Julian Newman

Nicknamed Handles, he became a basketball phenom before becoming a teenager, playing varsity basketball at Downey Christian High School while only standing at about 4'10" by the time he was a junior. He was 3 years old when he started playing basketball. He once scored 91 points in a middle school game. He was featured in Sports Illustrated Kids. He is from Orlando, Florida and has a younger sister named Jaden who is also a basketball star. His parents are Jamie and Vivian. He dreamed of playing basketball under head coach John Calipari. [+]