NC State’s Eric Lockett charged with assault

According to court records, NC State guard Eric Lockett has been charged with assault. Lockett, 23, was not in uniform for NC State’s game Wednesday night against Syracuse. During a fight at his apartment on Tuesday, he hit his girlfriend, per arrest records.

The 6-foot-5 Lockett is a graduate transfer from Florida International. He has appeared in 22 games during his lone season with the Wolfpack.