Emmett Woodrow Morrison
August 24, 1915
February 2, 1993
1934-35 Brookville High School - Pennsylvania (High School)
1935-36 Pittsburgh University (College)
1936-37 Pittsburgh University (College)
1937-38 Marconi Club - Warren, PA (Independent)
1937-38 Warren Penns (NBL)
Playing college basketball at Pitt, Morrison also held jobs washing
dishes, parking cars, and carrying coal in the mines. He quit Pitt after
his junior year to play professionally for Warren, making $15 a game as
well as working at a plant. He also played semi-pro baseball in Warren.
He married Ruth Eckardt in 1938.
Source: "Cages to Jump Shots: Pro Basketball's Early Years" By Robert Peterson