#32 Jeff Harris
|HOMETOWN||Surprise, Ariz. (Valley Vista HS)|
2017 (Jr): Appeared in 10 of 11 games for the Beavers... Totaled 16 tackles including 11 solo tackles... Registered five tackles for a loss and two sacks on the season... Blocked a kick vs U-Mary (Oct.7)... Returned one punt for eight yards vs U-Mary.
2016 (So): Played in 11 games totaling 20 tackles including 12 solo tackles... Recorded 2.5 sacks on the season for a total 24 yards... Set career highs in multiple categories including tackles (4) vs Upper Iowa (Sept. 01) and assisted tackles (3) vs Upper Iowa (Sept. 01).
2015 (Fr): Played in eight games recording 15 tackles, ten of which were solo tackles… Totaled five sacks for a loss of 36 yards and forced one fumble.
2014 (RS): Sat out season as a redshirt.
Prior to BSU: Successful on both sides of the ball, Harris was named Division I, Section 2 Honorable Mention for his wide receiver and tight end abilities, while earning Division I, Section 2 Second Team honors for defensive end at Valley Vista High School... Brought down 25 catches for 406 yards and three touchdowns as a senior… Averaged 40.6 yards per game and 16.2 yards per reception… Posted 10 tackles and seven sacks that pushed the opposing team back 36 yards in 2013… Earned Monsoon Football Newcomer Award… Also a letterwinner on the hardcourt… An honor roll student.
Personal: Born Sept. 28, 1995… Son of Barbara Harris… Proposed computer engineering major at Bemidji State... Brother, Chris Harris, is a wide receiver on the Bemidji State football team.
Career Highs: Total Tackles: 4 (x2) last at Augustana (9/16/17); Solo Tackles: 2 (x6) last at Minnesota Crookston (9/30/17); Assisted Tackles: 3 vs Upper Iowa (9/1/16); TFL: 2 vs Upper Iowa (9/1/16); Sacks: 2 (x2) last at Northern State (10/21/17); Forced Fumbles: 1 vs. U-Mary (10/3/15); Blocked Kicks: 1 vs University of Mary (10/7/17).