6 Brett Harper
6 Brett Harper
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
High School: Woodrow Wilson
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: RB
Major: Physics

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his second season on the Pomona-Pitzer Football team, where he plays running back, but could convert to wide receiver or quarterback...Preseason USA College Football All-American (first team)...2013: Started all nine games...Finished the season wtih 453 yards rushing (three TD) and 239 yards receiving (one TD)...Caught the game-winning touchdown pass in overtime of a win over Whittier (20-yarder)...Ran for a season-high 86 yards against Whittier as well, while catching three passes for 41 yards...Had 85 yards rushing and a touchdown in a win over La Verne...Had a season-high nine catches at Redlands for 50 yards...Caught six passes for a season-high 51 yards against Occidental...Threw a touchdown pass in the La Verne win...Also returned seven punts for 50 yards, giving him 742 all-purpose yards on the season...2012: Appeared in seven games, missing two with an injury...Was used primarily as a running back, but also took some snaps at quarterback...Ran for 66 yards, and added six catches for 61 yards, in his collegiate debut against Menlo...Capped off the year with 80 yards on five carries, including a 69-yard touchdown run, in a 37-0 win over CMS...Added 136 yards rushing and a 49-yard catch in a narrow loss at Occidental...High School: Attended Woodrow Wilson Classical High School in Long Beach, where he played football and baseball…Was a two-year varsity captain…Was named the Moore League Offensive Player of the Year in 2011, after earning all-league honors as a sophomore and junior…Earned honorable mention honors for the Long Beach Press Telegram “Dream Team”…Set school records for most passing yards and most touchdown passes in a career, as well as most touchdown passes in a game (five)…A California Scholarship Federation member, and a three-year member of the National Honors Society…Earned the 2012 All-CIF Southern Section Scholar-Athlete Award…Was a 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete finalist…Class valedictorian, and Distinguished Scholars Award recipient for all four years…Personal: Attending Pomona College, where he plans to major in physics…Has one brother and one sister…Older brother, Ross, plays on the Chapman Water Polo team…Hobbies include surfing and piano…Favorite athletes are Albert Pujols and Jamal Charles…Lists the Harry Potter series as his favorite books and Anchorman as his favorite movie.