18th overall pick in 2010 NBA Draft (Oklahoma City Thunder)
"Eric is one the fastest players I've ever coached. His length (78" wingspan) and outstanding leaping ability (40" vertical) allow him to play bigger than listed. He's a true competitor and I expect him to contribute right away as a freshman." - John Calipari
High School Averaged 20.3 points, 9.4 rebounds and 11.5 assists per game his senior season ... Helped lead Parker High School to a 5A state championship runner-up finish in 2009 ... Participated in the 2009 Wazoo Sports Derby Festival Basketball Classic presented by Papajohns.com ... Named No. 1 Super Senior by Birmingham News... Ranked the third-best point guard in the country and 23rd overall by Rivals.com.
Personal Son of Maureen Reddick ... Chose Kentucky over Cincinnati, Memphis, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.