17  Chris Morley
Chris  Morley

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Plantation, Fla.

High School:
South Plantation HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 192

Position:
DB

Experience:
2L


04/10/2015

Offense Roars Back to Win Friday Night Stripes

QB Lynch named Jeremy Williams Award recipient

04/04/2015

Fuente Pleased With Tigers' Approach to Scrimmage

Friday Night Stripes concludes camp this week

12/07/2014

Memphis Meets BYU in Miami Beach Bowl December 22

Teams meet for first time at Marlins Park for 1 p.m. (CT) kickoff

04/11/2014

Memphis Football Closes Out Spring With Blue-Gray Game Friday

Blue defeated the Gray 42-21

03/01/2014

Memphis Set to Begin Spring Practices Sunday

Tigers will go through NCAA-limit 15 sessions

07/17/2014

Memphis Football: Inside the Tigers' Winter/Summer Workouts

Get ready for your 2014 Memphis Tigers football season with this behind-the-scenes look at the team's winter and summer workouts.

Don't miss the 2014 season opener on August 30 when the Tigers host Austin Peay at 6 PM at the Liberty Bowl!

08/21/2013

Memphis Football Completes Final Two-A-Day Practice

The University of Memphis football team wrapped-up its final day of two-a-day practices on Wednesday. Head coach Justin Fuente talks about the final two-a-day practice.

08/13/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - First Day in Full Pads

The Tigers suited up in full pads for the first time today in preparation for two-a-days starting tomorrow.

Memphis opens up the 2013 season hosting Duke on September 7.

08/09/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day Two

Day two of preseason camp is in the books for the Memphis Tigers football team and it was another scorcher. Watch highlights and interviews from day two right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.

08/08/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day One

The Memphis football team opened up their preseason camp today. Check out some highlights from the first day and hear from junior DB Bobby McCain and head coach Justin Fuente.

09/07/2013

Memphis Football vs Duke

Memphis vs Duke at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on September 7, 2013

At Memphis


Heads into junior season having played in 22 career games ... Over two-year career has notched 25 total tackles including three for lost yardage ... Has also broken up eight passes and has an interception during career.

Honors (Academic/Athletic)


Recognized on Tiger 3.0 list for the Spring 2015 semester.

2014 (Sophomore)


Played in 10 games during the Tigers' American Athletic Conference championship season ... During the year made 15 tackles including one for lost yardage ... Also broke up four passes during the season ... Had at least one tackle in nine of the 10 games he saw action ... Established a season high four tackles with three stops in the Tigers' 63-0 season-opening shutout of Austin Peay, the program's first since 2000 ... Also had his first pass breakup of the season against the Governors ... First tackle of the game came on special teams, stopping APSU's kickoff returner for a 15-yard gain to the Govs' 16 to begin the second half ... Had a solo tackle on Austin Peay's opening drive of the second half ... Had two tackles at UCLA ... Had two pas breakups to go along with a tackle in SMU victory as the Tigers began a seven-game win streak to end the 2014 season ... In homecoming win over Tulsa had three tackles and then had three solo stops two weeks later at Tulane ... Lone tackle against BYU was a stop for a one-yard loss in the first quarter of the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl.

2013 (Redshirt Freshman)


Played in all 12 games as a redshirt freshman notching 10 total tackles including eight unassisted stops and two tackles for lost yardage ... Picked off his first career pass and had four pass breakups during rookie campaign ... First career tackle came in the Tigers' 31-7 win over Arkansas State ... Had a second quarter pass breakup in the second quarter of the Tigers' American Athletic Conference opener against UCF, the first pass defense of his career ... Following week had a career-high three pass breakups along with two tackles against Houston ... One of his tackles at Houston was for a loss ... Recorded a tackle for loss among his career-high five stops against SMU the week following the Houston game ... Closed out the season with an assisted tackle in the UConn game.

2012 (Freshman)


Redshirted.

South Plantation High School


Played for Coach Doug Gatewood at South Plantation High School ... As a senior, intercepted four passes and broke up 16 passes ... For his career, logged 55 tackles, two forced fumbles and 32 pass breakups ... Team captain in 2011 ... Helped the Paladins to a 7-4 overall record and a FHSAA Class 8A playoff appearance ... Selected to play in the Miami Dolphins/Under Armour Dade vs. Broward County All-Star Game for the Dade County squad ... Named to The Miami Herald All-County second team ... Also lettered three seasons for the Paladins track team.

Personal


Son of Michael Smart ... Grandson of Trancine Richards ... Born Sept. 30, 1993 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Communication major who is concentrating on Film and Video Production.

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