Seminoles travel to Gainesville for annual game against Gators.
Florida State 86, Miami 67
ON SWANN: One of the most athletic players and top long range shooters in school history who finished his career ranked among the all-time school leaders in six different categories...he is among the all-time Seminole leaders with his name written prominently in the Florida State record book and ranked among the all-time top 25 in 3-point field goals made (172 / fifth), 3-point field goals attempted (456 / fifth), 3-point field goal shooting percentage (.377 / eighth), assists (328 / 11th), steals (139 / tied for 11th) and free throw shooting percentage (.761 / tied for 25th)...is ranked 35th in school history in scoring with 1,053 career points...made an NIT and near-school-record nine 3-point field goals against Mississippi State in the quarterfinal round of the 2007 MasterCard NIT...his performance from beyond the arc allowed him to score a career-high 31 points...averaged a career-high 10.3 points per game as a junior...one of college basketball's highlight dunks of the 2005-06 season came in the second round of the NIT against South Carolina...Swann earned a steal in front of the South Carolina bench, sprinted down court past the Seminole coaching staff and players and rose up over the Gamecock defenders as he took off from outside the paint for an emphatic, rim rocking, athletic dunk that brought the crowd to its delighted feet in the Donald L. Tucker Center...was the No. 1 Play of the Day on ESPN's SportsCenter that night and for the entire day after the game...benefited during his first season by a switch from the point guard position to the shooting guard position...switch was made during Florida State's game at Massachusetts (Feb. 15, 2005) and was a positive move for Swann and the Seminoles' offense...an athletic, left-handed point guard who is capable of putting up big numbers...ranked No. 34 on the Rivals.com list of the nation's top 150 high school players entering the college ranks this season...also rated by Rivals as the ninth-best shooting guard in the 2004 freshman class...was ranked as the fifth-best fifth-year prep player by Rivals entering his only year at Hargrave Military Academy...named the fifth-best player at the Nike All-Star camp during the summer of 2003...played for the East Team at the U.S. Olympic Developmental Festival also during the summer of 2003...shared the award as the Seminoles' top steals man with Todd Galloway at the Seminoles' 2006 Honors Banquet...earned the Otto Petty Award as the Seminoles' leader in assists at the 2007 Florida State basketball banquet...earned the awards as the Seminoles' top 3-point shooter and the top free throw shooter at Florida State's Honors Banquet in 2008...
AS A SENIOR (2008): Averaged a career-high 11.8 points (third on the team), 2.8 assists (second), 1.1 steals (fourth) and 3.1 rebounds (sixth) while making 54 3-point shots (second) and shooting a career-high .840 from the free throw line (first)...was in the midst of his finest season when he injured his left knee against Miami on Feb. 6 to put an premature end to his season and his collegiate career...tore the ACL in his left knee in the second half of the Seminoles' victory over the Hurricanes and was lost for the season...surpassed the 1,000 career point scored mark against Wake Forest on Jan. 20, 2008 and finished his career ranked 35th in school history in career scoring with 1,035 points...tied his ACC career-high of four 3-point field goals against North Carolina (Feb. 3) and ranked fourth in the ACC with a single-season career-high 2.3 shots made per game from the bonusphere when he was injured against Miami on Feb. 6...made at least one 3-point shot in all but four games in 2007-08 and has made multiple 3-point shots in 15 of the Seminoles' 23 games that he played in...Swann made 54 3-point shots in 2007-08 and was quickly approaching his personal single-season career-high of 68 which he made as a junior...earned All-Tournament team honors at the Glenn Wilkes Classic in Daytona Beach as he averaged 18.0 points and 3.4 assists while shooting .500 from the 3-point line (10-of-20) and a perfect 1.000 percent from the free throw line (12-of-12)...he scored 28 points in the Seminoles' victory over UAB (Nov. 16), 11 points against Cleveland State (Nov. 17) and 15 points against USF (Nov. 18)...came within one made free throw of tying the Seminoles' all-time record of 33 consecutive free throws made in a career...made all 27 of his free throw attempts in the first nine games of the 2007-08 season and dating back to the Seminoles' game at Maryland on Feb. 21, 2007, he had made 32 consecutive free throws...Swann was a perfect eight-of-eight from the free throw line against Georgia Southern (Nov. 12) and was a perfect two-of-two from the free throw line against Florida - both shots were awarded after a technical foul was called against the Gator's Walter Hodge...he began his senior season perfect from the free throw line against Georgia Southern, UAB (four-of-four), Cleveland State (six-of-six), USF (two-of-two), Georgia State (three-of-three), Florida and Minnesota (two-of-two) before missing his first attempt against Samford (Dec. 2)...double figure scoring in seven of the first eight games of the season and was the Seminoles' team leader in scoring (131 points / 16.4 ppg), field goals made (39), field goal shooting percentage (.517), 3-point field goals made (26), 3-point field goals attempted (52), 3-point field goal shooting percentage (.500), free throws made (27), free throws attempted (27), free throw shooting percentage (1.000), assists (30 / 3.8 apg) and minutes played (271 minutes / 33.9 mpg) through the eight games of the season...averaged 14.0 points and was a perfect 1.000 percent (14-of-14) from the free throw line in five games against teams that played in the NIT (UAB, Cleveland State, Florida, Minnesota and Virginia Tech)...averaged 9.8 points and made nine 3-point field goals in five games against teams that played in the NCAA Tournament (Butler, Clemson, Duke, North Carolina and Clemson)...ranked third on the team with a career-high three 20+ point scoring games (25 vs. Georgia Southern, Nov. 12; 28 vs. UAB, Nov. 16 and 22 vs. Maine)...led Florida State in scoring three times as a senior (25 vs. Georgia Southern; 28 vs. UAB and 22 vs. Maine) while topping the team in rebounds four times (4 vs. Nicholls State, Nov. 9 and 9 vs. Samford, Dec. 2, 2007...Florida State's was 3-1 against archrival Florida during his career with two wins in Tallahassee and one in Gainesville...(vs. Boston College): did not play in Florida State's only game of the season against Boston College (Feb. 23) after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee against Miami on Feb. 6...(vs. Clemson): scored 16 points and was credited with five assists in one game against NCAA Tournament participant Clemson during the 2007-08 season...played in only one game against the Tigers (Jan. 12) as he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee on Feb. 6 against Miami...was one of three players who scored 16 points or more as the Seminoles traveled to play at Clemson...his 16 points came on six of 10 made field goals and three of five made shots from the 3-point arc...his five assists against the Tigers were tied for game-high honors...scored 12 second-half points to lead Florida State back from as much as a 12-point deficit to take a lead late in the second half...the Seminoles trailed 28-25 at the intermission...scored eight of Florida State's first 13 points of the second half to pull Florida State to within 39-38 with 15:12 remaining in regulation...pulled the Seminoles to within two on a 3-pointer with 4:51 remaining and gave the Seminoles a 62-61 lead with a jumper just inside the paint at the 3:58 mark...Florida State had a 67-64 lead before Clemson's Trevor Booker sent the game into overtime with a bank-shot 3-pointer at the buzzer...the Tigers sent the game into the second overtime on a second last-second shot before winning the game, 97-85, in two overtime periods...(vs. Duke): scored nine points and pulled down three rebounds in the Seminoles' only game against Duke during his senior season...led Florida State with nine first half points as the Seminoles played host to Duke in Tallahassee (Jan. 16)...four points early in the first half including a jumper at the 11:05 mark to pull the Seminoles to within one at 14-13...Duke rallied from a late deficit to gain the 70-57 victory...