TULANE: A three-year letterwinner and starter who has started all 34 games of his career... career numbers include 102 tackles (47 solo), 19 stops for lost yardage, eight quarterback sacks, two forced fumbles and nine quarterback hurries... has led the Green Wave's defensive line in tackles during all three seasons of his career... begins fall camp as the starting right defensive end.
2006: Started every game (12) for the third straight season and registered 33 tackles (15 solo), including six stops for lost yardage and 2.5 sacks... also forced one fumble and was credited with two quarterback hurries... served as the team co-captain and earned honorable mention all-Conference USA honors... posted a season high five tackles at Tulsa... produced four tackles, including 1.5 stops for lost yardage and logged four tackles vs. Rice.
2005: Started all 11 games for the second straight year... ranked seventh on the team in tackles and was the top tackler on the defensive line... played the first eight games at defensive tackle and then the fnal three at defensive end... led the Wave's defensive line in tackles with 34 (21 solo) and added six tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks... recorded tackles in every game, including a season-best seven tackles against Rice (11/12)... had four tackles, including two for losses and a sack against Tulsa (11/19)... tallied 1.5 sacks against SMU (9/24)... also had four tackles against Mississippi State (9/17) and Navy (11/5).
2004: Earned CollegeFootballNews.com C-USA Freshman of the Year honors while also being selected to the All-C-USA Third Team and the All-Freshman Team... led the defensive line in tackles as a true freshman, recording 35 total with 11 solo... started all 11 games, registering three sacks to rank third on the team, and seven tackles for loss... made a career-high eight tackles vs. Houston (10/30) and added a tackle for loss... was credited with two tackles for loss among his six stops versus Navy (11/6)... tallied three solo tackles and a sack in his first collegiate action at Mississippi State (9/4)... had five tackles, a sack and a tackle for loss versus Florida A&M (9/11)... forced a fumble in the Memphis game (10/16) and made five tackles, including a tackle for loss.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned first team 3A All-State honors as a senior and was a second team choice his junior year... named first team All-District 1-3A in 2001, 2002 and 2003 and was the district's Defensive MVP his final two years... a two-time first team all-city selection... tallied 16.5 sacks for losses totalling 121 yards in 2003... credited with 77 tackles and 11 tackles for losses of 67 yards as a senior... recovered three fumbles and returned an interception 88 yards for a touchdown as a senior... a four-year starter whose team won district titles in 2001 and 2002... also lettered in track and field and basketball... named to the National Honor Roll in 2001 and 2002.
PERSONAL: Majoring in public relations... born March 3, 1986, in Shreveport, La.... the son of Terry and Mitchell Harris... older brother, Mitchell, Jr., played football at Grambling State.
Harris' Career Defensive Stats
|Year ||G-GS ||UT-AT-TT ||TFL ||Sacks ||FF/FR ||QH||PD||INT|
|2004 ||11-11 ||11-24-35 ||7-24 ||3-15 ||1/0 ||7||0||0-0|
|2005 ||11-11 ||21-13-34 ||6-30 ||2.5-22 ||0/0||- ||0||0-0|
|2006 ||12-12 ||15-18-33 ||6-25 ||2.5-15 ||1/0||2 ||0||0-0|
|Career ||34-34 ||47-55-102 ||19-79 ||8-52 ||2/0 ||9||0||0-0|