At the Kings’ first predraft workout June 2, some of the team’s executives were intrigued by Oregon State forward Eric Moreland.
Moreland was an active player for the Beavers, averaging at least 10 rebounds and two blocked shots in his last two seasons. He declared for the NBA draft after his junior year but wasn’t chosen.
The Kings have been looking for athletic big men...
Eric Moreland will declare for the 2014 NBA Draft, leaving Oregon State after his redshirt junior season.
Moreland tested the NBA Draft waters last season when he finished second in the Pac-12 in rebounding, blocked shots and double-doubles.
Moreland averaged 8.9 points and 10.3 rebounds per game last season.
CORVALLIS - Eric Moreland had 17 points, 15 rebounds and four blocks as Oregon State beat Stanford 81-72 on Thursday night.
Roberto Nelson added 21 points for the Beavers (9-6, 1-2 Pac-12), and freshman Hallice Cooke, making his first career start, had 16 points.
Chasson Randle scored 30 points and Dwight Powell added 13 points and 10 rebounds for Stanford (9-5, 0-2).
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January 10, 2014
OREGON STATE HAD to feel pretty good at the end of the first half. They'd stayed pretty much even at No. 20 Colorado despite some sloppy moments. Eric Moreland was back, and if they could find a little rhythm, an upset win on the road could be there for the taking. Instead, Colorado made the final, critical scoring run and it was too much for the Beavs to overcome.
Oregon State forward Eric Moreland will miss 14 games this season and Devon Collier will miss one for violating team rules.
Moreland and Collier were both suspended indefinitely by coach Craig Robinson in July. He announced the dates the suspensions would be lifted on Tuesday during the team's annual media day.
Collier will be eligible to return Nov. 13 against Portland, and...
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October 01, 2013
Oregon State basketball has indefinitely suspended forwards Devon Collier and Eric Moreland. This is a major blow to the team, since both players combined to average 23 points per game. There is no word on the exact reason why, only that they both violated team rules.
As far as the stipulations of the punishment, CBS Sports reports that Coach Craig Robinson said:
OREGON STATE's basketball prospects got a bounce on Tuesday when Eric Moreland announced that he will stay in Corvallis and not enter the NBA Draft.
ERIC MORELAND will reportedly announce on Monday afternoon if he is going pro or staying at Oregon State. The athletic 6-10 sophomore and Oregon State basketball coach Craig Robinson will hold a press conference at Gill Coliseum.
Eric Moreland scored 17 points and Roberto Nelson added 15, helping Oregon State snap a five-game skid by holding off Colorado 64-58 on a snowy Saturday.
It was the first-ever win in Boulder for the Beavers (14-17, 4-14 Pac-12). They were 0-6 before Nelson closed out a tight game on a layup with 15 seconds remaining, sending the crowd heading for the exits.
Spencer Dinwiddie had...
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March 09, 2013
OREGON STATE sophomore forward Eric Moreland has been named the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 17-23.