|2 James Dillard
Athletic guard that will add depth on the perimeter ... Has four years of basketball playing eligibility remaining after running track as a true freshman at ECU last season ... Originally signed a basketball scholarship with USC Spartanburg, but was given his release to run track and ECU.
Averaged 16.4 points per game as a senior at Apex High School in 2004-05 ... Helped the Cougars to a 25-3 record that season and a Tri-Seven 4A Conference title ... Selected to play in the 2005 North Carolina High School Coaches Association East-West All-Star Game ... Two-year letterman ... Coached by David Neal ... An all-state track & field performer.
Born July 6, 1987 in Raleigh, N.C. ... Parents are Tamara and Michael Leach ... Academic major is undeclared.