Former East T-Bird, LCCC Golden Eagle Erik Oliver signs with Division I South Dakota

Published: Apr. 28, 2021 at 1:32 AM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (LCCC Athletics) - Golden Eagles’ leading scorer Erik Oliver has signed to play at the NCAA Division I level at the University of South Dakota next season.

Oliver led the Golden Eagles with 20.9 points per game, helping LCCC to a Region IX North crown. The sophomore guard finished fifth in the country with 480 points scored.

The former Cheyenne East product played in 51 career games for the Golden Eagles, all starts, and averaged 20.3 points per game, and finished fifth all-time in scoring, finishing with 1033 career points.

Oliver set the record for most points in a single game, scoring 51 points vs Northwest on January 29, 2020.

The University of South Dakota is located in Vermillion, South Dakota, and plays in the Summit League.

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