- Murray State sophomore Ja Morant – who leads his team with 23.5 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 10.5 assists per game this season – threw down one of the most ridiculous dunks of the year against UT Martin Thursday night.
- The 6-foot-3 guard cleared his defender with an epic leap and slammed it home with one hand.
- Morant is widely expected to be a top-10 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, with ESPN slotting him in at No. 4 in its latest mock draft.
- Check out the viral video below:
Ja Morant is widely expected to be a top-10 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, and he showed everyone why Thursday night.
The Murray State sophomore – who leads the team with 23.5 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 10.5 assists per game this season – absolutely annihilated his defender with an early contender for most ridiculous dunk of 2019.
Morant fully cleared his defender with an epic leap before finishing with a one-handed slam.
The Racers came away with a 98-77 win, but it was the 6-foot-3 guard’s unbelievable finish that drove the internet into an absolute frenzy.
Check out the dunk in all of its glory:
— Murray State Sports (@MSURacers) January 11, 2019
Here’s another angle:
For your viewing pleasure…..the Ja Morant POSTER!!!! pic.twitter.com/BcgiHPNE7b
— Adam Wells (@TheAdamBWells) January 11, 2019
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