Patrick Northup-Moore, 27, has been the manager of the Penn State men’s basketball team since 2008. Some of Moore’s duties as the team manager include rebounding balls during practices, organizing mail in the team office and restocking drinks in facility refrigerators.
He also plays the sport and competes in basketball games during the summer. He participated in the 2013 Special Olympics Pennsylvania Summer Games, a nine-sport event held annually in State College for over 2,000 athletes from across the state.
Moore has Down syndrome but does not let the disability get in the way of his love for basketball and Penn State.