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20 - Jala Harris
Jala Harris
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Madison, Ala.
High School: Bob Jones
Previous College: UAB
Position: Guard
Major: Criminal Justice
gp 31
pts/g 13.4
fg % 39.7
3pt % 38.8
ft % 73.4
reb/g 3.3
a/g 4.4

In 2011-12 (Junior): Jala made an instant impact for the Golden when she became eligible to play in December…she finished the season as TTU’s second leading scorer, averaging 15.2 points per game...she made 20 starts in 24 games last season, 19 of which came in Tech’s final 20 games of the season…she posted at least 10 points in all but two of her games and broke the 20-point plateau on four occasions…tallied career-high 26 points at Tennessee State (2/11) to go along with a career-high six rebounds…finished second on the team in three point field goals with 30 and second on the team in assists with 62…she was named to the all-OVC Second Team, the OVC all-Newcomer Team and the OVC all-Tournament Team…named the OVC Newcomer of the Week three times…received Tech’s Newcomer of the Year Award…named to the TTU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

UAB: Named C-USA Freshman and Sixth Player of the Year...also named second team All-C-USA and to the C-USA All-Freshman Team...received C-USA All-Tournament honors...earned C-USA Freshman of the Week five times...set a school record for freshmen with 103 assists ... averaged 15.8 ppg, 3.1 rpg and 3.2 apg...scored 25 points in her collegiate debut...also grabbed nine rebounds and went 7-of-8 from the stripe...became the first player in C-USA history to earn three straight weekly awards after receiving Freshman of the Week honors...became the first freshman in C-USA history to score 40 points in a game against Marshall... finished freshman season with 24 double-digit games...wrapped up her career at UAB with 693 points, 138 assists and 129 rebounds.

High School: Jala played four seasons as a point guard for Bob Jones High School...she helped guide her team to two state championships and received the award of Miss Basketball...named the Regional MVP her junior and senior seasons...named first-team all-state her senior season, averaging 16 points, eight assists and five rebounds a game.

Personal: Jala is the daughter of Willie and Carolyn Harris...born July 8, 1991...full name Jala Lynn Harris...majoring in criminal justice.


