Kofi Cockburn is popular for being one of the talented basketball players who play Jamaican college basketball. He plays for the Illinois Fighting Illini of the Big Ten Conference. He is 2.13m tall with a weight of 136 kg.
He is known to have had an interest in sports as he also played soccer, cricket, and ran track and field at a young age. He was born on September 1, 1999, in Kingston in Jamaica. He grew up and lived parts of his life in Jamaica before moving to Queens, New York in 2014. In New York, he came to live with his mother who was already settled there.
Cockburn attended Christ the King Regional High School in Middle Village, New York. As a junior, he played Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball for the New York (NY) Rens, For his senior season year, he got transferred to Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia. In 2019, he was regarded as a four-star recruit and was considered one of the top 50 players in the 2019 basketball class.
Dorothy Wray, Who Is Kofi Cockburn’s Mother?
Kofi Cockburn’s mother, Dorothy Wray keeps a low profile. The little known about her is that she used to work as a certified nursing assistant. Apart from this information, there is nothing else known about her.