Othella Harrington (born January 31, 1974) is a retired American professional basketball player and current director of basketball operations for the Georgetown University men’s basketball team. After he finished his high school career at Murrah High School, he played in college at Georgetown University where he teamed with NBA superstar Allen Iverson. Harrington was drafted 30th overall (1st pick of the second round) in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets. In 2011, Harrington was hired as an assistant coach at his alma mater Georgetown.
Harrington signed with the Charlotte Bobcats on July 19, 2006.
In March 2009, Harrington signed with the Los Angeles D-Fenders, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Los Angeles Lakers.
He spent the next season in Iran.
Career highlights and awards
McDonald’s All-American MVP (1992)
Career NBA statistics
Points 5,212 (7.4 ppg)
Rebounds 3,130 (4.4 rpg)
Assists 443 (0.6 apg)
Gold medal – first place 1995 Fukuoka National team
FIBA U21 World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1993 Valladolid National team