Deshan Highler is a Netflix star who the viewers couldn’t help but notice on Last Chance U: Basketball. By 2021, he was performing very well in collegiate basketball and had dreams to fulfill and loyalty to prove once he made it big.
So, who is Deshn Highler? Well, scroll down to learn more about him!
Where Is Last Chance U: Basketball’s Deshaun Highler Now?
So, where is Deshaun Highler now? As of 2021, he was in his junior year and played guard for the Sacramento State University basketball team. He was performing extremely well to maintain his status in Division 1 game. By March, Deshaun had 13 assists, 7 turnovers, and 5 average points per game with a 41.2% field goal percentage.
A computer science major, he is out there making his mother’s dream to see him as a pro-basketball athlete become true. Instead of feeling sorry for himself and moping around, Deshaun decided to get on the court within a few weeks of losing his mother.
Biography — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Deshaun Highler was born on 9 March 1998. He reached 23 years of age in 2021. Furthermore, he owned Gemini as his zodiac sign.
Deshaun Highler Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Hometown
Deshaun Malik Highler was born to his father Tony Highler and his mother Jenny Lake. Besides names, no further information on his parents surfaced as of this writing. However, as reported on the online news outlets, both of his parents passed away.
But, Deshaun was very close to his mother and learned everything from her. And the loss of his mother to cancer deeply impacted his life.
Along with the details on his parents, info regarding the possible siblings (if he had any) is also a mystery. Nevertheless, he and his family along with his siblings hailed from his hometown of Riverside, California, the United States.
Deshaun Highler Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Based on the athlete profile of Deshaun Highler, he stands tall at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.87 meters). As for his body weight, it hovered around 81 kilograms (180 lbs).
Moreover, the California-native is a light-skinned handsome hunk who keeps a short mustache and beard that is limited only to his chin and brown hair with locs and quite a big forehead which elects to be his distinct features.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Deshaun Highler doesn’t seem to be interested in social media. This indicated his unwillingness to share further details on his life. He is not even on social media including Facebook and Twitter. Moreover, he was on Instagram with 5032 followers.
Deshaun Highler Career, Education, Net Worth
Deshaun Highler attended John W North High School in his hometown in Riverside, California, the United States. He graduated from the same in 2016. He played the two final two years with the varsity team.
Moreover, Deshaun attended the University of Texas at El Paso as a walk-on in a full-scholarship. Later, his financial support was denied due to the change in faculty.
He also helped the Huskies to Inland Valley League championships both seasons as the shooting guard and captain. During his time in high school, he averaged 9.4 points with 3.0 assists and 2.0 steals per game with 48% shooting from the field.
After graduation, Deshaun played two seasons at East Los Angeles College in Monterey Park, California. He had a 53-6 overall record and a 17-1 mark in the South Coast Conference which helped lead the Huskies to a pair of conference championships.
With his outstanding performance, the Huskies advanced to the quarterfinal round of the California Community College Athletic Association state champions. Deshaun was the team captain and started all 30 games as a shooting guard averaging 12.1 points, 2.2 rebounds, with 43% shooting.
Talking about his start, Deshaun was 2 years old when he held a basketball in his hand. He grew up in his hand NBA legend Allen Iverson. Talking about his net worth, Deshaun Highler stacked not more than $100 thousand.
He shows off his selfless side on and off-court.
Deshaun Highler Girlfriend, Dating, Kiera Lusk
To start, Deshaun Highler met his girlfriend Kiera Lusk on Instagram. Deshaun reached out to his now-girlfriend just to do an inquiry about a thing they were interested in. As Kiera revealed, he never came off as a creepy dude but a guy with genuine concern and innocence.
But, when Kiera discovered Deshaun lost his mother, she made an open offer that if he needed someone to talk to, she was there for him. Kiera supported him throughout Deshaun’s difficult times.
Later, the pair started dating and Kiera taught Kiera how to deal with the daily chores and manage his finance. She fell for his innocence and realized the bad situation he was going through when he cried to her in the first month of dating.
When Kiera came into his life, Deshaun felt like the most important woman being replaced by another. More on Deshaun’s girlfriend: Kiera seems to own KayKurl and also runs a catering business named Kays Kitchen.
Last modified: March 11, 2021