Tillman, Copeland and West also named First Team All-East
Navy Head Football Coach Ken Niumatalolo Named American Athletic Conference Coach Of The Year For The Second Consecutive Year
AAC West Champions Get One Player On First Team
Eighteen seniors will be commissioned 2nd Lieutenants in the United States Marine Corps, while 13 will be Ensigns in the United States Navy
Navy will recognize its 31 senior members prior to Saturday's AAC contest against Tulsa.
Senior fullback from Macon, Ga.
Navy-Tulsa Football 11-12-16
Navy-Memphis Football 10-22
Navy-Houston Football 10-8-16
Navy-UConn Football 9-10-16
Navy-Fordham Football 9-3-16
• At Navy: Enters the fall listed as Navy’s starting center ... has great size ... would be Navy’s biggest starting center in school history ... has earned on varsity letter.
• 2015: A member of the Mids’ PAT/field goal team, saw action in all 13 contests.
• 2014: Made his collegiate debut at Air Force after spelling Blaze Ryder who replaced an injured Tanner Fleming and then was also injured himself late in the contest ... also saw time against VMI and Georgia Southern.
• 2013: Did not see any varsity action.
• High School / Personal: A 2013 graduate of La Porte High School, Morris was a three-sport athlete who earned letters in football (3), power lifting (4) and track & field (4 - throws) ... a three-time all-district football selection who was named the 2012-13 Houston Touchdown Club Scholar Football Player of the Year ... member of football teams that won back-to-back (2011, `12) district titles with a combined 23-4 record ... also had offers from Colorado State, Texas State and Grambling ... member of the National Honor Society ... son of Marc and Donna Morris ... majoring in economics.