(vs. Georgia Tech): scored four points in 30 minutes and was instrumental in Florida State's victory over Georgia Tech in the only game of the 2007-08 season between the Seminoles and the Yellow Jackets...set the tone for Florida State and put the Seminoles on their way to gaining the ACC road win with the first basket of the game only 10 seconds into the contest...his next two points (on two free throws) came with 4:30 left in the victory to put Florida State up 57-55...the Seminoles' victory over Georgia Tech in Atlanta was the first for Head Coach Leonard Hamilton...Florida State played with one of its' smallest ever lineups as post players Julian Vaughn, Ryan Reid and Solomon Alabi were not available to play in the game...(vs. Maryland): did not play in Florida State's only game of the season against Maryland (Feb. 16) after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee against Miami on Feb. 6...(vs. Miami): scored six points and pulled down two rebounds in 10 minutes played as the Seminoles defeated Miami in Coral Gables 62-55...was injured in the first half as he went up in the paint on a shot attempt and tore the ACL in his left knee as he went up awkwardly...the injury ended his season...came off the bench before the injury in the game to spark the Seminoles to the victory...a four-point play on a 3-point shot and the ensuing free throw gave Florida State a 15-14 lead the 6:28 mark of the first half...a jumper at the 5:29 mark put Florida State up again, 17-16...an assist on a Toney Douglas 3-point shot once again put Florida State up 20-18 with 4:52 left...injured his knee at the 3:52 mark of the half with the score tied a 20-20...Florida State won the game 62-55 after a 10-5 jolt at the end of the first half gave the Seminoles the lead for good...(vs. North Carolina): scored 12 points and earned three assists and three steals as the Seminoles played host to the NCAA Tournament No. 1 seed North Carolina in Tallahassee (Feb. 3) in his only game against the Tar Heels during his senior season...was one of three Florida State players in double figure scoring as the Tar Heels defeated the Seminoles in overtime 84-73...did the bulk of his damage in the first half with nine points, three steals and two assists...made four shots during the game with all four coming from long range including three in the first half...each of his first half shots from the bonusphere helped Florida State recover from as much as a seven-point deficit to take a lead as halftime approached in the nationally televised game...his first at the 10:11 mark pulled the Seminoles to within three at 15-12...his second pulled the Seminoles to within three once again at 24-21 at the 5:06 mark...his third hit the trifecta and put the Seminoles up 29-25 with 2:57 left before intermission...two assists and two steals in the first half led directly to six Florida State points...(vs. NC State): scored 10 points and pulled down four rebounds in his only appearance against NC State during the 2007-08 season...also earned two assists and one steal as the Seminoles played host to the Wolfpack in Tallahassee (Jan. 26)...scored six first half points as the Seminoles sprinted to a 31-19 lead with just over five minutes remaining in the first half...made a pair of 3-point shots as the Seminoles moved way ahead in the games first 15 minutes...a 3-pointer tied the game at 7-7 with just under four minutes played and another shot from ling range put Florida State up 31-19 with 5:08 left in the first half...scored four second half points including a jumper with 1:48 remaining to give Florida State a late 64-62 lead...the Wolfpack recovered to earn the 69-66 win as Courtney Fells banked home a 3-point shot to tie the game at 66-66 with under a minutes remaining and scored the final three points of the game to steal the win...(vs. Virginia): scored 16 points and added three rebounds and three assists off the bench as Florida State played host to Virginia in Tallahassee in the only meeting of his senior season between the two teams (Jan.. 23)...scored the final four points of the game in the Seminoles' 69-67 victory - all from the free throw line - as Florida State won their second ACC game of the season...to take if even further - he scored seven of the Seminoles final nine points of the game as Florida State recovered from a 10-point deficit with 8:58 remaining in the game...all of his nine second half points came in the last 5:46 of the second half...he scored a lay-up with 5:46 to bring the score to 58-53 in favor of the visiting Cavaliers...he then tied the game at 60-60 with a 3-point shot at the 2:29 mark and closed out the victory with four free throws...one free throw put Florida State up 66-62 with 27 seconds left...two free throws put the Seminoles up by for again at 68-64 with 12 seconds left and a free throw with four ticks left made it a two possession game...scored seven first half points - all within a 34 second span - as the Seminoles recovered from their first 10-point deficit of the game to take a 31-28 halftime lead...made a 3-pointer at the 11:10 mark to pull Florida State to within four at 15-11 and was fouled on the play...he hit the ensuring free throw shot to bring the score to 15-12...he tied the game at 15-15 on another 3-point shot at the 10:36 mark...his flurry allowed the Seminoles to close the half on a 23-13 run and take the momentum and the lead in the intermission...(vs. Virginia Tech): scored eight points and pulled down one rebound in 25 minutes played as the Seminoles took NIT participant Virginia Tech to the brink on the road in Blacksburg in the only meeting of the season between the two teams (Jan. 29)...scored two points in the first half and six in the second as the Seminoles nearly pulled off one of the largest comebacks in school history...Florida State trailed by 18 (42-24) at the intermission and fought back to get to within five late in the second half...Swann scored two momentum changing 3-point in the second half as they scored a season-high 56 points in the final 20 minutes of the game...his first shot from the bonusphere cut the deficit to 11 with 11:02 left in the game...his second cut the deficit to six with under one minute remaining...the Hokies won the game 89-80 despite being outscored 56-47 in the second half...(vs. Wake Forest): totaled six points and two rebounds in 24 minutes as the Seminoles traveled to play at Wake Forest...the game in Winston-Salem was the only game he played against the Demon Deacons during his senior season...all six of his points came in the second half as the Seminoles worked to gain the win after holding a 31-28 halftime lead...the home standing Deacons won the game, 74-57...(vs. Akron in the NIT): did not play against Akron in the NIT (March 18) after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee against Miami on Feb. 6...(in the Wilkes Classic): Named to the All-Tournament team at the Glenn Wilkes Classic as he averaged 18.0 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists in three games...he made 10 of 20 shots from long range including a season-high six in the Seminoles' victory over UAB (Nov. 16)...was also a perfect 12 of 12 from the free throw in the three-game series...enjoyed one of the best shooting nights of his career as he scored 28 points and pulled down four rebounds in the Seminoles' victory over UAB...he scored his season-high of 28 points as he made his season-high of six 3-point field goals...he was a one-man wrecking crew in the second half as he scored 25 points on five made 3-point field goals, three made two point field goals and was a perfect four-of-four from the free throw line...made three consecutive 3-pont shots in the span of 1:09 in the second half that sent the Seminoles to the win...hit from long range to break a 52-52 tie at the 11:52 mark...broke another tie at the 11:14 mark with another shot from long range to put Florida State up 58-55...increased the Seminoles' lead to six with a third trifecta at the 10:43 mark to up the Seminoles' lead to 61-55...added two more three point shots in the second half as the Seminoles took the important 78-70 victory at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach...(vs. Florida): scored eight points and tied his career-high with eight assists as the Seminoles defeated NIT participant Florida in Gainesville for the first win of his career on the road against the Gators (Nov. 23)...scored three first half points and five in the second half to propel Florida State to the 65-51 road win over the nationally ranked Gators...in the first half he drained a 3-point shot which gave Florida State a commanding 18-9 lead with 9:39 left until intermission...credited with six assists that led to 13 points in the first half as the Seminoles took as much as a 19-point lead in the first 20 minutes of the game...added five second half points and two assists in the second half as the Seminoles held a double-digit lead throughout the final 20 minutes of the game to gain the victory...
