Who is Drake Maye? Is he related to Luke Maye UNC? Age, Wiki, Family and Net Worth

Drake Maye is an American football quarterback for the North Carolina Tar Heels. He is a freshman quarterback who had initially contended for starting job with Criswell for FAMU.

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IS UNC football QB Drake Maye and Luke Maye UNC Related?

Drake Maye has been in the spotlight as he threw four touchdown passes in the first half of Saturday’s opener against Florida A&M. It was his first start as UNC quarterback. Thus, people have been debating his friendship with Luke Maye, a UNC star. Luke had helped UNC win a national title in Basketball in 2017. And, yeah, Drake and Luke are connected.

They are brothers. Luke is an older sibling of Drake. He is a professional basketball player for Covirán Granada of the Spanish LEB Oro. He had played high school basketball at William A. Hough High School in Cornelius, North Carolina. He earned the Associated Press All-State team twice. Following his high school graduation, he committed to the University of North Carolina. For the first time in his sophomore season, he played against Davidson and scored 10 points.

 Then, on April 23, 2018, during his junior year, he revealed his decision to join the NBA draft without engaging an agent. But, he decided to return to UNC for his senior year on May 24. He garnered multiple preseason nominations for his senior year, including preseason ACC Player of the Year.

Milwaukee Bucks

After his undergraduate career, he resumed his passion for athletics and joined The Milwaukee Bucks on June 21, 2019. However, he was released by the Bucks on October 14, 2019, however, he was subsequently assigned to the Wisconsin Herd, the Bucks’ NBA G League affiliate.

On July 23, 2021, he entered into a two-year contract with Liga ACB team Baxi Manresa on July 23, 2021. After a year, he signed a deal with Covirán Granada in the Spanish LEB Oro on July 31, 2022. Both of the brothers have donated so much to UNC. They also have another sibling named Cole Maye, a baseball player at the University of Florida.

Drake Maye Age, Family, Early Life

Drake Maye’s birth date and Zodiac sign are unknown. He holds an American Nationality and he belongs to the white ethnic group.

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Drake Maye’s older brothers Luke and Cole were also college athletes. His father, Mike, was a former athlete who played quarterback for the Tar Heels from 1983 to 1987.

Drake Maye Girlfriend, What about his Relationship?

Drake is in a relationship with his best friend.

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Drake Maye Career, What is his profession?

Drake Maye played little in 2021 as he redshirted, participating in four games. When starter Sam Howell was out of action due to injury in the Wofford game, Maye got the most extensive action of his career to that date. Splitting halves with other backup QB Jacolby Criswell, Maye completed 7 of his 9 throw attempts for 89 yards and a touchdown.

He also registered four carries for 38 yards. Heading into the 2022 season, Maye and Criswell contended for the starting spot after Howell’s departure. On August 22nd, 2022, head coach Mack Brown designated Maye the starter for the 2022 season-opener against FAMU but underlined that both quarterbacks would receive action in the game.

How much is Drake Maye Net Worth?

Drake Maye has not disclosed his financial details. Thus it is hard to estimate his net worth.

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Which school and college did he go to?

Drake Maye attended Myers Park High School and was rated the state’s top player by MaxPreps. He was a four stars prospect when he graduated from high school senior.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Drake Maye is active on Instagram He has 19.8K+ followers on Instagram.

Physical Appearance of Drake Maye’s Height, Weight

HeightIn Feet: 6 Feet and 4.5 Inch
Centimeter: 194 cm
Meter: 1.94 m
Hair ColorBlack
Eye colorBlack
WeightKilogram: 100 Kg
Pound:  220 Lbs
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Drake Maye’s should be knows

Zodiac signNot Available
Relationship StatusSingle