ERON HARRIS NEWS

Eron Harris transfers to Michigan St.

Michigan State has added West Virginia transfer Eron Harris. The 6-foot-3 sophomore wing and Indianapolis native, who averaged 17.2 points this past season for Bob Huggins and the Mountaineers, chose the Spartans over Michigan and Purdue. Harris was slated to visit Michigan this past weekend, but never wound up making the trip. "It was the vibe and feeling I got from the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia's Eron Harris is transferring to Mich State

A transfer from West Virginia is headed to Michigan State to help fill the void of some potential NBA players. The only problem is he won't be eligible for this coming season. Eron Harris, a 6-foot-3 guard who played the last two years with the Mountaineers, announced Monday on Twitter that he has selected East Lansing as the next stop in his college-basketball career. "...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: High-Scoring West Virginia Guard Eron Harris Will Transfer To Michigan State

Guard Eron Harris averaged 17.2 points per game for the West Virginia Mountaineers in 2013-14, good for second on the team behind Juwan Staten, and he will take that scoring touch to East Lansing for the 2015-16 season. Harris is transferring to play for Tom Izzo and Michigan State, adding some serious scoring punch to the Big Ten powerhouse. I am a Spartan now… can’t wait to...
Via College Spun
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: 2016 stars shine at Michigan Camp; Eron Harris expected to pick MSU

Michigan held its annual College Practice Camp on Saturday afternoon at the Crisler Center and managed to draw an impressive crop of talent. Many of the Wolverines’ top targets from the class of 2016 were in attendance including five-stars Derryck Thornton Jr. and Tyus Battle, four-stars Cassius Winston, Quentin Goodin, Barret Benson and Kyle Guy along with under the radar targets...
Via UM Hoops
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: Camp weekend highlighted by major visitors

Michigan will host its annual College Practice Camp on Saturday and is set for one of its biggest recruiting days of the year. The camp is one of John Beilein’s most important recruiting tools as it provides the Wolverine head coach with an opportunity to work directly with prospects in a practice setting. The day is split into two sessions, one for underclassmen (2017 and 2018...
Via UM Hoops
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Class of 2015 Recruiting: Where Things Stand

Michigan has yet to land a commitment from a class of 2015 prospect and has just three outstanding scholarship offers in the class. With limited scholarships remaining, the 2015 class should be moderately sized, but there are still a number of high-priority targets remaining on the radar. Here’s the latest on class of 2015 prospects and where things stand with the Wolverines. Eron...
Via UM Hoops
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Scouting & Video: Eron Harris

Eron Harris has visited Purdue and Michigan State in recent weeks and plans to visit Michigan this weekend before announcing his transfer destination. The 6-foot-3 West Virginia transfer is regarded as one of the best available transfers and will have two seasons to play after sitting out the 2014-15 campaign. We put together a scouting highlight video of Harris focusing on some...
Via UM Hoops
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: Jalen Coleman dominates in Minnesota; latest on Eron Harris, Esa Ahmad

The fourth and final session of the Nike EYBL regular season took place in Minneapolis over the weekend. The event was the last chance for Nike sponsored teams to qualify for the Peach Jam in Georgia this July. The field for the Peach Jam has been set and All-Ohio Red will enter the tournament with one of the best records in the Nike EYBL field. Michigan offeree Jalen Coleman is...
Via UM Hoops
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bob Huggins wasting no time replacing departed transfers

WVU head basketball coach, Bob Huggins, has wasted no time finding replacements for the departed Eron Harris and Terry Henderson. This past week Huggins announced the commitment of 3 star JUCO transfer Jaysean Paige. Paige comes to WVU from Moberly Area Community College where as a guard he averaged 22.1 points per game and shot just under 44% from beyond the arch. There are now...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Meet WVU’s James Bolden

With the news of Eron Harris and possibly Remi Dibo and Terry Henderson leaving the WVU basketball program, WVU fans needed some good news. This week that good news came in the form of 3 star Covington Holmes point guard James “Beetle” Bolden. I had the opportunity to talk with Mr. Bolden to learn more about him and his goals while attending West Virginia University. From the...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

3 star PG James Bolden commits to West Virginia

3 Star point guard, James “Beetle” Bolden, out of Covington, Kentucky announced today that he has committed to West Virginia University. Ranked #25 in the nation among the class of 2015 point guards, Bolden chose the Mountaineers over Butler and Xavier and was considered to heavily favor the Musketeers. Analysts have told Blue Gold Sports to expect Bolden to be more of a JD Collins...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WVU transfer Eron Harris has Michigan in top three

West Virginia transfer Eron Harris has trimmed his list to three schools: Purdue, Michigan and Michigan State. Harris confirmed to the Indy Star’s Kyle Neddenriep that those schools are “basically” his top three. “Those are my top three, basically,” Harris said of Purdue, Michigan and Michigan State, adding that he’s still hearing from a few other schools, including Auburn...
Via UM Hoops
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Recruiting Roundup: EYBL Dallas, Eron Harris, Eron Gordon, Pritzl adds offer, other notes

