Dominique Williams named this year's recipient of McGillis Memorial Scholarship
Ten days to Sept. 1 kickoff against Miami
NEW ERA PINSTRIPE BOWL Football USATSI photos -- 12/27/14
MOORE'S CAREER HIGHS
2014 (JUNIOR): Saw action in all 12 regular-season games ... registered 16 tackles, including 13 solo stops and five tackles for a loss of 22 yards ... also tallied three sacks for a loss of 18 yards ... tallied two take-downs at Massachusetts (Aug. 30) and Southern California (Sept. 13) ... notched two tackles, including a sack for a loss of five yards agianst Colorado State (Sept. 27) ... had three tackles (two solo) against Maine (Sept. 20) ... posted a sack for a loss of a yard against Clemson (Oct. 18) ... registered a career-high four tackles - all unassisted - with two sacks for a loss of 13 yards at Virginia Tech (Nov. 1).
2013: Missed the season due to injury.
2012 (FRESHMAN): Played in six of the team's last seven games ... competed in 66 plays on defense and special teams on the season ... made two solo tackles including a sack of E.J. Manuel for a loss of six yards in his collegiate debut at Florida State (Oct. 13) ... recorded a solo stop against Notre Dame (Nov. 10).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned second-team all-state honors from the Newark Star-Ledger as a senior defensive lineman ... recognized as a All-Non-Public first team selection and as a All-West Jersey selection in 2011 ... recorded 60 tackles, 14 sacks, and five forced fumbles as a senior ... helped lead the Lions to a 10-1 record and a berth in the playoffs as a junior ... played for the late Vic Paternostro and Brian Carlson at Pope John ... also played basketball for the Lions.
PERSONAL: Malachi James Moore ... enrolled as a psychology major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the recipient of The Moores Family Scholarship Fund ... Malachi is the son of Boris and the late Karen Moore; has one older sister, Vanessa, who played basketball at Georgetown from 2009-13.