Moore, a 6-7 wing, comes to the Aggies from Northwest Nazarene University, and will have one year of eligibility remaining. He is the brother of sophomore forward Jalen Moore, and son of USU Hall of Fame basketball player Jimmy Moore.
A native of North Logan, Utah, Grayson Moore started in 21 games last season at Northwest Nazarene, earning honorable mention all-conference honors, averaging 10.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.0 blocks and 1.0 steals per game, averaging 30.8 minutes per game. Moore 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. He led the Crusaders in scoring in three games, including a career-high 25 points. Moore led NNU in rebounding in 10 games, highlighted by a career-best 14 boards. Off the court, Moore earned academic all-conference honors.
In 2012-13, Moore played in 19 games, making 11 starts, and averaging 7.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.1 blocks and 0.7 steals per game. Moore played his freshman season at Sheridan College, where he averaged three points, two rebounds and one block per game in seeing action in 15 games.
Moore averaged 15 points, five rebounds and five assists per game during his senior season at Sky View High School in Smithfield, Utah. He 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, Moore was also teammates with current USU football player Jordan Nielsen. Off the court, Moore was a member of the Sky View National Honor Society.
One of two boys of Jimmy and Debra Moore... Brother, Jalen, is teammate on USU roster... Father, Jimmy Moore, 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... Intends on majoring in exercise science at USU.