Kevin Knox II was born in Tampa Bay in 1999. Knox comes from a family of athletes. His father, Kevin Sr., was a wide receiver for Florida State, a member of their 1993 national championship team, and an NFL player for one season with the Arizona Cardinals. The younger Kevin Knox spent four years playing high school basketball at Tampa Catholic High School, where he averaged 30.1 points, 11.2 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game as a junior, leading his team to district and regional titles as well as an appearance in the state semifinals. As a senior, he averaged 28.5 points and 11.3 rebounds a game, leading the Crusaders to a 25-6 record during his senior season -- including a runner-up finish in the state championship game. He moved on to the University of Kentucky, averaging 15.6 points per game in his only season as a Wildcat. Knox is a dedicated Fortnite player, and he competed against the CLG Fortnite team in the inaugural Newegg CLG Fortnite Challenge at Madison Square Garden in 2019. You can follow Knox on Twitter @KevKnox and on Instagram @KvKnox.