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Miami Heat | #14 | Guard

Tyler

Herro

PPG

20.4

RPG

5.7

APG

4.5

PIE

12.3

HEIGHT

6'5" (1.96m)

WEIGHT

195lb (88kg)

COUNTRY

USA

LAST ATTENDED

Kentucky

AGE

23 years

BIRTHDATE

January 20, 2000

DRAFT

2019 R1 Pick 13

EXPERIENCE

3 Years

6'5" | 195lb | 23 years

DRAFT

2019 R1 Pick 13

BIRTHDATE

January 20, 2000

COUNTRY

USA

LAST ATTENDED

Kentucky

EXPERIENCE

3 Years

Player Bio

Tyler Christopher Herro was born Jan. 20, 200 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is the son of Jen and Chris Herro and has two brothers, Austin and Myles. While at Kentucky, Herro studied communications. Herro's college teammates gave him the nickname "Boy Wonder". Outside of basketball, Herro's interests include fashion and photography. He has his own charitable foundation, The T. Herro Foundation, which strives to support and inspire youth through community events, camps and other programs with the goal to cultivate the heroes of tomorrow. When Herro's playing career is over, he'd like to coach. You can follow Herro on Twitter @raf_tyler. The 2018-19 Kentucky Wildcats were a deep and talented team, but Herro was the only player who started all 37 games for the team. Coach John Calipari mixed his starting lineup and had to deal with some injuries, but Herro was a consistent scoring presence. He was second on the team with 14.0 points while also adding 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. The 6-foot-5 guard hit 35.5 percent of his three-pointers. Herro scored at least 20 points six times, including a season-high 29 points in a comeback win over Arkansas. He had his lone double-double game with 15 points and 13 rebounds in a win over Tennessee. The guard helped the Wildcats get to the Elite Eight. He knocked down 19 points in a win over Houston and was named to the All-Midwest Region team to go along with SEC All-Freshman and All-SEC Second Teams. After his freshman season, Herro declared for the 2019 NBA Draft. He was chosen by the Miami Heat with the 13th overall pick.