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Jesse Morgan could play at Temple

Former Massachusetts guard Jesse Morgan is enrolled in summer courses at Temple and could possibly play for the Owls next season. This was first reported by OwlScoop.com.

Jesse Morgan could play at Temple

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UMass’ Jesse Morgan, right, battles for the ball against Providence’s players Sidiki Johnson, left, and Brice Kofane during the first half of a NCAA college basketball game in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)
UMass’ Jesse Morgan, right, battles for the ball against Providence’s players Sidiki Johnson, left, and Brice Kofane during the first half of a NCAA college basketball game in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)

Former Massachusetts guard Jesse Morgan is enrolled in summer courses at Temple and could possibly play for the Owls next season. This was first reported by OwlScoop.com.

The Olney High graduate, who has one season of eligibility remaining, is a continuing studies student at Temple.  He could play for the Owls in 2013-14 if he completes this summer's course work and clears the NCAA clearinghouse.

 The 6-foot-4, 190-pounder has been reportedly forced to withdraw from UMass due to violation of a school policy before the start of last season. After serving a one-game suspension, he averaged 13.4 points before suffering a season-ending ACL injury in January.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

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