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Eric Laster


Smyrna, Del.

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Height / Weight:
6-6 / 191



A late three and fast-break dunk by Eric Laster helped Loyola to a 65-60 win

A late three and fast-break dunk by Eric Laster helped Loyola to a 65-60 win over McGill University


Men's Basketball Defeats McGill, 65-60

Loyola men's basketball held off a strong McGill University team for a 65-60 victory behind 25 points from Eric Laster and 13 by Andre Walker.


An off day from competition gave the team the opportunity to see Montreal's sights

On an off day from competition during its 2014 Canadian Tour, the Loyola University Maryland men's basketball team visited many of Montreal's sights.


The Greyhounds defeated Universite Laval, 90-74

Loyola University Maryland men's basketball toured the fortified Quebec City, one of the oldest settlements in North America, on Sunday, Aug. 24. The Greyhounds then beat Universite Laval, 90-74.


The Greyhounds won a pair of games on their first day north of the border

Loyola men's basketball had a busy first full day in Montreal, playing and winning a pair of games against Universite du Quebec a Montreal and Brookwood Elite.


Loyola Men's Basketball vs. Cornell

Loyola men's basketball defeated Cornell, 76-71, on Nov. 16, 2014.


Men's Basketball Tours Montreal

On an off day from competition on its 2014 Canadian Tour, the Greyhounds toured Montreal.


Men's Basketball vs. Universite du Quebec a Montreal

The Greyhounds beat the Universite du Quebec a Montreal in its first game of the 2014 foreign tour.


Loyola Men's Basketball vs. American

Loyola hosted American on February 5, 2014, in Reitz Arena.


Loyola Men's Basketball vs. Lafayette

Loyola men's basketball hosted Lafayette on January 13, 2014.

2013-2014 (Sophomore): Played in all 30 games and started 28 for the Greyhounds... Finished third on the team in scoring (8.3 ppg) while averaging 3.5 rebounds and 27.7 minutes played... Shot 39.4 percent from 3-point range, tops on the team... Scored in double-figures 12 times... Scored 14 points and matched his career-high with seven rebounds at Navy (3/1) in the regular-season finale... Finished with a career-high 18 points, making 6-of-7 from the field, against Boston U. (2/15)... Recorded a career-high 17 points at Lehigh (2/8)... Finished with 13 points after scoring the first seven of the game at Boston University (1/20)... Scored 13 points in the game's first five minutes versus Lafayette (1/13)... Scored 13 points in a career-high 36 minutes at Army (1/5)... Led the team with 13 points at Miami (12/30)... Blocked three shots and scored seven versus Stony Brook (12/19)... Had seven rebounds and five assists against Catholic (12/4)... Scored 10 of his 12 in the first half at No. 13 Connecticut (11/26)... Also had a career-high three assists against the Huskies... Hit four 3-pointers in a span of 41 seconds with less than two minutes left in regulation at UMBC (11/20), sparking the furious rally that ended in an overtime win... Finished 5-of-8 from 3-point range with a then career-high 16 points in the game... Scored in double-figured for the first time with 10 at Cornell (11/10) and played a team-high 34 minutes... Made his first collegiate start and hit two first-half threes against Binghamton (11/8).

2012-2013 (Freshman): Appeared in 27 games as a freshman in the Greyhounds' backcourt... Scored his first collegiate points in the season-opener against Binghamton (11/9)... Played a season-high 21 minutes against Saint Peter's in the IZOD Center (12/8), pulling down four rebounds and dishing out his first career assists... Had two assists and a basket at Memphis (12/30)... Tallied six points on 3-of-4 shooting at Canisius (1/31) in 13 minutes of play.

Before Loyola: Earned Gatorade Player of the Year honors for the State of Delaware as a senior at Polytech High School in 2011-2012... Averaged 22 points, 10 rebounds, four blocked shots and three assists per game for the Panthers... Led his team to the Delaware quarterfinals and was an All-State First Team selection... Scored a game-high 15 points in the Henlopen Conference Championship Game.