13 Eric Hester
13 - Eric Hester
Height: 6-3
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Clearwater, Fla.
High School: Oldsmar Christian School
Previous College: University of Akron/University of Florida
Position: Guard
gp 12
pts/g 6.8
fg % 44.1
3pt % 48.5
ft % 54.5
reb/g 2.3
a/g 2.3

Transfer from the University of Akron, by way of the Florida Gators...combo guard who can score at will...elite shotmaker...possesses tremendous length...excellent communicator on the floor...team's best on-ball defender...highly competitive player who is vocal in practice...makes every drill better...has earned the respect of his teammates.

2018-19 (at Akron): Did not play

2017-18 (at Akron): Did not play (redshirt)

2016-17 (at Florida): Played in 20 games, totaling 43 points and 10 rebounds and shooting 11-for-19 (.579) from three-point range...had a breakout game with 16 points on 5-for-5 shooting from 3-point range in the Gators’ record-breaking win at LSU...his five three-pointers without a miss were the most by a Gator in a decade, the most by a UF freshman since 2002 and the most by any Gator in a regular season SEC game since 1998...his 16 points in that LSU game eclipsed his career total of 14 entering the game...also scored eight points vs. Missouri.

High School: Was a top-100 player in USA Today’s composite rankings...rated a four-star prospect by Rivals and 247 Sports and a three-star recruit by ESPN and Scout...helped lead Oldsmar Christian to a runner-up finish in the Sunshine Independent Athletic Association state championship...participated in the UA All-America Camp...joined the 1,000 Point Club in just three seasons...

Personal: Grandson to Ben and Martha Jones...born on October 2...plans to major in business...played club ball for Team Breakdown and was coached by Jordan Fair.


Getting to Know Eric Hester

Favorite TV show: Boondocks...Favorite movie: Rush Hour 3...Favorite food: Pizza...One food I absolutely will not touch: Sushi...Favorite music genre: Hip-hop...What's the farthest I've ever been from home: California...If I could visit any place in the world, where would it be: Italy...What is my spirit animal: Gorilla...What three words best describe me: Hard working beast...One thing people don't know about me: I can draw...Person I admire the most: My grandmother Martha...To get ready for a game, I like to: Listen to music...Favorite athlete: Russell Westbrook...My most memorable moment as an athlete: Playing in Madison Square Garden.

 

