Morgan visits Arkansas on Monday

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Monday, December 3, 2012
Greenwood athlete Drew Morgan earned his second consecutive MVP award in a state title game on Saturday and impressed Tim Horton, Arkansas recruiting coordinator and running backs coach, enough to receive a scholarship offer on Monday morning.
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Greenwood athlete Drew Morgan earned his second consecutive MVP award in a state title game on Saturday and impressed Tim Horton, Arkansas recruiting coordinator and running backs coach, enough to receive a scholarship offer on Monday morning.

— Greenwood athlete Drew Morgan, who was named the MVP of the Class 6A title game, is visiting Arkansas today.

Greenwood outlasts Pine Bluff for 6A title

Greenwood scored 23 consecutive points and held off a late surge from Pine Bluff to take the Class 6A state title 51-44 over the Zebras in War Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon. (By David Harten)
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Morgan, 6-0, 180, 4.5 seconds in the 40 yard dash, rushed 9 times for 83 yards, 2 TDs and had 4 receptions for 87 yards and 1 TD. He also had 9 tackles and an interception against Pine Bluff.

Orally committed to Arkansas State, Morgan had 82 rushes for 765 yards, 19 touchdowns and 83 receptions for 1,122 yards and 14 TDs for the season while finishing up with 72 tackles.

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