Illinois at Penn State - February 9, 2014
Illinois vs. Ohio State
Illinois Men's Basketball vs Michigan State -- 1/18/14 at State Farm Center
Illinois basketball vs. Indiana at State Farm Center on Dec. 31, 2013. (Mark Cowan/Illinois Athletics)
Illinois men's basketball vs. No. 23 Missouri, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013
AT ILLINOIS2013-14 FRESHMAN: Played in all 35 games and averaged 1.5 points per game and 1.2 rebounds per game ... Two points and two rebounds in Illini debut vs. Alabama State (Nov. 8) ... Two points and a rebound vs. Jacksonville State (Nov. 10) ... Hit first free throw and had an assist vs. Bradley (Nov. 17) ... Had a block vs. Chicago State (Nov. 22) ... Four points and a season-high four rebounds at UNLV (Nov. 26) ... First career steal and assist at Georgia Tech (Dec. 3) ... Five points vs. Auburn (Dec. 8) ... Matched season 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) ... Equaled a season-high with four rebounds and added four points at Penn State (Feb. 9) ... Season-high six points, including 4-of-6 from the free throw line, vs. Michigan (March 4).
HIGH SCHOOLAveraged 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.
PERSONALBorn 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.