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Full Name: Marcus Marchand Moore
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-6 (1.98 m)/ 208 (93.3 kg)
Birthdate: December 25, 1980 (Inglewood, Calif.)
High School: Dominguez HS (Compton, Calif.)
College: Washington State

Washington State
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 26-for-87 (.299); 2001-02, 46-for-139 (.331); 2002-03, 45-for-140 (.321). Totals: 117-for-366 (.320).

An early entry candidate for the 2003 NBA Draft. Sat out 1999-2000 season as an academic redshirt.

Career Highlights: Ranks second all-time at Washington State in assists average (4.3 apg), sixth in steals (125), ninth in scoring average (14.6 ppg) and 21st in total points (1,066). One of 24 players in Cougar history to score 1,000 points and one of only three with 1,000 points, 300 assists and 125 steals, joining Keith Morrison (1983-86) and Bennie Seltzer (1990-93).

Junior (2002-03): Was averaging 19.3 points before missing nine games (Jan. 23-Feb. 22) after undergoing surgery to remove bone spurs in right ankle. Finished fifth in the Pac-10 Conference in scoring (18.2 ppg), fourth in assists (4.7 apg) and fifth in steals (1.7 spg), all team highs. Also paced the Cougars in rebounding (5.4 rpg). Scored 20 or more points 11 times. Scored career-high 42 points in 35 minutes vs. Gonzaga. Grabbed career-high 11 rebounds vs. Fresno State.

Sophomore (2001-02): Only Cougar to start every game and scored 23.6 percent of Cougarsí points. Earned All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention honors after leading WSU in scoring (16.6 ppg), assists (4.9 apg) and steals (2.04 spg). Scored in double figures in 21 games, including 11 straight between January 19 and February 27, averaging 21.7 ppg during stretch. Scored 30 or more points three times. Scored a season-high 35 points vs. Oregon. Set a school record by making all 16 free throw attempts vs. Arizona State.

Freshman (2000-01): Named to Pac-10 All-Freshman team. Recorded a WSU freshman record six steals in win over Montana and added season-high 25 points, the most by a Cougar freshman since Isaac Fontaine scored 33 vs. Michigan State in 1993. Led WSU in assists (3.6, 8th in Pac-10) and steals (1.4 spg, 8th). Scored in double figures 13 times, including final three games of the season, when he averaged 16.0 points, 5.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists.

Strengths: He is a big point guard who was asked to score the majority of points for his struggling team. Has big, quick hands and can defend both guard spots.

Personal: As a high school senior, teamed with Tyson Chandler to win California Division II high school state championship. Grew up minutes from the Great Western Forum and lists Magic Johnson as his favorite player and the Lakers as his favorite team.