his teammates. 'Everyone on this team trusts him; we want him to do that every night because you know that guys going to be a franchise player on the NBA level. He's definitely a guy that can take over a game and he did that tonight.'

With 13 games left in the regular season, Isaac still has time to improve before his expected departure for the NBA Draft. The IMG graduate is currently projected to be a lottery selection in the 2017 NBA Draft by multiple outlets including SB Nation, CBS Sports and ESPN. What does the NBA hopeful have left to work on? 'Everything. Everything about the game I'm trying to get better at.'

Before he leaves Tallahassee, Isaac is trying to be apart of the first Florida State basketball team to make the NCAA Tournament since 2012. I asked the freshman what it meant to be part of a team that went from missing the Big Dance for four straight seasons to a top-10 ranking. His response was powerful.

Honestly I want to say it feels great, but to me its an expectation. I came to Florida State wanting to change the culture and I think that is exactly what we have done as a team. We've completely turned around the culture and its our expectation to make the tournament, its not a wish anymore.

As for what he wants to accomplish before the season comes to an end, Isaac has only one thing on his mind. 'Win. Win it All.'

Cha Vez Belboda made HISTORY - 16 days ago
Cha Vez Belboda made HISTORY by becoming the first ever SKNABA Premier League player with BACK to BACK 50 POINT PERFORMANCES after scoring 56 POINTS last evening (May 30th) when the PRIDEKINGS (95) steamrolled past the ECCB BUCS (78). This is without question THE BEST 2-game scoring output (109 points) by ANY player in the history of the St.Kitts Amateur Basketball Association! Chavez Belboda: 56 pts| 9 rebs,5 assists , Taslin Hodge: 15 pts | 8 rebs 8 assists Ray Liddie: 12 pts   [read more]

St. Pauls Tuff Knots win 3rd straight after opening match loss to capture 5th SKNABA title - 5 months ago
Blue Print Construction St.Pauls Tuff Knott's defeated Rams HITTERS in convincing style on Tuesday to win their 5th SKNABA National Bank Black Card Title. A Blowout 92 to 74 victory ceiled the championship for Tuff Knots after losing their Finals Game opener only to come back and sweep the next 3 games in a dominating fashion. Tuff Knott's was led by Nashorn Maynard (196-F-86, college: Alaska-Fairb.) with 23 points and an amazing 28 rebounds,5 assist,8blocks. Dearmine Rawlins capped an MV...   [read more]
Jeffers new St Kitts-Nevis President - 1 Year ago
Business Executive Mr Glen Jeffers has moved into the leadership of the new management of the St.Kitts-Nevis Amateur Basketball Association St.Kitts-Nevis Amateur Basketball Association voted unanimously to appoint former President of the SKNAAA on Thursday, in a step toward reform for an organization which has in the past few years has seen a significant decline in the level and quality of management, operations, officiating, development and transparency. Jeffers and his new team were...   [read more]

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