Chris Paul was born and raised in North Carolina. Despite only playing two varsity basketball seasons in high school, he led his team to a 27-3 record and the Class 4A Eastern Regional finals his senior year. He played in the McDonald's All-American game, Jordan Brand Classics game, and was named North Carolina's Mr. Basketball in 2003. Chris attended nearby Wake Forest and led the school to two NCAA Tournaments, including a Sweet Sixteen appearance. He was drafted 4th overall in 2005, and has since been an 8-time NBA All-Star. He has led the NBA in assists four times, steals six times, and earned himself five NBA All-Defensive team bids. Not only is Chris one of the most talented players on the floor, he's also a tremendous leader and highly revered around the league, which is why he is acting president of the NBA Players Association. Chris' signature shoe, the CP3.VIII, is the highest caliber of performance basketball shoes. Superior ventilation, top-notch lockdown, dual-density cushioning, and responsive traction all highlight his shoe, helping those who wear it take the game-saving steal, or pass that game-winning assist.