25 Tyler Harris
    Tyler Harris

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Dix Hills, N.Y.

    High School:
    St. Benedict's Prep '11

    Last College:
    NC State

    Height / Weight:
    6-9 / 223

    Position:
    Forward


    05/02/2014

    Providence College Holds Letter-Winners Society Induction Ceremony

    Ninety-seven Friar student-athletes earned their varsity jackets.

    04/27/2014

    Men's Basketball Annual Team Awards Announced

    Team held its annual banquet on Saturday at the Marriott

    03/20/2014

    NCAA Men's Basketball 2nd and 3rd Round Open Practice And Interviews

    Photo gallery and press conference quotes from San Antonio on March 20.

    02/28/2014

    Men's Basketball Wins On The Road At Seton Hall, 74-69

    Bryce Cotton scored 24 points to lead the Friars.

    02/01/2014

    Men's Basketball Earns BIG EAST Road Win With 77-72 Victory At DePaul

    Bryce Cotton scored 28 points to lead the Friars.

    2012-13: Not eligible play due to NCAA transfer rules....Attended the Lebron James and Kevin Durant Skills Academies.

    AT NC STATE (2011-12): Attended North Carolina State University for his freshman year of college... Played in a total of 19 games for the Wolfpack throughout the season... Registered a season high of eight points in the season opener versus UNC Asheville (11/11/11)...Gained a season high three assists and four points versus Morehead State (11/13/11)...Scored seven points and got a season high of six rebounds against Vanderbilt (11/19/11)...Put up three points and one rebound in the win over Delaware State (1/4/12)...Contributed three rebounds against Kansas in the NCAA tournament (3/23/12)... Ended the season with a total of 35 points, 23 rebounds, eight assists, and two steals...Averaged 1.8 ppg, 1.2 rpg, and 0.4 apg per game.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Attended St. Benedict's Prep in Newark, N.J. for his senior season...Rated a four-star ESPN Recruit and was ranked the No. 20 power forward...As a senior averaged 19.7 ppg and 9.8 rpg... Earned team MVP honors his senior season...Registered one of his top performances in 2011 versus St. Patrick's Michael Gilchrist when he scored 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and was named MVP of the Showcase Game...Scored 25 points against St. Raymond's in 2011...Prior to his senior year, Harris attended Half Hallow Hills High in his hometown Dix Hills, N.Y. averaged 14.7 ppg, 3.2 apg, 0.9 bpg, 5.9 rpg, and 1.4 spg...While at Half Hallow Hills Harris, played alongside his brother Tobias Harris, former Tennessee star and current Milwaukee Bucks forward, and led their team to a 25-1 mark and a spot in the NY State Class AA championship game in 2009...Earned All-League and All-Suffolk County honors in 2009... Team also captured Long Island Championship and Suffolk County Championship in 2009... Attended Long Island Lutherane and helped the team capture the state title in 2008.

    PROFILE
    Tyler James Lee Harris
    Birthdate: September 1, 1993
    Major: Sociology
    Family: Son of Torrel and Lisa Harris... Has three brothers, Torrel Jr, Tobias and Terry,
    and two sisters, Tesia and Tori
    Favorite Athlete: Kevin Durant
    Favorite Movies: Space Jam, The 6th Man
    Favorite Book: Slam
    Favorite Food: Rice
    Biggest Thrill in Sports: Winning the state title as a sophomore at Long Island, Lutherane

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