As a Recruit
Eric Dailey Jr. was born in South Carolina and is the son of two former basketball players. Eric Dailey attended Western Carolina and TCU, averaging over 10.0 points per game in all four seasons of his career. For his career, he averaged 11.7 points and 8.7 rebounds. Shell Dailey played basketball at Texas. Dailey is a big fan of music and creates his own beats. She later became the head coach at TCU and worked as an assistant coach at Texas A&M, South Carolina and Florida. She also served as an assistant for the WNBA San Antonio Silver Stars, becoming interim head coach twice. She is now the head coach at IMG Academy. Eric Dailey Jr. has won gold medals with Team USA at the 2022 FIBA U18 Americas Championship and 2021 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup.