Saturday, March 28, 2015

Eric could see more minutes at Charlotte

One can only assume that Temple’s Micheal Eric will get more playing time Wednesday night at Charlotte.

Eric could see more minutes at Charlotte

One can only assume that Temple’s Micheal Eric will get more playing time Wednesday night at Charlotte.

The 6-foot-11 center played seven minutes in Saturday’s 73-60 victory over Maryland, his first game back from a fractured right kneecap.

“Hopefully that seven will turn into 12, which will turn into 20 and hopefully back to 100 percent in another week or so,” Owls coach Fran Dunphy said during Monday’s Atlantic Ten Conference coaches teleconference.

Eric had missed 13 games due to his injury.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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