MADISON (WKOW) — Wisconsin men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore and his family were involved in a fatal crash in Michigan early Saturday, according to an article from the Big Ten Network.
Moore’s daughter, Jaidyn, was killed in the crash. His wife, Jennifer, died later at the hospital. Moore and his son, Jerell, survived, according to reports.
The news has prompted an outpouring of support for Moore on social media:
Please pray for @Howard_Moore and his family! Can’t believe what I’m hearing!
— Patrick Baldwin (@CoachBaldwin23) May 25, 2019
— Coach Tony Granato (@TonyGranato) May 25, 2019
Everyone say a prayer for @Howard_Moore and his family during this devastating time. Badger family is with you!
— Duje Dukan (@dujedukan) May 25, 2019
Please pray for @BadgerMBB Coach Howard Moore and his family during this unimaginably tough time. 😢🙏🏾
— Vitto Brown (@SenseiSwat33) May 25, 2019
Thoughts and prayers are with the Moore family. Can’t even imagine the pain they are going through. Please everyone take a moment and pray for Coach Moore and his family.
— Hippo Kaminsky III (@FSKPart3) May 25, 2019
Please keep your thoughts and prayers with the Wisconsin basketball program and assistant coach Howard Moore and his family. So sorry for your loss.
— Indiana Basketball (@IndianaMBB) May 25, 2019
Our deepest thoughts & prayers to @BadgerMBB assistant coach Howard Moore.
Our entire staff, players and family has you in our minds.
— Purdue Basketball (@BoilerBall) May 25, 2019