23  Derrick Morgan
Derrick Morgan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Germantown, Md.

High School:
Clarksburg

Last College:
UTEP

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 210

Position:
DB

Graduated:
2014


CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 8, vs. Richmond (11/9/13)
Solos:
6, vs. Richmond (11/9/13)
Asst:
4, vs. Southern Miss. (10/29/11);at James Madison (11/16/13)
TFLs:
1.0, vs. Richmond (11/9/13)
Sacks:
never
Ints:
1,at James Madison (11/16/13)
FR: 1, at SMU (9/10/11)
PBUs: 1, at Tulane (10/15/11); vs. East Carolina (11/12/11); vs. Albany (11/23/13)
FF: 1, at Colgate (10/12/13)

2013: Played in all 11 games, starting five ... 44 tackles ... one interception ... one forced fumble ... six tackles and a pass breakup vs. Albany (11/23) ... made five tackles and recorded first career interception at James Madison (11/16) ... posted career-highs of eight tackles, including one for loss, vs. Richmond (11/9) ... made two tackles at Maine (11/2) and vs. New Hampshire (10/26) ... five tackles and forced a fumble at Colgate (10/12) ... made two tackles vs. Bryant (10/5) ... seven tackles vs. Towson (9/28) ... made a tackle at Villanova (9/21) ... had three tackles at Buffalo (9/14)... made three tackles in Stony Brook debut at Rhode Island (9/7).

Before Stony Brook: Spent two years at the University of Texas at El Paso ... played in only four games in 2012, and received an eligibility waiver ... saw action in all 12 games in 2011, starting one ... made 20 tackles, one tackle for loss, one fumble recovery and two pass break-ups ... posted a season-best six stops versus Southern Miss ... began collegiate career at Cabrillo College ... garnered first team All-Coast Conference honors after tallying 87 tackles, 10 pass breakups, two forced fumbles, a sack, an interception in 2010 ... served as team captain for the Seahawks as a freshman and sophomore. In his first season, he registered 57 tackles, seven pass breakups, an interception and a forced fumble.

High School: Three-year starter in the high school ranks, with the final two coming at Clarksburg ... chosen team MVP as a senior ... previously helped Damascus HS claim the Class 4-A Maryland state title.

Year GP/GS UA A Totals TFL Sacks Int. PB FR FF
2013 11/5 28 16 44 1.5-5 0.0-0 1-0 1 0 1
2012* 4/0 3 2 5 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2011* 12/1 10 10 20 1.0-0 0.0-0 0 2 1-0 0
Totals 27/6 41 28 69 2.5-5 0.0-0 1-0 3 1-0 1

* at UTEP