|Eric Moreland Biography|
Courtesy: Athletic Communications
2013-14 Game-by-Game Statistics
CAREER: Finished his Oregon State career as the all-time leader in blocked shots (184) and blocked shots average (2.07), and fifth all-time in rebounds (762) and sixth in rebounding average (8.6) … Averaged 7.2 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.07 blocked shots in 89 games … Named Pac-12 All-Defensive Honorable Mention two times … Became the third player in Oregon State history to average double-figure rebounds in multiple seasons with 10.6 as a sophomore and 10.3 as a junior … Posted 22 double-doubles, the eighth most in Oregon State history … Set the Oregon State single-season Pac-12 records for rebounds (187) and rebounding average (10.39) in 2013-14 … Holds the Oregon State freshman rebounding record (245) and is third on the sophomore list (307) … Set the Oregon State single-season records for blocked shots (73) and blocked shots average (2.52) in 2012-13 … Holds the Oregon State freshman (69) and sophomore (73) blocked shots records … Tied the Oregon State single-game blocked shots record with six against Towson (12/29/2012) and Stanford (1/7/2012) … Had a blocked shots in 11 consecutive games from Nov. 2012 to Jan. 2013 to equal the fifth-longest streak in Oregon State history … Had multiple blocked shots in six consecutive games two times to equal the second-longest streak in Oregon State history.
JUNIOR (2013-14): Played in 20 games and started 19 … Was suspended for the first 12 games for a violation of team rules … Averaged 8.9 points, 10.3 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.7 steals and 2.0 blocked shots in 29.4 minutes per game … Named Pac-12 All-Defensive Honorable Mention … Finished second in the Pac-12 in rebounding (10.4) and third in blocked shots (2.0) in league games … Became just the third player in Oregon State history to average double-figure rebounds in multiple seasons … Set the Oregon State records in Pac-12 games for rebounds (187) and rebounding average (10.39) … Had three blocked shots against USC (2/27) to pass Scott Haskin and become the career leader at Oregon State (he finished his career with (184) … Posted seven double-doubles … Had seven double-figure scoring games … Had 12 double-figure rebounding games … Scored a career-high 23 points against Radford (3/19) … Had career highs with 19 rebounds and 41 minutes and tied a career best with four steals against Arizona State (3/8) … Had career highs with five assists, 11 free throws and 12 free throw attempts against Oregon (1/19) … Announced on Twitter that he would forgo his senior season and declare for the NBA Draft on April 12, 2014.
SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Played in 29 games and started 22 … Averaged 9.4 points, 10.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 0.9 steals and 2.5 blocked shots in 30.7 minutes per game … Named Pac-12 All-Defensive Honorable Mention … Named Pac-12 Player of the Week on Dec. 24 after posting two double-doubles and averaging 17.0 points and 11.5 rebounds in wins over Howard and San Diego … Finished second in the Pac-12 in rebounding (10.6), blocked shots (2.5) and double-doubles (12), and third in field goal percentage (.574) … Became the first Oregon State player since Mel Counts in 1964 to average double-figure rebounds … His 307 rebounds are the sixth most in Oregon State single-season history and the third most by a sophomore in school history … His 10.6 rebounds per game is the seventh-best in school history .. Averaged an Oregon State record 9.87 rebounds in conference games … Broke his own Oregon State single-season record with 73 blocked shots … Also broke the Oregon State sophomore blocked shots record that was set the season before by Devon Collier (46) … His 2.52 blocks per game is the best in school history … Tied the Oregon State single-game record with six blocked shots against Towson (12/29) … Posted 12 double-doubles to equal the 10th-highest total in Oregon State single-season history … Had 18 double-figure rebounding games … Had 13 double-figure scoring games … Scored a career-high 20 points against San Diego (12/22) … Grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds and played a career-best 40 minutes against Towson (12/29) … Dished out a career-high four assists against Washington State (1/26) … Took a career-high three three-point attempts against Colorado in the Pac-12 Tournament (3/13).
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2011-12): Played in all 36 games and started 17 … Averaged 5.2 points, 6.8 rebounds, 0.8 assists, 0.8 steals and 1.9 blocked shots in 20.5 minutes per game … Led the Pac-12 in blocked shots, the first Oregon State player to lead the conference in that category since Nick DeWitz in 2005-06 … Finished fifth in the Pac-12 in rebounding … Broke the Oregon State single-season record with 69 blocked shots that was held by Scott Haskin (68 in 1991-92) and shattered the Oregon State freshman blocked shots record that was set the season before by Devon Collier (23) … Broke the Oregon State record for most rebounds by a freshman (211) that was held for 38 years by Lonnie Shelton (204 in 1973-74) … Led the team with 11 double-figure rebounding games … Had first career start against California (1/5) … Tied the Oregon State single-game record with six blocked shots against Stanford (1/7) … Had three or more blocked shots in 12 games … Had first career double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in season-opener against CSU Bakersfield (11/12) … Scored a career-high 14 points and tied career-highs in field goals (5) and field goal attempts (8) against Washington State (3/21) in CBI … Grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds against Illinois-Chicago (12/13) … Made first career three-pointer against Oregon (2/26) … Had a career-high four steals at Oregon (1/29) … Played a career-high 34 minutes at Arizona (1/12) … Had a blocked shot at the end of regulation against Texas (11/19) that sent the game to overtime.
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in four games before suffering a season-ending left shoulder injury against Colorado (12/4) that required surgery … Played his first career game at Seattle (11/17) … Scored his first career points at Howard (11/27) … Had a career-high four rebounds in eight minutes against Utah Valley (12/1) … Had three blocked shots and two steals in just 12 minutes of action on the season … Granted medical hardship on Aug. 4, 2011.
UTEP: Signed with UTEP in January 2010 … UTEP head coach Tony Barbee left in March 2010 to take job at Auburn … He was released from his scholarship and signed with Oregon State in May 2010 … NCAA cleared him to play immediately with four years of eligibility in August 2010.
PREP SCHOOL: Attended Ocean Academy in Bayville, N.J. for one semester … Averaged 15.5 points and 2.6 blocks per game.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Hightower High School in Missouri, Texas … Averaged 10 points, eight rebounds and two blocks as a senior … Started his high school career as a guard but grew five inches between his junior and senior years … Played in the Houston all-star game in 2009 … High school coach was David Green.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 24, 1991 in Houston, Texas … Parents are Louis and Verlarne Moreland … Has one brother, Louis Truscott, and one sister, Jelisa … Chose Oregon State because “I want to be a part of the OSU uprising” … Lists his interest as hanging out with friends … Nicknames are E and Eazy-E … Graduated in March 2014 with a degree in Human Development and Family Science.CAREER HIGHS
Points: 23 vs. Radford (3/19/14)
FG Made: 8, two times, last vs. Radford (3/19/14)
FG Attempted: 13 at Arizona State (2/6/14)
3-PT Made: 1, eight times, last vs. California (1/11/14)
3-PT Attempted: 3 vs. Colorado (3/13/13)
FT Made: 11 vs. Oregon (1/19/14)
FT Attempted: 12 vs. Oregon (1/19/14)
Rebounds: 19 vs. Arizona State (3/8/14)
Assists: 5, two times, last vs. UCLA (2/2/14)
Blocked Shots: 6, two times, last vs. Towson (12/29/12)
Steals: 4, two times, last vs. Arizona State (3/8/14)
Minutes: 41 vs. Arizona State (3/8/14)