Terence Moore

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For other people named Terry Moore, see Terry Moore (disambiguation).

Terence Moore in an American sports journalist.

Moore wrote for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) for 25 years, where he was a sports columnist, from December 1984 through April 2009, when he took a voluntary buyout.[1][2] He has covered more than 20 Super Bowls, numerous World Series, Olympic Games, NBA Finals, Final Fours, Indianapolis 500s, championship fights, major golf tournaments and other sporting events.

Prior to joining the AJC, he spent five years at the San Francisco Examiner, where he covered the San Francisco Giants, Oakland Raiders and wrote columns during his last two years at the paper. Prior to going to San Francisco, Terence spent three years at the Cincinnati Enquirer, where he covered Indiana University and Purdue University sports, the Cincinnati Reds and Xavier University basketball.

He has often appeared on local and national television, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, and various ESPN shows, and has been a frequent guest on ESPN's Jim Rome Is Burning.

Among awards he has received, Moore received an award in 1999 from the National Association of Black Journalists for ranking as the longest-running black sports columnist in the history of major newspapers.

He majored in Economics at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where he graduated in 1978 with a bachelor's degree in business. He was on the staff at the college paper for four years, the last two as sports editor.[3]

As of 2010, he is a national sports columnist for AOL FanHouse.[4][5]


  1. ^ (27 April 2009). To Braves, Hawks, Falcons, Thrashers: Good is for losers (Editors Note), Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Retrieved November 29, 2010
  2. ^ About Terence Moore, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Retrieved November 29, 2010
  3. ^ Terence Moore '78, Miamian (Summer 2009), Retrieved November 29, 2010
  4. ^ Washington, Wayne (1 February 2010). Black history: Complex heritage, The State (newspaper), Retrieved November 29, 2010 ("Terrence Moore, a former Atlanta Journal-Constitution columnist who now writes for AOL Fanhouse...")
  5. ^ Terence Moore - FanHouse Columnist, FanHouse, Retrieved November 29, 2010

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