Tyreke Evans began his career when he attended the American Christian Academy in Aston, Pennsylvania and joined the school’s basketball team. Tyreke was named MVP during McDonalds’s High School All-American Game. While with the team, he was contained in the documentary, ” Gunning for that #1 Area”, plus it had been directed by Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch. Tyreke considered attending University of Texas and Villanova University, however he made a decision to play for the University of Memphis Tigers basketball team. Evans got a position during the 2009 NBA Draft, after he chose to forego three seasons of his collegiate eligibility and was chosen as the fourth overall pick by the Sacramento Kings. Evans received an award as MVP throughout the Rookie/Sophomore Game in 2010. Evans was the got by the New Orleans Pelicans in 2013 in a sign-and-trade deal which involved three teams.