Things are moving quickly for former Mount Douglas student Conor Morgan since starting his pro basketball career a few months ago.
The 6-foot-9 forward won the New Zealand pro championship on Saturday with the Southland Sharks and is now flying to Spain to join the Joventut club in Badalona. Morgan only joined Southland in the spring after earning silver with Canada at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. He finished a five year career with the UBC Thunderbirds in 2018.
He now graduates to the Spanish league, regarded the best league next to the NBA.
What was the goal since graduating UBC?
“My goal has been to play pro basketball from when I was at a really young age. The biggest…