BY LARRY VAUGHT
Olivier Sarr’s season at Kentucky might not have gone the way in which he envisioned it when he transferred from Kentucky however he nonetheless appreciates the chance he’s needed to obtain an American schooling after rising up in France.
“I believe for me it’s all about how I used to be raised. My dad comes from Africa. He comes from Senegal. Principally I’m attempting to do what he did. He left for a greater life,” Sarr mentioned. “I’m not saying that I had unhealthy situations again dwelling, however he left for a greater life and went to France and studied, earned his diploma and he’s now residing a snug life.
“He constructed his personal legacy, and I believe that’s the trail I need to select. With the ability to be on this place immediately, it’s a blessing for me. It’s a approach of remembering what my dad taught me and he’s nonetheless educating me to at the present time. It’s simply an honor to have the ability to do this.”
Sarr, a communications main, is aware of these in France will probably be impressed together with his diploma.
“Incomes a level, particularly in school within the U.S., is one thing that not lots of people are doing again dwelling,” Sarr mentioned. “I do know will probably be acknowledged over there, so it’s an honor.”