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Tyler Harris

Tyler Harris

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Blackshear, Ga.

High School:
Pierce County

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 223

Position:
Quarterback

TRUE FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
-Named Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Houston contest

PRIOR TO UCF
-Coached by Sean Pender at Pierce County High School in Georgia
-A four-star recruit according to ESPN, which lists him as the No. 12 pocket passer in the country and in the 2014 ESPN 300 at No. 247
-Rated three stars by Rivals and 247Sports
-Threw for 2,800 passing yards as a senior while throwing 21 touchdowns and running for six more
-Helped Pierce County reach the second round of Georgia's 2013 AAA state playoffs
-Selected as a 2013 Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State AAA honorable mention quarterback
-Selected as the top quarterback at the Valdosta MVP Camp
-As a junior, racked up 2,466 yards, 29 touchdowns and five rushing scores
-Earned a spot in the Rising Seniors Junior All-Star Game in 2012, and was named All-Region 1AAA First Team quarterback that year as well
-A member of the school's all-academic team and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes his final two years
-Played his first two seasons of high school football at Brantley County, including throwing for 1,300 yards and 10 touchdowns as a sophomore
-Had offers from Alabama, Kentucky, Middle Tennessee, Mississippi State, USF, SMU and Troy, while receiving interest from Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Georgia and South Carolina

PERSONAL
-Born in Brunswick, Ga.
-Parents are Tracy Harris and Christa Crews

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