1 Austin Morgan
1 Austin Morgan
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Reno, NV
High School: Reno
Position: G

2009-10: Recipient of the John C. Cobb Award as Yale's rookie of the year and the George McReynolds Award as the team's top defensive player… Appeared in 30 games and started 12… Second on the team in three-pointers (24)… Led the team in scoring twice, including in the victory at Dartmouth… Reached double figures in scoring three times… Made his first career start against Lehigh and had 14 points in 23 minutes… Made 4-of-5 three-pointers and scored 17 points against Albertus Magnus.

Before Yale: Reno High School’s all-time leading scorer with 2,046 points... Two-time all-state selection... Averaged 22 points, five rebounds and four assists as a senior... 2009 Reno Gazette 4A Northern Player of the Year... 2009 High Desert League Player of the Year... 2008 Sierra League Player of the Year... Two-time Sierra League first team selection... Helped lead Reno to two state championships and two Nevada northern regional titles... Played for the Las Vegas Prospects AAU team. 

Personal: Grandfather, Mel Nowell, played basketball at Ohio State, which made three straight appearances in the NCAA Championship game, and was a teammate of Jerry Lucas, John Havlicek and Bob Knight… Played at the same high school as 2004-05 Yale captain Alex Gamboa. In fact, Morgan's parents bought the house Gamboa grew up in.

Year gp-gs fg-fga pct  3fg-3fga pct  ft-fta pct  rpg  pts ppg  ast stl
2009-10 30-12 42-99 .424 24-64 .375 34-43 .791 1.2 142 4.7 27 13