Morgan enters his first season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2014-15.
A 2014 graduate of St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, Md. ... Was a 5-star recruit by Scout and Rivals and 4-star by ESPN ... Ranked as the No. 15 player in the 2014 class by Rivals (No. 4 at position), No. 26 by Scout (No. 8 at position) and No. 39 by ESPN (No. 10 at position) ... Was selected to play on the USA Basketball Under-18 National Team but did not participate because of an illness in his family ... Averaged 17.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game, earning All-Metro, All-Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association and All-Baltimore Catholic League first team honors as a senior ... Was recognized by USA Today High School Sports and the Army National Guard with the Inspiration Award, which was presented to 15 student-athletes across the nation for going above and beyond ... Played in the 2014 Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic scoring 14 points and grabbing three rebounds in the game, which featured 20 of the top seniors in the nation, including fellow UNLV freshman Goodluck Okonoboh ... As a junior, averaged 17.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game ... Played for the Baltimore Elite on the EYBL Circuit in 2013 and led the team with 14.1 points and 8.1 rebounds per game ... Was a member of the 2011-12 USA Basketball Development National Team ... Coached by Nick Myles at St. Frances ... Lettered three years on varsity ... His junior year, the Panthers won the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association Championship ... Had 14 double-doubles as a senior ... Had a 27-point, 16-rebound game in a MIAA Conference playoff win against Mount Carmel.
Dwayne T. Morgan was born Jan. 29, 1996, in Baltimore, Md. ... Has not declared a major ... Son of Tabitha Chambers and Dwayne Morgan ... Has a sister, Serenity Barber (22) ... Mother played basketball at Clemson and father was an offensive lineman for the Tigers before playing six seasons in the CFL and stints with the NFL's Atlanta Falcons and Washington Redskins.