Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Temple's Moore, Hawks' Jones share Big Five honor

Temple's Ramone Moore and St. Joseph's Carl Jones are the Big Five co-players of the week.

Temple's Moore, Hawks' Jones share Big Five honor


Temple's Ramone Moore and St. Joseph's Carl Jones are the Big Five co-players of the week.

Moore, a fifth-year senior guard, averaged 20 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3 assists en route to leading the Owls to a 3-1 record the first week of the season.   He was named to the Puerto Rico Tip-Off all-tourney team.  

Jones, a junior guard,  scored a career-high 38 points in Friday's 78-70 setback to Seton Hall in the Charleston Classic.  He also had 21 points in Thursday's 66-53 victory over Georgia Tech en route to being named to the all-tourney team.

Jones is also the Atlantic Ten player of the week.

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