|After High School Murdock then played at Providence College, and held several school records at the time of his graduation,
including most career steals (376, also an NCAA record that held until 2002), most points in conference games in a season (435, also a Big East record),
most points in a game (48, another Big East record) and most free throws in a season (238). His skills at PC earned him the nickname "the Man of Steal."
Murdock played 9 seasons in the NBA from 1991-2000. He played for the Jazz, Milwaukee Bucks, Vancouver Grizzlies, Denver Nuggets, Miami Heat, New Jersey Nets and Los Angeles Clippers. His best year as a pro came during the 1993-94 season as a member of the Bucks, appearing in 82 games (76 starts) and averaging 15.3 ppg.
In his NBA career, Murdock played in 508 games and scored a total of 5,118 points.
He has also played in Italy for Teamsystem Bologna (1996–1997, reached the Italian Championship finals) and Virtus Bologna (2002–2003).
|Above Eric Murdock, along with Mike Grosso, and Glen Snape have their numbers retired by Bridgewater-Raritan High School|