University of Iowa Athletics

#20 Kris Murray

Height 6-8
Weight 215 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School Prairie/DME Sports Academy (FL)

Hawk Items — Son of former Hawkeye Kenyon Murray (1993-96), who named Kris as a tribute to former teammate Chris Street, who died in an auto accident midway through his junior season in 1993.

High School — After graduating from Prairie High School in 2019, spent a post-graduate year at DME Sports Academy in Daytona Beach, Florida… competed in the national tournament while at DME Academy… averaged 19.5 points, 6.4 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 2.5 blocks, and 1.1 steals per game as a senior… postseason honors following his senior year at Prairie HS: second-team all-state by Prep Hoops IA and IBCA; unanimous first-team all-league; first-team all-metro; Eastern Iowa All-Area Team; All-Sub State District 5… unanimous first-team all-conference and all-metro as a junior… two-time team captain (2018, 2019)… Honor Roll student all four years of high school… three-year letterwinner in golf.

Personal — Born 8/19/00… open major… parents are Kenyon and Michelle Murray… has three siblings, Keegan (twin), Mckenna, and Demetrius Harper… high school coach was Jeremy Rickertson… DME Academy Coach was Wesam Al-Sous… AAU coach was Tanner Carlson.