|Hometown:||Kansas City, Mo.|
|Previous School:||Raytown HS|
Awards & Honors
Summit League All-Newcomer team (2009)
CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Freshman All-American (2009)
First-team All-Summit League (2010)
CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-American (2011)
NABC All-District 12 second team (2011)
First-team All-Summit League (2011)
Summit League All-Tournament (2011)
Summti League Player of the Year (2012)
First-team All-Summit League (2012)
CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-American (2012)
AP All-American Honorable Mention (2012)
ORU Career Notes
Has played in 129 career games with 128 starts ... set ORU record for starts by a freshman (31) since broke by Steven Roundtree ... owns career averages of 16.1 points and 4.4 rebounds ... ranks 5th in school history with 2,080 points, becoming the seventh player in ORU history to score 2,000 points .. also ranks among ORU career leaders in free throws made (3rd), free throw attempts (4th) field goals attempted (6th), field goals made (7th) and free throw percentage (9th).
Earned Summit League Player of the Year as well as first team all-conference honors ... also earned Summit League Player of the Week honors twice and Summit League Athlete of the Month honors for January ... turned in the seventh highest single-season point total in ORU history, also ranking fourth in free throws made (189) and attempted (229) ... started all 34 games for ORU and scored in double figures in all but one (Southern Utah) ... finished the season with 26 straight games with at least 10 points and during a stretch of seven games scored at least 20 points in every game ... had a career-high 38 points against South Dakota State on Jan. 7 and turned in 30 point performances against SMU on Nov. 21 and on the road at North Dakota State on Feb. 4 ... tied a career-best sixh 3-pointers against Oakland Jan. 3 and had a season high 12 rebounds against Akron in the ESPN BracketBuster game on Feb. 18.
Capped a stellar junior campaign by being named to the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-American team ... named first-team all-Summit League for the second consecutive season ... also named second-team NABC All-District 12 ... earned a spot on the Summit League All-Tournament team after averaging 22.0 points and 8.0 rebounds in three games ... scored 603 points for the season, the 15th-best season figure in school history ... his season scoring average was the best for an ORU player since Caleb Green averaged 20.5 points in 2006-07 ... ranked among the Summit League top 10 in scoring (3rd), 3-point field-goal percentage (10th) and minutes played (4th) ... stepped up his playing during the Summit League portion of the schedule by averaging 20.9 points ... led the Golden Eagles in scoring 15 times and seven times in rebounding ... exploded for a career-high 35 points in victory at Western Illinois ... was 14-of-18 from the field, 6-of-7 on three-pointers, and added six rebounds and two assists against the Leathernecks ... that performance helped him earn Summit League Player of the Week honors on Dec. 6 ... finished season with 21 points and eight rebounds in CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament loss at SMU ... scored a team-high 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in Summit League Tournament championship game loss to Oakland ... scored game-high 26 points while adding six rebounds in Summit League Tournament win over IUPUI ... had 18 points and seven boards in Summit Tournament win over North Dakota State ... tossed in 21 points and grabbed five rebounds in home win over IUPUI ... scored 29 points -- including 23 in the second half -- on 12-of-17 shooting against Pacific in an ESPN BracketBusters contest at Mabee Center ... tossed in 25 points with seven rebounds and four assists at Centenary ... had 17 points in road win at Southern Utah ...scored 25 points at UMKC in victorious return to hometown ... scored 22 points in home win over South Dakota State ... returned to action against UMKC in mid-January after missing previous four games with knee injury and surgery ... scored 15 points against the Kangaroos, including a 10-for-10 effort at the free throw line to help ORU to an overtime victory ... exploded for 32 points against Oakland, going 11-of-14 from the field, 3-of-4 on 3-pointers and 7-of-9 from the line ... tossed in 24 points and made a career-high 11 free throws in home loss to IPFW ... became 28th player in ORU history to reach 1,000 points when he eclipsed mark against UALR at the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic in mid-December ... scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds before fouling out at Missouri ... scored 11 points -- all in the second half -- in comeback win at IUPUI ... dished career-high seven assists and added 17 points in win at Utah ... compiled second straight double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds in November home victory over UALR ... recorded season's first double-double by scoring 13 points and grabbing career-high 13 rebounds against Indiana State ... had 19 points, six rebounds and five assists in Mayor's Cup loss at Tulsa ... opened the season with 21 points, five rebounds and two blocks at Missouri State.
