BT8 Management has signed sophomore Harrison Bailey from University of Tennessee. He will be represented by Darrin Hood for his name, image, and likeness representation. Brett Greenberg shared the news via social media.
The 6’5″, 220-pound quarterback is from Marietta, Georgia where he attended Marietta High School. In high school, Bailey was rated as a four-star prospect and the nation’s third ranked pro style quarterback in 247Sports.com. He was a four year starter at his high school and led his team to their first state championship in over 50 years. Bailey received the following accolades during his time in high school: 2020 All-American Bowl selection, 2019 Nike Elite 11 Finalist, 2019 Rivals 100 Five-Star Challenge MVP, 2019 Georgia Class 7A All-State, and 2018 Georgia Class 7A All-State Honorable Mention. He finished his high school career with 11,716 passing yards to rank fourth in Georgia history and became one of just five Georgia players to surpass 10,000 career passing yards joining: Trevor Lawrence, Deshaun Watson, Jake Fromm and K’Hari Lane.
During his freshman season at Tennessee, he played in six games and started the final three games of the year. He was 1-2 in his starts. He accounted for four touchdowns. Bailey arrived at Tennessee in January 2020, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic did not have a spring or a normal summer of preparation. He completed 48 of 68 passes for 578 yards.