Recent Games
Feb 18 at Eastern Kentucky L, 61-55
Feb 25 at Southeast Missouri W, 64-51
Feb 28 Eastern Kentucky W, 67-47
Mar 2 Morehead State W, 73-53
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 16
Games started 29 16
Minutes 990 532
Minutes per game 31.9 33.2
FG 149-375 81-205
FG Pct 39.7 39.5
3PT 47-121 25-63
3PT Pct 38.8 39.7
FT 69-94 44-57
FT Pct 73.4 77.2
Off rebounds 6 2
Def rebounds 95 55
Total rebounds 101 57
Rebounds per game 3.3 3.6
Personal fouls 57 28
Disqualifications 2 0
Assists 135 76
Turnovers 79 42
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.8
Steals 34 11
Blocks 2 0
Points 414 231
Points per game 13.4 14.4
Points per 40 min 16.7 17.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 86-47 1 24 6-9 66.7 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 16
Nov 13 Akron L, 78-67 1 21 1-10 10.0 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 17 Rice W, 78-65 - 14 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 20 Middle Tenn. L, 65-59 - 30 3-12 25.0 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 9
Nov 24 La.-Monroe L, 59-48 1 30 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 9
Nov 27 Alcorn St. W, 74-57 1 33 3-7 42.9 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Dec 1 at Vanderbilt L, 77-50 1 30 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 6 Samford W, 65-56 1 36 9-15 60.0 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 20
Dec 8 at Western Carolina W, 61-56 1 33 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 9
Dec 15 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) L, 58-46 1 33 5-14 35.7 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 16 vs. St .Mary's (CA) L, 73-58 1 31 7-13 53.8 4-5 80.0 4-5 80.0 22
Dec 22 at Marshall W, 67-60 1 37 6-13 46.2 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 16
Dec 29 at Jacksonville State W, 73-51 1 25 6-14 42.9 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 16
Dec 31 at Memphis L, 73-64 1 33 5-15 33.3 0-5 0.0 5-7 71.4 15
Jan 5 Belmont W, 58-52 1 34 2-10 20.0 1-3 33.3 7-10 70.0 12
Jan 7 Tennessee State W, 80-77 1 30 7-15 46.7 1-2 50.0 5-7 71.4 20
Jan 12 at SIUE W, 66-56 1 33 8-12 66.7 2-5 40.0 8-10 80.0 26
Jan 14 at Eastern Illinois L, 89-79 1 34 5-13 38.5 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 12
Jan 21 UT Martin L, 81-63 1 30 1-10 10.0 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 26 Austin Peay W, 73-51 1 32 6-9 66.7 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 17
Jan 28 Murray State L, 68-52 1 28 4-14 28.6 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 2 at Belmont W, 67-62 1 40 6-14 42.9 2-4 50.0 7-7 100.0 21
Feb 4 at Tennessee State W, 71-68 1 42 8-19 42.1 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 19
Feb 9 Jacksonville State W, 79-52 1 30 2-10 20.0 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 7
Feb 16 at Morehead State W, 84-70 1 34 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 13
Feb 18 at Eastern Kentucky L, 61-55 1 35 4-14 28.6 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 25 at Southeast Missouri W, 64-51 1 35 5-13 38.5 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 15
Feb 28 Eastern Kentucky W, 67-47 1 33 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Mar 2 Morehead State W, 73-53 1 37 9-16 56.2 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 22
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57 1 36 6-16 37.5 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 15
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80 1 37 6-16 37.5 5-11 45.5 2-2 100.0 19
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 86-47 1 24 0 1 1 2 0 - 1 0 0 0
Nov 13 Akron L, 78-67 1 21 0 2 2 3 5 0.6 2 0 5 1
Nov 17 Rice W, 78-65 - 14 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 20 Middle Tenn. L, 65-59 - 30 0 4 4 5 2 2.5 0 0 2 0
Nov 24 La.-Monroe L, 59-48 1 30 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 0
Nov 27 Alcorn St. W, 74-57 1 33 1 6 7 6 4 1.5 4 0 0 0
Dec 1 at Vanderbilt L, 77-50 1 30 0 1 1 4 2 2.0 5 0 2 0
Dec 6 Samford W, 65-56 1 36 1 4 5 3 2 1.5 2 0 3 0
Dec 8 at Western Carolina W, 61-56 1 33 1 1 2 4 2 2.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 15 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) L, 58-46 1 33 0 3 3 3 4 0.8 2 1 0 0
Dec 16 vs. St .Mary's (CA) L, 73-58 1 31 0 3 3 3 0 - 0 0 5 1
Dec 22 at Marshall W, 67-60 1 37 1 2 3 8 4 2.0 2 0 0 0
Dec 29 at Jacksonville State W, 73-51 1 25 0 4 4 4 1 4.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 31 at Memphis L, 73-64 1 33 0 5 5 2 3 0.7 2 0 2 0
Jan 5 Belmont W, 58-52 1 34 0 5 5 5 2 2.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 7 Tennessee State W, 80-77 1 30 0 2 2 3 5 0.6 0 0 3 0
Jan 12 at SIUE W, 66-56 1 33 0 4 4 7 2 3.5 0 0 1 0
Jan 14 at Eastern Illinois L, 89-79 1 34 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 21 UT Martin L, 81-63 1 30 0 3 3 6 4 1.5 2 0 1 0
Jan 26 Austin Peay W, 73-51 1 32 0 3 3 8 6 1.3 1 0 2 0
Jan 28 Murray State L, 68-52 1 28 0 1 1 3 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 2 at Belmont W, 67-62 1 40 0 4 4 4 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 4 at Tennessee State W, 71-68 1 42 0 5 5 6 2 3.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 9 Jacksonville State W, 79-52 1 30 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 16 at Morehead State W, 84-70 1 34 1 3 4 4 4 1.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 18 at Eastern Kentucky L, 61-55 1 35 0 6 6 5 6 0.8 1 0 3 0
Feb 25 at Southeast Missouri W, 64-51 1 35 0 1 1 6 3 2.0 3 0 2 0
Feb 28 Eastern Kentucky W, 67-47 1 33 1 4 5 6 2 3.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 2 Morehead State W, 73-53 1 37 0 4 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 2 0
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57 1 36 0 3 3 6 3 2.0 0 1 3 0
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80 1 37 0 3 3 7 4 1.8 1 0 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 29 31.9 4.8-12.1 39.7 1.5-3.9 38.8 2.2-3.0 73.4 13.4
Conference 16 16 33.2 5.1-12.8 39.5 1.6-3.9 39.7 2.8-3.6 77.2 14.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 15 13 29.5 4.1-10.9 37.4 1.3-3.5 37.7 1.9-2.8 69.0 11.4
Away 12 12 34.2 5.3-12.8 41.8 1.3-3.7 36.4 2.8-3.5 78.6 14.8
Neutral 4 4 34.2 6.0-14.8 40.7 2.8-6.0 45.8 1.8-2.5 70.0 16.5