AS A JUNIOR (2007): Averaged a career-high 10.3 points (tied for third on the team), a career-high 3.1 assists (first), 1.2 steals (second), made a career-high 68 3-point field goals (first), shot a career-high .410 from the 3-point arc (second) while averaging 27.9 minutes played per game and playing in a career-high 35 games as a junior...his 68 3-point field goals made ranks as the 11th highest single-season total in Florida State history...made a near school-record nine 3-point field goals against Mississippi State in the quarterfinal round of the 2007 NIT - one off the single-game school record of 10 by George McCloud at La Salle on Feb. 23, 1989...his career-high shooting performance against the Bulldogs was one of the greatest in school history and nearly carried the Seminoles into the NIT semifinals...his nine 3-point field goals is a single-game record for an NIT game... finished tied for sixth in the ACC in total 3-point field goals made (68) and seventh in the ACC in 3-point field goals made (1.94) per game as a junior...scored in double figures a career-high 18 times as a junior including during a career-high 10 of 16 ACC games...led Florida State in scoring three times - against Georgia Tech at home (Feb. 13), against Michigan in the NIT (March 15) and at Mississippi State in the NIT (March 20)...scored or averaged double figures against eight of the 11 ACC opponents during his junior season including a 14.0 points per game average in two games against Georgia Tech...was one of seven players who played in all 35 games and one of only four Seminoles who started 34 or more games during the 2006-07 season...missed only one start during his junior season and missed only one start during his sophomore season as a member of the Seminoles' starting line-up as a sophomore and a junior...made nearly 30 percent of the Seminoles' team total of 3-point shots (68 of 237) as Florida State ranked third in the ACC in 3-point field goal percentages and third in the ACC on total 3-point field goals made...ranked second on the team in steals with 43 to mark the second consecutive season he had earned at least 43 steals...(vs. Boston College): averaged 13.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Boston College...shot well from the field with a .688 shooting percentage (11-of-16) and .500 from the 3-point line (four-of-eight) and had 12 assists and only four turnovers in 59 minutes in the two games against the Eagles...scored 13 points and tied his season-high with seven assists as Florida State traveled to play at Boston College (Jan. 23)...led the Seminoles with 10 first-half points as they led by as many as five points and were tied at the intermission...scored five of the Seminoles' final seven points of the half to help forge the 41-41 tie...a second half 3-point shot with 12:36 remaining in the game gave the Seminoles another lead 58-56 as they tried to gain the ACC road victory...the Eagles rallied to win the game 85-82 on a buzzer-beating 3-point shot by Sean Marshall...13 points also scored in the second meeting between the two teams as the Seminoles and the Eagles met in Tallahassee (Feb. 11)...totaled seven points in the first half and six in the second as the Eagles and the Seminoles battled in a tight game at Boston College for the second consecutive time...totaled four points on two field goals in a 30-second span to give Florida State a 56-54 lead with 9:41 remaining in the game...an assist on a Jason Rich jumper gave the Seminoles a 64-60 lead with 3:23 left...Boston College won the game 68-67 on a jumper by Tyrelle Blair with five seconds on the clock...(vs. Clemson): averaged 10.0 points and 2.0 rebounds in three games against NIT participant Clemson...shot .467 from the 3-point line (seven-of-15) and averaged 3.7 assists per game in helping Florida State to one win in three games against the Tigers...scored eight points, pulled down two assists and earned two steals as the Seminoles defeated Clemson, 67-66, in the first round of the ACC Tournament at the St. Pete Times Forum (March 8)...began the Seminoles' comeback with a 3-point shot with 6:17 remaining in the game to put them ahead 61-60...his basket began a 9-7 game-ending run that helped Florida State advance to the second round of the event...Swann was then credited with the steal that gave Florida State the ball back with eight seconds remaining and the score tied at 66-66...after a Seminole timeout and a foul by Clemson's K.C. Rivers, All-American Al Thornton hit one free throw with one second left on the clock to lift Florida State to the 67-66 victory...totaled 13 points, five assists and two steals in 32 minutes played as the Seminoles played host to Clemson in Tallahassee (Jan. 3)...led Florida State with 10 points and helped the Seminoles battle back from as much as a 12-point first half deficit to trail by only five (41-36) at the intermission...totaled five points during a quick-hitting 37-second span on a 3-point shot and a jumper to close an eight point first half deficit for Florida State...the Seminoles outscored the Tigers 21-16 in the final 10 minutes of the first half...scored nine points - all in the second half - as he worked hard to pull the Seminoles back into the contest when they played at Clemson (Feb. 7)...Swann's work on the offensive end helped the Seminoles close an 11-point gap and nearly outscore the Tigers, 33-35, in the second half...(vs. Duke): scored zero points and pulled down zero rounds in 13 minutes of play as he was in early foul trouble against Duke in the only game of the season between the Seminoles and the Blue Devils...the Seminoles defeated the Blue Devils, 68-67, to gain Florida State's first-ever win in Cameron Indoor Stadium...took only one shot from the field and had only one assist in the historic victory... (vs. Georgia Tech): averaged 14.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Georgia Tech...shot .500 from the field (eight-of-16) and the 3-point line (five-of-10) and .875 from the free throw line (seven-of-eight) in the regular season series against the Yellow Jackets...scored five points and was credited with four assists as the Seminoles traveled to play the Yellow Jackets in Atlanta (Jan. 13)...led Florida State with his ACC career-high of 23 points in 36 minutes of playing time as the Seminoles played host to Georgia Tech in Tallahassee (Feb. 13)...led the Seminoles with 14 first half points as they took a 35-30 lead at the intermission over the Yellow Jackets...was on fire from the field as he made four-of-five shots from the 3-point line (including a perfect three-of-three from the 3-point arc) and made three of four free throws in scoring a game-high 14 points in the first half...scored eight of his 14 first half points in the last five minutes of the half to help the Seminoles outscore the Yellow Jackets 10-8 to take and hold the halftime advantage...two first half assists led to five Florida State points and one first half steal led to one point in allowing him to account for 20 points in the first half...scored nine of the Seminoles' 22 points in the second half as a scoring drought allowed Georgia Tech to take the lead and the 63-57 road victory...marked one of three times during his junior season that he led the Seminoles in scoring...(vs. Maryland): averaged 13.5 points and 4.