- Leroy Harris
Leroy  Harris


Demopolis, Ala.

High School:
Demopolis High School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205




Provides depth for the Blazers in defensive backfield ... enters fall practice as a backup at left cornerback position.

2002: Saw action in 11 of 12 games for the Blazers as reserve performer in secondary ... was in on 12 tackles during the season, including 10 solo hits ... also had one tackle for loss (-4 yards) and one interception ... had a pair of pass breakups (vs. Memphis) and one fumble recovery. (vs. Troy State) ... recorded season-high five tackles in victory over Troy State ... registered his only interception of the season against Louisville ... also had a pair of tackles vs. Louisville.

2001: Part of the Blazer unit that finished fifth in the nation and led C-USA in total defense ... saw action in four games.

2000: Had three total tackles (2 solo, 1 assist) and one pass deflection.

1999: Sat out the season as a redshirt ... enrolled at UAB during winter quarter and participated in spring practice.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Demopolis High School where he played for coach Cody Keene ... played football for first time in three years as a senior ... did not play football as a sophomore or junior ... led team with six interceptions as a senior ... posted 42 tackles ... also had 14 rushes for 67 yards ... high school teammate of former Blazer safety Sentell Winston.

PERSONAL: Born Oct. 7, 1979, in Demopolis, Ala. ... son of Linda and Leroy Harris ... a history major ... named to UAB Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll three times during his career.