Standout athlete and former college basketball player who joined the Harlem Globetrotters in 2008.
He placed second in the 2008 NCAA slam dunk contest, while playing for Texas A&M Corpus Christi.
He first dunked a basketball at age 13.
He grew up in a foster care system, and attributed his love of basketball to his foster mother.
NFL coach Eric Mangini invited him to tryout for the New York Jets rookie camp, even though he'd never played football before.