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Maryland...shot .800 from the free throw line in the two-game regular season series against the Terps...scored 15 points, pulled down four rebounds, was credited with three assists and earned one steal as the Seminoles played host to Maryland in Tallahassee (Jan. 30)...was one of four Seminoles in double figures in leading Florida State to the 96-79 victory over the Terps...totaled 11 first half points to stake the Seminoles to the 49-46 lead at halftime...five points in a 39 second span by Swann gave Florida State a 31-25 lead with 9:02 remaining in the game...nine points in a 1:59 span between the 9:41 mark and the 7:42 mark gave Florida State breathing room to pull away and win the game...after scoring five points in 39 seconds he added a four-point play on a made 3-point shot and a made free throw after being fouled by Maryland's Mike Jones to push Florida State's lead to 35-29...a second four-point play early in the second half gave the Seminoles a 59-48 lead with 17:30 left in the game and put the Seminoles well on their way to the victory...Swann was fouled by Maryland's D.J. Strawberry on a 3-point shot and made the free throw to complete the rare four-point play for the second time in the game...one of two Seminoles in double-figure scoring with 12 points and four rebounds in 31 minutes of playing time as the team traveled to play at Maryland in the Comcast Center (Feb. 21)...totaled six points in each half with six coming on two 3-points shots and six coming on six free throws...scored six of Florida State's first 11 points on three free throws when he was fouled outside of the arc and on a 3-point shot to help Florida State forge a 31-31 halftime tie...six points in the second half as Maryland earned the 73-55 win...(vs. Miami): averaged 10.5 points and 4.0 rebounds in two games against intra-state rival Miami...had a 9:1 assist:turnover ratio in the two games against the Hurricanes with nine assists and only one turnover in 51 minutes played in the two games...scored 14 points and added four assists as the Seminoles defeated Miami, 86-67, in a game played in Tallahassee (Jan. 20)...tied his ACC career-high with four 3-point field goals as Florida State made 13 of 23 shots as a team from the bonusphere in running their ACC record to 2-3 after losing each of their first three ACC games...Swann was a first-half sparkplug with nine points (on three made 3-point field goals) in leading the Seminoles to a 47-28 lead at halftime...scored seven points including two in overtime as Florida State won in Coral Gables (March 3) for the second consecutive season, 98-90 in overtime...scored three first half points, two second half points and two in overtime in the victory...his two points in the second half were his most important of the game...a made two-point basket with 14 seconds left to play in regulation pulled Florida State to within one at 79-80...the Seminoles were in the midst of a 10-4 regulation ending run in the last 1:21 to tie the game and send it into overtime...after Swann's bucket, a foul by All-American Al Thornton and two free throws by Miami's Keaton Copeland, Seminole sophomore Toney Douglas made a 3-point shot with seven seconds left on the clock to tie the game...Florida State had trailed by as many as 10 with 12:06 remaining and made their best comeback of the season to end the regular season at 19-11 overall and 7-9 in the ACC...(vs. North Carolina): averaged 6.0 points and 1.0 rebound in two games against NCAA Tournament participant North Carolina...scored six points and pulled down two rebounds as Florida State played North Carolina in the quarterfinal round of the ACC Tournament at the St. Pete Times Forum (March 9)...all six points came on a pair of 3-point shots in the second half as North Carolina took the win, 73-58, and advanced on to defeat NC State in the championship game of the tournament...scored six points and earned three assists as the Seminoles traveled to play North Carolina in the Dean Smith Center (Jan. 7)...all six points came on a pair of 3-point shots in the second half as the Tar Heels defeated the Seminoles in the only regular season meeting of the year...(vs. NC State): scored 12 points and pulled down four rebounds in the Seminoles' only game of his junior season against NIT participant NC State...was on fire from the 3-point line as he made four-of five (.800) shots from long range to lead the Seminoles who made 10 3-pointers during the Senior Day win over the Wolfpack...one of four Florida State starters in double figures with 12 points as the Seminoles defeated NC State on Senior Day in Tallahassee (Feb. 24)...tied his ACC games only career-high with four 3-point field goals as Florida State won 78-52 for their largest conference margin of victory of the season...scored the Seminoles' third basket of the game - a 3-pointer - to push Florida State's lead to 8-2 with just over two minutes elapsed...Florida State had taken the lead on a dunk by All-American Al Thornton to begin the game and never looked back to gain the win...a second 3-pointer in the first half with 1:18 left before halftime put the Seminoles' up 39-18...two more shots from long range helped seal Florida State's 18th victory of the season...each of his four field goals against the Wolfpack came from the 3-point line...(vs. Virginia): scored 13 points and pulled down four rebounds in Florida State's only game against NCAA Tournament participant Virginia during the 2006-07 season...shot the basketball well from long range as he made three of seven shots (.429) from the bonusphere as he was playing in the Cavaliers' new home (John Paul Jones Arena) for the first time...made his looks from the field and from long range as he made five of 10 field goal attempts (three-of-seven from 3-point range) and scored 13 points as Florida State nearly rallied to defeat the Cavaliers on the road (Feb. 17)...seven second-half points as Florida State rallied from as much as a 12-point deficit to pull to within three late in the game...a two-point jumper in the paint brought Florida State to within two at 51-49 with 10:09 remaining in the game...an assist to All-American Al Thornton for a lay-up squeezed the Seminoles' deficit to only two at 60-62 with 4:37 left on the clock...Virginia took the win, 73-70 despite the fact that the Seminoles outscored the Cavaliers, 42-39, in the second half...(vs. Virginia Tech): scored eight points and pulled down three rebounds as Florida State defeated NCAA Tournament participant Virginia Tech in the only game between the two teams during the 2006-07 season...all of his points came from the field or the free throw line (none from the 3-point line) as Florida State defeated Virginia Tech, 82-73...Florida State scored the first three points of the game and was tied for only 13 seconds early in the first half and it led for all but those 13 seconds during the game in taking the victory in Tallahassee (Jan. 17)...a jumper late in the first half gave the Seminoles their largest lead of the games first 20 minutes (39-23, 1:31 remaining) in helping them to the 39-23 lead at halftime...helped Florida State close out Virginia tech with four second half points as the Hokies closed to within one mid-way though the half...(vs. Wake Forest): scored 11 points and pulled down two rebounds in the Seminoles' only game against Wake Forest during his junior season...he played 32 minutes and was a perfect three-of-three from the free throw line in the Seminoles' 74-66 victory...one of three Seminoles in double-figure scoring (including a perfect three-of-three from the free throw line) in a non-starting assignment as Florida State defeated Wake Forest, 74-66, in Tallahassee (Jan. 27)...played 32 minutes off the bench in the only game he did not start during his junior season...an important Seminole with six points in the first half as the Demon Deacons led for the majority of the first 20 minutes of the game and were behind, 30-32, at halftime...an important 3-pointer at the 10:24 mark helped the Seminoles inch back into the game and made the score 13-17 with three free throws after being fouled by Harvey Hale brought Florida State to within four at 19-23 with 8:04 remaining in the first half...an early second-half jumper fueled a quick 6-2 opening spurt to put Florida State up 36-34 only one minute into the second half while a late 3-pointer put the Seminoles up by seven at 70-63 with only 29 seconds left in the game...played 17 of the 20 minutes in the second half and finished second in minutes played in the team despite not starting the game...