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#15 Dennis Harris
Position: Forward
Height: 6'11"
Weight: 190 lbs.
Class: Freshman
Experience: 1 Letter
City/State: Jonesboro, Ga.
High School: Mundy's Mill HS
Major: General Studies
Born: 12/21/1989
Dennis Harris Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 07/22/2011

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2010-11)
Played just four games after missing first seven games with injuries and then was dismissed from the team prior to the start of the spring semester ... Scored two points against Central Michigan (12/11).

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2009-10)
Played in 29 games, starting nine ... Averaged 4.6 points per game and 3.1 rebounds ... Made 56-of-111 field goals and averaged 14.3 minutes per game ... Missed two games in December because of injury ... Five games in double figures - four at 10 points and 12 off the bench in the conference opener against Alabama (1/9) when he hit all five field goal attempts ... Three of his four 10-point games came against SEC opposition late in the season ... Had eight rebounds twice ... Had four assists and nine points in the NIT quarterfinal win against Western Kentucky (11/17).

FRESHMAN SEASON (2208-09)
Did not play in any contests as he was redshirted by the LSU coaching staff ... Was able to practice with the team during the season and assisted on the scout team in preparing the team to play opponents.

PRIOR TO LSU
Harris earned MVP honors in 2008 for his play in Region 4-5A and was named to the 2008 All-Metro Atlanta Naismith Award team and was a 2008 McDonald's All-American Basketball team nominee .. He also played on the No. 1 AAU team, the Atlanta Celtics ... Played small forward at Mundy's Mills in Jonesboro, Ga., for coach Ty Willingham ... Averaged 21.5 points per game as a season, 12 rebounds and four blocked shots per game ... All-State on the Georgia team selected by the Atlanta Journal Constitution ... Team advanced to the state Final 16 with a record of 36-6 in 2008 and 31-4 in 2007.

PERSONAL
Full name is Dennis Edward Harris ... Born on Dec. 21, 1989 ... Father is Dennis Harris and mother is Linda Fleming Graves ... Carried a 3.6 GPA at Mundy's Mill and was on the A/B "Honor Roll" all four years at the school.

Top Career Performances
Points
12, vs. Alabama, 1/19/10

Rebounds
8, twice

Field Goals Made
5, three times

3PT Field Goals Made
2, vs. Miss. State, 2/20/10

Free Throws Made
3, vs. ULM< 11/13/09

Assists
4, vs. Western Kentucky, 11/17/09

Blocks
2, twice

Steals
2, vs. Miss. State, 2/20/10

Minutes Played
29, vs. Western Kentucky, 11/17/09

Top Career Scoring Games 
1. 12 - vs. Alabama, 1/9/10
2. 10 - at Auburn, 2/27/10
2. 10 - vs. Mississippi State, 2/20/10
2. 10 - at Vanderbilt, 2/13/10
2. 10 - vs. Indiana State, 11/16/09
6. 9 - vs. Western Kentucky, 11/17/09
6. 9 - vs. ULM, 11/13/09
8. 8 - at Alabama, 1/27/10
9. 7 - vs. McNeese, 1/4/10
10. 6 - three times

 

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