Jeremy Evans

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Birthday
24, 1987
Birthplace
Crossett, AR
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1987 (age 32)
Birthplace
Crossett, AR

About

6'9" forward who became the all-time leading shot-blocker in Western Kentucky Hilltopper history before being drafted by the Utah Jazz in the second round of the 2010 NBA Draft. He was crowned the NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion in 2012.

Before Fame

He grew up in Crossett, Arkansas and attended Crossett High School before joining the Hilltoppers in 2006.

Trivia

In the 2013 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, he dunked over a painting of himself dunking, which he had painted himself.

Family Life

He married a woman named Korrie. He has a younger brother named Justin.

Associated With

He dunked over Jazz teammate Gordon Hayward at the 2012 NBA Slam Dunk Contest.