Men's Basketball


Maverick Morgan
Maverick Morgan
22

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Springboro, Ohio

High School:
Springboro

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 250

Position:
Center

Birthdate:
08/28/1994

12/08/2014

ICYMI: Illini Grind Out Bounce-back Win Against American

Illinois outrebounded AU 29-18 to secure its seventh win of the season.

12/13/2014

Illinois vs. Oregon at United Center

Photos from Illinois vs. Oregon at the United Center in Chicago (Frank Polich/Illinois Athletics)

12/09/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Villanova

December 9, 2014

12/06/2014

Illinois men's basketball vs. American

Illinois men's basketball photos vs. American University, Dec. 6, 2014 at State Farm Center.

11/27/2014

Illinois vs. Indiana State

Illinois vs. Indiana State at the Las Vegas Invitational; Orleans Arena, Nov. 27, 2014.

(Photos by Jason Marry, IPHD)

11/24/2014

Illinois men's basketball vs. Brown

Photos from Fighting Illini men's basketball against Brown on Nov. 24, 2014 (Mark Jones/Illinois Athletics)

AT ILLINOIS

2013-14 FRESHMAN: Played in all 35 games, averaging 1.5 points and 1.2 rebounds ... Two points and two rebounds in Illini debut vs. Alabama State (Nov. 8) ... Four points and career-high four rebounds at UNLV (Nov. 26) ... Five points vs. Auburn (Dec. 8) ... Matched career high with four rebounds vs. Dartmouth (Dec. 10) ... Four points vs. Indiana (Dec. 31) ... Five points at Wisconsin (Jan. 8) ... Four points and three rebounds vs. Michigan State (Jan. 18) ... Four points and equaled career high with four rebounds at Penn State (Feb. 9) ... Career-high six points, including 4-of-6 from the free throw line, vs. Michigan (March 4).

HIGH SCHOOL

Averaged 24.7 points, 9.2 rebounds and 2.9 blocks as a senior, shooting 61.7 percent from the field ... Ohio Division I Player of the Year by the Ohio Basketball Coaches Association ... First-team All-Ohio and All-Southwest District by the Associated Press ... First-team Greater Western Ohio All-Conference, leading Springboro to a record of 22-5 overall and 10-0 in league play ... Scored career-high 37 points versus Carroll (Dec. 22, 2012) ... Averaged 21.3 points, 9.6 rebounds and 3.5 blocked shots as a junior ... Named All-Greater Western Ohio Conference and South Division Player of the Year, first-team All-Southwest District and special mention All-Ohio as a junior ... High school coach was Jay Byrne ... Played for Martin's Wolverines AAU program, coached by Matt Farus, Antonio Woods and Mark Brown.

PERSONAL

Born Aug. 28, 1994 ... Enrolled in the Division of General Studies (undeclared) ... Parents are Jeff and Kim Morgan ... Father played NAIA college basketball at Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn. ... Has a younger brother, Mitchell.

Loading...
HEADLINES