Led ORU in scoring (15.3 ppg) on his way to first-team All-Summit League honors ... also averaged 5.1 rebounds and a team-high 2.6 assists per game (85 total) ... ranked among the Summit League top 10 in scoring (6th) and free-throw percentage (8th, .833) ... only ORU player to start all 33 games ... was an iron man of sorts, averaging a team-high 35.2 minutes per game including seven games of 40 or more minutes ... scored in double figures 28 times including a career-high 31points in a win at Stanford ... also grabbed nine rebounds against the Cardinal ... scored 20 or more points six times ... saved his best performances for the biggest games ... in addition to his effort at Stanford, Morrison enjoyed big games in wins over Missouri (21 pts, 7 reb) and New Mexico (17 pts, 4 rebs, 4 assts) ... scored 17 points with four rebounds at UMKC ... chipped in 14 points and four rebounds at Southern Utah ... scored team-high 21 points in Bracket Buster win at Austin Peay, going 6-of-8 from the field and 7-of-7 from the line ... scored 16 points with six rebounds and four assists in home win over Centenary ... had 22-game double-digit scoring streak snapped when he was limited to five points in home win over IUPUI ... grabbed career-high 11 rebounds to go with 21 points in home loss to Western Illinois ... tallied 19 points in loss at Oakland ... hit clinching free throws with 11 seconds left in overtime at IPFW, part of a 15-point effort ... tossed in a game-high 21 points in home win over South Dakota State ... scored 16 points with seven rebounds and two assists in home win over North Dakota State ... extended double-figure scoring streak to 17 games with 10 points at Centenary; also added four rebounds and four assists ... scored 14 second-half points at Western Illinois, finishing with 15 to go with nine rebounds and five assists ... had 16 points, six rebounds and three steals at IUPUI ... recorded career's first double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds in home win over IPFW ... scored game-high 19 points in home loss to Oakland ... tossed in 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds at North Dakota State ... scored 17 points with four rebounds, four assists and three steals in upset win over No. 13/12 New Mexico ... scored 17 points at Louisville on 5-of-9 shooting from the field and 7-of-8 from the free throw line ... scored game-high 17 points, dished five assists and grabbed five rebounds at Indiana State ... led all scorers with 21 points against Missouri; also had seven rebounds and four assists, including the game's final two baskets ... tallied 15 points, eight rebounds and three assists in home win over UMKC ... poured in 24 points at UALR, making career-high five three-pointers ... named All-Tournament at the Cancun Challenge after averaging 15 points, five rebounds, three assists and 1.5 steals in two games ... scored 19 points in win over Florida A&M ... had 11 points, seven rebounds and three assists vs. Sam Houston State ... averaged 15.1 points and 5.7 rebounds in Summit League play.
Started school freshman record 31 games ... named to the Summit League All-Newcomer and CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Freshman All-America teams ... scored in double-figures 14 times, including a pair of 20-point efforts in November ... averaged 8.7 points and 3.3 rebounds in Summit League games ... followed up 20-point effort in loss at Creighton with 20 points at Louisiana-Lafayette three nights later ... was a combined 14-of-26 from the field and 10-of-12 from the line in the two games ... became first freshman to start a season-opener in five years when he was in the lineup at Tulsa ... responded with nine points, season-high three blocks, two rebounds and two assists in 35 minutes ... crafted one his top performances in regular-season finale against North Dakota State, tallying 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting, while adding six rebounds ... scored 18 points -- including 10-for-10 from the free throw line -- and grabbed a season-high eight rebounds at IPFW ... scored 18 points against UMKC in Tulsa on 6-of-9 shooting ... scored 19 points and grabbed four rebounds at North Dakota State ... tossed in 17 points on 6-of-14 shooting at Missouri.
2008 graduate of Kansas City's Raytown High School, where he was coached by Mark Scanlon ... As a senior helped lead the Bluejays to an undefeated regular-season, a season-long state No. 1 ranking, a state tournament appearance and a final 27-1 overall record ... Named first-team Class 5A All-State after averaging 25.6 points and 6.0 rebounds ... Also named first-team all-district and first-team all-conference ... Finalist for Mr. Show-Me Basketball and for the DiRenna Award (top K.C.-area player) ... Led all Kansas City-area players in scoring, including back-to-back games of 42 and a school-record 44 points in February ... Ranked as the No. 11 player in the state by MoSports.com ... Selected to play in the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame All-Star game against the top players from Illinois ... Played for the Kansas City All-Stars against the top players from St. Louis in the McDonald's River War All-Star Basketball Game ... Named first team all-conference and second-team all-district as a junior after leading Raytown to a 24-3 record and conference and district championships, as well as an appearance in the state tournament ... Ranked fourth in Kansas City in scoring with 17.9 points, while also averaging 8.2 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game.