Blake Morgan Athlete Profile

#27 Blake Morgan

Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-11 Weight: 195 Roster Years: 2007-2009 | 2012-2013 Hometown: Greeley, CO Last School: Greeley West High School


  • Son of Mike and Natalie Morgan
  • Brother, Rex, played for BYU
  • Served in the Bulgaria Sofia Mission
  • Also recruited by Colorado, Colorado State, Northwestern, Air Force and Kansas State

Before BYU

  • Played at Greeley West HS for Coach Roggy
  • Three-year All-Northern Conference defensive back
  • Two-year All-Northern Conference running back
  • Two-time Northern Conference Offensive Player of the Year
  • All-Colorado running back
  • All-State as a defensive back and running back
  • Team offensive and defensive MVP
  • Member of the honor roll and National Honor Society

2007 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted his freshman year.

2008 | Freshman Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a redshirt freshman
  • Saw action in six games
  • Totaled six tackles on the season, including four solo
  • Forced fumbles against UCLA and Air Force
  • Academic All-MWC

2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore
  • Saw action in all 13 games
  • Academic All-MWC
  • Contributor on special teams
  • Totaled 16 tackles on the season, including 11 solo
  • Had a career high four tackles against Wyoming

2012 | Junior Year

  • Member of the scout team

2013 | Senior Year

  • Recorded a career-high 10 tackles (eight solo) in the win over Georgia Tech
  • Tallied four tackles and a fumble recovery against Virginia
  • Notched three tackles and one fumble recovery versus Idaho State