There’s a strong possibility that you had no idea who Ja Morant is prior to his spectacular game in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
One triple-double later and now he is projected to be a top pick in the NBA draft if he chooses to leave school, which he most certainly will.
Morant’s profile from CBS:
Think John Wall. Think De’Aaron Fox. Think Russell Westbrook. Think the sort of hyper-athletic point guard — the type who could win the NBA dunk contest — who pairs that with an excellent feel for the game. Morant was the first Division I player to average more than 20 points and 10 assists in a season since the assist statistic became official in 1983. According to scouts and executives I’ve spoken with, it’s close to a guarantee that the top three will be some order of the two Duke guys and Morant.
Now that he has become an overnight sensation, everybody connected to him will thrown to the forefront as well. That includes his smoking hot girlfriend, KK Dixon.
Let’s take a look at her right now: