Corey Jae Crowder was born in 1990 in Villa Rica, Georgia. His father, Corey Crowder, played two seasons in the NBA with the Jazz (1991-92) and the Spurs (1994-95). Crowder has seven siblings. In high school, he was named the 2008 Times-Georgian Co-Player of the Year as a senior at Villa Rica High School, averaging 18.8 points and 7.2 rebounds per game. Crowder was also the school's starting quarterback. When at Marquette, he majored in communication studies. Fans can check him out on Twitter (@cjc9boss) and Instagram (@bossmann99).