Nelson Harris

Nelson Harris

Nelson Harris enters his first season with the Terriers, joining Hiram from Hermitage High School in Richmond, Va., where he served as the wide receivers coach since January 2018.

Prior to joining the Panthers, Harris spent one season as the junior varsity receivers coach and the co-offensive coordinator at Matoaca High School in Richmond, Va.

Previously, Harris also spent one season as the wide receivers coach, co-offensive coordinator and defensive backs coach at Pocahontas Middle School in Richmond, Va.

A graduate of Virginia State University in Ettrick, Va., Harris played one season for the Trojans in 2013. Harris was also a three-year letter-winner and a three-time all-district selection at James River High School, earning first-team honors as a senior.

Harris earned his bachelor’s degree in health and physical education from Virginia State in December 2018.