Eric Williams

by MKhanal 15 Nov,2021
Eric Williams
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 7 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Eric Williams Jr
  • Birth Place Port Huron
  • Father Eric Williams
  • Mother Clarice Williams
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • Profession basketball player
  • Currently Working For University of Oregon
  • University attended Duquesne University
  • School attended New Haven High School
  • Religion Christian

Eric Williams is a rising American college basketball player. He is currently playing in the Pac-12 Conference for the University of Oregon basketball team. Williams plays as a Forward for his team. Eric had listed his name for the 2021 NBA draft but was removed from the list shortly.

Eric Williams was born Eric Williams Jr on July 20, 1999, in Port Huron, Miami. He is the son of Clarice Williams and her husband, Eric Williams. Willaims graduated from New Heavens High School and enrolled at Duquesne University, majoring in political science. Williams stands six feet and seven inches tall and weighs 85 kg. 

Eric Williams Basketball Career and 2021 NBA draft

Eric started playing basketball with his father in their backyard. He played numerous sports in High School and only took up basketball in High School. Williams averaged a team-high 17.1 points per game to go along with 4.3 rebounds, 2.9 steals and 2.5 assists per game as a junior. Eric led the scorer for the 27-1 Class B State Champion New Haven High School for his senior year. 

EricEric tries to score in a match against USC in NCAA SOURCE: Oregon Live

Williams averaged 20.9 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 3.5 steals per game as a senior. The player received almost dozens of awards and allocades for his games and stats. He received numerous offers from universities but committed to playing for Duquesne University. In the freshman year, Eric set a school record of nine three-pointers made and averaged 14.3 points and 8.8 rebounds a game. For the sophomore year, Williams averaged 14.1 points and 8.2 rebounds per game at Duquesne. 

Eric transferred to the University of Oregon for his junior year and redshirted in the preseason. He played in all twenty-four games, started in twenty-one games, and ranked 11th in the Pac-12 in rebounding at 6.0 per game. After completing his junior year, Williams listed his name for the 2021 NBA draft in early April 2021, but In June, He withdrew his name from the list and returned for the senior year with Oregon's.

Is Eric Williams Dating? Know About His Relationship Status

Eric is very much devoted to his game. He is quite secretive about his girlfriend and dating life. He has never appeared together with any other woman in the public. There have been no rumors of him dating or being seen in public with a suspicious girl. Following his social media handle, we can be sure that Williams is trying to build up a good career and start his love life. 

Eric Williams Net worth, Earnings and Salary

Eric Williams is very much early in his career and basically has not started his professional career. Also, NCAA does not allow its universities to pay their athletes to represent their teams in the league. If picked up early in the draft, The salary of the NBA player reached more than $5 Million. Jalen Green has an annual salary of $7,493,500 in his rookie year. 

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