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12 Joe Harris
Joe  Harris

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chelan, Wash.

High School:
Chelan

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 225

Position:
G

01/25/2015

No. 2 Virginia Outlasts Virginia Tech, 50-47

Justin Anderson scored eight of his 12 points during a late 12-0 run.

03/23/2014

Virginia Overwhelms Memphis, 78-60

Joe Harris scored 16 points to help the Cavaliers reach the Sweet 16.

03/14/2014

Virginia Tops FSU at ACC Tourney, 64-51

Joe Harris led the Cavaliers with a season-high 20 points

03/01/2014

No. 12 Virginia Powers Past No. 4 Syracuse, Claims ACC Title

Cavaliers handle Orangemen to claim ACC regular season crown

02/22/2014

No. 14 Virginia Powers Past Notre Dame, 70-49

Cavaliers cruise past Irish, win 11th straight game

03/29/2014

Men's Basketball NCAA Sweet 16 vs. Michigan State (by Matt Riley)

Men's Basketball NCAA Sweet 16 vs. Michigan State (by Matt Riley)

03/28/2014

Virginia vs. Michigan State

Virginia vs. Michigan State photos by USA TODAY Sports

03/27/2014

NCAA Media Day And Practice Session

Virginia Practice and Media Day, NCAA Tourney, Madison Square Gardern

03/23/2014

Men's Basketball NCAA vs. Memphis (by Matt Riley)

Men's Basketball NCAA vs. Memphis (by Matt Riley)

03/23/2014

NCAA Third Round: Virginia vs. Memphis (USATSI)

Top-seeded Cavaliers overwhelm the Tigers 78-60 to advance to the Sweet 16.

WORTH NOTING
• Finished his four-year career ranked first all-time at Virginia in games played (135), second in 3-point percentage (40.7%) and 3-pointers (263) and11th in scoring with 1,698 points
• In 2013-14, named All-ACC Second Team by the ACC Coaches and All-ACC Third Team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA)
• Named 2014 ACC Tournament Most Valuable Player and ACC All-Tournament First Team
• Averaged a career-high 16.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game in 2012-13
• Named to the 2014 Allstate Good Works Team for community service and improving the lives of others
• Named to the All-ACC first team by the ACC coaches and Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA) in 2012-13
• Named to the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District 3 Team and National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 2 Team in 2012-13
• Scored a career-high 36 points vs. Duke (2/28/13)
• Second on the team in scoring with an average of 11.3 points a game for the 2011-12 season
• Broke a bone in his left hand in a game at North Carolina (2/11/12) and played the rest of that game and the last eight games of the season with protection on the hand
• Made 41.7 percent (65-156) of his three-point field goal attempts in 2010-11, the best by an ACC freshman since 2000
• Named Mr. Basketball in the state of Washington in 2010 by the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association and selected the 2010 Gatorade Washington Boys Basketball Player of the Year
• Associated Press Class IA Player of the Year in 2010 and 2009
• Three-time Caribou Trail League Most Valuable Player
• Averaged 26.6 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 4.4 steals and 1.6 blocks a game as a senior at Chelan High School in 2009-10
• Scored a Class IA state record 2,399 points during his high school career

AT VIRGINIA

2013-14 SEASON
• Played in and started a school-record 37 games
• Averaged 12 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 28.8 minutes per game
• Shot 44.1 percent from the field, 40 percent from 3-point range and 64 percent from the free-throw line
• Named All-ACC Second Team by the ACC Coaches and All-ACC Third Team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA)
• Named ACC Tournament Most Valuable Player and ACC All-Tournament First Team
• Selected to the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District 3 Team and National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 2 Second Team
• Named Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) University Division All-State Men's Basketball First Team
• Named to the 2014 Allstate Good Works Team for community service and improving the lives of others
• Invited to the State Farm College 3-Point Championship but did not participate
• Senior CLASS Award nominee
• Preseason All-ACC, John R. Wooden Award and Naismith Trophy candidate
• Earned Corpus Christi Challenge Most Valuable Player honors after averaging 14.8 points in wins against Liberty (11/23/13), Hampton (11/26/13), SMU (11/29/13) and Missouri State (11/30/13)
• Ranked 10th in the ACC in made 3-point field goals per game (1.95) in all games
• Ranked fourth in the ACC in 3-point field goal percentage (42.1%) and tied for eighth in made 3-point field goals per game (2.22) in 18 league games
• Led Virginia in scoring in 11 games, including a season-high 20 against Hampton (11/26/13) and Florida State (3/14/14)
• Scored a team-high 18 points vs. VCU (11/12/13) and Florida State (1/18/14)
• Had a career-high five steals vs. Boston College (2/5/14)
• Led Virginia in scoring in two NCAA Tournament games, including 16 vs. Memphis (3/23/14) in the third round and 17 vs. Michigan State (3/28/14) in the East Regional semifinals
• Scored in double figures in 26 games
• Finished his four-year career ranked first all-time at Virginia in games played (135), second in 3-point percentage (40.7%) and 3-pointers (263) and11th in scoring with 1,698 points
• Lettered