Wins 19 18 32.5 5.4-12.0 45.2 1.6-3.6 45.6 2.6-3.5 75.8 15.1
Losses 12 11 31.0 3.8-12.2 31.3 1.3-4.4 30.2 1.6-2.3 67.9 10.6

November 6 4 25.3 3.0-8.7 34.6 1.2-3.2 36.8 1.3-2.0 66.7 8.5
December 8 8 32.2 5.5-12.5 44.0 1.2-3.5 35.7 2.0-2.8 72.7 14.2
January 7 7 31.6 4.7-11.9 39.8 1.7-4.1 41.4 3.1-4.4 71.0 14.3
February 7 7 35.6 4.7-13.1 35.9 1.1-3.4 33.3 2.7-3.1 86.4 13.3
March 3 3 36.7 7.0-16.0 43.8 3.3-7.0 47.6 1.3-2.3 57.1 18.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 29 990 149-375 39.7 47-121 38.8 69-94 73.4 414
Conference 16 16 532 81-205 39.5 25-63 39.7 44-57 77.2 231
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 15 13 442 61-163 37.4 20-53 37.7 29-42 69.0 171
Away 12 12 411 64-153 41.8 16-44 36.4 33-42 78.6 177
Neutral 4 4 137 24-59 40.7 11-24 45.8 7-10 70.0 66

Wins 19 18 618 103-228 45.2 31-68 45.6 50-66 75.8 287
Losses 12 11 372 46-147 31.3 16-53 30.2 19-28 67.9 127

November 6 4 152 18-52 34.6 7-19 36.8 8-12 66.7 51
December 8 8 258 44-100 44.0 10-28 35.7 16-22 72.7 114
January 7 7 221 33-83 39.8 12-29 41.4 22-31 71.0 100
February 7 7 249 33-92 35.9 8-24 33.3 19-22 86.4 93
March 3 3 110 21-48 43.8 10-21 47.6 4-7 57.1 56
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 29 31.9 6.0-15.2 39.7 1.9-4.9 38.8 2.8-3.8 73.4 16.7
Conference 16 16 33.2 6.1-15.4 39.5 1.9-4.7 39.7 3.3-4.3 77.2 17.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 15 13 29.5 5.5-14.8 37.4 1.8-4.8 37.7 2.6-3.8 69.0 15.5
Away 12 12 34.2 6.2-14.9 41.8 1.6-4.3 36.4 3.2-4.1 78.6 17.2
Neutral 4 4 34.2 7.0-17.2 40.7 3.2-7.0 45.8 2.0-2.9 70.0 19.3

Wins 19 18 32.5 6.7-14.8 45.2 2.0-4.4 45.6 3.2-4.3 75.8 18.6
Losses 12 11 31.0 4.9-15.8 31.3 1.7-5.7 30.2 2.0-3.0 67.9 13.7

