As the Georgia State men's basketball team prepares to take on Duke in historic Cameron Indoor Stadium in the season opener on Nov. 9, we countdown to opening night.

We are just five days until tip-off and today we feature freshman forward T.J. Shipes.

The men's basketball team will open at home after two road games on Nov. 19, hosting the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic and facing Monmouth.

As a reminder fans, season and single game tickets are now on-sale and can be purchased by calling 1-866-GA-STATE or by clicking here

Check back every day as we countdown to the season opener.

T.J. Shipes

Q: What is your favorite TV show?

A: How I Met Your Mother

Q: If you were a superhero, who would it be?

A: I have no idea

Q: What's your favorite color?

A: White

Q: What's your favorite subject in school?

A: GSU 1010

Q: Who is your favorite professor on campus?

A: Probably Neko

Q: What is your best high school memory?

A: Winning state championships in football

Q: When you order pizza, how do you order it?

A: Pepperoni

Q: What is your favorite sport to play outside of basketball?

A: Football

Q: Who is your favorite sports star?

A: Kevin Durant

Q: Why did you come to GSU?

A: I like the campus, coaches, and team a lot

Q: Who is your role model?

A: I don't have one

Q: What is your favorite thing about GSU basketball?

A: I like how hard they play

Q: Where is your favorite place to eat on campus?

A: Definitely Moe's

Q: What is currently in your refrigerator?

A: A bunch of leftovers

Q: What is your favorite snack?

A: Subway

Q: What's your favorite part about road trips?

A: Just hanging out with the team

Q: Your favorite toy growing up?

A: Anything with a motor

Q: Who is the funniest player on the team?

A: R.J.

Q: Who is the best dressed player on the team?

A: Devonta White

Q: Who is the best player with the ladies?

A: Devonta White

Q: Where is your favorite place to shop?

A: I don't really shop