(vs. Toledo, Michigan and Mississippi State in the NIT): averaged 19.3 points and 3.7 rebounds in three games during the 2007 MasterCard NIT...shot well from the field (21-of-33 / 636) and the 3-point line (14-of-22 / .636) while leading the Seminoles with a nearly 20 points per game average as they advanced to the quarterfinals of the event for the first time since 1997...was also a perfect two-of-two (1.000 percent) from the free throw line in the three game set...second on the team in scoring with 12 points and led the team in assists with five in the Seminoles' NIT opening victory over Toledo in Tallahassee (March 13)...got Florida State on the scoreboard with a 3-pointer after the Rockets opened the game by scoring the game's first four points...helped the Seminoles extend their lead with four consecutive points on lay-ups to put Florida State up 22-16 with 9:19 left in the game...the visiting Rockets of the Mid-American conference did not get any closer than five the rest of the way as Florida State advanced to the second-round with the 77-61 victory...tied for game-high scoring honors with 15 points and earned a game-high six assists as the Seminoles won their second round NIT game with an 87-66 victory over Michigan...Swann's 15-point performance was guided by six made field goals with half of them coming from beyond the arc...totaled 11 points in the first half as Florida State rallied from as many as eight points down in the first 20 minutes to own the game with a 41-30 halftime lead...scored only four points but earned five assists in the Seminoles' run-away win in the second half...coupled with his four points, he accounted for 11 points directly on assists and two points directly from one steal for a total of 17 points in the half...one of the program's single-greatest shooting and scoring efforts with a career-high nine 3-point shots and a career-high 31 points in the Seminoles' quarterfinal round NIT game at Mississippi State (March 20)...his nine 3-point field goals ranks as the second-highest single-game 3-point shooting performance in school history...he nearly tied George McCloud's performance of 10 3-point field goals made against La Salle on Feb. 23, 1989...his 31 points marked his career-high and the most points scored in a post-season game by a Seminole since Sam Cassell scored 31 points against Tulane in the NCAA Tournament on March 20, 1993...the four Seminole players who have scored 30 points or more in a postseason game: Ham Wernke (35 points vs. Montana State on March 7, 1955 in the NAIB Nationals), Cassell, Swann and Tony Dawson (30 points vs. Iowa in the NCAA Tournament on March 18, 1988)...his nine 3-point field goals are a single-game record for a postseason NIT game...was five-of-six from long range for 19 points in the first half and four-of-seven for 12 points in the second half...scored 27 of his 31 points from the 3-point line to go along with one first-half field goal and two first-half free throws...played his career-high of 39 minutes in the game against the Bulldogs on the road...Mississippi State won the game, 86-71, to advance to the semifinals of the NIT...(vs. Florida): scored 11 points and pulled down three rebounds to go along with one assist and one steal in 33 minutes of play against the NCAA Tournament Champion Gators...totaled eight second-half points as Florida State became one of only five teams to defeat Florida during the season with a 70-66 victory in Tallahassee (Dec. 3)...did his damage in bunches to help the Seminoles to the victory...a jumper with 17:10 left in the game put Florida State ahead, 42-35...made all three ends of a three-shot foul after he was fouled by Al Horford to send the Seminoles advantage to 10 at 48-38 with 15:20 remaining...a traditional 3-point shot with 8:43 remaining gave Florida State a 15 point bulge at 58-43 with 8:43 left on the clock...each of his 11 points were important as the Gators closed their deficit to two points with under one minute remaining before the Seminoles closed out the game on two late free throws by All-American Al Thornton...
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006): Averaged 8.5 points (fourth on the team), 2.9 assists (second) 2.1 rebounds (sixth), a career-high 1.6 steals (third) and made a 33 3-point field goals (second)...ranked second on the team with 33 3-point shots made and led the team with 100 3-point shots attempted...started 29 of Florida State's 30 games during the season with his only non-start coming on Senior Day when he gave way to Andrew Wilson in the starting lineup in the Seminoles' program-building victory over No. 1 ranked Duke in Tallahassee...ranked second on the team in both assists (career-high 87) and steals (career-high 47)...his 47 steals ranked as the fifth highest total by a Florida State sophomore in school history while his 33 3-point field goals is the third highest in school history by a second-year player...scored in doubles figures 10 times as a sophomore as compared to five times as a freshman...scored in double figures six times in ACC play and against South Carolina in the second round of the NIT...scored his season-high of 19 points against North Carolina in Tallahassee (Jan. 22)...was one of two times during the season he led the Seminoles in scoring...also led Florida State in scoring with 16 points against Nebraska in the Orange Bowl Classic (Dec. 31) and was in contention for MVP honors throughout the game...scored 16 points in the Seminoles' victory over Nebraska in the Orange Bowl Classic...his 16 points earned him game-high scoring honors in leading the Seminoles over Big 12 member Nebraska at the Orange Bowl Classic in Sunrise, Fla...scored 12 points, had two rebounds, two assists and two steals in 21 minutes against Purdue Nov. 29...the Seminoles defeated the Boilermakers, 97-57, in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge - marking the largest margin of victory in the eight-year history of the challenge...totaled nine points, three rebounds, three assists and four steals against Jacksonville (Nov. 19) as he earned his first career start...averaged 9.2 points in the 13 games Florida State played against its opponents who played in the NIT (13 teams)...(vs. Boston College): scored 14 points, pulled down seven rebounds and had a career-high eight assists in a near triple-double as the Seminoles traveled to play at Boston College as ACC members for the first time (Jan. 14)...led the Seminoles in rebounding with a career-high seven in 30 minutes of play...nearly helped the Seminoles earn the improbable victory before falling in the final seconds, 90-87...started Florida State's game-ending 21-10 run in the final 5:11 of the game as Florida State closed the gap from 14 (66-80) to two (87-89) with one second remaining on the clock...scored five points in the final five minutes in leading the late-game assault on the Eagles...an old-fashioned three-point play drew the Seminoles to within 11 at 80-69 and a lay-up with 4:35 remaining brought Florida State to within 10 at 81-71...Florida State closed the gap to as little as two but were unable to retake the lead after owning as much as an 11-point advantage in the first half...(vs. Clemson): averaged 7.0 points and 0.