Moore, a 5’9” point guard from Winona Lake, Ind., is playing as well as anyone in the American Athletic Conference right now. He leads his team with 14.1 points and 4.7 assists per game.
Temple played the first half so well Saturday they thought they would win for the first time in the American Athletic Conference. Then came the second half.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Commissioner John Marinatto declined to give specifics of the Big East’s plan after meeting with the league’s presidents this morning in South Philadelphia.