13 - Morris Norrise|
|Previous School:||Berkeley HS|
2011 Season: Earned honorable mention all-Big Sky accolades for the second straight season…led the team with 38 receptions and ranked second with 471 yards…appeared in 10 of the team’s 11 games, starting eight…caught seven passes for a career high 127 yards at Weber State…followed that effort with six grabs for 96 in the victory over Montana…also had six catches in the win at Oregon State and at Portland State…threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Brandyn Reed to help the Hornets upset Oregon State in the season opener.
2010 Season: Was an honorable mention all-Big Sky selection…ranked second on the team with 35 receptions for 532 yards…led the squad with eight receiving touchdowns…caught three passes for 76 yards and three touchdowns against Montana State…also had two TDs at Northern Arizona to go along with eight grabs for 97 yards…rushed for 11 yards on two carries against NAU to give him 108 all-purpose yards…caught five passes at Eastern Washington and Idaho State for his second highest total…had one TD against Weber State, Northern Colorado and Portland State…his 80-yard TD catch against NC was the longest by a Hornet since 2000…completed both of his pass attempts for a total of 33 yards…threw a 17-yard touchdown pass at Idaho State…finished the year with four rushes for 17 yards…also had one tackle.
2009 Season: Sat out the season as a redshirt…was named the team’s offensive scout team player of the year.
High School: Graduated from Berkeley HS in 2009…earned first team all-Alameda Contra Costa Athletic League honors in 2008 and was an honorable mention selection as a junior…helped the Yellowjackets to the ACCAL title and a 9-1 overall record as a senior…caught 25 passes for 500 yards and six touchdowns as a senior…also had six interceptions, including one for a touchdown, and 20 tackles as a defensive back…returned two punts for touchdowns in 2008…was his team’s scholar-athlete of the year in 2008.
Personal: Majoring in communication studies…parents are Morris Norrise and Kimberly Dutye.