2017-18 Media Guide Bio
UNLV CAREER: Hardy is in his first season in the Runnin’ Rebel program in 2017-18.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2017 graduate of North Farmington High School in Farmington Hills, Mich. ... A four-star recruit and ranked as the No. 22 point guard in his class by ESPN ... As a senior, he averaged 29 points, seven rebounds, six assists and six steals per game for the Raiders, while shooting 45 percent on 3-pointers ... Was named Associated Press Honorable Mention as well as MLive Detroit Dream Team Honorable Mention ... He was also a Michigan Mr. Basketball finalist ... Earned four varsity letters ... Coached by Todd Negoshian ... Team won the district and regional championships, and was a semifinalist at state ... Had committed to Oklahoma State, but when there was a coaching change he looked elsewhere ... Also played AAU for The Family Detroit.
PERSONAL: Amauri Jeremiah Hardy was born April 30, 1998, in Detroit, Mich ... Majoring in urban studies ... Son of Selina Bonds and Ramsey Hardy ... Has four siblings: Jaden (15), Grayson (1), Mariah (23), Dominique (26) ... His father played at Tuskegee University ... Enjoys shopping ... Lists his career ambition as coaching Division I basketball ... Credits his family as his biggest influence because the motivate him to always work harder ... Chose UNLV because of his teammates and having a chance to win.