Big Name Programs Visit Long Island Lutheran

Reporter Mike Sullivan updates the recent school visits by the major college basketball programs to Long Island Lutheran High School to watch Tobias Harris work out ...

Tobias Harris, a 6-foot-7 wing player from Long Island Lutheran High School in Brookville, New York (on Long Island), has been busy on several fronts over the past couple of months. He's taken several campus visits and has more scheduled in the future.

Harris has also competed with the Unique All Stars in the IS8 Fall League. Harris' team fell in the quarterfinals last weekend.

And Tobias has had several big name coaches drop in to watch him work out at Long Island Lutheran High School.

"There were many coaches who attended this week," said Tobias' dad, Torrel.

"Jim Boeheim and Mike Hopkins (Syracuse), Norm Roberts (St. John's), Bruce Pearl (Tennessee), and Jim Calhoun (Connecticut) all came in this week." Harris is scheduled to visit Maryland for Midnight Madness (October 17th) and Georgetown on October 18th.

Harris is also scheduled to visit Marquette on October 24th-25th for another Midnight Madness event.

Trips to Georgia Tech and Georgia are also planned for the weekend of November 1st and 2nd.

The list now also includes, besides the schools above: Wake Forest, South Carolina, Miami, Vanderbilt, Notre Dame, Virginia Tech, Baylor, North Carolina State, Rutgers, Southern Cal, Louisville, and Virginia.

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