Played one season after transferring from East Mississippi Community College (EMCC)... enrolled at Texas in the spring of 2012 ... entered the season atop the depth chart at defensive tackle ... earned MACJC All-State North First-Team honors in 2011 after helping to lead EMCC to a 12-0 record and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship ... declared for the NFL Draft after the 2012 season.
Played in 12 games at defensive tackle, including five starts ... fourth on the team in tackles for loss (8) and tied for third in QB pressures (6) ... started against Wyoming, posting two tackles for a loss... posted three tackles, including one for a loss and one sack, vs. Ole Miss ... missed the Oklahoma State game with a virus ... recorded two tackles, including one TFL, against West Virginia ... had career-high five tackles, including three TFL and one sack, one breakup pass, and one QB pressure vs. Oklahoma ... named the defensive player of the game by the coaching staff ... had one tackle and one quarterback pressure against Baylor ... started against Kansas, posting one tackle and one QB pressure ... started against Texas Tech, registering one tackle and a career-high two QB pressures ... had one QB pressure vs. Iowa State ... had one stop on defense against TCU ... started against Kansas State, recording two tackles, including one for a loss.
38 tackles, including four tackles for loss and three sacks for East Mississippi Community College.
Played in four games at defensive tackle, recording six tackles as a redshirt freshman at Alabama in 2010 ... redshirted at Alabama in 2009.
He redshirted during his initial season at Alabama.
Moore is an outstanding line prospect out of Carver High School in Montgomery, Ala. ... a SuperPrep All-American ... Scout.com rated Moore as the No. 13 offensive tackle in the nation and the No. 178 player at any position ... listed as the No. 24 offensive tackle nationally by Rivals.com and the No. 9 player in the state of Alabama ... ESPNU lists Moore as a defensive tackle and ranks him 30th nationally ... a first-team 5A Alabama Sports Writers Association All-State selection ... also a first-team All-State choice by The Birmingham News and The Montgomery Advertiser ... SuperPrep lists him as the No. 6 player in Alabama and the No. 25 offensive lineman nationally ... listed on The Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... No. 7 on the Press-Register's Elite 18 ... rated No. 8 on The Birmingham News Super Senior list ... on the Scout.com Southeast 150 list ... graded out at 91 percent for the year on the offensive line ... coached by Al Pogue ... initially chose Alabama over Florida, Auburn, Clemson, Mississippi and Mississippi State.
Prep All-American as a senior at Carver High School in 2008 who played primarily on the offensive line as a senior ... a first-team 5A Alabama Sports Writers Association All-State selection ... also a first-team All-State choice by The Birmingham News and The Montgomery Advertiser ... helped Carver to a 13-1 record, including a 5A Region 3 championship (5-0 record) and an appearance in the 5A state semifinals ... a key part of an offense that averaged 45.4 points per game ... also listed as the 30th best defensive tackle nationally by ESPNU ... listed on The Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120.
No. 7 on the Press-Register's Elite 18 ... rated No. 8 on The Birmingham News Super Senior list ... graded out at 91 percent for the year on the offensive line ... named defensive line MVP at a 2008 Nike camp ... played primarily on the defensive line as a junior in 2007 ... recorded 60 tackles and seven sacks ... also lettered in basketball at Carver.
Began playing football at age 14 ... born in Pittsburgh, Pa. ... moved to Montgomery in the ninth grade and began playing organized football ... has participated in community service with the YMCA, Boys & Girls Clubs, and Sons to the Elderly, along with visiting hospitals ... enjoys playing basketball.