43 Forward | Sophomore | 6-8, 210lbs.
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
Previous School: UCLA
High School: Grant High
Moser enters his second season with the Runnin' Rebel program in 2011-12 ... Transferred to UNLV from UCLA after the 2009-10 season ... Sat out the 2010-11 season as a redshirt because of NCAA transfer rules ... Is eligible to play for UNLV this season (2011-12) as a sophomore.
Sophomore Redshirt Season (2010-11)
Used the 2010-11 season as a redshirt year after transferring to UNLV from UCLA.
Freshman Season at UCLA (2009-10)
Played as a true freshman in 2009-10 at UCLA ... Appeared in 15 of the team's 32 games ... Averaged 4.7 minutes played per game ... Played a season-high 12 minutes against Portland.
A 2009 graduate of Grant High School in Portland, Ore. ... Was a two-sport star and four-year letterman in basketball and track and field ... In basketball, earned first team All-6A Portland League and all-city honors all four years as well as first team all-state accolades his final three seasons ... Was a member of the 2008 Oregon state championship squad, a team that turned in a 22-7 record ... His teams posted a mark of 76-32 (.704) during his four years and won the league title in each of his last three seasons with a combined league record of 26-5 ... Coached by Tony Broadous ... As a senior, he earned All-America honors and was named the state of Oregon's Mr. Basketball ... He posted averages of 28.3 points and 13 rebounds per game as a senior ... As a junior, he posted averages of 21.1 ppg and 12 rpg ... His sophomore year he averaged 20 points and 12 rebounds per game, while as a freshman he averaged 18 and 13 ... He left Grant as the school's all-time leading rebounder and was also an all-league high jumper in track and field ... Coming out of high school, he was rated the 39th player in the country and No. 7 small forward by Scout.com ... ESPN.com ranked him No. 55 overall and 13th among small forwards, while Rivals.com had him at 92nd overall, 17th among small forwards, and the No. 1 small forward in his state ... He played on the USA Junior National Select Team that competed in the 2009 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland ... USA lost to the World Select Team 97-89 ... He had four rebounds, two assists and a block in nine minutes off the bench in that game ... Also competed for Team USA at the Nike Global Challenge ... Also played on the AAU team I-5 Elite.
Michael Alexander Moser was born Nov. 8, 1990, in Dallas, Texas ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies ... The son of Jeanne Moser ... Has three brothers, Danny (25), Antonio (10) and David (9), and a sister, Catlin (28).
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