2012-13 SEASON
• Played and started a school-record 35 games
• Averaged a career-high 16.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game
• Named to the All-ACC first team by the ACC coaches and Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA)
• Named to the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District 3 Team and National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 2 Team
• Shot 46.8 percent from the field, 42.5 percent from 3-point range and 74 percent from the free-throw line
• Ranked fourth in the ACC in scoring (16.3 ppg) and 3-point shooting accuracy (42.5%) and fifth in made 3-point field goals per game (2.2)
• Ranked second in scoring (18.4 ppg), fifth in 3-point field goal percentage (43%) and made 3-point field goals per game (2.4), sixth in free throw percentage (78.8%), eighth in field goal percentage (48.3%) and ninth in minutes per game (34.3) in 18 ACC games
• Scored in double figures in 31 of 35 games
• Led UVa in scoring 19 times and had nine 20-point games
• Tallied a career-high 36 points vs. Duke (2/28/13)
• Had a season-high eight rebounds at George Mason (11/9/12)
• Handed out a career-high six assists vs. Mississippi Valley State (12/8/12)
• Tied a career high with four steals vs. Florida State (1/19/13)
• Tied a career high with five 3-pointers vs. Virginia Tech (2/12/13)
• Ranks second all-time at UVa in career 3-point shooting accuracy at 41 percent
• Ranks sixth on UVa's career 3-pointer list with 191
• Ranks 27th all-time at UVa with 1,255 career points
• Ranked ninth on Virginia's single-season 3-pointers list with 77
• Lettered

2011-12 SEASON
• Averaged 11.3 points, 3.9 rebounds and 30.3 minutes played a game
• Shot 44.2 percent (121-274) from the field, including 38.0 percent (49-129) from three-point range, and 77.2 percent (71-92) from the free-throw line
• Played in all 32 games and started 31
• Suffered a fractured bone in his left hand at UNC on Feb. 11, but continued to play the rest of the season with protection on the hand
• Scored in double figures in 21 games and led the team in scoring six times
• Led the team in assists six times and in rebounding in three games
• Second-Team All-State selection by the Richmond Times-Dispatch
• Scored 18 points vs. NC State (3/9/12) in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament
• Had 12 points, five rebounds, three assists and a career-high three blocks vs. #7 North Carolina (2/25/12) at John Paul Jones Arena
• Scored 11 points (3-4 3FG) vs. Wake Forest (2/8/12)
• Had 16 points and five rebounds at #21 Florida State (2/4/12)
• Scored a season high and matched his ACC career high with 19 points (5-6 3FG) vs. Clemson (1/31/12)
• Had 12 points and five rebounds at NC State (1/28/12)
• Scored 10 points and had seven rebounds vs. Virginia Tech (1/22/12)
• Had 16 points, five rebounds and three assists at Georgia Tech (1/19/12)
• Scored 14 points and had five rebounds at #8 Duke (1/12/12)
• Had 14 points and five rebounds at LSU (1/2/12)
• Scored 17 points and had seven rebounds vs. Towson (12/30/11)
• Had 14 points at Seattle (12/21/11)
• Scored 15 points and had five rebounds at Oregon (12/18/11)
• Had 11 points and four rebounds vs. George Mason (12/6/11)
• Scored 18 points, had seven rebounds and tied a career high with four steals vs. #14 Michigan (11/29/11)
• Had 18 points vs. Drake (11/21/11)
• Scored 12 points vs. Drexel (11/19/11)
• Had 13 points, six rebounds and three assists vs. TCU (11/18/11)
• Scored 13 points, had six rebounds and four assists vs. South Carolina State (11/13/11)
• Lettered

