Morgan spent the last 10 years as the head coach at Mercyhurst Prep.
USA Today says the deal could be complete next month.
The SeaWolves couldn’t get the bats going on Sunday afternoon at Jerry Uht Park as they dropped the series finale with Trenton 4-2.
The Erie Explosion dominated the Port Huron Patriots on Sunday, 114-0.
In hockey, the Otters have learned their next playoff opponent.
Trojans Top Prep 5-0
Trojans and Colonels Suspended at Ainsworth
The SeaWolves got off to a fast start on Tuesday night at NYSEG Stadium but could not keep the momentum going as they dropped the series opener to the Mets 7-2.
Erie will play London or Guelph in the conference finals
Devin Williams shutout the Greyhounds for the second consecutive game.
SeaWolves take two of first three games on the season.
Erie owns a 2-0 series lead on Sault Ste. Marie in the conference semifinals.
After two day of weather issues, the SeaWolves finally took the field in 2014.
The Otters added two players who already have family ties to the roster.
Otters Win Game Two - SeaWolves Rained Out
Former Mercyhurst Prep Coach Takes Over Braves
Erie Rained Out For First Opener since 2008
Students from Edinboro class to put on fundraiser
Strome, Gaunce and Company Help in Win
After a record-breaking performance on Friday night, the BayHawks didn't disappointed in their encore.
The Otters will have to earn road wins to make it to the conference finals.
Also in college hoops, Behrend women's coach Roz Fornari retired after 21 seasons.
Curtis' Overtime Goal Eliminates Saginaw
Fox Records Hat Trick
The Scots postseason run came to an end at Erie Insurance Arena.
Floor Put in at Erie Insurance Arena
Boro Wrestlers Return Home to Celebrate
Knights Follow Mercyhurst Win by beating Gophers
Port, Schopp and Habat Lead Edinboro to 5th Place
Erie Tops Saginaw 4-3 in Game Two
Lady Lakers Graduate Three Key Players
Lady Lakers Look back On Loss to Clarkson
Hamden Connecticut Hosts Frozen Four
Lady Lakers Gear Up for Clarkson
Lady Lakers Finish Season with 5-1 Loss
Otters Win Game One and Much More
NCAA Wrestling Results from Day One
Ned Bailey Takes over Huskies Job
Lady Lakers More Prepared than a Year Ago
Lady Lakers Arrive in Connecticut
Trojans Sweep Tigers in Boys Tennis
Senior to Play Two Sports
The Lady Scots second-half comeback propelled them back to Erie.
The Saginaw Spirit will come to Erie this weekend.
The Knights could never close the gap against the Warriors.
Rather than sit on the bus and wait for help, the Fighting Scots took the proactive approach.
The Erie Explosion bounced back after losing two in a row.
The Gannon women's basketball team is the only team coming home after Saturday's action.
At the high school level, the General McLane girls saw their postseason come to an end.
In the professional ranks, the BayHawks fell to Fort Wayne.
Knee injuries forced Glass off the court, but she remains a vital part of the Gannon women's basketball program.
Once again, the lady Tigers swim team is doing well and they have fun while succeeding.
The weather pushed all PIAA basketball playoff action back a day.
Tigers Relays Ranked Near Top
Erie Wrecking Crew on National TV
Lady Lancers Reach AA Quarterfinals
Bulldogs Beat Fairview 5-4
The Mercyhurst women's hockey team is also heading back to the NCAA Tournament.
Teams look to survive in college conference tournaments and PIAA playoff action.
Otters, Mercyhurst women pick up wins on the ice.
St. George Sweeps Parochial Hoops
East's Ford and Seneca's Frank Named Coaches
Bestland Named Player of the Year
Highlights and Results from Hershey
Suggs Scores 26 in Win
McDavid's Highlight Reel Goal Part of Big Win
State Pool Tournament
Former Lady Lakers Star Headed back to Mercyhurst
On the high school court, Eisenhower heads to the playoffs after Kennedy Catholic is disqualified.
Round One of Boys and Girts State Basketball
Plus, BayHawks and Otters in action.
BayHawks at home while the Otters pick up a much-needed win.
New York Likely to Own NBA D-League Expansion Team
Mercyhurst Hockey Captain a Top Ten Finalist for Patty Kaz
BOYS AND GIRLS BASKETBALL BRACKETS
Otters Fall To Rival Knights
Girls Basketball Playoffs Highlights
Soccer Standout Heads to Air Force
East, Fairview, Cochranton and Erie First also picking up wins on Tuesday night.
Erie snapped a three-game losing streak with the win.
Orlando leaves Cathedral Prep to take over Trojans
Huskies move on while the Trojans come up short on the ice.
In basketball, the high school athletes continued the playoffs while the college teams put a wrap on the season.
On the ice, Mercyhurst men and women were home while the Otters were postponed.
Night One of HS Hoops
Gannon Sweeps on Senior Night; Behrend Men win AMCC
Jackson Wins it With 1.5 Seconds to Play
Lady Lancers Top Fairview
BayHawks' Ricky Davis Aims NBA Comeback
Rangers Spoil Erie's Winning Streak
On the ice, the Otters dropped a road decision to Kitchener.
Brackets are set for postseason play
The Erie Explosion played their first home game of 2014 and didn't disappoint fans.
On the mat, District 10 individual champions were crowned.
The East boys clinched a region title while General McLane took care of Girard.
Girls Basketball Highlights
Six Hall of Famers Attend Erie Event
Boro Women Snap Gannon's 26-Game Home Win Streak and More
BayHawks also won on the road as Ricky Davis scored 31.