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Dajuan Harris Jr.

Position Guard
Height 6'1"
Weight 170 lbs.
Hometown Columbia, Mo.
High School Rock Bridge HS
Class RS Sophomore
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OVERVIEW
Starting point guard on the 2022 NCAA National Championship team … Led the Big 12 and was 14th in the NCAA in assist-to-turnover ratio in 2021-22 … 2022 All-Big 12 HM and Big 12 All-Defensive Team member as a redshirt-sophomore … A two-time Academic All-Big 12 First Team … Known for his instinct on defense and his ability to create on offense.

CAREER HONORS

Big 12 All-Defensive Team [2022]

All-Big 12 Honorable Mention [2022]

Academic All-Big 12 First Team [2022]

Academic All-Big 12 First Team [2021]

Academic All-Big 12 First Team [2021]

2021-22 (SOPHOMORE)

A starter on the NCAA National Championship team … Led the Big 12, 14th nationally, in assist-to-turnover ratio at 2.81 … Was fifth in the conference in assists at 4.2 and eighth in steals (1.5) … 2022 Big 12 All-Defensive Team, All Big-12 Honorable Mention and Academic All Big-12 First Team … Had 32 games with three or more assists and led the team in assists 24 times … Also led the team in steals 21 times … Had 59 assists and 18 TOs in his last 14 games (3.28 assist-to-turnover ratio) … Averaged 6.5 ppg in the NCAA Tournament … Scored 12 points vs. Texas Southern (3/17) … Blocked a career-high four shots vs. Texas (3/5) … Tied his career highs with 14 points and four steals and set his career high with eight assists at Iowa State (2/1) … Recorded three steals and three assists in the national championship vs North Carolina (4/4) …

2020-21 (FRESHMAN)
Was second on the team assists with 65 … Had 12 games with three or more dimes … Led KU in assists eight times in 2020-21 … His 29 steals were tops among non-starters … Had two or more steals in seven games and led KU in thefts eight times … Averaged 6.7 ppg and 4.3 apg in the last three games of the season … Scored a career-high 13 points with four assists and two steals vs. Eastern Washington (3/20) in the NCAA Tournament … Had six points with two assists and two steals vs. UTEP (3/4) … Recorded five points and two rebounds vs. Baylor (2/27) … Recorded five assists vs. Kansas State (2/2) … Had seven points vs. TCU (1/28) … Posted five points and four assists at Oklahoma (1/23) … Had seven points and seven rebounds in his first-career start at TCU (1/5).

2019-20 (REDSHIRT)
A redshirt who practiced with the team the second semester.

HIGH SCHOOL
Guided Rock Bridge High School to the 2018-19 Class 5 state championship and a 25-3 record for coach Jim Scanlon … Averaged 11.4 points and 5.0 rebounds for the Bruins in 2018-19 … Scored 17 points in the 63-59 state title victory for Rock Bridge … While at Rock Bridge, the Bruins amassed a 97-15 record … Harris tallied more than 1,100 career points and ended his career as the school’s career leader in assists (560) and steals (284) … As a junior, Rock Bridge finished runner-up at state … Played AAU for MOKAN Elite which won the EYBL Peach Jam title in July 2019, its second Peach Jam title in three years … Was a teammate of KU freshman Christian Braun while on MOKAN Elite.

PERSONAL
Full name is Dajuan Anthony Harris Jr. … Parents are Demetria and Dajuan Harris … Is the oldest and has three sisters and two brothers … Enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends … Plans on being a coach after his basketball career … General studies major.