Harrison III

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Running Back
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 195
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hillcrest Heights, Md.
High School: DeMatha Catholic HS


As a Freshman (2016): Appeared in the first nine games (two starts), ranking second on the team in rushing touchdowns (5) and rushing yards (633) ... Set the Maryland freshman record for yards/rush attempt (7.2) with a minimum of 75 carries ... Fell just 57 rushing yards short of LaMont Jordan's freshman rushing record set in 1999 ... First freshman in Maryland history to score a rushing touchdown in each of his first four games ... Named to's All-Freshman Team (HM) ... Rushed nine times for 58 yards at #2 Michigan (11/5) ... Ran for 73 yarrds on 14 carries at Indiana (10/29) ... Had career-highs in rush attempts (17) and yards (105), in addition to scoring a touchdown against Mich. State (10/22). Earned B1G Frosh of the Week ... Carried four times for 35 yards (8.8 yards/c) vs. Minnesota (10/15) ... Rushed six times for 76 yards at Penn State (10/8). Also blocked a punt ... Carried six times for 78 yards vs. Purdue (10/1), including a 62-yard touchdown scamper ... Rushed 15 times for 77 yards and a touchdown at UCF (9/17) ... Ran eight times for 64 yards, including a 40-yard TD run, at FIU (9/9) ... Shined in collegiate debut against Howard (9/3), leading all rushers with 67 yards on nine carries and a touchdown.

At DeMatha High School: Named First Team Washington Post All-Metro, All-State and All-WCAC as a senior … helped lead Dematha to three straight WCAC championships ... averaged nearly 11 yards per carry on 121 attempts as a senior … ranked as the 12th best player in the state of Maryland and the 13th best all-purpose running back in the country by Rivals … coached by Elijah Brooks and Bill McGregor.

Personal: Born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Hillcrest Heights, Maryland ... son of Lorenzo Harrison Jr. and Kimberly Harrison ... has one sister, Logan Harrison ... cousin of teammate, Terrance Davis.

Career Highs
Rushes - 17 (vs. Michigan State, 10/22/16)
Rushing Yards - 105 (vs. Michigan State, 10/22/16)
Rushing Touchdowns - 1 (5x, last vs. Michigan State, 10/22/16)
Long Rush - 62 yards (vs. Purdue, 10/1/16)
Receptions - 4 (at Indiana, 10/29/16)
Reception Yards - 39 (at Indiana, 10/29/16)
Long Reception - 16 (vs. Howard, 9/3/16)

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