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Jabari Harris
Jabari Harris

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Broadview, Ill.

High School:
Fenwick

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 210

Position:
F


2003-04 Highlights: Appeared in 22 games while making one start...averaged 0.5 ppg and 1.5 rpg...totaled three rebounds and two assists in the first round of the NCAA Tournament versus Kansas on March 19th...tabbed two points and two rebounds at UW-Milwaukee on Dec. 23rd...recorded two points and four rebounds in the Flames' victory at Eastern Illinois on Dec. 2nd...scored four points and snared two rebounds in UIC's home win over Evansville on Nov. 25th...grabbed a season-high five rebounds off the bench in UIC's win over Evansville on Nov. 21st...snagged three rebounds versus Oakland on Nov. 16th...grabbed one rebound and blocked a career-high tying two shots in 15 minutes off the bench in UIC's win over UC-Irvine on Nov. 15th.

2002-03 Highlights: Saw action in 24 games, including a start in the Flames' regular-season finale versus Youngstown State on March 1...averaged 1.6 points and 1.4 rebounds per game...came off the bench to score a season-high eight points while grabbing two rebounds and tying his career best with two blocked shots in the Flames' Horizon League Tournament loss to UW-Milwaukee on March 8... tied his then season high with six points while grabbing three rebounds in a win over Wright State on Feb. 5...grabbed five rebounds versus Youngstown State on March 1...scored a then season-high six points and tied his career best with six rebounds at #10 Indiana on Dec. 7...recorded two points and three rebounds versus Butler on Jan. 4...tabbed four points off the bench and tied his career high with two blocks in UIC's win at Illinois State on Nov. 30...scored four points and snared one rebound in UIC's win over Eastern Illinois on Nov. 24...tabbed two points and snagged a rebound at UW-Green Bay on Dec. 21...grabbed one rebound in six minutes of play in the Flames' season-opening loss at Evansville on Nov. 22nd...scored two points and snagged two rebounds at Northern Illinois on Dec. 28.

2001-02 Highlights: Played in 31 games, starting in two during his second full season of competition...averaged 2.2 points and 1.7 rebounds per game in 8.5 minutes per outing...shot a single-season best 61% from the field on the year...netted two points and corralled five rebounds in the Flames' loss to #3 Oklahoma in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on March 15...scored two points and tied his career-high with two blocks in the Flames' Horizon League Championship win over Loyola on March 5...collected four rebounds in five minutes in UIC's semifinal victory over Detroit on March 3...set a new career high with 13 points versus Wright State on Jan. 28...tied his then career high with 10 points (4-for-5 FG) while grabbing three rebounds versus IPFW on Jan. 19...followed that up by snaring a career-best six rebounds versus Youngstown State on Jan. 21...snagged four rebounds and scored two points at Loyola on Jan. 17...tallied four points while collecting career bests with five rebounds and three assists versus North Central (Ill.) on Dec. 8...snared three rebounds in UIC's win over Evansville on Nov. 27...scored four points and grabbed a pair of rebounds in UIC's triumph over St. Joseph's (Ind.) on Nov. 21.

2000-2001 Highlights: In his first full season of competition, he played in 24 games while earning the starting nod in seven outings ... averaged 11.5 minutes and tallied 1.8 ppg and 2.2 rpg ... shot 43.8% from the field ... had four points and three boards against Cleveland State on Feb. 1 ... tallied four points and three rebounds against Cleveland State on Jan. 6 ... in 12 minutes in the win over Chicago State on Dec. 23, he collected four rebounds and blocked three shots ... played a season-high 25 minutes against Southern Illinois on Dec. 9 and tallied a career-best 10 points with four rebounds.

1999-2000 Highlights: Used the season as a redshirt campaign and will retain four years of eligibility ... played in just four outings during the season while earning the starting nod against UNC Charlotte at the Puerto Rico Holiday Classic on Dec. 21 ... averaged 0.5 ppg and 1.0 rpg during his limited action ... also had two blocked shots ... tallied two points, two rebounds and two blocked shots in four minutes of action against Florida International on Dec. 16.

Prep/Personal Highlights: As a senior at Fenwick High School, he led the team with averages of 12.3 ppg and 10.1 rpg en route to all-area, all-regional and Chicago Catholic League North All-Conference accolades ... shot 42% from the field while also adding 2.3 assists, 1.0 steals and 3.4 blocked shots ... enjoyed one of his best games of the season against Prosser when he finished with career-highs of 22 points, 15 rebounds, six blocked shots and six assists ... as a junior, helped lead Fenwick to a 28-3 overall record, the best in school history, and the Elite Eight at the state tournament ... touted as the team's best defensive player by head coach John Quinn, he averaged 7.2 ppg and 6.9 rpg as a junior, while shooting 54% from the field ... also tossed back 2.1 blocked shots a game ... tallied season highs of 15 points, nine rebounds and four blocked shots versus DeLaSalle ... earned CCL Second-Team All-Conference honors following the year ... born July 1, 1981 ... son of Myrtle Harris-Benton and Luther Benton ... majoring in Business.

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