Ja Morant introduced with the Memphis Grizzlies

Updated: Jun. 21, 2019 at 1:56 PM CDT
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CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A news conference introducing Ja Morant with the Memphis Grizzlies was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 21.

Ja Morant news conference 6/21

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Posted by KFVS-TV on Friday, June 21, 2019

Murray State point guard Ja Morant was selected second overall by the Memphis Grizzlies Thursday night, June 20 at the NBA Draft in New York.

Morant played 65 games in two seasons for the Racers and helped lead them to back-to-back Ohio Valley Conference Championships and NCAA Tournament appearances.

Ja is headed to Memphis. Morant picked second overall in the 2019 NBA Draft. Here is a group of quite happy Racers fans hearing their point guards name called:

Posted by Adam King KFVS on Thursday, June 20, 2019

Below is a look at Morant’s pre-draft visit to Memphis.

Beyond Grit - Episode 5

In Episode 5 of #BeyondGrit get a behind the scenes look at Ja Morant's pre-draft visit to Memphis.

Posted by Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday, June 20, 2019

The New Orleans Pelicans selected Zion Williamson number 1.

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