MINERS

Christian  Harper
66  Christian Harper

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Galena Park, Texas

High School:
North Shore HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 290

Position:
DL

Experience:
2L

Major:
Communication Studies

11/15/2014

UTEP Football vs North Texas

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

09/13/2014

UTEP Football vs New Mexico State

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

09/15/2012

UTEP vs NMSU 90th metting. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Miners 41 Aggies 28. Photos by IPA

2014 (SOPHOMORE): Participated in 12 games ... played mostly on the offensive line and on the special teams unit before moving to the defensive side of the ball midseason ... led team to New Mexico Bowl, its first since 2010.

2013 (FRESHMAN): Participated in eight games, starting the last five at right tackle including at No. 12 Texas A&M.

2012: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Two-time first team All-District 21-5A offensive lineman at North Shore High School, including a unanimous selection his senior year ... named All-Greater Houston by the Houston Chronicle as a senior and was a finalist for Touchdown Club Offensive Player of the Year ... helped North Shore to an 11-2 record in 2010 and an 8-4 mark in 2011 ... the Mustangs won the district title his junior year ... also threw the shot put and discus as a member of North Shore's track and field team with personal bests of 48 feet and 130 feet, respectively.

PERSONAL: Full name is Christian DeSean Harper ... parents are Stefan and Brandi Baker ... has three brothers and three sisters ... born in Lufkin, Texas ... communication studies major.