Waves Host Highlanders in Home Opener Monday
New Look Waves Open 2012-13 Regular Season At UC Davis November 9
2011-12/SOPHOMORE: Did not play.
2010-11/FRESHMAN: Played 47 minutes in nine games as a freshman for George Washington ... Averaged 0.9 points on 2-of-4 shooting and 0.9 rebounds in 5.2 minutes ... Season-high four points, one steal and 13 minutes in victory over Stony Brook (12/11) ... Two points and two rebounds at Miami (12/28).
CLUB: Played for North Carolina AAU championship teams in 2006 (NC Comets), 2007 (NC Flight) and 2009 (Rise 2009) ... Helped AAU squads to 9th-place finish at 2006 and 2007 AAU National Championships.
PERSONAL: Given name is Erica Chantel Chandler ... Born in Bellflower, raised in Charlotte, N.C. ... Sociology major ... Daughter of Frank and Carla Chandler ... Sister to Ryan and Tyson Chandler ... Father, Frank, played basketball at UC Irvine; brother, Tyson, is an Olympic Gold Medalist and was named the 2012 NBA Defensive Player of the Year as a member of the New York Knicks ... Chose Pepperdine for the great school and the quality of the basketball program and coaching staff.
FAVORITES: Tyson Chandler (pro athlete); New York Knicks (pro team); Tears of a Tiger Trilogy (book); Wizard of Oz (movie); Pretty Little Liars (TV show); Nicki Minaj (musical artist); mom's spaghetti (food); dance (sport other than basketball) ... Lists finishing in the top-10 in the national championships as top athletic moment ... Names Jackie Robinson as her biggest sports hero ... Loves basketball for the competition, the way winning feels and the sisterhood ... Says swimming with sharks and stingrays in open water was one of her top moments.