2010-11 SEASON
• Averaged 10.4 points, 4.4 rebounds and 29.4 minutes played a game
• Averaged 11.2 points, 5.1 rebounds and 32.0 minutes played a game in 16 ACC regular-season games
• Made 41.8 percent (107-256) of his shots from the field, including 41.7 percent (65-156) from three-point range, and made 75.9 percent (44-58) of his free throw attempts
• His 65 three-point field goals were the most on the team and ranks second among freshmen in UVa men's basketball history for three-point field goals made in a season
• His three-point field goal percentage of 41.7 percent (65-156) was the best by an ACC freshman since 2000
• Played in all 31 games and started 25
• After the season-opening game with William & Mary he played at least 20 minutes in 29 of the remaining 30 games and played at least 33 minutes in each of the last nine games
• Led the team in scoring in six games, in rebounding in six games and in assists in two games
• Scored in double figures in 16 games (second on the team), including 11 of 16 ACC regular-season games, and rebounded in double figures in one game
• In all games played in 2010-11, ranked fifth in the Atlantic Coast Conference in three-point field goal percentage (65-156, .417) and seventh in three-point field goals made (65, 2.1 pg.)
• In ACC games during the 2010-11 regular season, ranked third in the conference in three-point field goal percentage (39-93, .419) and fourth in three-point field goals made (39, 2.4 pg.)
• Scored a career-high 24 points (8-12 FG, 4-6 3FG, 4-4 FT) and had five rebounds in 35 minutes at No. 15 Minnesota (11/29/10)
• Had an ACC career-high 19 points (4-9 FG, 4-7 3FG, 7-7 FT) with five rebounds, three assists and two steals vs. NC State (3/1/11)
• Grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds vs. Boston College (2/26/11)
• Had a career-high four steals with seven rebounds, five points and three assists vs. Miami (3/10/11) in the ACC Tournament
• Scored 11 points and had seven rebounds at Georgia Tech (2/23/11)
• Had 15 points, seven rebounds and three steals in 36 minutes vs. Virginia Tech (2/19/11) at John Paul Jones Arena
• Scored 17 points and had seven rebounds at Florida State (2/12/11)
• Had 18 points, three steals and three rebounds in a career-high 41 minutes of playing time at Miami (2/5/11)
• Scored 14 points in 37 minutes at Wake Forest (1/29/11)
• Had 11 points and eight rebounds vs. Georgia Tech (1/22/11) at JPJA
• Scored 11 points and had four rebounds at Boston College (1/19/11)
• Had 15 points and four rebounds at No. 1 Duke (1/15/11)
• Scored 16 points with a career-high five three-point field goals (5-6 3FG) vs. Howard (1/4/11)
• Blocked a season-high two shots, had nine points and five rebounds vs. LSU (1/2/11)
• Scored 14 points vs. Radford (12/7/10)
• Had 10 points at Virginia Tech (12/5/10)
• Scored 19 points (8-13 FG) and had seven rebounds vs. No. 13 Washington (11/22/10) at the EA SPORTS Maui Invitational
• Had 12 points (4-7 3FG) at Stanford (11/18/10) in his first career start
• Grabbed four rebounds, had three assists and two points in his collegiate debut in the season-opener against William & Mary (11/12/10)
• Lettered

HIGH SCHOOL
• Earned four letters in basketball at Chelan High School playing for his father, Joe Harris
• Scored a Class IA state record 2,399 points during his high school career and also had career totals of 699 rebounds, 452 assists and 282 steals
• Compiled 22 career double-doubles and four career triple-doubles
• Averaged 26.6 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 4.4 steals and 1.6 blocks a game as a senior in 2009-10 while shooting 59.2 percent from the field and 76.5 percent from the free throw line
• Chelan High School compiled a 26-2 record in 2009-10 and finished fifth in the Class 1A State Tournament
• Averaged 25.7 points, 8.5 rebounds and 4.3 assists a game as a junior and 22 points a game as a sophomore
• Named Mr. Basketball in the state of Washington in 2010 by the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association and selected the 2010 Gatorade Washington Boys Basketball Player of the Year
• Associated Press Class IA Player of the Year in 2010 and 2009
• Also earned All-State honors in 2008
• Three-time Caribou Trail League Most Valuable Player
• McDonald's All-American Nominee in 2010
• Named to the State Class 1A All-Tournament Team in 2010 and 2009
• Earned second-team All-State honors in 2010 on the Tacoma News Tribune's all-classification team
• Also played football for three years and baseball for two years at Chelan High School

PERSONAL
• Joe Malcolm Harris
• Parents are Alice and Joe Harris
• Has one older sister, Kaiti, and two younger sisters, Jaicee and Makenzie
• Volunteered as a youth coach for first and second grade soccer
• Member of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, and Future Business Leaders of America

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