Area Prospect Having Wonderful Junior Season

Reporter Mike Sullivan takes a look at the individual game and regular season progress of prolific underclassman Eric Fanning, who is having one terrific season for himself ...

Eric Fanning, a 6-foot-5, 200-pound hard-working power forward/small forward prospect from The Perkiomen School in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, has had a wonderful junior season for his basketball team.

Eric has shown the ability to produce some noteworthy games, scoring from most places near the rim.

ERIC'S TREMENDOUS GAMES:

Eric has scored over 20 points in most of his regular season game. His biggest game was eye opening. He ripped off 53 points to help his team defeat Mercy Academy.

According to his AAU coach Matt Pauls of Team NJABC, Fanning also pulled down 16 rebounds in his best game of his career.

RECRUITING INTEREST:

Boston University, Georgia Southern, Quinnipiac, Stony Brook, Army, Citadel, Tulane, St. Francis (PA), Colgate, and Drexel.

PREVIOUSLY REPORTED:

Eric did take an unofficial 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).

Fanning is a member of the 2012 class, a current junior.

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.


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