Derrico Peck
Derrico  Peck

Graduate Student

Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Etowah H.S.

Last College:
Northeastern University

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 200



Hawks Lace Up for Final Road Game at N.C. A&T

Eastern Shore has yet to win true road game this season


Hawks Open Tar Heel Swing at N.C. Central

Eagles narrowly clipped Hawks 63-60 at Hytche Center last month


Hawks Close Out Home-Heavy Stretch against Florida A&M

Eastern Shore to play fifth straight game in state of Maryland


Hawks Begin Southern Swing at Savannah State

Eastern Shore has led for 77.4 percent of time in MEAC play


Hawks to Attend Court with Dukes

Eastern Shore begins six-game road stretch at Duquesne


Men's Basketball vs. Hampton, MEAC Quarterfinals, 3/9/17

Logan McIntosh's layup with 11.6 seconds left lifted the No. 5 Hawks to a 68-66 win over the No. 4 Pirates. Eastern Shore moves on to its first MEAC semifinal in 23 years against top-seeded North Carolina Central on Friday night at 6:00.


Men's Basketball vs. N.C. A&T, MEAC First Round, 3/6/17

Down 10 with two minutes before halftime, the Hawks close strong and beat the Aggies for the third time this season, 74-67. Eastern Shore now moves onto the MEAC quarterfinals against Hampton on Thursday.


Men's Basketball vs. Morgan State, 3/2/17

In their final Hytche Center game of the season, the Hawks stage a last-minute comeback to upend the Bears 67-66.


Men's Basketball vs. N.C. A&T, 2/20/17

In a marathon Monday night, Hawks shoot 43-53 (.811) from the free throw line and outlast the Aggies 106-95 in triple overtime.


Men's Basketball vs. South Carolina State, 1/28/17

The Hawks score 48 points in the second half to bludgeon the Bulldogs 92-69 and win their third straight.


Hawks win streak snapped by Tigers

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore battled back from as many as 13 points down, took its first lead of the second half with just over 9 minutes to go and held the lead (75-74) as late as the 5:15 mark of the second half on Monday against Savannah State. But it was the Tigers (10-12, 7-2 MEAC) who came out on top 87-82.


Loss to Howard spoils MEAC home opener

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore fell behind early in its Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference home opener against Howard, holding the lead just once in the first half, 6-4, and trailed by 11 at the break. The Shore fought back in the second half, but fell 74-66.


Hawks top Bulldogs for third straight win

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore got an all-around standout performance from Senior Bakari Copeland (Decatur, Georgia) and what head coach Bobby Collins called "a total game" from his squad on Saturday in a 92-69 win against visiting South Carolina State.


Men's Hoops Bethune-Cookman Road Win

The Hawks used a late comeback to take down the host Wildcats.


Hawks gain first win against Central Penn

The Shore topped Central Penn in the team's final home game of December.

2015-16: Played in all 32 of the team's games, starting four... Reached double digits in scoring three times including a 14-point, 10 rebound performance at home against Central Penn... Averaged 3.8 points and 2.8 rebounds... Led the team with 22 blocked shots...Shot a team-best 76 percent from the field (56-74)...

Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Northeastern University … In May 2015, graduated at age 20 with a 3.08 grade-point-average (GPA).

High School/Club: A three-year lettermen in basketball… Named team Most Valuable Player (MVP) in his senior year… Scored 30 points in his final postseason contest… Graduated with honors… Member of the National Society of High School scholars and the 21st century leadership program.

Personal: Nickname is Rico… Born June 24, 1994 in Atlanta… Son of Derrick and Jamene Peck… Has one brother, Diamond, and a sister, Jeanine… Major is Counselor Education (M. Ed.)… Pre-game routine/superstition is listening to music he produced himself… Plans to continue playing basketball if the opportunity presents itself… Best advice/favorite saying is, “You either work hard now or work hard later. Either way, you are going to work hard in life”… Hobby outside of sports is producing music… Favorite book (author) is The Secrete by Rhonda Byrne… Favorite movie is Straight Outta Compton… Personal best sports moment is helping Northeastern defeat Georgetown in the 2013 Puerto Rico Tipoff… Most influential people are his parents… Personal best non-athletic accomplishment is being a great example for children… Personal athletic goal for the season is winning defensive player of the year… Personal athletic goal before graduating is being a lockdown defender with abilities to score… Rico was born in Burbank, California… He makes beats, favorite color is red, and he wants to lead by example on and off the court.

Total 3-Point Free Throws Rebounds Scoring
Season GP-GS Min/Avg fg-fga pct fg-fga pct ft-fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast to blk stl pts avg
2015-16 32-4 489/15.3 56-74 .757 0-0 .000 9-19 .474 37 53 90 2.8 66 0 28 25 22 22 121 3.8
TOTAL 32-4 489/15.3 56-74 .757 0-0 .000 9-19 .474 37 53 90 2.8 66 0 28 25 22 22 121 3.8

Derrico Peck goes strong for a dunk at Howard.

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