31 - Niyi Harrison
Niyi Harrison
Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Mipitas, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine College Prep
Position: Forward

2009-10 Averaged 7.6 ppg, 4.6 rpg and 0.7 bpg in 19.3 mpg ... saw action in every contest ... finished in the top 10 of four categories in the Santa Clara freshman records: No. 6 in rebounds (146); No. 10 in free throws made (60); No. 4 in free throws attempted (106) and No. 5 in blocks shots (20) ... went 5-for-7 from the field and 2-for-3 from the free throw line, adding eight rebounds, two assists and a steal in his college debut against CSU Bakersfield ... also reigned in 8 rebounds against Menlo ... started his first game against Northern Arizona and went 3-for-4 from the field and made both free throw shots in 19 minutes ... collected 5 rebounds, 2 points, and a steal vs. Fresno State ... earned first career block against UCSB ... led the Broncos in scoring with a career-high 15 points against Houston Baptist, shooting 5-for-7 from the field and 5-for-7 from the line while grabbing 8 rebounds ... started and scored 8 points with 4 rebounds, including 4 of 4 at the free throw line at Rice where he played a career-high 31 minutes ... started and played 20 minutes with 7 points and 3 rebounds in win over Pacific ... was 4-for-7 from the field and 2-for-3 from the free throw line vs. San Jose State ... posted his first career double-double vs. Northeastern, scoring 13 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in 30 minutes ... scored 8 points and had 5 rebounds in 22 minutes vs. New Hampshire ... had a season-high 2 steals vs. Harvard along with 5 rebounds and 3 points ... started and scored 7 points with 5 rebounds in 16 minutes vs. USD ... scored 5 points and grabbed 5 boards in 11 minutes vs. Saint Mary's ... scored 7 points with 4 rebounds and 1 assist in 18 minutes vs. Pepperdine ... had a career-high 4 blocks vs. USF while shooting 5-for-8 from the field ... the Broncos best offensive player vs. Gonzaga, shooting 6-for-8 from the field with 2 free thros for 14 points, 6 rebounds and 2 blocks in 19 minutes ... shot 4-for-6 and made a free throw, 4 rebounds, 1 assist and 2 blocks vs. Portland ... scored 7 points with 5 rebounds at San Diego ... scored 11 points, including 3 free throws, and had 4 rebounds vs. Pepperdine ... scored 13 points (5-for-6 and 3 FTs) at Gonzaga..

HIGH SCHOOL A 2009 graduate of Bellarmine College Prep where he led his team to back-to-back CCS Division I Championships and was runner-up in 2009 for San Jose Mercury News Player of the Year ... coach was Patrick Schneider ... named San Jose Junior and Senior of the Year as well as first team all-league ... as a senior, he averaged 19 ppg and 8 rpg for the Belles, improving from 15 ppg and 6 rpg his junior year ... named to the ESPN Rise All-Bay team, the All-WCAL team and Nor-Cal Prep Boys Basketball top 5 his junior year ... AAU team was Bay Area Hoosiers and coaches were Phil Doherty, Rick Perez and Robert Jones ... also a regular volunteer at Sacred Heart Community Center.

PERSONAL Parents are Michael and Kemi Harrison ... father graduate from San Francisco State and Mother graduated from University of Ife in Nigeria ... has two siblings: Olawale (19) and Segun (21) ... business major.

CAREER STATISTICS

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2009-10   32-11   618/19.3   91-176  .517    0-0    .000   60-106  .566  60-86   146  4.6  70-0   11  55  21  12  242/7.6
TOTAL     32-11   618/19.3   91-176  .517    0-0    .000   60-106  .566  60-86   146  4.6  70-0   11  55  21  12  242/7.6