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Eric

Hamilton

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Forward
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 250
Year: Junior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Duluth
Other College: Wichita State
Experience: Transfer

Bio

2018-19 (Redshirt Junior)
Ranks in the SoCon tied for 12th in offensive rebounds per game (1.7) and 16th in rebounding (5.0 rebounds per game)... Made his UNCG debut with six points, two rebounds and a block in the win at North Carolina A&T (Nov. 9)... Made all four field goal attempts and grabbed five boards in 15 minutes in the win at UNCW (Nov. 13)... Went 5-7 from the field for 12 points in 12 minutes in the win over Prairie View A&M (Nov. 19)... Had 10 points and seven boards in the win at Delaware (Nov. 23)... Had nine points, six rebounds and an assist in the victory over Louisiana Tech (Nov. 24)... Made all three field goals and one free throw for seven points and four rebounds at No. 10 Kentucky (Dec. 1)... Had nine points and five defensive boards in the win at Elon (Dec. 7)... Made 11 free throws and finished with 17 points and five rebounds in the victory over Coppin State (Dec. 12)... Went 4-6 from the field for 10 points along with three blocks and four boards in the win over Radford (Dec. 18)... Went 4-6 from the field for eight points along with six rebounds and a block in the win at Samford (Dec. 22)... Registered his first career double-double with 15 points and 10 boards along with a block and steal in 23 minutes in the win against Chattanooga (Dec. 29)... Scored 15 points, going 5-6 both from the field and line, along with seven boards, two blocks and an assist and steal in the win over Furman (Jan. 12)... Had eight points, six rebounds and an assist in the win versus The Citadel (Jan. 24) ... played 11 minutes at Mercer (Jan. 26), finishing with seven points (2-4 FG / 3-3 FTs) and snagging four rebounds … ended January by scoring nine points (3-4 FG) and hauling in eight rebounds (four offensive) against VMI (Jan. 31) … scored five points and grabbed five rebounds against Samford (Feb. 7) … responsible for four points and two steals at Chattanooga (Feb. 9) … snagged four rebounds and closed with two points at Furman (Feb. 14) … emerged with six points (2-5 FGs) and four rebounds (two offensive) at Wofford (Feb. 16) … pulled in six rebounds and tallied three points in in a clash with Western Carolina (Feb. 21) … combined for two points and three rebounds against East Tennessee State (Feb. 24) and The Citadel (Feb. 28) … opened March with five rebounds and two points at Mercer (March 2) … came through with four rebounds and two points in the opening game of the SoCon Tournament against Samford (March 9) … ended the SoCon Semifinals against Furman (March 10) with four points and three rebounds … capped off the SoCon Championship game against Wofford (March 11) with three points and one rebound. 

Prior To UNCG
Played two years at Wichita State … Appeared in 47 games for the Shockers … Scored 105 points and grabbed 69 rebounds as a reserve … Played in 26 games in 2016-17, averaging 4.7 points and 1.3 rebounds … Played in 21 games as a freshman, averaging 3.4 points and 1.7 rebounds … Connected on 52.3 percent (23-of-44) from the field … Scored 14 points in a win over Iowa as a freshman … Scored 13 points in the win over Charleston Southern in his collegiate debut … Won the dunk contest at Shocker Madness during both of his seasons at Wichita State.

High School
Spent one year in prep school at Sunrise Christian Academy … Played at Duluth (Ga.) High School and graduated in 2014 for coach Eddie Hood … Averaged 14.8 points and 8.1 rebounds per game … Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals coming out of Duluth … Earned First Team All-Gwinnett County and First Team All-Metro Atlanta as a senior.

Personal
Full name is Eric Raekwon Hamilton … Born Sep. 18, 1995 in Charleston, S.C. … Son of Bertha Lancaster and Eric Hamilton … Has two brothers - Malik and Ahmad and a sister, Chyna ... Majoring in Economics.

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