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Mike Morrison
22 Mike Morrison
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
St. Petersburg, Fla.

High School:
Lakewood

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 222

Position:
Forward

Mike Morrison enters his third season with the Patriots and is a returning starter in the frontcourt... Is a gifted shot blocker, and has terrific back-to-the-basket moves.

2009-10: Has recorded all four career double-doubles this season... Against Indiana, had a career day with 17 points, 13 rebounds and seven blocks, all career bests... Set the Puerto Rico Tournament single-game record with seven blocks, the most by a Mason player since George Evans had seven against American in December of 1999... First career double-double came against Dartmouth with 11 points and 10 rebounds... Had 15 points, five rebounds and two blocks against Old Dominion... Led the team in scoring with 15 points against UNC Wilmington and had four points, a block and two steals as well... Set career high with four assists at James Madison... Had 10 points, six rebounds, two assists, two blocks and two steals at Hofstra... Scored 13 points with 12 rebounds, his third career double-double, at Towson... Had 10 points, seven rebounds and four blocks against Delaware... Tied career high with 17 points at Drexel going 7 of 8 from the field... Went 8 of 10 from the field in setting a new career high with 18 points vs. VCU... Also had 10 rebounds for his fourth career double-double...Was suspended for games against William & Mary and College of Charleston after receiving a double technical foul at Old Dominion... Had best all-around game of his career against Fairfield in the CIT with a career-high 25 points on 11 of 13 shooting, nine rebounds, two assists and six blocks.

2008-09: Played in 31 of the team's 33 games as a freshman finishing the season second on the team in blocks and field-goal percentage... Averaged 4.0 points, 2.5 rebounds while shooting 54.5 percent from the field in just 10.8 minutes per game... Made first collegiate appearance against Brown (11/17) and had career-highs in field goals and points going 7 of 9 from the field with 15 points... Also had a then-career-high five rebounds and two blocks... Came off the bench and has two blocks at Dayton (12/30) in 10 minutes... Had 13 points on 6 of 7 shooting against UNC Wilmington (1/3) in 15 minutes of action... Set a new career high with six rebounds in seven minutes at VCU (1/24)... Had 14 points and five rebounds on 6 of 7 shooting in 17 minutes against Delaware (1/27)... Finished the season by playing 10 or more minutes in final nine games... Had career-highs with eight rebounds and four blocks in 23 minutes against James Madison (3/7) in CAA Tournament debut... Played career-high 29 minutes at Penn State in N.I.T. finishing with 11 points and tying career highs with eight rebounds and four blocks.

High School: Earned varsity letters in basketball at Lakewood High School... As a senior, averaged 17 points, nine rebounds, five assists and two steals... Was named All-State, Pinellas County Player of the Year and Suncoast Player of the Year... Advanced to the state title game as a junior and a senior... As a junior, averaged 12 points, seven rebounds and four blocks per game.

Personal: Born October 31, 1989... Parents are Shelia and Paul Morrison... Has two brothers, Marcus, 24, and Sean, 22... A 2008 graduate of Lakewood High School... Also recruited by Tulsa, Butler, Nevada-Reno and Old Dominion... Major is Communications.

CAREER HIGHS

PTS: 25, vs. Fairfield (3/16/10) REB: 13, vs. Indiana (11/22/09) FG: 11, vs. Fairfield (3/16/10) 3-PT FG: None Attempted FT: 5, vs. UNC Wilmington (1/9/10) ASSISTS: 4, at James Madison (1/16/10) STEALS: 2, seven times, last vs. James Madison (1/30/10) BLOCKS: 7, vs. Indiana (11/22/09) MINUTES: 34, vs. Fairfield (3/16/10)

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