Suns ink Harrison to second 10-day deal

The Suns have signed guard Shaquille Harrison to a second 10-day contract.

The Phoenix Suns have signed guard Shaquille Harrison to a second 10-day contract, according to the team.

Harrison, a 6-foot-4, 190-pound guard, made his NBA debut on the first 10-day deal, playing in five games. He scored a total of nine points and added 10 rebounds, seven assist and eight steals in 43 minutes.

In the Suns’ win at Memphis on Wednesday night, Harrison had seven points, five boards, two assists, four steals and a blocked shot. In his NBA debut Feb. 23 against the Los Angeles Clippers, he had four steals, becoming only the second player in franchise history to have more than one four-steal performance through the first four career games, joining Alvin Adams.

Harrison, 24, was not selected in the 2016 draft out of the University of Tulsa. He was originally called up from the G League Northern Arizona Suns. In 36 games with the NAZ this season, Harrison averaged 14.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 9.2 assist and 2.4 steals per game, shooting 48.3 percent from the field.

Harrison left Tulsa as the only player in Golden Hurricane basketball history to start every game in a four-year career. He averaged 11.1 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.8 steals in 133 games for his career, finishing second in program history with 461 career assists and third with 244 steals.