Anthony Moore Car Accident: Columbus State University Basketball Player killed in deadly Phenix crash on Christmas eve

Anthony Moore Car Accident: Columbus State University Basketball Player killed in deadly Phenix crash on Christmas eve.

Anthony Moore was a Columbus State University basketball player. Tony was killed in a fatal road accident in Phenix City Christmas Eve night.

Preliminary investigation revealed the accident occurred on State Docks Road.

A statement released by Columbus State University Athletic Director, Todd Reeser following the death of Anthony Moore read;

“It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of CSU men’s basketball student-athlete Anthony Moore, who was involved in an accident on Christmas Eve.”

Tony was a senior starter for the men’s basketball team. He was a beloved father, a terrific teammate, and a developing leader on and off the court.

“His welcoming smile and upbeat attitude will be missed by all who knew him. We were so very proud of his off the court efforts as he positioned himself to graduate following the upcoming spring semester. We ask all Cougar fans to keep Ant’s family, including his coaches and teammates, in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” Todd Reeser said.