"We are 5-2 and I'm the leading scorer in the area," he said.
He has some solid division one interest in his skill level too. "As far as my school list, everyone is equal," he said. "My list now is Boston University, Georgia Southern, Quinnipiac, Stony Brook, Army, Citadel, Tulane, St.Francis (PA), Colgate, and Drexel."
Eric did take a visit to Drexel. His thoughts: "This visit was very nice. I got to watch a practice. The practice was very structured and intense. Coach Bruiser (Flint) is a great coach and he has great assistants. I went up there with coach Matt (Pauls, Team NJABC AAU head coach).
Fanning, who played for highly regarded boy's basketball AAU program, Team NJABC of Trenton, New Jersey, is a member of the 2012 class.
WHAT TEAM NAJABC HEAD COACH MATT PAULS PREVIOUSLY SAID ABOUT ERIC FANNING AND HIS INDIVIDUAL GAME:
"He practices hard all the time, always looking to make improvements in his game."
PREVIOUS EVALUATION OF ERIC FANNING'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:
Eric is a solid student too, opening up some academic options if he wishes to explore them over the next two seasons.
Eric competes very hard on both ends of the court, working hard on every possession.