Ja Morant Bio, Age, Education, Career, Net worth

Ja Morant
Ja Morant

Biography of Ja Morant

Ja Morant is an American professional Basketball player who is currently playing for the Nike.

Ja Morant Age

Ja Morant was born on 10th August 1999, in Dalzell in South Carolina, he is 24 years old. He celebrates his birthday on 10th August every year.

Ja Morant family

His parents were Jaimie Morant and Tee. He also has a younger sister named Teniya.

Ja Morant Education

Moran attended Crestwood High School in Sumter and then to Murray States Racers.

Ja Morant Wife and children

Moran is married to KK Dixon and they have a daughter named Kaari Jaidyn Morant.

Career

Morant career began when he was still in high school where he left with a record of 1679 points and also set a school career highest record of 47 points having an average of 27 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists each game. After high school he joined Murray States Racers. Made his debut in in November 2017 with record of 7 points and 11 assists.

His career with the team began a month later on 12 in the victory against the St. Louis recording 10points m, 6 assists and 12 rebounds. His triple double was in match against the Eastern Illinois and he laid a second school record in triple double. As a freshman he made an average record of 12/7 points, 6.3 assists and 6.5 rebounds.

During his second year he had his breakout match which was against the Alabama recording 38 points which was the highest in the season. In January in a match against the SIU Edwardsville Ja again recorded high point of 40 points followed by 5 steals and 11 assists and the match was a victory. That year his success earned him the title of the OVC player of the year.

He also served the first NCAA player to have set a season record of an average of 20points and 10 assists each game in a single season. Recording his season record of 24.5 points, 1.8 steals, 10 assists and 5.7 rebounds per match.

NBA Drafting

During the 2019 NBA Draft the Memphis Grizzlies selected Ja Morant during in the second overall pick after Zion Williamson. In July 2019 Morant made his NBA Debut in a match against the Miami Heat where he recorded 14 points, a block, a Steal, 4 rebounds and 4 assists. In February 2020 Morant recorded his first triple double with the Grizzlies in a match against the Washingtom Wizards. At the Stella rookie campaigns Morant was about to win the 2020 NBA Rookie Award of the year but this was cut shot by the outbreak of the COVID 19 pandemic which led to the suspension of the season.

Ja Morant Net worth

His net with is estimated to be at around $8 million.