SMU freshman Ben Moore was named American Athletic Conference rookie of the week following the Mustang’s wins over Cincinnati and Temple.
Moore averaged 12.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 blocks as SMU went 2-0 last week, capped by a 76-55 win against No. 7/7 Cincinnati. Moore had a team-high 15 points, going 4-of-4 from the field and 7-of-7 from the free throw line, along with two assists, two blocks and a steal against the Bearcats. He added 10 points and six rebounds in a 75-52 win against Temple.