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McKenzie Moore
13  McKenzie Moore

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pleasant Hill, Calif.

High School:
College Park HS

Last College:
City College of San Francisco

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 200

Position:
Guard

Experience:
TR

UTEP ITEMS
Named to the 2013 Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average) ... also chosen to the 2013 C-USA Men's Basketball All-Academic Team.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE)
Appeared in 25 games after joining the team in mid-December with 15 starts ... averaged 8.6 points, 5.2 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.4 steals, 0.8 blocks and 24.4 minutes ... compiled a .454 field goal percentage, .351 three-point field goal percentage and .727 free throw percentage ... rated among the Conference USA leaders in blocked shots and steals, finishing 13th in both categories ... in league games only, was tied for eighth in steals (1.6 avg.), 14th in blocked shots (0.9 avg.), tied for 14th in three-point field goal percentage (.378) and 20th in rebounding (5.7 avg.) ... had three practices under his belt, including a gameday shootaround, before making his UTEP debut against UNLV (nine minutes) ... showed flashes of greatness in two Sun Bowl Invitational games ... collected nine points, five rebounds, three assists, a block and two steals against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... added four points and five rebounds versus Nebraska ... scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half at Colorado State ... made 4-of-7 shots and all six free throws against the Rams ... after battling foul trouble in the first half at Tulane, scored seven of his nine points and pulled down eight of his nine rebounds in the last 20 minutes ... also registered four assists and two blocks versus the Green Wave ... tallied 14 points, seven rebounds and three steals against Marshall ... put up eight points, eight rebounds and three blocks in only 22 minutes versus Houston Baptist ... six steals at Tulsa, tying the most by a C-USA player in a league game this season ... hit the game-winning 25-foot three pointer at the buzzer, lifting the Miners to a 68-67 win at East Carolina ... scored 17 points against the Pirates while shooting 7-for-12 from the field and 3-for-4 from outside ... also shot 3-for-4 from three-point territory at UAB while establishing season-bests for points (18) and minutes (37) ... scored 14 points versus Tulane with five assists and one turnover ... had a solid stat line against Rice with nine points, seven rebounds, seven assists, two blocks and two steals ... scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half versus Tulsa ... flirted with his first double-double against UCF (nine points/nine rebounds) before achieving the milestone at Southern Miss (12 points/11 rebounds) ... led the Miners in all five statistical categories at USM, adding four assists, a block and three steals ... after scoring six points combined in the previous three games, shot 3-for-3 from three-point territory in tallying 11 points at SMU ... scored in double figures for the 10th time, putting 11 points on the board in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinals versus Houston ... established season-highs for free throws made (seven) and attempted (nine) against the Cougars while adding eight rebounds.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Enrolled at UTEP for the spring 2012 semester ... initially verbally committed to Saint Mary's before re-opening his recruiting following a standout prep campaign at College Park High School in Pleasant Hill, Calif. ... as a senior at College Park HS averaged 18 points, six rebounds and 11 assists en route to being tabbed MVP of the Diablo Valley Athletic League ... led College Park High to a 22-3 record ... earned MVP honors at three tournaments including the Jim Stephenson Invitational, where he put up 37 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists in a title game win over Hogan HS ... recorded double-digit assists in 22 of 25 games.

PERSONAL
Full name is McKenzie Moore ... mother is Dorothy Smack ... born 5/11/92 (Santa Rosa, Calif.) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.

Year Cl. GP GS MIN AVE FG FGA PCT 3FG 3FGA PCT FT FTA PCT OFF DEF TOT AVE PF FO A TO BLK ST PTS AVE
2012-13 So 25 15 611 24.4 74 163 .454 20 57 .351 48 66 .727 28 102 130 5.2 63 2 51 57 20 34 216 8.6
Total 25 15 611 24.4 74 163 .454 20 57 .351 48 66 .727 28 102 130 5.2 63 2 51 57 20 34 216 8.6
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