Paul Watson Jr. was born in Phoenix in 1994. The son of Paul and Rayna Watson, Paul has two younger brothers -- Kendyl and CJ. Watson dominated at the high school level, where he was a four-year letterwinner at Paradise Valley High School in Phoenix, Arizona. Watson was named the Arizona Player of the Year, leading his team to a state championship in the process. Watson, whose favorite athlete is Lebron James, chose to attend California State University, Fresno after high school, doing so because of his familiarity and trust in the school's coaching staff. He spent four years at Fresno State, and was named the Mountain West Freshman of the Year after the 2013-14 season. You can follow Paul Watson on Twitter @PWJiii.