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Morgan always played well against UNC. He once said

“Getting up for UNC is easier than getting up in the morning.” He actually wanted to go there and never got offered.

I watched this game as a HS senior knowing I was 7 months away from the most exciting voyage of my life. As a result of this game, Morgan became my favorite player at UVa - probably ever though I am. It sure just yet how TT and guy will shake out. .

Morgan had a sophomore slump (though theTeam was loaded - even without Polynice (what could have been)) and the team was just bad his third year, but it all came together his senior year. That year - with his 39 point epic game - provided the perfect bookmark to his breakout game as a freshman. I was at his senior game , which remains my favorite sporting ever attended.
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