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Clemson...scored six points and recorded two assists as the Seminoles traveled to play at Clemson (Jan. 4)...scored four of his points in the second half as the Seminoles recovered from a first-half deficit to trail by only six points at the intermission...totaled eight points in 19 minutes to lead Florida State past Clemson, 69-59, in Tallahassee...six of his eight points came in the second half as the Seminoles pulled away to earn their fourth ACC win of the season and even their conference record at 4-4...was a perfect four-of-four from the free throw line in the final two minutes to help secure the Seminoles' victory...purposely fouled by Clemson with 1:59 left on the clock and made two free throws to extend Florida State's lead to 65-53...fouled again when the ball came into his hands with 0:58 left in the game and was again perfect on two shots to put the Seminoles up 10 at 69-59...he scored four of the Seminoles final six points of the game and gave Florida State its final winning margin of the game...(vs. Duke): averaged 2.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Duke...scored two points and pulled down six rebounds as the Seminoles nearly knocked off No. 2 ranked Duke in Durham (Feb. 4)...took the Blue Devils into overtime before falling in Cameron Indoor Stadium, 97-96...his only two points came in the first half and gave Florida State a 19-16 lead on its way to a 45-43 lead at halftime...scored two points, pulled down one rebound and had one steal in 15 minutes of play in helping Florida State to the monumental victory over No. 1 ranked Duke in Tallahassee (March 1)...lone basket of the game came with 11:34 remaining in the game and drew the Seminoles to within five at 48-53...his jumper was the start of a 33-21 game-ending run which lifted Florida State to the incredible 79-74 victory...(vs. Georgia Tech): scored 13 points, pulled down three rebounds and had four assists and four steals in leading Florida State past Georgia Tech in the only game between the two teams during the season...led Florida State with eight points in the first half to help the Seminoles hang close to the Yellow Jackets who scored 43 points and shot 56 percent from the field to lead by four at the intermission...made two free throws with 37 seconds left in the first half to pull the Seminoles to within four (43-39) at the break...his free throws were set up by Swann himself as he earned a steal and was fouled by Tech's Mario West in being sent to the line...once again began the game-winning and game-ending Seminole scoring run with a three-point play to close the score to a seven-point deficit (65-72) with 5:18 left in the game...Swann scored on a lay-up, was fouled by Theodis Tarver and made the ensuing free throw to begin Florida State's game-winning run...starting with Swann's three-point play, Florida State outscored Georgia Tech, 18-7, in winning the game on Andrew Wilson's 3-point shot with 1:32 remaining...the Seminoles improved to 14-6 overall and 5-5 in the ACC with the victory...(vs. Maryland): totaled 12 points, 2 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals in the Seminoles' 71-60 victory over NIT participant Maryland in the only meeting of the season between the two teams...seven points, including four in a two minute span early in the first half, enabled Florida State to lead by as many as 14 in the first half...made a season-high five free throws (all in the first half) including two to put the Seminoles up 13 (34-21) with 5:42 left in the first half...Florida State led 37-37 at halftime...a 3-point shot early in the second half put Florida State up by 14 (49-35) with 14:36 left to play at Florida State cruised to the victory from there...(vs. Miami): averaged 6.5 points, 4.5 assists and 1.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Miami...scored nine points and handed out four assists as the Seminoles and Hurricanes played into overtime in Tallahassee (Jan. 29) with the `Canes stealing an 84-78 win...scored three points in the first half, three in the second half and three in the overtime period...his second half 3-pointer tied the game at 65-65 with 2:10 remaining in regulation time...his 3-point shot began a 7-4 game-ending run that allowed the Seminoles to tie the game and send it into overtime...his 3-pointer in overtime brought Florida State to within one at 78-79 with 1:01 left in the game...the Seminoles had trailed by as many as five in the overtime before Swann's shot brought them within winning distance...Miami, though, scored the final five points of the game to take the victory...scored four points and was credited with five assists as the Seminoles won their ACC regular season finale, 67-64, in Coral Gables (March 5)...all four points came in the first half as Florida State built 35-30 halftime lead...a basket with 2:42 remaining in the first half put the Seminoles up 30-26...all five of his assists came in the first half and led to 11 Seminole points...along with his four points, Swann was directly responsible for 15 of the Seminoles' 35 points in the first half...Florida State won the game to finish its regular season with a 19-8 record and a 9-7 ACC record which was good for fifth place in the ACC standings...(vs. North Carolina): scored his season-high of 19 points, was credited with five assists and earned four steals against NCAA Tournament participant North Carolina in Tallahassee (Jan. 22)...his performance came in the Seminoles' only game against the Tar Heels during the 2005-06 season...scored 17 points in the first half in leading Florida State to an eight-point, 50-42, lead at halftime...Swann scored on six-of-seven shots from the field (including three-of-four from 3-point range) to go along with two-of-three free throws in the first half...the 17 first half points tied his career-best scoring record for a single game and his two points in the second half for a total of 19 allowed him to set a new personal scoring record...reached double figures (10 points) at the 13:00 minute mark of the first half - the quickest he had scored 10 or more points in a collegiate game...his 10 points helped Florida State take a 22-11 lead with his 3-point shot capping an incredible 12-0 run that seemingly put the Seminoles in the drivers seat for the ACC victory...four consecutive points only minutes later in a span of 16 seconds on a lay-up (to make the score 29-20), a steal and a dunk (to make the score 31-20)...North Carolina outscored the Seminoles, 39-30, in the second half to gain the win by the slimmest of margins, 81-80...(vs. NC State): scored five points and added two assists as the Seminoles traveled to play their only game of the season against NCAA Tournament participant NC State...the Wolfpack defeated the Seminoles, 86-64, in Raleigh (Feb. 15)...(vs. Virginia): averaged 8.5 points and 0.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Virginia...scored 17 points, 1 rebound, 3 assists and 1 steal in the Seminoles' overtime victory Virginia (Jan. 11)...totaled eight points in the first and nine in the second half as the Seminoles rallied in the final 20 minutes to gain the overtime win on the road in ACC play...five points in the final 10 minutes of regulation included a 3-point shot with 9:09 remaining put Florida State up by one at 63-62...an old fashioned 3-point play on a lay-up and a free throw after being fouled by Adrian Joseph brought the Seminoles to within two at 75-77 with 1:56 remaining in the second half...the Seminoles tied the game on a 3-point shot by Todd Galloway with 1:18 left in regulation and won the game by outscoring the Cavaliers, 10-5, in the overtime period...played all five overtime minutes and contributed one very important steal...his steal came against J.R. Reynolds only 22 seconds after a lay-up by Alexander Johnson had give Florida State a 79-77 lead...Swann's defensive play helped keep the Cavaliers off the scoreboard in the overtime for the first 1:35 as the took the lead early and never trailed in extra session of free basketball...totaled one rebound and one assist in the Seminoles 76-62 victory over the Cavaliers in Tallahassee (Feb. 18)...