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What will dating a college basket player be like?

I am currently a freshman at a 4 year university. My boyfriend and I have been dating for almost 10 months. He's still in high school. For the past 4 months, he has dedicated most of his time playing on the high school basketball team. He's pretty good and many recruiters have found large interests in him. He's only at a high school level now and I barely talk to him. I know I love him but I don't want him to put his dreams on hold for me. But I don't want to fall second to his love for basketball either.It'll probably just get worse & I'll be the one hurt in the end.

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Asked by keepcalm12 at 9:55 PM on Feb. 10, 2013 in Relationships

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  • Dating a college basket player?? How does one play a basket??

    Answer by Crafty26 at 10:03 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • this is a site for mothers
    do you have a child?
    if so, how is he with your child?
    if not, you might want to ask this question on a site for young college kids

    ( i say kid, because i am in my forties, all people in twenties are "kids" to me)

    Answer by fiatpax at 10:06 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • Sigh. Robin welcomed her @ 9:55 PM EST.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:15 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • eye rolling


    Answer by LostSoul88 at 10:16 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • Never dated a hoopster, sorry. Fiat- Even me?! What does that make my DD, like a negative conception value? ;)

    Answer by KA91 at 10:17 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • yes, KA91
    anyone in their 20's, i call a kid
    not a bad term
    just referring to me being so much older

    my mom used to do this, i thought odd
    now i am same age, i remember her doing it, and it feels normal
    she now calls people in their forties- "kids"

    it is all relative

    Answer by fiatpax at 10:23 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • lol I guess I am a kid as well

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 10:25 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • yes, why yes you are
    that is why i like hanging with old people, they see me as young

    so OP
    where are you?
    putting your child to bed?

    Answer by fiatpax at 10:32 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • I call college students "kids" as well and I am in my early 30's. They just seem so freaking young to me. It is all relative I guess. OP, this isn't facebook.

    Answer by kmath at 10:49 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • points

    Answer by DJDNY at 10:54 PM on Feb. 10, 2013

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