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Erik McCree
Erik  McCree

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Orlando, Fla.

Last College:
Murray State

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 225

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
12/20/1993

Experience:
2L

03/22/2017

McCree Selected to NABC All-District Team

Received First Team honors

03/10/2017

Hot-Shooting Herd Beat Bulldogs in C-USA Semifinals

LA Tech falls to 23-10 on the season

03/09/2017

Bulldogs Advance to Semifinals with 69-57 Win over Blazers

LA Tech will face winner of Old Dominion/Marshall at 2 p.m. on Friday

03/08/2017

New Season Begins Thursday for Bulldogs

Tipoff is set for 5:30 p.m. CT against either UAB or Charlotte

03/07/2017

McCree Named to USBWA All-District VII Team

Averaging 17.7 points and 8.7 rebounds per game for the Bulldogs

03/29/2016

CBS Sports Network Highlights: ETSU vs. La Tech (Vegas 16)

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.

03/10/2017

USATSI Gallery - Marshall vs. Louisiana Tech - C-USA Tournament

USATSI Gallery - Marshall vs. Louisiana Tech - C-USA Tournament

03/04/2017

LA Tech vs. USM 3/4/17

Bulldogs hit a season-high 14 three-pointers in a 93-65 victory over the Golden Eagles

02/28/2017

LA Tech vs. FIU 2/18/17

Bulldogs notch 20th win of the season with victory over Panthers

02/04/2017

Louisiana Tech vs. Marshall

Bulldogs take on Marshall at the Thomas Assembly Center

02/02/2017

LA Tech vs. WKU

Bulldogs take on WKU in the Thomas Assembly Center on Feb. 2, 2017.

Erik McCree Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2016-17
First Team All-Conference USA
First Team NABC All-District 11
USBWA All-District VII
2015-16
Second Team All-Conference USA
Second Team NABC All-District 11
Second Team All-Louisiana
2014-15
College Sports Madness Fourth Team All-Conference USA


2016-17:
One of three Bulldogs to start all 33 games ... First on the team in scoring and rebounding with an average of 17.7 points and 8.9 boards per game ... One of only two C-USA players to rank in the top sixth in scoring and rebounding ... One of only four forwards in the country with at least 200 made field goals, 50 made three-pointers and 125 made free throws ... Scored in double figures in 31 of 33 games, including two 30+ point scoring efforts and 10 20+ point scoring efforts ... Registered a team-high 13 double-doubles, second most in C-USA and fifth most by a Bulldog in the last 25 years ... Had a streak of five straight games with a double-double, the first to do that since Paul Millsap in 2005 ... Tied his career high with 33 points versus Southeastern Louisiana (12/3) ... Also pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds, most by a Bulldog in six years ... Made a season-high 11 field goals, recording 25 points against Florida Gulf Coast (12/20) ... Had a 30-point performance in comeback win over Marshall (2/4) ... Made a career-high six three pointers, scoring 25 points at UTSA (2/11) ... Recorded team highs in points in both C-USA Tournament games, going for 20 points and 16 boards versus UAB (3/9) and 16 points and eight rebounds against Marshall (3/10) ... Finished career as one of six Bulldogs in program history to have 1,400 career points and 700 career boards in three seasons.

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) ... Pulled down a season-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).

2013-14:
Redshirted.

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.

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