Murray State’s Ja Morant rising to stardom

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Murray State’s Ja Morant has become a spectacle across the nation this season, garnering major attention from fans and NBA scouts. 

Morant lived up to the hype at this week’s OVC Tournament, scoring a combined 65 points in his games and was named the OVC Tournament’s MVP. 

Morant is projected to be a lottery pick in the upcoming NBA Draft. Morant and the Racers are the first team to punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament. 

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(This story was originally published on March 9, 2019). 

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