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Report: Former UMass Basketball Player Jesse Morgan Ruled Ineligible After Transfer to Temple

Former UMass player Jesse Morgan‘s NCAA basketball career may be over in a disappointing waste of talent that appears to have been entirely avoidable. Morgan, the Minutemen’s second-leading scorer last season behind Chazz Williams, was denied his appeal to play this season after his transfer to Temple, the Daily Hampshire Gazette reports. UMass dismissed Morgan from school in...
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

UMass’ Morgan Out For Season: What it Means

  UMass’ Jesse Morgan will be out for the season with a knee injury. UMass’ second leading scorer Jesse Morgan, a junior, will be out for the rest of the season after injuring his right knee in the team’s loss to Saint Louis last Thursday. Morgan is averaging 13.4 points per contest and is shooting over 35% from three point range. Morgan is one of the Minutemen’s most experienced...
Via College Chalktalk
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

UMass 85, Ohio 76

Jesse Morgan hit seven 3-pointers en route to a career-high 35 points and Massachusetts won its third straight game, beating Ohio 85-76 Wednesday. Morgan, who had a previous career-high of 19, made 12 of 18 from the field, including 7 of 10 from beyond the arc. His scoring total fell just shy of the UMass (6-3) record (41) set by Billy Tindall in 1968. Ohio (7-4) hit four 3-pointers...
Via AP on Fox
December 19, 2012  |  Discuss

UMass Uses Huge Second-Half Run to Storm Past Temple, Advance to Atlantic 10 Semifinals

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Jesse Morgan started the run with a 3, and a Chaz Williams-to-Sean Carter alley-oop ended it with a bang. UMass 15, Temple 0. That's the kind of sizzling run that changes games and puts top-seeded teams on the brink of an upset loss. In this case, it was Temple. With the speedy Williams slicing his way down the lane toward 20 points and 10 assists, Massachusetts...
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

UMass 76, St. Bonaventure 67

Jesse Morgan scored 24 points and Massachusetts defeated St. Bonaventure 76-67 on Wednesday night for its 11th straight win at home. UMass trailed by 10 points in the first half and took the lead for good after a 14-0 run to start the second half gave it a 45-34 cushion with 17 minutes to play. The Bonnies trimmed the lead to 54-51 on a layup by Andrew Nicholson. UMass then went...
Via Fox Sports
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss

UMass 73, Davidson 65

Jesse Morgan scored 14 points to lead a balanced scoring attack in Massachusetts' 73-65 victory over Davidson Thursday night. Morgan led five Minutemen in double figures as UMass (10-3) overcame a 35-29 halftime deficit with sizzling second-half shooting. Davidson, which upset Kansas 80-74 on Monday, got 22 points from De'Mon Brooks on 9-of-15 shooting. He also grabbed eight...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah Falls to UMass, 90-75

Jesse Morgan had 15 points, all coming on 3-pointers, as Massachusetts beat Utah 90-75 on Friday night.
Via University of Utah Athletics
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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