Jalen Coleman put together another big weekend in Dallas during session two of the Nike EYBL circuit. All Ohio Red went 3-1 in Dallas to move to second in its division. Coleman had games of 23 points, 24 points, 7 points and 14 points on the weekend. He posted a 69 eFG% over the weekend and connected on 10-of-20 three-point attempts as he continued his impressive early play with...
Via UM Hoops
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Guest column: Big 12 wasn’t what Mountaineer fans expected

The summer brings two things in Morgantown,; trips to Blue Hole and chaos surrounding the athletic programs and one thing’s for sure, the Big 12 wasn’t what the Mountaineer fans expected. While football struggles and the noose has been tied for Dana Holgorsen, the crowed has begun an uproar of a new kind; one that makes a lot less sense. Hilarity has begun to surround the Men’s...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Eron Harris hopes to visit Michigan

Eron Harris has been contacted by nearly every major school in the Midwest since he was released from West Virginia on Wednesday. The 6-foot-3 sophomore guard updated his recruitment with the IndyStar’s Kyle Neddenriep on Thursday afternoon including a pair of quotes regarding Michigan. On his first day as an available transfer: “Yesterday was pretty hectic. I was getting quite...
Via UM Hoops
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Louisville In The Mix For West Virginia Transfer Eron Harris? It’s A Mystery

Cooper Neill |Getty Images The Louisville basketball program has had success with transfers in recent years. Chris Smith (Manhattan) and Luke Hancock (George Mason) both had integral roles on Final Four teams after joining the Cardinal program. The list of NCAA division one college basketball players that are transferring is at an all time high. Most players are taking advantage...
Via The Cardinal Connect
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Michigan courting West Virginia transfer Eron Harris

Michigan basketball coach John Beilein this week refused to say that next season’s roster is complete and mentioned that there is one scholarship still available. Apparently, he knew what was coming. West Virginia transfer Eron Harris is on U-M’s radar, according to a tweet from espn.com’s Jeff Goodman: “West Virginia transfer Eron Harris has finally received his release...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

John Beilein contacts West Virginia transfer Eron Harris

West Virginia sophomore guard Eron Harris officially received his transfer release from West Virginia today and Michigan head coach John Beilein had already contacted the guard, per a report from ESPN. “West Virginia transfer Eron Harris has finally received his release,” ESPN’s Jeff Goodman tweeted. “Told ESPN that Michigan’s John Beilein has already contacted him today...
Via UM Hoops
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

April Hot Board: Prospects and transfers on the radar

Michigan already lost Jon Horford and could face more attrition to the NBA Draft in the coming days and weeks. April recruiting is something akin to the Wild West and things move quickly. With fifth-year transfers, decommitments due to coaching changes, late-bloomers and other transfers – there are plenty of opportunities available. The Wolverines have been active on the recruiting...
Via UM Hoops
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Recruiting Roundup: Transfers, Esa Ahmad, Jamal Murray and other notes

April means transfer season in college basketball and Michigan could have an open scholarship depending on attrition this spring. The Wolverines have already been mentioned with a couple potential targets including West Virginia sophomore Eron Harris and Cornell sophomore Noah Cressler. Harris won’t be released from West Virginia until the semester is over, so he’s not permitted...
Via UM Hoops
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia scoring guard Eron Harris transferring

After a breakout sophomore season, West Virginia guard Eron Harris has decided to transfer. “I have enjoyed my time at West Virginia University the past two years, but I want to transfer closer to home,” Harris said in a statement. “I want to be closer to my family, especially being around my little brother.” Harris, a 6-foot-3 guard from Indianapolis, averaged 17.2 points...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia guard Eron Harris to transfer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) West Virginia coach Bob Huggins says guard Eron Harris plans to transfer.
Via FOXSports.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas romps past West Virginia 66-49 in Big 12s

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jonathan Holmes scored 20 points, Javan Felix added 16 and third-seeded Texas rolled past cold-shooting West Virginia 66-49 on Thursday night to reach the Big 12 tournament semifinals. The Longhorns (23-9) will play seventh-seeded Baylor on Friday night. The Bears held on after blowing most of a 21-point lead to beat No. 2 seed Oklahoma 78-73 earlier in the night...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia withstands Wiggins' 41 points, upsets No. 8 Kansas 92-86

Its NCAA chances all but gone, West Virginia showed it still has some fight left in a lackluster season. West Virginia built a 25-point lead and had to withstand 41 points by freshman Andrew Wiggins and a furious comeback by No. 8 Kansas to upset the Jayhawks, 92-86, in their Big 12 regular-season finale Saturday. “We just had to stay composed, not get too down, don't say...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Wiggins scores 41 but West Virginia beats No. 8 Kansas 92-86

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Eron Harris scored 28 points, Juwan Staten added 24 and West Virginia withstood 41 points by freshman Andrew Wiggins and a furious comeback by No. 8 Kansas to upset the Jayhawks 92-86 in their Big 12 regular-season finale Saturday. The Mountaineers (17-14, 9-9 Big 12) led by as many as 25 points early in the second half before watching Kansas tear into the deficit...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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