(vs. Virginia Tech): averaged 7.5 points and 3.0 rebounds in two games against Virginia Tech...scored 8 points, pulled down three rebounds, had three assists and recorded two steals in the Seminoles' victory over Virginia Tech in Tallahassee (Jan. 7)...totaled six points in the first half as Florida State raced out to a 34-26 lead at halftime...Florida State scored the first two points of the game and never trailed...scored six of the Seminoles' first eight points of the game as Florida State led 8-0 before Virginia Tech scored its first basket of the game...scored on a 3-point shot at the 19:04 mark, made one of two free throws at the 17:55 mark and scored on an emphatic dunk at the 16:40 mark to jet the Seminoles out of the gate and on their way to the victory...his six first half points came in a total of six minutes for an average of one point per minute played...scored seven points, pulled down five rebounds and earned his career-high of five steals as he attempted to will the Seminoles past Virginia Tech in Blacksburg (Feb. 25)...five first half points helped the Seminoles to a 27-27 tie at halftime...tied the game at 27-27 on a lay-up with 1:12 left in the first half to cap off a 6-0 run to end the half and pull Florida State even...four second half steals led directly to seven points as the Seminoles attempted to climb back into the game in the second half...(vs. Wake Forest): averaged 8.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Wake Forest...scored four points and had three assists and two steals as the Seminoles won in Winston-Salem (Jan. 24)...scored two first half points and two second half points in the victory...his jump shot with 3:47 remaining in the second half gave the Seminoles a 67-61 lead...Florida State won the game, 75-68...scored double figures for the first time in his career in the ACC Tournament with 12 points, two rebounds and two steals against Wake Forest in the 2006 ACC Tournament...scored six points and added two assists in 16 first half minutes played against the Deacons...helped Florida State to an early 9-0 lead with an emphatic dunk as the Seminoles took control of the game early...a 3-point shot by Swann gave the Seminoles a 10-7 lead at the 13:46 mark and stopped a 7-0 run by the Deacons...Florida State led 40-32 at the half...continued to shoot well in the second half and made three 3-pointers for the game but Florida State was defeated, 78-66, as they were outscored 46-26 in the second half...(vs. Butler and South Carolina in the NIT): averaged 11.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in the Seminoles' two NIT games against Butler and South Carolina...scored six points and pulled down two rebounds in the Seminoles' victory over Butler (March 17) in the first round of the NIT...scored 16 points and had three assists in the Seminoles' second round NIT game against South Carolina in Tallahassee (March 21)...led Florida State with 13 second half points as they took the eventual NIT Champion Gamecocks into overtime...threw down one of the most memorable dunks of the collegiate basketball season in the win over the Gamecocks...his thunderous dunk was the No. 1 Play of the Day for March 17 on ESPN's SportsCenter...stole the ball on an errant pass by South Carolina's Terance Kinsey, scooted past both benches and swooped in for an incredibly athletic dunk to give the Seminoles a 58-56 lead with 56 seconds left in the game...played all five minutes in the overtime as the Seminoles were outscored 11-10 in the heartbreaking, season-ending 69-68 loss...(vs. Florida): scored five points and pulled down two rebounds in the Seminoles game against NCAA Tournament participant Florida in Gainesville (Nov. 25).
AS A FRESHMAN (2005): Averaged 5.2 points (eight on the team), 2.0 assists (second), 0.7 steals (third) and 1.9 rebounds (tenth) during his extremely active freshman season...finished second on the team with a .757 free throw shooting percentage - he made the first 16 free throws of his career in his first eight games...one of four Seminoles (Swann, Adam Waleskowski, Todd Galloway, Andrew Wilson and Diego Romero) to play in all 31 games and played the eighth highest minutes total with 584 and a 16.5 minutes played per game average...played in double figures in 24 of 31 games and played his career-high of 30 minutes at Miami (Jan. 15)...all-time rankings by a Seminoles freshman: 3-point shots made (17, ninth), 3-point shots attempted (51, 10th)...assists (62, 10th)...scored in double figures five times including his first career ACC game at Maryland (Dec. 19) as he scored 12 points in his homecoming at the Comcast Center...he grew up less than 30 minutes from the Maryland campus...second on the team in assists included six assists three times (vs. Shawnee State, Kent State and at Ole Miss) and allowed him to lead the team in assists 10 times including three ACC contests... played well in the Seminoles' eight games against teams that played in the NIT as he averaged 7.6 points including 10 points against Kent State and 12 against Maryland...led the team in scoring against Duke (13 points) and against NIT quarterfinalist TCU in the final round of the Corpus Christi Caller Times Challenge...scored double figures for the first time in his career with a 10 point outing in his fourth career game against Kent State in the third round of the tournament...also earned his career-high of four steals against Kent State...the Seminoles' assists leader early in the season with six assists each in victories over Shawnee State (Nov. 24) and at Ole Miss (Dec. 4) sandwiched around Florida State's game against Kent State...(vs. Clemson) averaged 5.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Clemson...eight points including five in the second half as the Seminoles' looked to rally against the Tigers in Clemson (Feb. 27)...three first half points as Florida State played host to Clemson in Tallahassee (Jan. 12)...(vs. Duke) scored 13 points and pulled down three rebounds in Florida State's only game of the season against NCAA Tournament participant Duke...was a perfect two-of-two from the line in the Seminoles' game against the Blue Devils...was one of two games during his freshman season the guard led Florida State in scoring...tied his career-high with five field goals in the game - he also scored his career-high of five field goals against Maryland in the Seminoles' ACC opener...(vs. Georgia Tech) averaged 1.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Georgia Tech...scored three points and pulled down two rebounds against the Yellow Jackets in Tallahassee (Feb. 20)...three points came on a 3-point shot with 7:38 remaining in the second half and was part of a 19-7 Seminole run to end the game...his basket helped the Seminoles pull to within 10 at 69-59...Florida State limited Georgia Tech to three baskets in the final nine minutes of the games...despite the Seminoles' charge to the finish, Georgia Tech won the game on two free throws by B.J. Elder with 0.4 seconds remaining in the game...two points on a perfect one-of-one shooting from the field as the Seminoles traveled to play in Atlanta...Feb. 2)...