2015 NFL DRAFT

Sio Moore, OLB

School: Connecticut  |  Conference: BIGE
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Apex, NC
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 245 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
6872-3
Career Notes
He finished his career with the Huskies having made 274 tackles and recorded 16 sacks.
2012 Season
Moore was named an All-BIG EAST First Team selection. He finished second on the team with eight sacks and second in the league with 0.67 per game. Moore was also first on the team with 15.5 tackles for a loss and second in the league with a 1.29 average.
2011 Season
Has more tackles than any other returning Husky ... started all 12 games last year at linebacker ... has started 21 games during his Husky career ... was the third-leading tackler on the 2011 Huskies with 86 and led the team with 16 tackles for a loss and was second with 6.5 sacks ... had a season-high 13 tackles vs. Louisville and also had ten vs. Pittsburgh (Oct. 26) ... his career high remains 17 tackles vs. West Virginia (Oct. 20, 2010) ... had 3.5 tackles for a loss of 21 yards at Vanderbilt (Sept. 10) ... all of those TFLs were also sacks ... was 21st in the country in tackles for a loss with 1.33 per game and was second in the BIG EAST.
2010 Season
Two-time BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week...Started nine of the final ten games of the season...Was the second leading tackler on the team with 110 stops...Was second on the team with 11.5 tackles for a loss and also had 1.5 sacks...Had 17 tackles in win over West Virginia (Oct. 29) and was named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week for the WVU game.

Was also named the Walter Camp Football Foundation and the Football Writers Association of America/Bronko Nagurski Award National Defensive Player of the Week...Also earned the Defensive Game Ball...Turned in double-digit tackles with 16 vs. Buffalo (Sept. 25), 12 vs. Rutgers (Oct. 8) and 10 vs. USF (Dec. 4)...Was named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week for the Buffalo game...Had an interception against Buffalo and a pair of forced fumbles vs. West Virginia.

2009 Season
Saw action in four games ... Had six tackles on the season with one tackle for a loss ... Made three tackles with that tackle for a loss against Rhode Island (Sept. 26) ... also made a tackle against Ohio (Sept. 5), Pittsburgh (Oct. 10) and Syracuse (Nov. 28).
2008 Season
Redshirted ... Named the Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week before the Louisville (Sept. 26), North Carolina (Oct. 4) and Syracuse (Nov. 15) games ... Named the Special Teams Scout Team Player of the Week before the Hofstra game (Aug. 28).
High School
Named all-area ... Played his freshman year at West Haven (Conn.) High School before moving to North Carolina.
Personal
Snorsio Alston Moore ... Born on May 2, 1990 ... A political science major.
 
 
LATEST NEWS
04/25/2013 - DANE BRUGLER'S FINAL 2013 DRAFT BOARD: 45. OLB Sio Moore, Connecticut (6-1, 245, 5SR)...A versatile strong-side linebacker, Moore is scheme diverse with the talent to rush the passer, drop in space and hold up in zone coverage. - Dane Brugler, NFLDraftScout.com

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