Men’s Basketball Profile – Mario Moody
#23 Mario Moody
SENIOR SEASON (2015-16 At Bethune-Cookman): Appeared in 32 games: Averaged 13.0 points and 7.4 rebounds ..7 20 point games…6 double doubles
2 MEAC POW and 1 DPOW awards…Led team in scoring 9 times and rebounding 10 times
Had 22 point, 14 rebound opening night double double…20-12 double-double in MEAC opener vs. SC State…23 points in MEAC win at Norfolk State.
Career-high 25 points in win over Florida A&M…Selected to “compete” in Darkhorse Dunker online competition, narrowly falling to Northern Iowa’s Wes Washpun in opening round.
2015 BAHAMAS TOUR: Averaged 9.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in two games. After foul trouble in opener, posted 12 points and 7 boards in win over Bahamas AC
JUNIOR SEASON (2013-14 At Wagner): Appeared in 29 games, making 14 starts… Averaged 8.9 points (29th NEC), 5.9 rebounds (7th NEC) and 1.3 blocks (7th NEC) per game with a team-best 32 dunks … Shot 45.6 percent (103-of-226) (11th NEC) from the floor, including 32.1 percent (9-of-28) from deep and 64.2 percent (43-of-67) from the line … Also grabbed 2.2 offensive (6th NEC) and 3.7 defensive (10th NEC) caroms per game while leading the way on the glass seven times … Notched double-figures in scoring 12 times and in rebounding on four occasions with three double-doubles … During NEC play, averaged 9.9 points and 6.1 rebounds each time out while shooting 53.3 percent (57-of-107) from the field …, averaging 22.3 minutes each time out … Matched his career-high with 19 points, on 8-of-10 shooting, with 10 rebounds in 84-70 win over LIU Brooklyn (1/11) … Also scored 19 points, on 8-of-10 shooting, with seven rebounds in 74-45 victory against Saint Francis U (2/27) … Hit for 19 points, on 7-of-14 shooting, with six caroms vs. St. Bonaventure (11/26) at the Gulf Coast Showcase (GCS) … Scored 17 points with 13 rebounds at the Mount (1/16) … Registered his first double-double with 12 points and a career-high matching 14 rebounds in 59-52 win at Monmouth (12/30) … Also was 5-for-7 from the floor while blocking three shots … His 100 career rejections rank seventh in school history …
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012-13 At Wagner): … Played in 30 games, making eight starts, averaging 16.7 minutes each time out … Averaged 6.9 points, 5.3 rebounds (16th NEC) and 1.3 blocks (4th NEC) per game with a team-best 34 dunks … Shot 51.0 percent (79-for-155) from the floor and 66.7 percent (48-for-72) from the line … During NEC play, his averages jumped to 7.7 points and 5.5 rebounds per game cored a career-high matching 19 points, on 7-of-10 shooting, with six rebounds in 94-92 victory vs. LIU Brooklyn Brooklyn (2/24) … Five of his seven field goals were dunks while one was his first career three pointer … Notched his first 19-point game at LIU Brooklyn (1/10), finishing up 8-of-14 from the floor with nine rebounds in 86-75 win … Converted on 8-of-14 from the floor, highlighted by three dunks … Paced the Seahawks in scoring for the first time in his career with 15 points with six rebounds against St. Francis Brooklyn (1/12) …
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011-12 At Wagner): Played in 23 games … Averaged 4.1 points and 3.7 rebounds per game, with those totals rising to 4.9 points and 4.5 rebounds per game during NEC play … Shot 53.1 percent (34-for-64) from the floor and 73.0 percent (27-for-37) from the line …, averaging 11.0 minutes each time out … Had a breakout game in 78-61 win over Bryant (1/12), notching 16 points and 11 rebounds … Was 7-for-10 from the floor and 2-for-3 from the line while snaring six offensive rebounds over 20 minutes … Notched his second double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds while adding three blocks against LIU Brooklyn (1/21
PERSONAL: Played his prep ball at East Orange Campus High School under the direction of Daron Hoges Sr. … Earned three varsity letters while helping the Jaguars to a 41-34 record during that time … As a senior, averaged 18.0 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game while helping East Orange Campus to a 14-12 record … Was named MVP of the NJSCA North-South All-Star Classic at the Poland Spring Arena after scoring 22 points while leading the North boys to a 129-121 victory over the South … Played AAU ball with Success University Team Izod under the direction of Brian Coleman and Ed Bright … Born on August 22, 1992 … Has two siblings; Resa (26) and Michael (15) … Majoring in computer science.