The University of Kentucky has added another running back to its 2009 recruiting class. Josh Morgan, a 5-foot-10, 210-pounder from Pasadena (Calif.) Community College, has committed to the Wildcats and will sign a letter-of-intent on Wednesday.
Morgan ran for over 1,000 yards as a sophomore at Pasadena, picked UK over Washington State, Arizona State, and Oregon State. UK assistant head coach/special teams Coach Steve Ortmayer’s son, Beau, is the special teams coordinator for Pasadena. Morgan played safety as a freshman.
Morgan is the third running back commitment for Kentucky, joining Indianapolis prospect Dakotah Tyler and Florida’s Donald Russell.