Prep School: Played one season at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro, Va., during the 2013-14 season ... The school finished the season with a 25-7 record and a No. 4 ranking in the NextUpRecruits.com Top 10 poll... The team reached No. 1 in the poll for the first time in school history on Dec. 19, 2013... Fishburne advanced to the National Prep Championships in New Haven, Conn., for the second consecutive season... Only the top eight prep schools in the country get a bid to the championships... The Caissons lost to defending champion Northfield Mount Hermon, 62-59, in the quarterfinals with Harris scoring a team-high 16 points... Averaged a team-best 19 points per game during the season... Averaged 21.5 points in helping the team sweep the Massanutten Invitational on Feb. 21-22, including a season-high 23 points vs. Mount Zion... Harris was one of seven players to sign with Division I teams... Gained between 15-20 pounds of muscle during season... Coached by Ed Huckaby, Jr.
High School: A four-year lettermen at Edwardsville High School in Edwardsville, Ill. ... Helped the school to a 31-3 record and a third-place finish at the Class 4A state tournament as a senior in 2012-13... It marked the first time since 1956 that the Tigers advanced to the state semifinals since 1956... Ranks No. 4 on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,460 points... Averaged 17 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.3 steals as a senior... Connected on 46.4 percent (66-of-142) from 3-point range as a senior... Twice named honorable mention All-State by The Associated Press as a senior and junior... Also selected three times to the all-conference and All-Metro teams... Third generation to play basketball at Edwardsville, following grandfather, Bob Harris (1962-64), father, Rob Harris (1985-89) and uncle, Jon Harris (1994-98)... Also played alongside his brother, Jordan, in 2012-13... First Edwardsville player at K-State since Fred Barton (1977-80)... Coached by Mike Waldo.
Personal: Robert Lamont Harris III was born Dec. 2, 1994 in Alton, Ill. ... Parents are Robert, Jr., and LeAnn Harris... Has a younger brother, Jordan and younger sister, Sydney... Comes from a basketball family... Father, Rob, is an assistant coach at Lewis and Clark Community College in Edwardsville, Ill. ... Mother, LeAnn, was an All-American basketball player at Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, scoring 1,518 points in 83 games from 1991-94... Averaged 18.3 points on 53.3 percent shooting with 6.8 rebounds during her playing career... Was inducted into the SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame in 2013... Led the school in scoring for three consecutive seasons and helped the Cougars to their first-ever NCAA Division II Tournament in 1993-94... Ranks fourth on SIUE's all-time scoring list, while her 40 points vs. Southern Indiana in 1994 stands as the school's single-game scoring mark... Uncle, Jon Harris, was the St. Louis Post-Dispatch High School Player of the Year in 1998 before playing in 113 games at Marquette from 1998-2002... He is currently an assistant coach at California for head coach Cuonzo Martin... Also related to former Notre Dame star and current ESPN broadcaster LaPhonso Ellis... Major is undecided.