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Eric Smith

  • position G
  • height 5-11
  • weight 211
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Mullins, S.C.
  • High school Christ School
  • position G
  • height 5-11
  • weight 211
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Mullins, S.C.
  • High school Christ School

Eric Smith Bio

2012-13 Gamecock Spotlight Video

2011-12 Gamecock Spotlight Video

2011-12 (sophomore)
Saw action in 28 contests with 13 starts on the year … Averaged 4.1 points, 0.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 14.3 minutes per game … In SEC play, saw action in 13 contests, posting 1.5 points per game … Tallied two double-figure scoring games, and nine games with at least two assists … Led the team or shared the team lead in assists twice … Posted a career high 18 points vs. Tennessee State (Nov. 20), hitting 5-of-7 attempts from beyond the arc … Posted nine points and dished four assists in season opener vs. Western Carolina (Nov. 11) … Earned first-career start against Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 22), posting eight points while matching career highs with three rebounds and two steals in 31 minutes played … Had three assists and six points vs. No. 1 North Carolina (Nov. 26) … Was solid vs. Providence (Dec, 1), scoring 16 points, hitting 6-of-13 attempts from the field … Hit crucial shot with 25.9 seconds remaining in Clemson contest (Dec. 4), which pushed the Carolina lead to three points, helping to secure the win … Dished three assists vs. the Tigers … Matched career high with three rebounds at No. 2 Kentucky (Jan. 7) … Played an SEC season high 17 minutes at Arkansas (Feb. 11), scoring seven points, and posting two assists and two steals … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll. 2010-11 (freshman)
Saw action in 28 games during freshman campaign … Averaged 2.4 points, 0.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 0.2 steals in 13.3 minutes per game … In SEC play (16 games), averaged 3.1 points, 0.8 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 0.3 steals in 16.3 minutes per contest … Dished two assists in college debut vs. Elon (Nov. 12) … Scored four points and collected three assists in win over SC State (Jan. 4) … Swiped a season-high two steals vs. the Bulldogs … Tallied four points in first career SEC contest, an overtime win over Vanderbilt (Jan. 8) … Scored seven points and dished three assists at Alabama (Jan. 12) … Tallied a season-high eight points in a season-high 24 minutes at Kentucky (Feb. 19) … Scored five points and collected a season-high seven assists in victory over Ole Miss (Feb. 22) … Scored five points vs. the Rebels in the first round of the SEC Tournament (March 10) … Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll. Pre-South Carolina
No. 47 point guard according to Scout.com … Earned one letter for coach David Gaines at Christ School … Averaged 13.5 points, 2.6 3-point field goals and 3.3 assists per game … Named NCISAA 3-A All-State and CAA All-Conference … Helped lead Christ School to NCISAA 3-A State Championship … Three-year letterwinner for coach Mark Gerald at Mullins (S.C.) High School … Three-star prospect … Transferred to Christ School prior to senior year … A first-team all-state selection all three seasons at Mullins … Region player of the year as a junior … Scored over 1,500 points during prep career … Led Mullins to state finals as a junior when he averaged 20.0 points and eight assists per game … Chose South Carolina over Clemson and Auburn. Personal
Son of Steve and Gena Smith … Has a brother, Steven Smith II … Major is sport and entertainment management.

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