February 5, 2013

Moore wants to be known

CLARKSVILLE, TEXAS -- Interestingly enough the city is on United States Highway 82 which serves as 4th Street in Lubbock. Due west by 415 miles, future Red Raider Gary Moore sees Clarksville in Lubbock and that's what it came down to.

Clarksville is about Clarksville High School as much as Lubbock is about Texas Tech. The proof is at the front desk of the McDonald's where there's a basketball court engraved into it that lets you know you're about a half mile from one of Texas' best 2A programs ever.

The buzz this particular Friday morning was about a big game with district championship title hopes on the line for Moore and his Tiger teammates this past against Chapel Hill whom Clarksville had narrowly edged earlier in the year on the road. But Chapel Hill was no slouch with a 7-2 district record and an 11-4 record overall entering the game.

One of Tech football's more athletic commits, Moore loves basketball as much as football.

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