A player who has gotten better throughout his career and now has a chance to prove it at the Division I level... Athletic and high-character without question... Will sit out the 2014-15 season.
Played in 21 games in 2013-14 season at Northwest Nazarene, earning honorable mention all-conference honors... Averaged 10.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.0 block and 1.0 steal in 30.8 minutes per game... Shot 39.3 percent (75-of-191) from the field, including 35.8 percent (43-of-120) from three-point range, along with 76.7 percent (33-of-43) at the free throw line... Led the Crusaders in scoring in three games, including a career-high 25 points... Led NNU in rebounding in 10 games, highlighted by a career-best 14 boards... Off the court, earned academic all-conference honors... In 2012-13, played in 19 games, making 11 starts, and averaging 7.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.1 blocks and 0.7 steals per game.
Played freshman season at Sheridan College (Wyo.), where he averaged roughly 3.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.0 block per game in seeing action in 15 games.
Averaged approximately 15.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game during his senior season at Sky View High School in Smithfield, Utah... Earned all-region accolades as well as second-team all-state honors after helping the Bobcats to a 15-7 overall record and the 2011 Region 5-4A title.... In addition to teammates with his brother, Jalen, was also teammates with current USU football player Jordan Nielsen... Off the court, was a member of the Sky View National Honor Society.
Full name is Grayson Thomas Moore... One of two boys of Jimmy and Debra Moore... Brother, Jalen, is teammate on USU roster... Father, Jimmy, played basketball at USU from 1972-75, and still ranks 24th all-time in school history with 1,164 career points and No. 15 all-time in rebounds with 652, and is in the USU Athletics Hall of Fame... Jimmy Moore is currently the assistant athletics director for special projects for Utah State Athletics... Majoring in exercise science at USU.