Morgan carded a 3-under-par 69 in the second round at the TPC at Jasna Polana in Princeton, N.J. to move to 12-under, three shots clear of John Bland (66) and Bob Charles (68).
Morgan recorded his first career competitive double eagle on the par-5 7th in the first round, a round in which he shot 63. Saturday, he made a more routine par. He then made a double-bogey 5 on the next hole, the par-3 8th.
Morgan is in search of his second title in 2001 and his 20th overall.
Full-field scores from The Instinet Classic