Tyler Herro Net Worth: Tyler Herro is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Miami Heat in the NBA as a shooting guard. As of 2020, Tyler Herro net worth is estimated to be $400,000.
Tyler Herro Early Life
Herro was born on January 20, 2000, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Jennifer and Christopher Herro. He has two younger brothers named Austin and Myles, both of whom play basketball. Tyler started playing basketball when he was at Whitnall High School. In his senior season, he was named to First Team All-State and averaged 32.9 points, 7.4 rebounds, 3.6 assists, and 3.3 steals per game.
Tyler Herro College
Tyler received many offers from colleges like Marquette University, DePaul University, Oregon State University, and Arizona State University. However, he committed to play for the University of Wisconsin. In his college career, he averaged 14 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game and became the only player to start in all 37 games for the Kentucky Wildcats.
Tyler was named an All-Freshman First-Team selection by Basketball Times as well as the Southeastern Conference Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press. He then decided to forgo his final three years of college and declared for the 2019 NBA draft.
Tyler Herro Basketball Career & Net Worth
Herro was selected by the Miami Heats with the 13th overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. After some months, he was voted by his fellow rookies as the best shooter in the 2019 draft class. His debut came on October 23, 2019, in a 120-101 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. He finished that game with 14 points, 8 rebounds, 2 steals, and an assist. On October 29, he scored a career-high 29 points in 1 112-97 win against the Atlanta Hawks.
On September 8, 2020, Herro became the first player in NBA history born in the 2000s to appear in an NBA Conference Final. A week later, he was named to the 2019-20 NBA All-Rookie Second Team by the NBA.
Herro in the Game 4 of the 2020 NBA Eastern Conference Finals scored a career-high of 37 points. With that record, he became the second-highest scorer under age 21 in an NBA playoff game, with only Magic Johnson scoring more.