3  Rhett Harrelson
Rhett  Harrelson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Enterprise, Ala.

High School:
Enterprise HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
G


07/05/2016

Southern Conference Announces 2015-16 Honor Roll

177 Western Carolina Student-Athletes Honored

04/14/2016

Catamount Basketball Announces 2015-16 Year-End Awards

Senior Mike Brown takes home top honor as team MVP

03/06/2016

Men's Basketball Unable to Overcome Second Half Deficit Versus No. 1 Chattanooga

Senior Torrion Brummitt leads the way with 23 points and nine rebounds

03/05/2016

Catamounts Outlast Wofford in Double Overtime

Senior Mike Brown scores a career-high 34 points in the victory

02/27/2016

Men's Basketball Sends Off Seniors with a Victory

Mike Brown, Justin Browning, Torrion Brummitt and Rhett Harrelson played their final regular season game inside the Ramsey Center Saturday

03/06/2016

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga (SoCon Semifinals)

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga (SoCon Semifinals)

02/27/2016

Western Carolina Men's Basketball Senior Day

Western Carolina Men's Basketball Senior Day

02/13/2016

Western Carolina versus Samford

Western Carolina versus Samford

02/11/2016

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga

01/24/2016

Western Carolina versus Mercer

Western Carolina versus Mercer

Single-Game Highs
Points: 30, at ETSU -- 12/03/14
Rebounds: 5, Wright State -- 12/18/14; at ETSU -- 12/03/14
Assists: 6, vs. Chicago State -- 11/26/14; Hiwassee -- 11/21/14; Mars Hill -- 12/30/15
Steals: 3, 6 times
Blocks: 1, at The Citadel -- 02/28/15; at UNCG -- 01/31/15
FG made: 10, at ETSU -- 12/03/14
FG attempts: 19, at ETSU -- 12/03/14
3FG made: 8, at ETSU -- 12/03/14
3FG attempts: 15, at ETSU -- 12/03/14
FT made: 8, vs. Georgia State -- 11/25/14; Eastern Washington -- 12/14/15
FT attempts: 11, vs. Chicago State -- 11/26/14

Career Statistics

All-Time Rankings and Stats

2015-16 (Senior): Appeared in 30 games for the Catamounts while making 20 starts … Finished third in scoring average with 11.5 points per game … Was limited late in the season due to injury … Scored in double-figures 18 times including a season-high 25 versus Eastern Washington (12/14) … Led the team in scoring six times while sharing the team lead once … Had best shooting performance of the season against Samford (02/13) going 5-of-6 with all the shots coming from 3-point range … Also was 4-for-4 at the free throw line in the game … Hit two or more 3-pointers in 21 games including three games in which he hit six … Hit a 3-pointer in 39-straight games dating back to the 2014-15 season opener and lasting until the game with Eastern Washington (12/14) … Connected on a career-high tying eight free throws against EWU (12/14) while going 8-of-9 from the line … Dished out a career-high tying six assists against Mars Hill (12/30) … Ranked third in the Southern Conference in 3-point field goals made (2.7) and fourth in 3-point field goal percentage (42.0) and free throw percentage (84.9) … Finished career ranked sixth in WCU history in 3-point field goals made (192) and 3-point field goal percentage (.390) while ranking ninth in 3-point field goals attempted (492).

2014-15 (Junior): Started 31 games for the Catamounts ... Ranked third on the team in scoring with 11.8 points per game ... Tied for second on the squad in steals with 45 and held sole possession of second in assists with 73 ... Shot 38.4 percent from the field, 37.9 percent from 3-point range and 74.0 percent from the free throw line .. Set numerous career highs throughout the season ... Scored a career best 30 points at ETSU (12/03) ... Went for 20 or more points five times during the season ... Led or shared the team lead in scoring five times ... Scored in double-figures 19 times ... Dished out a career-high six assists against Chicago State (11/26) and Hiwassee (11/21) ... Had at least one steal in 25 of the 31 games he played in ... Set a new career-high in steals with three against Chicago State (11/26) and went on to tie that high five more times during the year ... Grabbed a career best five rebounds against ETSU (12/03) and Wright State (12/18) ... Nailed a career best eight 3-pointers against ETSU (12/03) ... Had three or more 3-pointers in 13 games and made at least one 3-pointer in every game he played ... Was a perfect 8-8 from the free throw line against Georgia State (11/25) ... Blocked his first career shot against UNCG (01/10) and had his second in the regular season finale at The Citadel (02/28).

2013-14 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 34 games ... Tied a career-high with three assists in the season opener against Wittenberg (11/08) ... Recorded a career-high 12 points after going 2-of-3 from three and a perfect 6-of-6 from the free throw line against Niagara (11/22) ... Had a career-high four assists and four rebounds against Milligan (12/30) ... Had career game coming off the bench in the Southern Conference Tournament against Elon (03/08) recording six points on two huge 3-pointers.

2012-13 (Freshman): Appeared in 29 the team's 33 games on the season ... Averaged 6.7 minutes per game ... Had two steals four times ... Made first collegiate appearance at UNC Asheville (11/09) ... Scored first collegiate point with a free throw at the 12:06 mark in the first half against Mars Hill (11/11) ... Notched first college 3-pointer against Austin Peay (11/20) in Cancun, Mexico ... Scored a career-high six points in 12 minutes of play against Warren Wilson (01/07) ... Earned first start against Samford (03/02) ... Played a career-high 42 minutes, handed out three assists and had two steals in the Samford game ... Scored five points in the opening round of the Southern Conference against The Citadel (03/08).

Prior to Western Carolina: Finished his high school career as Enterprise High's all-time leading scorer with 2,322 career points, boasting a 16.0 point per game average ... He is the all-time leading scorer in Alabama State 6-A history - 16th best in state history at all levels - while also ranking fourth best in career free throw percentage (87%), seventh-best in single-season free throw percentage (88%) and eighth-highest career 3-point percentage (38%) ... Guided Enterprise HS to a pair of region championships under the tutelage of head coach Kenny Hill ... Also topped his high school's career charts in steals and assists, averaging five assists and 3.5 steals per game ... Was the first eighth-grader to play on his varsity team at Enterprise, and was EHS's first ninth grader to make the 6-A South Regional All-Tournament team - an honor he also earned as a junior ... Was a three-time, Wiregrass Super 12 selection - as chosen by the Dothan Eagle newspaper - and was twice selected to the 6-A All-State team ... Was also a two-time, 6-A Area 5 most valuable player ... In addition to his prowess on the hardwood, Harrelson is also a career-leading football player for the Wildcats boasting a school-record 4,683 career yards including 3,433 yards through the air and 36 combined touchdowns ... A four-year starter, he also owns the school's single-season passing mark as well ... Played alongside fellow WCU signee, Justin Browning, with the Alabama Celtics AAU team.

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