14  Bernie Morris
Bernie Morris
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orlando, Fla.

High School:
Jones

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 206

Position:
QB

Experience:
SO

2004 (Freshman):
Saw limited action in three games at receiver and quarterback ... recorded five carries for 21 yards and attempted only one pass ... had a season long 15 yard run at Ohio State ... tremendous athlete who is expected to battle for the starting job at quarterback in 2005.

2003:
Redshirted, did not play ... in the 2004 spring game completed 11 of 21 passes for 132 yards and two touchdowns ... possesses great talent and athleticism that has drawn comparisons to several former Marshall star quarterbacks.

High School:
An invited walk-on at Marshall that has earned a scholarship ... played for coach Birto Benjamin at Jones High in Orlando ... lettered in football, basketball and baseball in high school ... was named team's best offensive back and best offensive player ... threw for 1,179 yards as a senior with 14 touchdowns ... averaged nine points and 10 rebounds per game for the hoops squad, helping the team to a 29-6 record and a class 3A state runner-up finish.

Personal:
Full name is Bernard Raphael Morris ... born on May 29, 1985 ... son of Marcia Morris ... undecided on major.