Cam’ron makes many references to NBA ballers, with rhymes like, “I got plans that are better than jail/Now look, we like Bird, Parish, Kevin McHale…” Killa Cam knows hoops, because he used to run the courts. In high school, Cam played alongside Harlem rapper Ma$e Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics. Cam claims that schools like Georgetown University, University of Miami, Wyoming and USC wanted him. But he dropped out of school during his senior season. He eventually earned his GED and received a basketball scholarship to Navarro Junior College in Texas.