Eric Stafford


Pitman, N.J.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 172


Economics and Government and Law

Eric  Stafford


Men's Hoops Treks to NJIT on Tuesday

Leopards eye first victory in second of a four-game road trip to start the season


George Mason Nips Men’s Hoops in Opener

Klinewski reaches 1,000 career points in 67-65 season-opening loss


Leopards Open at George Mason on Friday

Men's hoops looks for upset in season opener


Men's Hoops Welcomes Penn State for Exhibition Saturday

All proceeds from the event will benefit the One America Appeal for Hurricane Relief


Men's Hoops Places Five on PL Honor Roll

Cristiano, Evans, Lindner, Panzini and Stafford among Leopards to achieve academic laurels


Lafayette Men's Basketball visits Cheston Elementary

Men's Basketball at Cheston Elementary


Lafayette vs. Loyola

First Round of Patriot Championship- Men's Basketball


Lafayette vs. Lehigh

Photos by Rick


Lafayette vs. American

Photos by: Nicole Palmasano


Lafayette vs. Boston University

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.

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.