Former Temple C Eric signs with Cavaliers

The Cavaliers signed center Micheal Eric on Friday.

Eric, 24, played in 101 games – including 68 starts – at Temple,

averaging 6.0 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.1 blocks across 16.9

minutes per game.

As a senior in 2011-12, he played in 19 games and averaged 9.0

points, and also led the team in rebounding (8.8).

The 6-foot-11, 240-pound native of Nigeria played in five games

with the Cavaliers during the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las

Vegas.