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Eric Stafford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pitman, N.J.

High School:
Pitman

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 172

Position:
G

Major:
Economics and Government and Law

Eric  Stafford

05/11/2018

Five Male Nominees Round Out PARDee Award Hopefuls

Kim, McAvoy, Robinson, Stafford, Whiteman up for Class of 1913 Trophy

03/01/2018

Leopards Close 2017-18 Season at Colgate

Lafayette could never get its offense on track in 76-54 quarterfinal defeat

02/28/2018

Stafford Earns Academic All-Patriot League Honors

Men's basketball co-captain carries a 3.85 GPA and majors in Economics and Government & Law

02/27/2018

Offense Clicks as Leopards Advance to Quarterfinal

Lafayette ties its largest scoring output of the year with 93-86 win over American

02/26/2018

Klinewski, Petrie Garner All-League Honors

Petrie named Rookie of the Year, Klinewski selected on the Second Team

03/01/2018

Men's Basketball @ Colgate

Patriot League Tournament- Quarterfinals

02/27/2018

Lafayette vs. American (PLTFR)

Photos by Rick Smith

02/17/2018

Lafayette vs. American

Photos by Rick Smith

02/11/2018

Men's Basketball vs Loyola

MBB vs Loyola

02/07/2018

Lafayette vs. Army

Photos by Rick Smith

GENERAL: Big guard with excellent basketball IQ...Sees the floor extremely well and has a tremendous feel for the game...Possesses the ability to play multiple positions on the floor.

2016-17: Began the season as the primary back-up point guard, but moved into the starting lineup as a two-guard, replacing the injured Monty Boykins '17...scored a conferense season-high in the win at Colgate with 15 points on 4-of-7 from the field and 2-of-3 from three-point range...posted career-high's in assists (6) and rebounds (6) to go along with 10 points in the loss at Bucknell...came back from a four-game absence to rip down five rebounds in a win over Holy Cross...averaged 6.6 points per game...scored a career-high 17 points in the win over Moravian...hit the game-winning three with less than 20 seconds to play at Saint Peter's.

2015-16:
Played in 29 games for the Leopards, earning three starts...pulled down three rebounds against St. Peter's (11/15)...dished out four assists in seven minutes against NJIT (11/21)...registered four assist, three rebounds and a steal in a season-high 28 minute outing at Army (1/6)...hit his first career free throws (2-4) against Boston U. (1/9)...recorded four points and two steals against Holy Cross (2/10)...played 26 minutes in the regular season finale, notching eight points, four rebounds and three assists (2/27).


2014-15: Appeared in 16 games for the Maroon and White during his rookie campaign...Averaged 0.6 points per contest and 0.5 rebounds per game...netted two points in the Patriot League quarterfinal round win over Boston U (2/11)...netted three points and two offensive rebounds in a loss to Bucknell (1/3)...scored a season-high five points and grabbed two rebounds in a win over Susquehanna (11/30)...dished out one assist and grabbed two rebounds in a win at Fairleigh Dickinson (11/30).

AT PITMAN: Four-year starter and Tri-County Champion...Two-year captain...Two-time South Jersey Champion...2014 State Champion...Named First-Team Tri-County...Named 2nd-team All-South Jersey...Was a 1,000-point scorer...Played baseball for two years winning the South Jersey Championship in 2013...Played golf for four years with a career scoring average of 39...Won the Tri-County Scholar-Athlete Award...was South Jersey Coaches Association Scholar Athlete for the Tri-County Conference...Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Son of Diane and Brian Stafford...has one older sister, Michelle...born on Sept. 13, 1995.