Crystal Kelly attended Western Kentucky University from 2004-2008. At WKU Kelly was a member of the Lady Toppers Basketball team. Kelly later went on to play for the Sacramento Monarchs, Detroit Shock, and the San Antonio Silver Stars as a forward. While at WKU Kelly became the record breaker for career rebounds. She is known for being inducted into the NCAA D1 women’s basketball top 25 for scoring over 2,600 points in total.