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30 - Reese Morgan
Reese Morgan
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: FR
Hometown: San Pedro, CA
High School: Peninsula HS
Position: G
Experience: RS

Peninsula HS (Rolling Hills Estates, Calif.)
During prep career, scored 2,430 points (22.5 per 108 games), grabbed 909 rebounds (8.4), distributed 306 assists (2.8) and shot 46.4 percent from the floor (738-for-1,592), 38.8 percent from three-point range (214-for-552) and 77.2 percent from the free throw line (740-for-913) … rated as the No. 71 guard in the class of 2011 by ESPN.com … during 2010-11 senior season, earned Parade Magazine All-America fourth team praise, named MVP of the Bay League and to the All-California Interscholastic Federation first team after averaging 27.3 points and 7.3 rebounds per 33 games, shooting 49.4 (278-for-562) percent from the floor and sinking 247 of 299 free throw attempts (82.6 percent) … as a junior, averaged a 19.5-point, 10.0-rebound double-double to earn spots on the All-Bay League first team and all-area and All-CIF second teams … named Bay League MVP and to the all-area and All-CIF second teams as a sophomore after averaging 21.9 points per game … also named Bay League MVP and to the All-CIF first team as a freshman during 2007-08 season after averaging 19.9 points per game … registered double-digit scoring figures during 103 of 108 high school games … sunk 40.5 (158-for-390) percent of three-point attempts during final two seasons … served as team captain during final three years … helped program to Bay League titles as a freshman and senior, when the Panthers finished 30-3 overall and reached the quarterfinals of the 2011 CIF Division II state tournament.

Personal
Son of Tom and Jackie Morgan … father played basketball at Cal State Fullerton (1978-80) and was a 10th-round draft pick of the Dallas Mavericks in 1980 … has one brother, Shane … grandfather, Tom Morgan, was a righthanded pitcher for the New York Yankees (1951-52, 1954-56), Kansas City Athletics (1957), Detroit Tigers (1958-60), Washington Senators (1960) and Los Angeles Angels (1961-63) and served as the pitching coach for the California Angeles (1972-74, 1981-83), San Diego Padres (1975) and Yankees (1979) … majoring in kinesiology … career ambition is to own his own physical therapy clinic … Reese Edward Morgan was born on July 16, 1992 in San Pedro, Calif.