Kevin Parrom leaned back in a chair and smiled. Was it relief? Happiness? Anticipation?
It was just nice to see.
“I’m 100 percent,” the senior wing said at Arizona Wildcats basketball media day Wednesday.
Out of all the great storylines with this UA basketball team — from legitimate great expectations, to the maturity and stability of Xavier transfer point guard Mark Lyons, to the ascension of senior forward Solomon Hill into a potential elite college player, to the arrival of four fab freshmen, including three post players — the one that stands above the rest is the possibility of Kevin Parrom having a happy ending.
“Looking at him right now, he’s strong physically and he’s healthy,” said coach Sean Miller. “He’s a senior that is probably as hungry as any in college basketball.”
“I’m starving,” Parrom said.