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Inside Ja Morant's NCAA tournament star turn

28 days ago   |   By ESPN

Morant's triple-double sent Murray State past Marquette and displayed just how difficult he is to contain.
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March Madness 2019: Murray State star Ja Morant discusses NCAA Tournament triple-double

March Madness 2019: Murray State star Ja Morant discusses NCAA Tournament triple-double

28 days ago   |   By Sporting News

“I knew some of the main focus was on me, so I knew there would be plenty of opportunities for my teammates to score,” Morant said.
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Morant's triple-double leads Murray St past Marquette, 83-64

Morant's triple-double leads Murray St past Marquette, 83-64

28 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

HARTFORD, Conn. - Ja Morant logged the ninth triple-double in NCAA Tournament history as Murray State trounced fifth-seeded Marquette 83-64 in the first round of the West Region.
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Ja Morant's triple-double leads Murray State over Marquette

28 days ago   |   By National Post

HARTFORD, Conn. - Ja Morant recorded the ninth triple-double in NCAA Tournament history as Murray State trounced fifth-seeded Marquette 83-64 in the first round of the West Region on Thursday.
Murray State continued a trend of a No. 12 seed winning at least one game in all but three tournaments since 2001 - including last year's - but this looked nothing like an upset.
Morant had 17 points, 16 assists and 11 rebounds as he sliced through Marquette and showed the Racers (28-4) were better in every way than their opponent from the Big East. The Ohio Valley Conference champions face...
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Morant's triple-double leads Murray St past Marquette, 83-64

28 days ago   |   By National Post

HARTFORD, Conn. - Ja Morant logged the ninth triple-double in 30-plus years of NCAA Tournament history as Murray State trounced fifth-seeded Marquette 83-64 in the first round of the West Region.
Murray State continued a trend of a No. 12 seed winning at least one game in all but three tournaments since 2001 - including last year's - but this looked nothing like an upset.
Morant had 17 points, 16 assists and 11 rebounds as he sliced through Marquette on Thursday and showed the Racers (28-4) were better in every way than their opponent from the Big East. The Ohio Valley Conference champions...
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Ja Morant: If People 'Don't Know Me by Now, I Don't Know What to Say'

28 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Already regarded as one of the top prospects in the 2019 NBA draft class, Murray State's Ja Morant added to his impressive resume by posting a triple-double in Thursday's 83-64 win over Marquette in the 2019 NCAA tournament...
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Morant first with tourney triple-double since '12

28 days ago   |   By ESPN

Murray State's Ja Morant became the first player to record a triple-double in the NCAA tournament since Draymond Green in 2012 in Thursday's win over Marquette and Markus Howard.
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The Latest: Murray State's Ja Morant posts triple-double

The Latest: Murray State's Ja Morant posts triple-double

28 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament :
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Ja Morant posts a triple-double as Murray State dominates Marquette, 83-64

28 days ago   |   By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The Racers run into the second round after winning a game that wasnt even close. The Ja Morant hype was more than justified, it turns out. As he is wont to do, Morant took over against Marquette, making the the first day of the NCAA Tournament all about him and his Racers. In a matchup where Murray State was able to control every aspect of the game, Marquette bowed out of the NCAA Tournament by a score of 83-64.
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