Monday, May 4, 2015

Moore sweeps A-10, Big Five player-of-week honors

Temple's Ramone Moore swept the Big Five and the Atlantic Ten men's basketball player-of-the-week honors.

Moore sweeps A-10, Big Five player-of-week honors

Temple's Ramone Moore swept the Big Five and the Atlantic Ten men's basketball player-of-the-week honors.

Moore won the Big Five honor, outright. He shares the A-10 honor with St. Bonaventure's Andrew Nicholson.

This is Moore's second consecutive A10 player-of-the-week honor and third of the season.

The fifth-year senior guard averaged 27.5 points and shot 57 percent on three-pointers in last week’s victories over Fordham and Xavier.  Against the Musketeers, Moore made five three-pointers to finish with a game-high 30 points.

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Nicholson, a senior forward, averaged 22.5 points and 16 rebounds last week.  Nicholson’s week was highlighted by 21 points and 23 rebounds in Saturday’s 69-48 victory over Duquesne.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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