Ben Harris

Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
University Lab

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 295



Ben Harris

2009: Offensive lineman that played in 11 games, starting in nine... Did not start the final three games of the season.

2008: Started all 13 games on offensive line for the Bulldogs ... Helped Tech rushers amass 2,432 total yards rushing during the season ... Named LA Tech Offensive POW (Kansas game)

2007: Saw action in six games with three starts...helped lead the way for Tech's offense to rush for 1,863 yards and pass for 2,438 yards

2006: Saw action in five games on the offensive line ... Helped pave the way for Tech's offense to gain 1,692 yards rushing with 13 rushing touchdowns and 2,787 yards passing with 17 TD's through the air

2005: Redshirted

High School: Lettered four years for coach Wayne Williams at University High in Baton Rouge ... Helped lead the program to the 2003 state playoffs ... Played defensive line as a freshman and sophomore before moving over to the offensive line prior to his junior year ... Earned all-district honors as a junior and senior ... Named to the Baton Rouge Advocate's Super Dozen honorable mention team ... Also played in the Capital City vs. Great Eight all-star game ... Named the team's best offensive lineman for two seasons ... Also threw the shot put and discus and finished second in the district in the shot put as a junior

Getting Acquainted: Son of Joseph and Terry Harris ... Has one sister, Catherine ... Born Oct. 9, 1985, in Baton Rouge.