(vs. Maryland) scored 12 points and pulled down three rebounds in the Seminoles' only game of the season against NIT participant Maryland...aided the Seminoles in their furious second half comeback after trailing by as many as 13 to tie the game at 80 at the end of regulation...scored six of his 12 points in the second half...all six points came on a pair of 3-point shots as Florida State outscored Maryland, 45-38, over the course of the final 20 minutes to force overtime...was extremely active in the final five minutes as the Seminoles closed the gap and tied the game...nailed a 3-pointer with 5:14 remaining to pull Florida State within five at 75-70...a steal against Terp guard Chris McCray with 30 seconds left set up the Seminoles' game-tying basket...his steal led to a flurry of shots and a made free throw by Al Thornton to tie the game at 80-80 with 24 seconds left on the clock...also a contributor in the overtime as the Seminoles' went up 84-80 before falling in the end, 90-88...(vs. Miami) averaged 9.5 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Miami...a major factor in the Seminoles' near-victory at Miami with nine points (Jan. 15)...ranked third on the team in scoring and led the team with five assists...put the Seminoles up, 32-29, at halftime with a 3-point shot as he scored five first half points...scored four points on two second half baskets - both of which gave Florida State a lead during the final 20 minutes...first jumper of the second half came with 12:58 left in the game and put Florida State up 46-44...changed the lead again with a jumper at the 7:10 mark to give Florida State a 53-52 advantage...played his career-high of 30 minutes - mainly at the point guard position - as the Seminoles nearly earned the road win against the Hurricanes...a fourth time in double figure scoring with 10 points as the Seminoles played host to Miami in Tallahassee (Feb. 22)...(vs. North Carolina) averaged 5.5 points and 1.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA National Champion North Carolina...earned his ACC career-high of three steals as the Seminoles traveled to plat in Chapel Hill (March 3)...second-highest road scoring game of the season with 11 points against the Tar Heels in the Dean Dome (March 3)...scored his career-high of three 3-point field goals in the victory...all three of his made shots from the bonusphere came in the first half with his two biggest coming within the four minute mark as Florida State closed the half on an 11-0 run to take a 44-41 halftime advantage into the locker room...pulled the Seminoles to within six at 39-33 as he hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key with 3:48 left on the first half clock...hit from nearly the same spot on the floor only 24 seconds later to make the score 41-36 in the Tar Heels favor...marked one of four games during which he made multiple 3-point shots in a game...(vs. NC State) averaged 2.0 points and 0.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant NC State...earned five minutes of playing time as the Seminoles defeated NC State in Raleigh, 74-70, to break Florida State's 26-game ACC road losing streak (Jan. 26)...scored four points in 14 minutes played against the Wolfpack in the ACC Tournament as the two teams met in the MCI Center in Washington, D.C...(vs. Wake Forest) averaged 0.0 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest...eight minutes of playing time and credited with one assist as Florida State defeated No. 3 Wake Forest in Tallahassee (Jan. 18)...his assists came in a first-half 3-pointer by Von Wafer which gave the Seminoles a 31-18 lead on their way to the monumental 91-83 overtime victory over the Deacons on national television...pulled down three rebounds and was credited with two assists and one steal as Florida State played in Winston-Salem (Feb. 12)...(vs. Virginia) averaged 3.0 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against Virginia...scored six points on two 3-point field goals in eight minutes of play as the Seminoles played in Charlottesville (Feb. 9)...all six points came in the first half as the Seminoles jumped to a 31-23 halftime lead...Virginia won the game, 56-55, on a 3-pointer by Devin Smith with five seconds remaining in the game...two assists in 16 minutes of play as the Seminoles closed out the regular season with a 68-63 victory over Virginia in Tallahassee (March 6)...(vs. Virginia Tech) scored seven points and pulled down one rebound in the Seminoles' victory over Virginia Tech as the two teams met as ACC opponents for the first time...helped the Seminoles even their ACC record at 1-1 with a victory over the Hokies in Tallahassee (Jan. 8) as the teams played for the only time during the season...all seven points came in the second half as the Seminoles outlasted Virginia Tech for the 77-70 win...an old-school 3-point play with a lay-up and a free throw to put the Seminoles up 54-50 with 13:03 left in the game...increased the Seminoles lead to 56-53 with a lay-up after a Von Wafer steal at the 11:03 mark and returned the favor with a steal less than one minute later leading to a Wafer jumper and a 58-53 Florida State lead...helped close out the Hokies with a lay-up with 1:45 remaining to put Florida State up comfortably, 74-66...(vs. Florida) scored one point and pulled down one rebound in the Seminoles victory over NCAA Tournament participant Florida...scored one point on a free throw in the Seminoles' important 82-69 victory over arch-rival Florida in Tallahassee (Jan. 2)...first half point came with 4:36 remaining and pushed Florida State's leads to 31-23...The Seminoles led 45-32 at halftime in gaining Florida State's first win over the Gators since 1997.
AT HARGRAVE: Graduated from Hargrave Military Academy in 2004...averaged 23.8 points, nine assists and seven rebounds in leading Hargrave to the mythical national prep championship with a 25-1 record...has been a winner at every stop during his career...led Hargrave Military Academy to a 25-1 record and the national prep school championship as a fifth-year senior in 2004...was one of six Hargrave players to sign with a Division I program for the 2005 season ...one of three current Seminoles who played in the Jordan Capital Classic as a high school senior...Swann and current sophomore Jason Rich played in the game in 2004 and junior Alexander Johnson played in 2002 game...scored 10 points and had three assists in 17 minutes of play as a starter in the prestigious Capital Classic played at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C...a starter in the Charm City Classic and scored 15 points, pulled down three rebounds, recorded two assists and earned two steals in leading the U.S. All-Star team to a 98-79 victory...he scored in a variety of ways during the game including a spinning lay-up to open the game, a fade-away 3-pointer, and alley-oop slam and all four of his free throws...he also assisted on a spectacular, thunderous slam by current Maryland freshman James Gist...AT OAK HILL: Attended Oak Hill during the 2002-03 academic year as a fourth-year junior...led the team with a 17.0 points per game and 4.0 rebounds per game averages in leading Oak Hill to a 31-4 record...was named the Most Valuable Player at the Prime Time Shootout...AT MAGRUDER HIGH SCHOOL: Led Magruder to a 27-0 record and the Maryland 4A Championship as a second-year freshman in 2001...was the first state championship in the boy's basketball in school history...sat out most of his sophomore year in 2002 but averaged 22 points, six steals and four rebounds in leading Magruder to a second consecutive regional championship...transferred to Oak Hill Academy in Virginia following that academic year.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 10, 1985...Isaiah is the son of Yvonne Grigsby...his grandmother is Ethel Grigsby...has one brother, Howard Grigsby, and two sisters, Brandy Grigsby and Morgan Turner...selected Florida State over Connecticut, Kentucky, Arizona, Cincinnati and Kansas.