Recent Games
Nov 22 Southern Crescent Technical College W, 90-53
Nov 23 Georgia Highlands College L, 83-82
Nov 25 vs. Lamar State College - Port Arthur W, 80-59
Nov 26 vs. Trinity Valley Community College W, 78-66
Nov 27 vs. Odessa College W, 74-72
Dec 3 Coastal Alabama - North W, 103-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 -
Games started 7 -
Minutes 273 -
Minutes per game 22.8 -
FG 30-68 0-0
FG Pct 44.1 -
3PT 16-33 0-0
3PT Pct 48.5 -
FT 6-11 0-0
FT Pct 54.5 -
Off rebounds 4 -
Def rebounds 23 -
Total rebounds 27 -
Rebounds per game 2.3 -
Personal fouls 13 -
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 28 -
Turnovers 14 -
Assist to turnover ratio 2.0 -
Steals 13 -
Blocks 2 -
Points 82 0
Points per game 6.8 -
Points per 40 min 12.0 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 6 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at All-American Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at All-American Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Valdosta State University   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Florida State College at Jacksonville W, 76-70 - 23 3-5 60.0 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 10
Nov 8 vs. Enterprise State Community College W, 102-64 1 22 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 9 vs. Spartanburg Methodist W, 92-48 1 25 2-6 33.3 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Nov 11 Andrew College W, 73-70 1 29 4-12 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 10
Nov 14 at Coastal Alabama - North W, 112-60 1 21 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Nov 20 at Albany Technical College W, 81-61 1 24 4-7 57.1 2-3 66.7 0-2 0.0 10
Nov 22 Southern Crescent Technical College W, 90-53 1 16 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 23 Georgia Highlands College L, 83-82 1 31 3-3 100.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 25 vs. Lamar State College - Port Arthur W, 80-59 - 18 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Nov 26 vs. Trinity Valley Community College W, 78-66 - 19 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 27 vs. Odessa College W, 74-72 - 21 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 3 Coastal Alabama - North W, 103-59 - 24 5-9 55.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 12
Dec 7 at Florida State College at Jacksonville   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 12 Albany Technical College   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 vs. Broward College   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Miami Dade College   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Monroe College   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 Gordon State College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Chipola College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 6 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at All-American Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at All-American Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Valdosta State University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Florida State College at Jacksonville W, 76-70 - 23 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 8 vs. Enterprise State Community College W, 102-64 1 22 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 1 1 1 -
Nov 9 vs. Spartanburg Methodist W, 92-48 1 25 2 1 3 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 11 Andrew College W, 73-70 1 29 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 14 at Coastal Alabama - North W, 112-60 1 21 0 2 2 6 3 2.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 20 at Albany Technical College W, 81-61 1 24 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 22 Southern Crescent Technical College W, 90-53 1 16 0 1 1 3 0 - 1 1 0 -
Nov 23 Georgia Highlands College L, 83-82 1 31 0 2 2 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 25 vs. Lamar State College - Port Arthur W, 80-59 - 18 0 4 4 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Nov 26 vs. Trinity Valley Community College W, 78-66 - 19 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 27 vs. Odessa College W, 74-72 - 21 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 3 Coastal Alabama - North W, 103-59 - 24 1 4 5 3 1 3.0 3 0 1 -
Dec 7 at Florida State College at Jacksonville   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 12 Albany Technical College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 vs. Broward College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Miami Dade College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Monroe College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 Gordon State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Chipola College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Chipola College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Northwest Florida State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Pensacola State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Gulf Coast State College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2019-20 12 7 22.8 2.5-5.7 44.1 1.3-2.8 48.5 0.5-0.9 54.5 6.8
