College signing: Nolan Burk, IUP basketball

Name: Nolan Burk

High school: Bishop Carroll

Hometown: Portage

Sport: Basketball

Position: Center

College choice: IUP

Other colleges considered: Juniata

Why I picked IUP: “I know IUP is built on hard work and commitment. It was something I really wanted to be part of.”

Greatest high school achievement: “Winning two District 6 titles.”

Coach Cosie Aliquo’s quote: “He got better each year and worked harder each year. He found out how good he could really be. Going to IUP? You can’t beat that. That’s a super program, and I’m happy all the way around for him.”

How I got my start playing basketball: “I got started playing in probably second or third grade for coach (Travis) Kargo.”

Favorite college growing up: Notre Dame

Other interests: Playing video games and being with my friends

What getting to play in college means to me: “It means everything to me. All my past accomplishments and hard work have added up to this.”

Probable college major: History

Parents: Karen and Scott Burk


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