November 6 4 25.3 4.7-13.7 34.6 1.8-5.0 36.8 2.1-3.2 66.7 13.4
December 8 8 32.2 6.8-15.5 44.0 1.6-4.3 35.7 2.5-3.4 72.7 17.7
January 7 7 31.6 6.0-15.0 39.8 2.2-5.2 41.4 4.0-5.6 71.0 18.1
February 7 7 35.6 5.3-14.8 35.9 1.3-3.9 33.3 3.1-3.5 86.4 14.9
March 3 3 36.7 7.6-17.5 43.8 3.6-7.6 47.6 1.5-2.5 57.1 20.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 31 29 31.9 0.2 3.1 3.3 1.8 0.1 4.4 2.5 1.7 1.1 0.1
Conference 16 16 33.2 0.1 3.4 3.6 1.8 0.0 4.8 2.6 1.8 0.7 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 13 29.5 0.2 3.0 3.2 1.6 0.1 3.8 2.5 1.5 1.0 0.0
Away 12 12 34.2 0.2 3.2 3.4 1.8 0.0 4.9 2.5 2.0 1.3 0.0
Neutral 4 4 34.2 0.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.2 4.8 2.8 1.7 0.8 0.5

Wins 19 18 32.5 0.3 3.2 3.5 1.5 0.0 4.6 2.5 1.9 0.9 0.1
Losses 12 11 31.0 0.0 2.9 2.9 2.3 0.2 4.0 2.7 1.5 1.4 0.1

November 6 4 25.3 0.2 2.5 2.7 1.3 0.2 3.2 2.2 1.5 1.3 0.0
December 8 8 32.2 0.4 2.9 3.2 1.8 0.1 3.9 2.2 1.7 1.9 0.1
January 7 7 31.6 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.9 0.0 5.3 2.9 1.8 0.6 0.0
February 7 7 35.6 0.3 3.9 4.1 1.9 0.0 4.4 2.7 1.6 0.7 0.0
March 3 3 36.7 0.0 3.3 3.3 3.0 0.0 5.7 3.0 1.9 0.7 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 29 990 6 95 101 57 2 135 79 1.7 34 2
Conference 16 16 532 2 55 57 28 0 76 42 1.8 11 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 13 442 3 45 48 24 1 57 38 1.5 15 0
Away 12 12 411 3 38 41 21 0 59 30 2.0 16 0
Neutral 4 4 137 0 12 12 12 1 19 11 1.7 3 2

Wins 19 18 618 6 60 66 29 0 87 47 1.9 17 1
Losses 12 11 372 0 35 35 28 2 48 32 1.5 17 1

November 6 4 152 1 15 16 8 1 19 13 1.5 8 0
December 8 8 258 3 23 26 14 1 31 18 1.7 15 1
January 7 7 221 0 20 20 13 0 37 20 1.8 4 0
February 7 7 249 2 27 29 13 0 31 19 1.6 5 0
March 3 3 110 0 10 10 9 0 17 9 1.9 2 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 31 29 31.9 0.2 3.8 4.1 2.3 0.1 5.5 3.2 1.7 1.4 0.1
Conference 16 16 33.2 0.2 4.1 4.3 2.1 0.0 5.7 3.2 1.8 0.8 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 13 29.5 0.3 4.1 4.3 2.2 0.1 5.2 3.4 1.5 1.4 0.0
Away 12 12 34.2 0.3 3.7 4.0 2.0 0.0 5.7 2.9 2.0 1.6 0.0
Neutral 4 4 34.2 0.0 3.5 3.5 3.5 0.3 5.5 3.2 1.7 0.9 0.6

Wins 19 18 32.5 0.4 3.9 4.3 1.9 0.0 5.6 3.0 1.9 1.1 0.1
Losses 12 11 31.0 0.0 3.8 3.8 3.0 0.2 5.2 3.4 1.5 1.8 0.1

November 6 4 25.3 0.3 3.9 4.2 2.1 0.3 5.0 3.4 1.5 2.1 0.0
December 8 8 32.2 0.5 3.6 4.0 2.2 0.2 4.8 2.8 1.7 2.3 0.2
January 7 7 31.6 0.0 3.6 3.6 2.4 0.0 6.7 3.6 1.8 0.7 0.0
February 7 7 35.6 0.3 4.3 4.7 2.1 0.0 5.0 3.1 1.6 0.8 0.0
March 3 3 36.7 0.0 3.6 3.6 3.3 0.0 6.2 3.3 1.9 0.7 0.4