Kyran "Ky" Bowman was born in Havelock, North Carolina. His cousin, Bruce Carter, is an NFL linebacker who starred at North Carolina. Bowman attended Havelock High School, where he played both football and basketball. He initially committed to play football at North Carolina as a sophomore but ultimately de-committed in order to pursue basketball at Boston College. In his senior high-school season, Bowman averaged 23.4 points, 8.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists and was an All-State selection. He was also named the Area Player of the Year by the New Bern Sun Journal. Learn more about Bowman by following him on Twitter (@KyranBowman) and Instagram (@kyranbowman).