Ja Morgan

#3 Ja Morgan

POSITION G
HEIGHT 6-1
WEIGHT 180
YEAR Sr.
HOMETOWN Las Vegas, Nev.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Southern Conn. State

2019-20 (Sr)
• NSIC All-Conference Honorable Mention
Played in 15 games with 13 starts during an injury-shortened season... Second on BSU averaging 14.4 points per game... Led BSU in assists for the second season in a row and finished his career with the fifth-most career assists at BSU with 264... Finished the season with 5.6 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game... Shot 47.4 percent from the field, 40.8 percent from beyond the arc and 83.7 percent from the free-throw line... Scored a season-high 26 points Nov. 16 versus Martin Luther to help set BSU single-game program records with 127 total points and a 67-point margin of victory.

2018-19 (Jr)
Started all 28 games in his first season for the Beavers... Totaled 360 points and averaged 12.9 points per game... Averaged 4.3 rebounds per game, 6.4 assists per game, and 1.2 steals per game... Finished the season with 120 rebounds and 180 assists... His 180 assists in a season ranked second all-time in BSU history while leading the NSIC in assists per game... Ranked eighth in the conference in steals per game... Set career-highs with 28 points versus Minot State (Feb. 16) and 11 assists versus Upper Iowa (Jan. 18).

Prior to BSU
Played two seasons at San Bernardino Valley College before transferring to Southern Connecticut State University... Averaged 13.3 points on 43.8 percent shooting from the field and 43.7 percent shooting from beyond the arc during his sophomore season at SBCV... Named to All-Pacific Coast Conference First Team... Totaled 4.9 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 1.2 steals per game through two seasons.

High School
Letter winner in basketball at Palo Verde High School under head coach Paul Sanchez... Named to Sunset Division First Team, Southwest Division First Team and Nevada All-State Third Team... An All-American nominee at PVHS... Selected Team MVP twice... Averaged 16.0 points, 7.0 assists and 5.0 rebounds per game as a senior.

Personal
Born June 10, 1997... Son of Winston Morgan and Jang Putpomaraj... Sports management major with a business minor... Earned student-athlete academic letter as a senior.

Season Highs
Points: 
26, vs Martin Luther (11/16/19)
FG Made:
10, vs Martin Luther (11/16/19)
FG Attempts: 
16, at Minnesota Crookston (11/21/19)
3Pt FG Made:
5, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
3Pt FG Attempts:
 8, 3x last vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
FT Made:
6, at Minnesota State (2/26/20)
FT Attempts: 
6, 3x last at Minnesota State (2/26/20)
Rebounds: 
6, 4x last at Northern State (12/6/19)
Assists:
12, vs Northland College (11/9/19)
Steals:
4, at Northern State (12/6/19)
Blocked Shots:
2, at UMary (2/14/20)
Minutes:
 40, 3x last at MSU Moorhead (12/7/19)

Career Highs
Points:
 28, vs Minot State (2/16/19)
FG Made: 10, 2x last vs Martin Luther (11/16/19)
FG Attempts: 20, vs Minot State (2/16/19)
3Pt FG Made: 5, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
3Pt FG Attempts: 11, vs Minot State (2/16/19)
FT Made: 8, at Sioux Falls (2/1/19)
FT Attempts: 9, at Sioux Falls (2/1/19)
Rebounds: 7, 5x last at Minnesota State (2/27/19)
Assists: 12, vs Northland College (11/9/19)
Steals: 4, at Northern State (12/6/19)
Blocked Shots: 2, at UMary (2/14/20)
Minutes: 45, vs Minot State (2/16/19)

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