Flames conclude season in Horizon League first round
UIC to face No. 4 seed Valparaiso in HL first round on Tuesday
UIC set to host Wright State at 1 p.m. CT
Largest league road win since 1998; Barlow with game-high 23 points
UIC returns home on Saturday for Senior Day at 1 p.m.
2013-14: Played in all 31 games and started 28, while averaging 20.6 minutes per contest ... led UIC in rebounding and ranked 10th in the Horizon League with an average of 5.6 boards per game ... ranked third on the team in scoring with an average of 8.5 points per game ... paced the Flames with three double-doubles on the season and had five games with 10 or more rebounds ... shot a team-best 60.5 percent (112-185) from the field which ranks as the third-highest single-season total in program history ... scored a career-high 21 points at Oakland (Jan. 25) and shot a team-season best 8-of-9 from the floor ... posted 13 points and 11 rebounds against Big Ten-member Northwestern (Nov. 20) ... poured in 17 points and grabbed 12 rebounds at regular season champion Green Bay (Feb. 5) ... pulled down a season-high 15 caroms at Youngstown State (Feb. 15), UIC's highest total since Feb.27, 2009 ... scored 10 or more points on 13 separate occasions and ended the season with three straight double-digit efforts.
Notable: Transferred to UIC from Central Arkansas in May of 2013 after graduating with his bachelor's degree from Central Arkansas.
2012-13 (Junior at UCA): Appeared in all 30 games, starting 14 ... Averaged 8.2 points and 4.1 rebounds per game while shooting a team-best 58.6 percent from the field ... Scored in double figures 11 times, including in nine-of the first 11 games of the season ... Collected a double-double in the season opener at Arizona State (11/10/12), scoring 16 points to go along with 10 rebounds ... Scored a season-high 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting against Sacramento State (11/24/12) ... Chipped in 16 points and pulled down seven rebounds at Oklahoma State (12/16/12) ... Corralled six or more rebounds on seven occasions.
2011-12 (Sophomore at UCA): Appeared in 25 games, and started eight contests ... Averaged 7.6 points and 4.9 rebounds per game while shooting 46.6 percent (75-161) from the floor ... Scored a season-high 16 points in the season opener against Eastern Illinois (11/26/11) ... In the ensuing two games, scored 15 and 11 points, respectively, at UT-Martin (11/30/11) and versus Southeast Missouri (12/5/11) ... Tallied eight total double-digit scoring outputs ... Ripped down a season-high 15 rebounds, including seven offensive boards, at Iowa (12/19/11) ... Corralled six or more rebounds 10 times.
2010-11 (Sophomore at UCA): Sat out the season as a redshirt to satifsy NCAA transfer rules.
Olivet-Nazarene (2009-10): NAIA All-American Honorable Mention as a freshman for Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Ill ... Played 30 games and started 20 for the Tigers ... Averaged 10.9 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. .. Shot 51.8 percent (143-of-276) from the field ... Pulled down 210 rebounds and had 38 assists, 15 blocks and 20 steals ... Netted 328 points ... First-Team All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference selection and Freshman of the Year ... Scored in double-digits 16 times and recorded seven double-doubles ... Had season-high 22 points with 11 rebounds against Robert Morris.
High School: IHSA 3A Associated Press All-State Honorable Mention for Glenbard South High School in Illinois ... IBCA Fourth Team selection as a senior ... Selected to DuPage County All-Area Team ... City Suburban Hoops Report Top 60 in Illinois ... Averaged 20.8 points and 8.0 rebounds per game ... Western Sun Conference MVP.
Personal: Son of Gregg and Cari Harks ... Brother, Josh Harks, ran track at the University of Illinois ... Currently enrolled in a Master's Program/Instructional Leadership.