2015-16 Men's Basketball Roster

Earvin Morris

20 Earvin Morris

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  • Hometown
    Memphis, Tenn.
  • Prev School
    Tallahassee CC


2015-16 (SENIOR)
Second on the team in scoring (13.4 ppg) while also averaging 3.5 rpg, 1.8 apg and 0.8 spg ... compiled a .460 field goal percentage, .355 three-point percentage and .669 free throw percentage ... scored in double figures in 24 of the 32 games he has played in ... made 21 starts ... averaged 25.7 minutes per outing ... made his season debut against Texas State and led the Miners in scoring (17 points) and rebounding (six) in a reserve role ... made 4-of-7 three pointers versus the Bobcats ... added 18 points, five boards and five assists against Alcorn State ... scored 12 points with six rebounds and four assists versus Florida A&M ... scored 22 of his 28 points after halftime in UTEP's 99-90, double overtime victory over Colorado State, earning Conference USA Player of the Week honors ... played a career-high 40 minutes against the Rams ... posted solid all-around numbers versus Texas Arlington with 13 points, four rebounds, four assists and four steals ... scored 12 points with five boards at Washington State ... came off the bench against UTRGV and fashioned 10 points, five rebounds and three assists ... held scoreless for the first time in 43 games, and the second time as a Miner, against Rice while nursing a bruised tailbone ... bounced back with eight points and six rebounds versus North Texas ... after being held to single-digit points in three consecutive games for the first time as a Miner, poured in 23 points (8-for-14 FGs, 5-for-6 3FGs) with a career-high tying seven rebounds at UAB ... scored 18 of his 23 points in the second half versus the Blazers ... contributed 11 points and six rebounds off the bench against FIU ... put up 10 of his 13 points in the second half at Southern Miss ... scored 18 of his 20 points in the first half against Marshall ... dished out a career-high six assists with only one turnover against the Herd ... scored a career-high 32 points versus WKU ... was responsible for 12 of the Miners' 16 points in overtime, including seven straight to open the period ... scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half at FIU ... scored all 14 of his points in only nine first-half minutes at Florida Atlantic ... made 4-of-6 three pointers against the Owls ... duplicated his career-best with seven rebounds versus LA Tech ... put 15 points on the board at Charlotte ... made 9-of-13 shots, part of a 23-point explosion on "Senior Day" against UTSA ... added six rebounds versus the Roadrunners ... scored 15 of his 25 points in the first half against FIU in the C-USA Tournament ... went 9-for-9 from the line versus the Panthers ... ended the season by making a three-pointer in a career-high 11 consecutive games.

2014-15 (JUNIOR)
Collected 11.0 ppg (second on the team) in 23.2 mpg, shooting 44.8 percent from the floor, 40.1 percent from three-point territory and 70.1 percent from the line ... was also second on the team in scoring for C-USA games (12.7 ppg) ... scored in double figures in 13 of 18 C-USA games to match Vince Hunter for team-high honors ... ranked seventh in C-USA in three-point field goal percentage ... team leader in bench points (197) with 11 double-figure scoring games in 20 appearances off the pine ... also started 13 games ... made 37-of-45 free throws (.822) over the last 11 games ... scored 13 points in his UTEP debut versus Washington State ... made 5-of-10 shots and added two blocks in 26 minutes off the bench ... started for the first time at UTEP against NM State ... had a big first half versus Xavier, scoring 13 points (5-for-8 FGs, 2-for-3 3FGs) with four rebounds in only seven minutes ... totaled 15 points against the Musketeers ... scored nine points off the bench at Colorado State ... produced 10 points in a reserve role at NM State ... started against Incarnate Word and scored 14 points (6-for-10 FGs) with seven rebounds and three assists ... made 4-of-5 three point attempts and scored 17 points versus Southeastern Louisiana ... eight points against Alcorn State ... scored 11 points versus his former team, Kent State, in his third start of the season ... had a big game in the C-USA opener at North Texas with 22 points and six steals ... became the 13th player in school history to tally six thefts in a game ... made 6-of-10 shots, 4-of-7 three pointers and 6-of-10 free throws against the Mean Green ... connected on 4-of-5 three-point attempts in a 16-point showing at Rice ... went 3-for-5 from beyond the arc while adding five rebounds versus Louisiana Tech ... produced 23 points (9-for-15 FGs, 4-for-9 3FGs) with two steals at UTSA ... was on the floor for a season-high 35 minutes at Western Kentucky and scored 10 points, including two free throws with a second left to force overtime ... scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half as UTEP rallied to beat UAB ... contributed 10 points and four rebounds off the bench against Middle Tennessee ... returned to the starting lineup at FIU and went 6-for-6 from the line in putting up 11 points ... also scored 11 versus Charlotte ... put 15 points on the board in a starting assignment against Old Dominion ... played 30+ minutes for the second time in a Miner uniform versus the Monarchs ... had a big second half versus UTSA with 13 of his 16 points coming after the intermission ... scored eight points during a 10-0 second half run against the Roadrunners ... picked up a season-high fifth consecutive double-figure scoring game at Louisiana Tech (11 points) while adding four steals ... poured in a season-high 26 points at Southern Miss, becoming the first Miner to make five threes in a game since December of 2012 ... scored all 11 of his points in the first half versus North Texas ... contributed 14 points in a reserve role in the C-USA Championship quarterfinals against FIU ... closed out the season by scoring in double figures for the 13th time in 17 games at Murray State (10 points) in the NIT ... made a three-pointer in 20 of the last 23 outings. PRIOR TO UTEP
Transfer from Tallahassee Community College ... first team All-Panhandle Conference in 2014 ... started 22 games for the Eagles, leading the team in scoring (14.4 ppg) and steals (1.1 spg) ... second on the squad in rebounding (4.2 avg.) ... shot 50.5 percent from the field, 46.9 percent from three-point range and 75.3 percent from the line ... scored in double figures 19 times, with his top output of 22 points coming at Gulf Coast State College ... played at Kent State during the 2012-13 season ... appeared in 17 games for the Golden Flashes, including one starting assignment ... played for coach Sam Bachelor at Memphis East High School, leading the team to a state championship his senior year ... scored 24 points in the AAA sectional, then posted 16 points and 10 rebounds in the state championship game to earn a spot on the All-Tournament Team ... led Class AAA in scoring and rebounding as a junior with 16.4 ppg and 8.4 rpg ... rated a three-star prospect by Rivals ... McDonald's All-American Game nominee ... played for the Memphis Magic AAU squad ... also a standout receiver for Memphis East HS. PERSONAL
Full name is Earvin Lee Morris Jr. ... parents are Earvin Sr. and Janice Morris ... has one brother ... born 4/28/94 (Memphis, Tenn.) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.

2014-15 Jr 33 13 767 23.2 120 268 .448 55 137 .401 68 97 .701 7 69 76 2.3 77 3 38 56 10 28 363 11.0
2015-16 Sr 32 21 822 25.7 150 326 .460 50 141 .355 79 118 .669 15 96 111 3.5 87 4 56 51 11 27 429 13.4
Total 65 34 1,589 24.4 270 594 .455 105 278 .378 147 215 .684 22 165 187 2.9 164 7 94 107 21 55 792 12.2


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