Shikiri Hightower married her college sweetheart Keyshawn, whom she met at USC college, on February 14, 1998. Unfortunately,tHey divorced in 2002. The couple has two children, daughter Maia and son Keyshawn Jr.
Before the 2001 season, while Keyshawn was playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Shikiri grew restless in Central Florida. She packed up the kids and moved back to California. Keyshawn said “I was young when I got married.” “We were rich, living in New York. We had never dated. We just hung out.” That’s why, when she said she was leaving, his answer to her was, “It’s cool.”
In 2002,Keyshawn and Shikiri filed for divorce.They saw each other every month when he visited the kids.