Shaquille Harrison was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1993 to Jack Harrison Jr. and Michelle Francis. His younger brother, Monte, is an accomplished outfielder who was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in 2014. Harrison went to Lee's Summit West High School and earned two All-District and All-Conference selections. As a senior, he posted averages of 17.3 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists, and 3.2 steals while being named to the Missouri All-State first team. Harrison also landed the same award in football as a wide receiver, having played for the school's football squad over three seasons. You can follow him on Twitter (@ShaqHarrison_3) and Instagram (@shaqharrison_3).