- Attended Oklahoma City University on a soccer scholarship.
- Was drafted into broadcasting by the university's associate athletic director, who set Harrison up doing play-by-play of college basketball games for a local cable network.
- TV career took off in 1999, when he became lead anchor for Los Angeles-based horse-racing network TVG, then host of HGTV's Designers' Challenge,
- Moved into the national spotlight in 2002, when he was named host of ABC's then-new reality show, The Bachelor.
- Became the host of TV Guide Network's entertainment news series Hollywood 411 in 2008.
- Taylor — Daughter
- Gwen — Wife (separated)
- Joshua — Son
- Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK (BA in Mass Communications, 1993)