#23 Niara Harris
Niara Harris Image
Height: 5-7
Class: SR
Position: G
Hometown: Richton Park, Ill.
Previous School: Robert Morris (Ill.)/Rich South


2012-13:  Played in 30 of team's 32 games with four starts ... averaged 6.0 points, 2.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game.

2011-12:  Redshirted at Saint Xavier University due to NAIA transfer rules.

2010-11 (at RMU):  Played at Robert Morris University (Ill.) in Chicago ... All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Second Team selection ... played in 30 of team's 31 games with 29 starts ... finished second on the team in scoring averaging 12.7 points per game ... also averaged 4.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 2.2 steals per game.

2009-10 (at RMU):  Played at Robert Morris University (Ill.) in Chicago ... All-CCAC Honorable Mention selection ... CCAC Co-Freshman of the Year ... played in 28 of team's 31 games with 27 starts as a freshman ... finished third on the team in scoring averaging 11.8 points per game ... also averaged 4.3 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.9 steals per game.

Prep:  Played basketball at Rich South High School in Richton Park, Ill.

Date of Birth: May 21, 1990 ... Parents: Steven Harris and Rease Paino ... Major: Computer Science

Career Bests (at SXU):

Points:  18 (multiple times), most recent vs Huntington University (Ind.) on Nov. 22, 2013
Rebounds:  8, vs Trinity International University (Ill.) on Dec. 6, 2012
Assists:  5 (twice), most recent vs Shawnee State University (Ohio) on Dec. 1, 2013
Steals:  5, vs Briar Cliff University (Iowa) on Dec. 20, 2013
Blocks:  2 (twice), most recent vs Judson University (Ill.) on Dec. 7, 2013

Roster for 2013-14 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Meaghan McMahonFRF/G5-11Frankfort, Ill.Lincoln-Way East
3Sidney Prasse*FRG5-7Naperville, Ill.Benet Academy
10Morgan StuutJRG/F5-10Marcellus, Mich.Three Rivers
11Maloree JohnsonJRG5-7Rockford, Ill.Boylan Catholic
12Jordan BrandtSRG5-5Winamac, Ind.Winamac
20Caitlin McMahonSOF6-0Frankfort, Ill.Lincoln-Way East
21Margaret WildnerJRF5-10Oak Lawn, Ill.Mother McAuley
22Suzie BroskiJRG/F5-10Rockford, Ill.Boylan Catholic
23Niara HarrisSRG5-7Richton Park, Ill.Robert Morris (Ill.)/Rich South
25Revi McMahonFRG5-6Palos Park, Ill.Stagg
30Chrissy HeineSRF6-0Hampshire, Ill.Hampshire
33Mikayla LeydenFRG5-8Chicago, Ill.Trinity
50Dana SibleySRF6-0St. Charles, Ill.St. Charles North
* Redshirt
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