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Georgia Tech's Morris sidelined with broken toe

Posted on: August 2, 2011 11:34 am
Edited on: August 2, 2011 11:39 am
By Gary Parrish

Georgia Tech announced Tuesday that sophomore Jason Morris will be sidelined for the next six-to-eight weeks after undergoing surgery for a broken big right toe suffered in a pickup game last month.

"The most important thing is to get him healthy now so that when we start workouts in September, he’ll be ready to go," said first-year coach Brian Gregory. "Jason had a great spring and a great summer, and he’ll overcome this challenge."

Morris played in every game and started the final five of his freshman season.

The 6-foot-5 guard averaged 6.0 points and 2.2 rebounds.

He shot 40 percent from 3-point range.
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