Meet the Boilermaker ... Errick Peck

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Errick Peck will give the Boilermakers versatility and experience in the lineup.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM
Errick Peck will give the Boilermakers versatility and experience in the lineup.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM

Oct. 9, 2013

Peck Photo Gallery (Practice | Sept. 28, 2013)

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Meet Purdue men's basketball player Errick Peck. Carter is in his first year with the Boilermaker basketball program after transferring from Cornell. He is a 6-6, 223-pound Indianapolis native who has scored 680 points, grabbed 281 rebounds and dished out 93 assists in 87 career games.

Interests / Hobbies: Bowling, Cooking, watching ESPN and movies

Nickname: None

One word to describe my game: Versatile

Major: Communications (graduated from Cornell with degree in communications / public relations)

Best Concert I Ever Attended: Nelly at Cornell Slope Day (2011)

Best Player I Ever Faced and When: Rolandon Finch in sixth grade

Best Friend From Another Team: Trace Cureton (Sinclair Community College)

Three Players on my Dream Team: Michael Jordan, Oscar Robertson and Shaq in his prime

Team I'd Like to See Added to the Schedule and Why: Cornell because I played there

Toughest Place I've Ever Played: Cameron Indoor Stadium (Duke)

Magazine Cover I'd Like to Be On: Forbes

Magazine Cover I'd Like to Be On: Reggie Wayne

If I could trade places with one teammate for a day, it would be: A.J. Hammons, simply because of his height

If I could be Coach Painter for a day, I would: Sit in my house all day and relax

Person I'd Like to Have Dinner With (dead or alive): Jesus Christ

Place I'd Like to Visit: Monaco

Best Part About Purdue: The size of the campus

Best Moment at Purdue: To be determined

My First Memory of Basketball: Douglass Park league in Indianapolis when I was five

My Dream Job is: Making a lot of money while helping my fellow man

I Would Have Liked to Have Witnessed: Jesus Christ speak in person during his time on Earth

My Hometown is Famous For: The Indianapolis 500, Indiana Black Expo and the Colts and Pacers

Favorite Musical Artist: Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar

Song I Have To Listen To Before Games: Heart of the City by Jay Z

Favorite Food: Crab Legs

Favorite Sports Movie: Any Given Sunday

Favorite TV Show: Californication

Favorite Pro Athlete in Different Sport: Peyton Manning

Favorite Pro Sports Team: New York Knicks

Favorite Website: wimp.com

Player to Surprise People Most This Year: Errick Peck

Player That Will Be a Head Coach Someday: Jon McKeeman

Player With Strongest Accent: Anfernee Brown

Player That Wants to be a Reality TV Star: Ronnie Johnson

Most Competitive Player: Sterling Carter

Player That Dresses The Best: Sterling Carter

Best Trash-Talker: Travis Carroll

Best Singer: Jay Simpson

Best Dancer: Jay Simpson

Player I Would Not Want to Get in a Fight With: Bryson Scott

Player That Talks About High School Days The Most: Basil Smotherman

Funniest Player: Bryson Scott

Best Dunker: Basil Smotherman

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