AJ Moore Athlete Profile

#34 AJ Moore

Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-10 Weight: 185 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2010 | 2013-2015 Hometown: Murrieta, CA Mission: New York South, NY Last School: Murrieta Valley High School


  • Born in Ventura, California
  • Parents are Anthony and Tammie
  • Also recruited by Boise State, Washington, UNLV, UCLA, Arizona, Fresno State and San Diego State

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Murrieta Valley High
  • Scored 14 touchdowns last season, 10 rushing and four receiving his junior year
  • Ran for 1,040 yards on 135 carries and caught 60 passes for 700 yards during his junior campaign
  • Rushed for 921 yards on 125 carries and 12 touchdowns his senior season
  • Recorded 37 receptions for 548 yards and four touchdowns the same year
  • Also completed a 46-yard touchdown pass against Rancho Verde as a senior
  • Selected as the NFLs initial Legacy Project athlete and was mentored by NFL Hall of Famer Ron Yary
  • Two-time letterwinner in track
  • Coached by Greg Ireland

2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirt

2013 | Freshman Year

  • Saw his first action vs Idaho State and carried the ball twice for 19 yards

2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Carried the ball 10 times for 62 yards and a touchdown against Savannah State