SMU and Minnesota square off in MSG tonight for NIT Title
N. Moore Leads Mustangs With 16 Points, Kennedy and Russell Both Tally 13 On The Day
Mustangs improve to 13-0 at home and 3-1 against ranked teams
Season Tickets Start At Just $125
SMU Men's Basketball: New Era For SMU Basketball Begins In January; First Game In Moody Coliseum Is Jan. 4
All 18 American Athletic Conference Games Are Nationally Televised
Mustangs win big 72-53
2013-14 (Sophomore) - Started all 37 games, averaging 13.6 points, 2.3 rebounds, 4.9 assists and 1.5 steals in 32.2 minutes. In conference play, averaged 14.2 points, 1.8 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 1.4 steals...CONFERENCE RANKINGS: 15th in scoring (13.6), 15th in FG% (46.4), 2nd in assists (4.9), 6th in FT% (82.5), 2nd in 3PT FG% (43.6), 7th in 3PT made (1.9) and 4th in assist/turnover ratio (2.1)...NATIONAL RANKINGS: 57th in assists per game (4.9), 33rd in total assists (181) and 93rd in assist/turnover ratio...AWARDS: NIT All-Tournament Team NABC District 25 First Team, USBWA All-District Team American Athletic Conference First Team - American Athletic Conference Honor Roll eight times (11/18, 12/2, 12/9, 1/6, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17 and 2/24)...STREAK: Scored in double figures in 30 of 37 games, and has made multiple 3PT field goals in 23 of 37 games...GAME HIGHLIGHTS: Netted a game-winning 3PT FG with 6.5 seconds left in SMU's 67-65 win over California in the NIT Quarterfinals, three of his 11 in the game. Tallied 16 points and 5 assists in SMU's NIT Second Round win over LSU. Scored 20+ points (21) for the sixth time this season to go along with 5 assists to lead SMU to a road win over Rutgers. Tied a season-high in the game with 5 3PT FGs made (4 in the second half). Tallied his second-career double-double in the Mustangs 87-72 win over No. 22/22 Memphis, netting 14 points to go along with 10 assists... Recorded his second-straight 20+ point game and his fifth of the season, scoring 23 in SMU's 78-71 loss at USF. Scored a career-high 28 points, including 22 in the second half to lead the Mustangs to a come-from-behind 75-68 win over Houston. Tied a season-high (on Jan. 4) with 20 points to go along with 6 assists in 35 minutes to lead SMU to an upset over No. 17/15 Connecticut. Led SMU to its first road win of the season on Dec. 4, scoring 20 points on 6-11 shooting (3-5 from three), while adding 7 assists. First player to go 5-for-5 or better from beyond the arc since Rodney Clinkscales did so on 11/12/10 against Arkansas- Little Rock...SEASON RANKINGS: 28th in points (503), 8th in 3PT field-goal percentage (43.6), 10th in three-pointers made (72), 9th in assists (181), 12th in assists (54) and 21st in free-throw percentage (82.5)...CAREER RANKINGS: 2nd in 3PT field-goal percentage (43.6), 20th in 3PT field goals made (72), 4th in assists average (4.9), 8th in steals average (1.5) and free-throw percentage (82.5).
2012-13 (Transfer): Sat out due to NCAA transfer rules.
2011-12 (Freshman at Illinois State): Started 29 games and played in all 35 contests...Led the team with 135 assists, while posting a 1.71 assist-to-turnover ratio...During the NIT run, shot 11-for-15 (.733) from three-point range in the two games...Over the final three games of the season, averaged 23.0 points per game and 5.7 assists...Posted a career-high 25 points in the final game at Stanford...Poured 24 points, thanks to a 6-for-6 effort on threes, and added a career-best 10 assists at Ole Miss on (March 14) to open the NIT...Posted his second career 20-point game against No. 25 Creighton (March 4) in the Valley Championship...Drained both three-point tries against Wichita State (March 3), after entering the game on a 0-for-8 streak...Named to the 2012 Valley All-Freshman Team, first Redbird since Jackie Carmichael (2010)...Dished out three or more assists in 24 games...Collected 16 points and seven assists at Indiana State (Feb. 14)...At Evansville (Jan. 21), fi nished with a team-high 17 points, on 3-for-4 three-point shooting, and added six assists and four rebounds with only one turnover...Poured in 23 points in only 19 minutes of play at Wichita State (Jan. 10) on 7-for-10 shooting...Collected 17 points against UALR (Dec. 20), which included a 3-for-5 effort on threes and 6-for-6 from the free throw line...Handed out seven assists with only one turnover and 10 points against Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 27).
Prep at Warsaw HS: Finished runner-up for 2011 Indiana Mr. Basketball... Ended his prep career with 1,891 career points, the second-most in school history behind Missouri State's Kevin Ault (2,028)...During his senior season, averaged 27.2 points, 4.7 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game...A three-star recruit by Rivals.com...As a junior, led the Tigers to a 23-3 record and a berth in the state championship game...Averaged nearly 21 points, five assists, four rebounds and three steals per game...Three-time Warsaw Times-Union Player of the Year...First team all-state selection in 2011 and named second team in 2010...A two-time all-conference selection...Participated in the 2011 Indiana vs. Kentucky All-Star Classic...Coached by Doug Ogle.
Personal: Born July of 1992...Son of Michael and Karla Moore...Youngest of three boys. Major: Applied Physiology and Sport Management