PLAYER PROFILE

MAX MORRIS

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Max Morris attended high school in West Frankfort, Illinois.  He later attended the University of Illinois and and Northwestern University where in 1945 he named a football All-American . The following year Morris was also selected as a consensus All-American basketball player.After graduating from Northwestern, Morris played three seasons of professional football in the All-American Football Conference for the Chicago Rockets  (1946 &1947) and the Brooklyn Dodgers (1948).  Morris played professional basketball for five seasons.

 

MAX MORRIS Height: 6:02 Weight: 195 College: Illinois/Northwestern’46
Glen Max Morris Born: Mar 14, 1925 Died: Jan 8, 1998 Hometown: West Frankfort, Il.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1946-47 Chicago NBL 33 44 33 63 .524 121 3.7
1947-48 Chicago PBLA Injured – Did Not Play
1947-48 Sheboygan NBL 39 132 132 215 .614 396 10.2
1948-49 Sheboygan NBL 41 70 66 104 .635 206 5.0
1949-50 Sheboygan NBA 62 252 277 415 .667 781 12.6
1950-51 Sheboygan NPBL 43 180 165 525 12.2
1951-52 Sheboygan Redskins Indep
Major League Totals 218 678 673 2029 9.3
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1946-47 Chicago NBL 10 8 2 6 .333 18 1.8
1948-49 Sheboygan NBL 2 4 2 3 .667 10 5.0
1949-50 Sheboygan NBA 3 14 15 26 .577 43 14.3
Major League Totals 15 26 19 71 4.7
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