Bob Harrison (basketball)
Harrison from 1948 Michiganensian
|Born||August 12, 1927|
|Listed height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Listed weight||190 lb (86 kg)|
|High school||Woodward (Toledo, Ohio)|
|NBA draft||1949 / Round: -- / Pick: --|
|Selected by the Minneapolis Lakers|
|Number||16, 7, 3|
|1953–1956||Milwaukee / St. Louis Hawks|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Points||4,418 (7.2 ppg)|
|Rebounds||1,358 (2.5 rpg)|
|Assists||1,672 (2.7 apg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Robert William Harrison (born August 12, 1927) is an American retired professional basketball player. A 6'1" guard from the University of Michigan, Harrison played nine seasons (1949–1958) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Minneapolis Lakers, Milwaukee Hawks, St. Louis Hawks, and Syracuse Nationals. He averaged 7.2 points per game in his professional career and appeared in the 1956 NBA All-Star Game.
On February 3, 1941, as a 13-year-old 8th grader in Toledo, Ohio, Harrison scored all 139 points during his LaGrange School team's 139–8 win over Arch Street School. In the game, he made 69 field goals and one free throw.
NBA career statistics
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field goal percentage||3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
|†||Denotes season in which Harrison won an NBA championship|
- List of basketball players who have scored 100 points in a single game
- University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor
- William E. Steidman Jr. (March 11, 1976). "The Bob Harrison Saga". The Harvard Crimson. Harvard University. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
- "Scores Whole Game". Daytona Beach Morning Journal. February 4, 1941. Retrieved August 17, 2010.
- "The Greatest Games Ever". Dime Magazine. November 13, 2008. Archived from the original on October 24, 2010. Retrieved August 16, 2010.
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