Calvin Dorsey Harris Jr. (born February 19, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for Élan Béarnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez of the French LNB Pro A. Standing at 1.91 m (6'3"), he plays the point guard and shooting guard position.

C.J. Harris
Calvin Dorsey Harris Jr. 11 Sakarya Büyükşehir Belediyespor 20180107 (2).jpg
Dorsey with Sakarya BB in 2018
No. 11 – Élan Béarnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez
PositionShooting guard / Point guard
LeagueLNB Pro A
Personal information
Born (1991-02-19) February 19, 1991 (age 28)
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight189.2 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolMount Tabor
(Winston-Salem, North Carolina)
CollegeWake Forest (2009–2013)
NBA draft2013 / Undrafted
Playing career2013–present
Career history
2013–2014MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg
2014–2015ratiopharm Ulm
2015VEF Rīga
2015–2016Rosa Radom
2016–2018Sakarya BB
2018–presentÉlan Béarnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez
Career highlights and awards

Playing careerEdit

C.J. Harris played four seasons of college basketball at the Wake Forest University. He went undrafted in 2013 NBA draft, but later played for Denver Nuggets in the 2013 NBA Summer League.[1]

In July 2013, Harris signed his first professional contract with the German team MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg for the 2013–14 season.[2]

On July 10, 2014, he moved to another German Bundesliga club ratiopharm Ulm.[3]

On March 3, 2015, he signed with Latvian powerhouse VEF Rīga.[4]

For the 2015–16 season, Harris signed with Rosa Radom in Poland. With Rosa, he won the Polish Basketball Cup, and Harris was named the Cup MVP.

The Basketball TournamentEdit

C.J. Harris played for Team Wake The Nation in the 2018 edition of The Basketball Tournament. He had nine points, two rebounds and a steal in the team's first-round loss to Team Showtime.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.wakeforestsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/062813aaa.html
  2. ^ http://archiv.sport1.de/de/basketball/basketball_bundesliga/newspage_753297.html
  3. ^ http://www.ratiopharm-ulm.com/news-archiv/1164-scharfschuetze-verstaerkt-das-ulmer-team
  4. ^ ""VEF Rīga" pievienojas Sīdžejs Heriss - VEF Rīga". vefriga.com. Retrieved 2015-03-03.