• Biography - Erica Carter / Women's Basketball
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Erica Carter
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Position   Guard
bu athletes    Height   5-10
bu athletes    Hometown   Naperville, Ill.
bu athletes    Last School   Naperville Central
As a Junior (2008-09 season): Started in all 31 games ... led the team with 10.5 points per game ... scored at least 20 points twice during the season ... led Binghamton in scoring 10 times and reached double figures in scoring 15 times ... ranked seventh in the America East with a .333 three-point field goal percentage (50-of-150) and sixth with 1.6 three-point field goals per game ... averaged 14.0 points and 4.5 rebounds in the America East Conference Tournament ... scored a then career-high 20 points at Niagara on Dec. 1 ... had a career-high 21 points, five rebounds and a pair of steals vs. Stony Brook on Jan. 18 ... scored a team-high 17 points against UMBC in the America East quarterfinals ... had 11 points and a season-high eight rebounds against Boston in the America East semifinals.

As a Sophomore (2007-08 season):
Appeared in all 30 games with 29 starts ... ranked third on the team with 9.8 points per game and first with 49 three pointers ... also ranked second with 30 steals ... reached double figures in scoring 18 times, including 11 times in the final 13 games ... scored a season-high 17 points against La Salle on Dec. 1 ... recorded her first career double-double with a 14-point, 12 rebound performance against Colgate on Dec. 16 ... netted 16 points four times, most recently against Hartford on Feb. 20 ... finished the season with 14 points and five rebounds against Albany at the America East Tournament.

As a Freshman (2006-07 season): Appeared in all 31 games with nine starts ... in her nine starts, she averaged 9.9 points per game ... named the America East Conference Rookie of the Week on Dec. 18 ... reached double figures in scoring four times and lead the team in scoring twice ... scored a season-high 18 points against Boston on Feb. 28 ... netted 16 points against Colgate on Dec. 16 and against New Hampshire on March 13.

Before Binghamton: A four-year starter at Naperville Central ... named third-team all-state at the Class AA level by the Associated Press in 2004 and 2005 and was named honorable mention in 2006 ... a second-team Illinois Basketball Coaches’ Association (IBCA) all-state selection in 2006 ... a McDonald’s All-American nominee and a Miss Illinois Basketball finalist ... named to the 2005-06 Chicago Sun Times All-Area Team her senior year ... selected to the Daily Herald All-Area Team three times ... the Naperville Sun Player of the Year in 2006 ... named All-Dupage Valley Conference three times and was also Academic All-Conference three times ... finished her career as Naperville Central’s second all-time leading scorer behind Candace Parker.

Personal: Born March 8, 1988 ... parents are Michael and Debra Carter ... majoring in business management.