Have you ever been curious as to what the average day in the life of a student-athlete entailed? Gophersports.com recently tagged along with senior guard Kiara Buford of the Minnesota women's basketball team to find out exactly what a day in her life is like, and even got a tour of her dorm room.
Watch as Buford travels from weights at Ridder Arena, to class with her teammates, to practice at Williams Arena and back to her apartment, all beginning at 6 a.m.
Below is a quick rundown of her day:
6:00 a.m. - Wake up
6:30 a.m. - Leave apartment
6:45-7:30 a.m. - Weight training at Ridder Arena
8:00 a.m. - Walk to class
8:15-9:30 a.m. - Class
9:30-11:00 a.m. - Relax, nap and eat
11:30 a.m. - Arrive at Williams Arena for practice
12:00-3:00 p.m. - Practice
3:10 p.m. - Ice bath in the training room
3:35 p.m. - Training Table
4:10 p.m. - Back to apartment
4:10-???? - Do homework and hit the sheets
Special thanks to Jess Lemanski for putting the video together!