Tyler Harris
Tyler  Harris


Dix Hills, N.Y.

High School:
St. Benedict's Prep '11

Last College:
NC State

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 223



Tyler Harris To Leave Men's Basketball Program After Graduation

Red-shirt junior helped the Friars to consecutive NCAA appearances over the last two seasons.


Men's Basketball Falls To Dayton In NCAA Second Round, 66-53

LaDontae Henton records 18 points and a game-high 11 rebounds.


Men's Basketball Advances To BIG EAST Semifinal With 74-57 Win Over St. John's

Three Friars register double-doubles led by LaDontae Henton with 20 points and 12 rebounds.


No. 24 Men's Basketball Defeated By No. 21 Butler, 68-64

Kris Dunn led the Friars with 23 points.


Men's Basketball Defeats Marquette, 77-66

Senior LaDontae Henton registers his 1,000th career-rebound.

2013-14: Scored four points and grabbed five rebounds versus Boston College (11/8/13)...Scored 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds while going 8-8 from the free throw line versus Brown (11/13/13)...Scored 13 points and grabbed five rebounds versus Marist (11/16/13)...Scored 15 points and grabbed four rebounds versus Vanderbilt (11/22/13)...Recorded 22 points and nine rebounds versus La Salle (11/24/13)...Scored 10 points and was named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament Team versus Maryland (11/25/13)...Scored 16 points and was 8-8 from the free-throw line versus Fairfield (11/29/13)...Registered 10 points versus #3 Kentucky (12/3/13)...Scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds at Rhode Island (12/5/13)...Recorded 19 points versus Yale (12/17/13)...Scored 18 points and recorded six rebounds versus Maine (12/21/13)...Scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds at #23 UMass (12/28/13)...Recorded 22 points and nine rebounds versus Seton Hall (12/31/13)...Scored 18 points at St. John's (1/16/14)...Scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds versus #20 Creighton (1/18/14)...Scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds versus Butler (1/21/14)...Registered 12 points and grabbed six rebounds versus Xavier (1/25/14)...Recorded a career-high 11 rebounds at Marquette (1/30/14)...Scored 18 points and recorded five rebounds at DePaul (2/1/14)...Scored 13 points at Georgetown (2/10/14)...Scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds versus DePaul (2/15/14)...Scored 14 points at Bulter (2/23/14)...Scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds at Seton Hall (2/28/14)...Scored six points and grabbed 10 rebounds versus St. John's (3/13/14)...Scored 17 points on 4-8 shooting from the field, including 3-4 from three-point territory, and added four rebounds versus Seton Hall (3/14/14)...Recorded 10 points, three rebounds and two assists versus #14 Creighton (3/15/14)...Scored 13 points and had three blocks versus North Carolina (3/21/14) in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament...Finished fourth on the team in scoring (11.6 ppg), third in rebounding (5.1 rpg) and second in free throw shooting (.839)...Earned the team's Coca-Cola Most Promising Prospect Award.

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

AT NC STATE: 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.

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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