Erik McCree (born December 20, 1993) is an American professional basketball player for the VL Pesaro of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA). He played college basketball for Murray State and Louisiana Tech.
|No. 2 – Victoria Libertas Pesaro|
|Born||December 20, 1993|
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school||West Orange (Winter Garden, Florida)|
|NBA draft||2017 / Undrafted|
|2017||Sioux Falls Skyforce|
|2017–2018||→Salt Lake City Stars|
|Career highlights and awards|
McCree had previously been a part of Murray State University under his freshman year of college before transferring to Louisiana Tech University in 2013. In his junior year of college, he made it to the All-Conference USA Second Team, while he would improve to the All-Conference USA First Team in his senior year.
Sioux Falls Skyforce (2017)Edit
After finishing his last four years of college from 2014–2017, he would end up being undrafted in the 2017 NBA draft. McCree would end up being a part of the Houston Rockets's Summer League squad for the 2017 NBA Summer League, eventually signing with the Miami Heat for their training camp squad. He would ultimately be waived from the Heat before the regular season began but would be assigned to the Sioux Falls Skyforce afterward. He would continue playing for them until December 21, 2017, one day after his 24th birthday.
Utah Jazz (2017–2018)Edit
On December 21, 2017, McGree signed a two-way contract with the Utah Jazz, replacing Eric Griffin's spot on the team. Throughout the rest of the season, McCree would end up splitting his playing time between the Jazz and their NBA G League affiliate, the Salt Lake City Stars. McCree would make his official NBA debut on February 5, 2018, playing at around 2 minutes in a 133–109 blowout win over the New Orleans Pelicans.
VL Pesaro (2018–present)Edit
NBA career statisticsEdit
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|FG%||Field goal percentage||3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
- "VL Pesaro signs Erik McCree". Sportando.basketball. 1 August 2018. Retrieved 1 August 2018.