Bayron Matos is a long way from his Los Mina, Dominican Republic, home where he is one of seven children.
So, two things were important to the 6-foot-9, 240-pound power forward when choosing where he wanted to play his college basketball.
“It had to be like a family for me,” Matos told the Journal on Saturday night. “And having a strong Spanish culture was very important to me.”
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