Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant really wants Tigers recruit Jalen Green to join him in Memphis

Memphis Commercial Appeal
Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant really wants Tigers recruit Jalen Green to join him in Memphis
Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant really wants Tigers recruit Jalen Green to join him in Memphis

Ja Morant hit the virtual recruiting trail again for the Memphis Tigers Tuesday. Morant, who was drafted second overall by the Memphis Grizzlies in June, has used social media at least twice over the past couple of months to encourage 5-star recruit Jalen Green to join Penny Hardaway's squad next season. Green is the third-ranked prospect in the Class of 2020. Memphis, Oregon and Auburn are considered the frontrunners to land the 6-foot-5, 170-pound combo guard. Earlier this month, Green posted a photo on Instagram with the caption, "got the visits line't up." Morant was among the hundreds to comment on the post, remarking, "i meannnnnnn . the 901 look real good." Memphis freshman Boogie Ellis

Scroll to continue with content
Ad

What to Read Next