Harris originally signed up for Virginia Tech on November 19, 2018, but his plans changed when head coach Buzz Williams set out for Texas A & M. On April 4, Harris announced that he would reopen his recruitment in a post on Twitter.
"Congratulations to Coach Buzz on his new position," Harris said in the post. "Although I'm still considering Virginia Tech, I've decided to reopen my recruitment to weigh all options."
Fairfax, Virginia's 6ft-3 guard is the # 65 recruiter in 247Sports' composite leaderboards and the # 8 Combo Guard of the class. As a senior of Paul VI. Harris missed out on Catholic high school for the majority of the season after tearing his left ACL in a win over St. Frances Academy on December 1
Harris played alongside his UNC recruited Armando Bacot Jr. in Nike's Team Takeover, a Washington DC squad that won the Nike Peach Jam last summer. Harris had an average of 8.2 points and 2.5 assists and proved to be a threat from the outside. He hit 21 of 48 3-pointers.
UNC now has four commitments for the 2019-2020 season and the class checks in on # 6 out of 247Sports. Team Rankings. Anthony and Bacot are both five-star recruits and point guards Jeremiah Francis is a three-star recruit from Pickerington, Ohio.
The first year's three guards will join a crowded North Carolina hinterland that includes rising seniors Seventh Woods and Brandon Robinson, as well as aspiring junior Andrew Platek | [email protected]