Co-Captain Ricky Moore, Of 1999 National Championship Team, Named To UConn Post
A former UConn basketball co-captain is the new Assistant Director of Basketball Administration for the Huskies. Ricky Moore, who graduated with a degree in community program development, was a member of the first national championship team in 1999.
Moore, who played professional basketball for 11 years — in the Continental Basketball Association and the NBA Developmental League and overseas in Austria, Ukraine, Sweden, Turkey, and Germany, has been an assistant coach at Dartmouth for the past two seasons,
Coach Kevin Ollie called Moore “a perfect addition to help us maintain the success we have achieved. ” He praised Moore’s “high character and strong basketball background,” and his unselfishness as a player.
Moore will work with Kevin Freeman, the Director of Basketball Administration, in a non-coaching position.