First Offer On The Table For 2011 Prospect

Reporter Mike Sullivan got the word from Torrel Harris that his son Tyler received his first scholarship offer today from a local program ... Harris is a 2011 prospect who had an impressive summer ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Tyler Harris

HEIGHT: 6-foot-4

WEIGHT: 160 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Long Island Lutheran in Brookville, N.Y.

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Brian Carey

POSITIONS: Small Forward/Shooting Guard

CLASS: 2011 Class

AAU PROGRAM: Unique All Stars

AAU HEAD COACH: Torrel Harris

RECRUITING UPDATE: Tyler Harris received his first scholarship offer, according to his father, Torrel. Harris landed a free ride from Fordham University, a program that has done a terrific job in recruiting over the past couple of years.

Mr. Harris stated: "Tyler was very excited on the good news today. He has been working very hard everyday and its showing in his game. He has high basketball IQ. Tyler has great skills, very good shooter and is a good passer.

FRANK MANTESTA'S PREVIOUS EVALUATION:

STRENGTHS: Good shooter, has a high basketball IQ

AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT: Adding strength to his frame and more quickness

EVALUATION: Tyler has plenty of time to strengthen his game. He has grown four inches in the last couple of months. He can shoot the ball and now with his added size he will add more of a post game to his overall game. He is a very good student of the game always asking questions.


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