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Eric Scott Montross (born September 23, 1971 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a former professional basketball player in the NBA. Currently, he is known as the worst basketball player ever to play in the league. He is the oldest child of Scott and Janice Montross. He has one sister, Christine. Eric is 7 feet tall. He attended Lawrence North High School in Indianapolis and graduated in 1990. He was the starting center for the Indiana State Basketball Champion Lawrence North Wildcats in 1989. He was selected as a McDonald's All American in 1990. That same year, he was named to the USA Today All-USA 1st Team. Later in 1990, he began attending the University of North Carolina (UNC) in Chapel Hill. He was part of the Tar Heel team that won the NCAA Championship against Michigan in 1993. September 23 is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years). ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... City nickname: Circle City, Indy, Naptown Location Location in the state of Indiana Government County Marion Mayor Bart Peterson Physical characteristics Area      Land      Water 953. ... Basketball is very popular in U.S. colleges. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West The National Basketball Association, more popularly known as the NBA, is a reference to the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is the eleventh-oldest institution of higher education (and arguably the oldest public institution) in the United States. ... The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 of the top college basketball teams in the United States. ... University of Michigan, Ann Arbor The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (U-M) is a public coeducational university in Michigan, United States. ...


Eric was selected by the Boston Celtics with the 9th overall pick in the 1994 NBA Draft. During his first year in the NBA, Eric was selected to the 1995 Rookie All-Star Game and named to the NBA All-Rookie 2nd Team. During his career in the NBA, Eric played with the Celtics, Dallas Mavericks, New Jersey Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, Detroit Pistons, and the Toronto Raptors. Eric announced his retirement in August 26, 2003 due to a foot injury and was waived by the Raptors in February, 2004. The Boston Celtics are a National Basketball Association team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... 1994 NBA Draft - 29 June 1994 - Indianapolis, Indiana Round 1 See also: List of NBA Drafts, NBA Draft ... The Dallas Mavericks are a National Basketball Association team based in Dallas, Texas. ... The New Jersey Nets are a National Basketball Association team based in East Rutherford, New Jersey. ... The Philadelphia 76ers are a National Basketball Association team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, also known as the Sixers for short. ... The Detroit Pistons are a National Basketball Association team based in the Detroit, Michigan metropolitan area. ... The Toronto Raptors are a National Basketball Association team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... August 26 is the 238th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (239th in leap years). ... 2003 (MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


During his career, Eric averaged 4.9 points, 4.6 rebounds, 0.6 blocks and 0.4 assists per game. He played in 465 games and started 263.


Eric is married with two children and currently lives in North Carolina where he is a commentator for the UNC Tar Heels basketball team. He started the Eric Montross Father's Day Basketball Camp in 1995. He started the camp in memory of Jason Clark, a cancer patient at the NC Children's Hospital. Jason lost his battle with cancer less than a year after he and Eric met. Since the camp's inception, more than $600,000 has been raised to benefit the North Carolina Children's Hospital. State nickname: Tar Heel State; Old North State Other U.S. States Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Governor Michael Easley (D) Senators Elizabeth Dole (R) Richard Burr (R) Official language(s) English Area 139,509 km² (28th)  - Land 126,256 km²  - Water 13,227 km² (9. ...


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Eric Montross - Hoopedia (327 words)
Eric Scott Montross (born September 23, 1971 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a retired American professional basketball player in the NBA.
Montross was selected by the Boston Celtics with the 9th overall pick in the 1994 NBA Draft.
Montross announced his retirement on August 26, 2003, due to a foot injury and was waived by the Raptors in February, 2004.
Eric Montross at AllExperts (400 words)
Eric was selected by the Boston Celtics with the 9th overall pick in the 1994 NBA Draft.
Eric announced his retirement in August 26, 2003 due to a foot injury and was waived by the Raptors in February, 2004.
Eric is married with two children and currently lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina where he is a commentator for the UNC Tar Heels basketball team.
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