Hamilton named to first team; McCree named to second team
LA Tech finishes 2015-16 season with an overall record of 23-10
Bulldogs fall, 88-83, to Buccaneers
LA Tech, along with UAB and Middle Tennessee, led the way in C-USA with two selections apiece
Bulldogs fall, 68-52, to Monarchs in C-USA Tournament quarterfinals
Louisiana Tech's season came to an end with an 88-83 loss to ETSU in the quarterfinals of the Vegas 16 Tournament at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Bulldogs pour it on in the second half to complete comeback victory over league-leader UAB, 85-76.
LA Tech tops UTSA
Bulldogs have their 39-game home winning streak come to an end in 56-53 loss to Monarchs.
LA Tech tops Southern Miss 87-57
LA Tech Basketball
Second Team All-Conference USA
Second Team NABC All-District 11
Second Team All-Louisiana
College Sports Madness Fourth Team All-Conference USA
2015-16: Made starts in 29 of 30 games played ... Missed three games due to a minor knee injury late in teh season ... Two-time Conference USA Player of the Week selection ... Second on the team in scoring with an average of 16.2 points per game and first in rebounds with 7.4 boards per game ... Was leading scorer in 11 games and leading rebounder in 18 games ... Posted a team-high eight double-doubles which was the eighth most in C-USA ... Recorded 24 double-digit scoring games, including two 30+ point scoring efforts and 10 20+ point scoring efforts ... One of two conference players to rank in the top eight in scoring and rebounding average ... Had 20 points and a season-high three steals in second game of the season versus UT Arlington (11/17) ... Registered first double-double of the year at Ohio State (11/24) with 17 points and 10 rebounds, hitting a late three-pointer to seal the upset win ... Recorded career-high three blocks against NC Central (11/27) ... Scored 25 points, going 16-of-18 from the foul line, in double OT victory versus Jackson State (12/4) ... Posted a 30-point scoring performance, 23 coming in the first half, in league opener against Southern Miss (1/2) ... Tied career high with four made three-pointers against the Golden Eagles ... Pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds to go along with 14 points for a double-double versus UTEP (1/31) ... Posted a career-high 33 points with 11 made field goals in a win over conference regular season champion UAB ... Eighth double-double came at Marshall (3/3) with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
2014-15: Started all 36 games, one of three Bulldogs to do so ... Third on the team in scoring with an average of 11.4 points per game and second in rebounds with 5.6 boards per game ... Was leading scorer in eight games and leading rebounder in 12 games ... Posted three double-doubles ... Recorded 20 double-digit scoring games, including the first five games of the season ... First big offensive output came at Louisiana-Lafayette (12/10) with 25 points on 10-of-14 shooting ... Notched a season high of 26 points versus UAB (1/15) while knocking down four three-pointers ... First double-double came against WKU (1/29) with 14 points and 12 rebounds ... Had another double-double in a key conference game against UTEP (2/26), again with 14 points and 12 boards ... Swiped career-high four steals versus UTSA (2/28) ... Had a dominating performance in C-USA Tournament quarterfinals against Rice (3/12), registering 17 points and 12 rebounds for his third double-double which came just two minutes deep into the second half ... Had team-high 14 points in NIT quarterfinal matchup at Temple (3/25).
2012-13 (Murray State): Saw action off the bench in 24 games, averaging 1.6 points and 1.9 rebounds per contest.
High School: Three-star prospect per Rivals.com out of West Orange High School ... Led his team to a 23-8 record his senior season en route to the regional finals ... Team finished sixth in the 19-team Orlando Metro Conference where he earned post-season honors as well as being named Florida 8A second team all-state ... Averaged 18 points and seven rebounds per game in his final year as a Warrior, including a game-high 36 points on nine made three-pointers ... As a junior, scored 15 points and pulled down eight rebounds per game on average ... Member of the Fort Meyers Christmas Tournament team ... MVP of the Gulf Shores Tournament.
Personal: Full name is Erik McCree ... Nickname is "E" ... Son of Mary McCree ... Has older sister, Kiara ... Born Dec. 20, 1993 in Orlando, Fla.