Total 12 7 22.8 2.5-5.7 44.1 1.3-2.8 48.5 0.5-0.9 54.5 6.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2019-20 12 7 273 30-68 44.1 16-33 48.5 6-11 54.5 82
Total 12 7 273 30-68 44.1 16-33 48.5 6-11 54.5 82
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2019-20 12 7 22.8 4.4-10.0 44.1 2.3-4.8 48.5 0.9-1.6 54.5 12.0
Total 12 7 22.8 4.4-10.0 44.1 2.3-4.8 48.5 0.9-1.6 54.5 12.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2019-20 12 7 22.8 0.3 1.9 2.3 1.1 0.1 2.3 1.2 2.0 1.1 0.2
Total 12 7 22.8 0.3 1.9 2.3 1.1 0.1 2.3 1.2 2.0 1.1 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2019-20 12 7 273 4 23 27 13 1 28 14 2.0 13 2
Total 12 7 273 4 23 27 13 1 28 14 2.0 13 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2019-20 12 7 22.8 0.6 3.4 4.0 1.9 0.1 4.1 2.1 2.0 1.9 0.3
Total 12 7 22.8 0.6 3.4 4.0 1.9 0.1 4.1 2.1 2.0 1.9 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 12 7 22.8 2.5-5.7 44.1 1.3-2.8 48.5 0.5-0.9 54.5 6.8
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 3 24.6 3.2-6.4 50.0 1.6-3.2 50.0 0.8-1.0 80.0 8.8
Away 2 2 22.5 3.0-6.0 50.0 1.5-3.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 7.5
Neutral 5 2 21.0 1.6-4.8 33.3 1.0-2.2 45.5 0.4-0.8 50.0 4.6
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Wins 11 6 22.0 2.5-5.9 41.5 1.3-2.8 45.2 0.5-1.0 54.5 6.7
Losses 1 1 31.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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November 11 7 22.6 2.3-5.4 42.4 1.3-2.5 50.0 0.5-1.0 54.5 6.4
December 1 - 24.0 5.0-9.0 55.6 2.0-5.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 12.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 12 7 273 30-68 44.1 16-33 48.5 6-11 54.5 82
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 5 3 123 16-32 50.0 8-16 50.0 4-5 80.0 44
Away 2 2 45 6-12 50.0 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 15
Neutral 5 2 105 8-24 33.3 5-11 45.5 2-4 50.0 23
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Wins 11 6 242 27-65 41.5 14-31 45.2 6-11 54.5 74
Losses 1 1 31 3-3 100.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 8
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November 11 7 249 25-59 42.4 14-28 50.0 6-11 54.5 70
December 1 - 24 5-9 55.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 12
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 12 7 22.8 4.4-10.0 44.1 2.3-4.8 48.5 0.9-1.6 54.5 12.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 3 24.6 5.2-10.4 50.0 2.6-5.2 50.0 1.3-1.6 80.0 14.3
Away 2 2 22.5 5.3-10.7 50.0 2.7-5.3 50.0 0.0-1.8 0.0 13.3
Neutral 5 2 21.0 3.0-9.1 33.3 1.9-4.2 45.5 0.8-1.5 50.0 8.8
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Wins 11 6 22.0 4.5-10.7 41.5 2.3-5.1 45.2 1.0-1.8 54.5 12.2
Losses 1 1 31.0 3.9-3.9 100.0 2.6-2.6 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.3
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November 11 7 22.6 4.0-9.5 42.4 2.2-4.5 50.0 1.0-1.8 54.5 11.2
December 1 - 24.0 8.3-15.0 55.6 3.3-8.3 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 20.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 12 7 22.8 0.3 1.9 2.3 1.1 0.1 2.3 1.2 2.0 1.1 0.2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 3 24.6 0.4 1.8 2.2 1.2 - 2.2 0.8 2.8 1.6 0.2
Away 2 2 22.5 0.0 2.5 2.5 0.0 - 5.0 2.5 2.0 1.0 0.0
Neutral 5 2 21.0 0.4 1.8 2.2 1.4 0.2 1.4 1.0 1.4 0.6 0.2
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Wins 11 6 22.0 0.4 1.9 2.3 1.1 0.1 2.5 1.3 1.9 1.1 0.2
Losses 1 1 31.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 - 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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November 11 7 22.6 0.3 1.7 2.0 1.1 0.1 2.3 1.2 1.9 0.9 0.2
December 1 - 24.0 1.0 4.0 5.0 1.0 - 3.0 1.0 3.0 3.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 12 7 273 4 23 27 13 1 28 14 2.0 13 2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 3 123 2 9 11 6 - 11 4 2.8 8 1
Away 2 2 45 0 5 5 0 - 10 5 2.0 2 0
Neutral 5 2 105 2 9 11 7 1 7 5 1.4 3 1
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Wins 11 6 242 4 21 25 12 1 27 14 1.9 12 2
Losses 1 1 31 0 2 2 1 - 1 0 - 1 0
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November 11 7 249 3 19 22 12 1 25 13 1.9 10 2
December 1 - 24 1 4 5 1 - 3 1 3.0 3 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 12 7 22.8 0.6 3.4 4.0 1.9 0.1 4.1 2.1 2.0 1.9 0.3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 3 24.6 0.7 2.9 3.6 2.0 0.0 3.6 1.3 2.8 2.6 0.3
Away 2 2 22.5 0.0 4.4 4.4 0.0 0.0 8.9 4.4 2.0 1.8 0.0
Neutral 5 2 21.0 0.8 3.4 4.2 2.7 0.4 2.7 1.9 1.4 1.1 0.4
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Wins 11 6 22.0 0.7 3.5 4.1 2.0 0.2 4.5 2.3 1.9 2.0 0.3
Losses 1 1 31.0 0.0 2.6 2.6 1.3 0.0 1.3 0.0 - 1.3 0.0
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November 11 7 22.6 0.5 3.1 3.5 1.9 0.2 4.0 2.1 1.9 1.6 0.3
December 1 - 24.0 1.7 6.7 8.3 1.7 0.0 5.0 1.7 3.0 5.0 0.0