ACC In Home Visit Goes Well For LI Star

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a recruiting report on Tyler Harris, a Long Islander who is currently attending school and preparing to play high school basketball at St. Benedict's Prep in Newark, New Jersey ...

Tyler Harris, a 6-foot-8 senior prospect from St. Benedict's Prep in Newark, New Jersey, completed a second in home visit today, according to his father, Torrel.

Harris had a terrific in home visit with Providence College yesterday.

Today, Tyler and his family sat down with the coaching staff of North Carolina State.

"We had another great visit with North Carolina State head coach Sidney Lowe and assistant coach Larry Harris," said Mr. Harris. "We talked about about a lot of positive things that North Carolina State offers to their student athletes."

Mr. Harris added: "Tyler once again was very impressed with academic commitment by the coaches to get their players to graduate from school. The coaches discussed Tyler's positions and how he would fit into at North Carolina State. They feel his best basketball is ahead of him and it showed how well he played this spring and summer."

Mr. Harris concluded: "They believe how good he's going to be with Tyler because of his willingness to continue to work hard as he's been doing...the sky is the limit. Coach Lowe likes Tyler's high IQ and his versatility and that he can play many positions in his system."

Mr. Harris told us that Tyler will officially visit North Carolina State on October 1st.

He will also visit Providence College on October 15th.

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