Famous as the older brother of star NBA point guard
Before finishing his college basketball career at the University of South Carolina-Upstate, C.J. Paul was a scholarship-holding basketball player at Hampton University in Virginia.
He and his then-not-yet-famous younger brother faced each other in a 2004 collegiate basketball game (between Wake Forest University, where
The first child born to Charles and Robin Paul, he grew up in Winston-Salem and Clemmons, North Carolina, and later relocated to Los Angeles, California. He is the uncle of Chris and Jada Paul's children