Monday, July 14, 2014
ATHENS ---- Junior forward Brandon Morris has been dismissed from the University of Georgia basketball team, head coach Mark Fox announced Monday.
Morris, from Lithonia, Ga., averaged 8.6 points and 3.4 rebounds per game as a sophomore for the Bulldogs last season. He started 25 of the 31 games in which he played, averaging 25.4 minutes per contest.
"This program has a strong expectation of citizenship and every one of our players understands this," Fox said. "This expectation does not mean that mistakes will not happen. When they do I always deal with them appropriately. Brandon had a very clear understanding of our expectation. Unfortunately, I've had to dismiss him from our team.
"We've offered Brandon as much help as we can as he leaves, in hope that he can continue his career somewhere else."