Moses Wright
Moses  Wright

Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
William G. Enloe HS

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 210




Business Administration


Jackets Dominate Florida A&M, 79-54

Georgia Tech men's basketball tops FAMU behind performances from Wright and Okogie


#TGW: Amazing Sights and Sounds

Jackets experiencing sensory overload with exposure to Chinese culture, all while focusing on winning their season opener


#TGW: The Wright Stuff

Jackets’ coaching staff saw something in the raw talent and athletic ability of Moses Wright


Georgia Tech vs. Clemson (USATSI)

Georgia Tech vs. Clemson (USATSI) Men's Basketball


Georgia Tech vs. Virginia (USATSI)

Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Virginia - Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018


Georgia Tech vs. Virginia Tech (USATSI)

Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Virginia Tech - Saturday Feb. 17, 2018


Moses Wright - Georgia Tech Men's Basketball

Moses Wright - Georgia Tech forward from Raleigh, N.C.


Georgia Tech vs. Georgia (USATSI)

Photos from Georgia Tech men's basketball vs. Georgia - Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017

Raleigh News & Observer: He played one year of varsity basketball at Enloe. Next, he'll play at Georgia Tech

Career Notes

Rapidly growing forward from Raleigh, N.C., described as a "late-bloomer" whose best basketball is ahead of him ... Earned significant playing time early in his freshman season and again late in the year as injuries thinned Tech's ranks ... With development, has the ability to impact the game at both ends with his shooting, rebounding and shot-blocking skills ... Has grown four inches and added 40 pounds since his sophomore year in high school ... Has good athleticism and shot-blocking ability ... Can play multiple positions, has a good basketball IQ and is tough ... First North Carolina native to sign with Tech since Anthony Morrow (Charlotte), who played at Tech from 2004-08 and is an eight-year NBA veteran.

2017-18 - Game-by-Game Statistics

Received his most extensive playing time since before Christmas with an average of 23.1 minutes over Tech’s final eight games, including a season-high of 35 at Virginia ... Averaged 4.3 points and 4.9 rebounds ... Had played very little in Tech’s first 11 ACC games ... Started four straight games (8.3 ppg, 5.5 rpg) around the holiday before seeing his minutes curtailed when ACC play began ... Had played a total of 19 minutes in five games over a 12-game span for Tech before Tech’s Feb. 11 game against Duke, in which he had nine points and seven rebounds in 20 minutes ... Scored a season-best 19 points (8-9 FG) with seven rebounds and three steals in a season-high 27 minutes against Florida A&M ... Had four points, six rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal in 26 minutes at Georgia ... Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds against Bethune-Cookman ... Scored six points each against Tennessee and Wofford ... Had five big rebounds in 17 minutes against Northwestern.

High School

Under head coach Patrick Paye, employed a deft inside-out offensive attack while his 7-foot-2 wingspan allowed him to wreak havoc on the glass ... In his senior season, led his team in scoring (22.0 ppg), rebounding (11.0 rpg), blocks (2.0 bpg) and three-point shooting (41.0 pct.) ... Earned all-conference and all-region honors his senior season and was also selected to play in the North Carolina -- South Carolina All-Star game ... Played for the Garner Road Elite in the AAU circuit, from which coach Dwayne West has sent players like Isaiah Hicks (North Carolina) and T.J. Warren (NC State) to ACC programs ... Also played and lettered one year in tennis.


Full name is Moses Anthony Wright ... Born December 23, 1998 in Raleigh, N.C. ... Son of Gerald (deceased) and Calla Wright ... Has an older brother, Robert ... Began playing basketball by trying out for his high school team at the age of 14 ... Enjoys swimming and working puzzles ... Plans to study business administration.

 Career Statistics  

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2017-18   25-10  414  16.6  35  114  .307  31  .065  19  35  .543  25  60  85  3.4  42  17  29  13  16  91  3.6 
TOTAL  25-10  414  16.6  35  114  .307  31  .065  19  35  .543  25  60  85  3.4  42  17  29  13  16  91  3.6