Nashville, Tenn. - Tennessee State University men's basketball player Kenny Moore has been named the Ohio Valley Conference's Newcomer of the Week.
Despite the Tigers dropping both games, Moore receives his second OVC newcomer honor in three weeks.
After scoring a season low, three points, against Middle Tennessee State, he bounced back against Memphis tying a career-high, 22 points, pouring 19 in the second half. He recorded another career milestone hitting 5-of-6 three-point baskets to finish 7-of-11 overall.
On the season, Moore leads the Tigers in scoring (14.3 ppg), rebounds (7.5 rpg), and field-goal percentage (.500). He has notched three double-doubles on the season and scored in double figures in 11-of-14 games. He joined TSU after transferring from Midlad CC.