Seminoles close out regular season againt Orange on Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
ON WALESKOWSKI: Tied for first in school history with 122 games played - he never missed playing in a game during his four-year varsity career...tied with Seminole great Douglas Edwards, a first round NBA Draft selection in 1994, for games played by a Florida State player in his career...scored 668 career points for a 5.6 points per game average and pulled down 471 career rebounds for a 3.9 rebounds per game average for his career...ranks 18th in school history with 55 career blocked shots after blocking a single-season career-high 22 shots during the 2003-04 season...ranks 27th in school history with 48 career 3-point shots made after making a single-season career-high 21 3-point shots during both his junior and senior seasons...was credited with 101 career assists and reached the century mark against North Carolina during his senior season...helped Florida State defeat eight nationally ranked teams with at least one victory over a nationally ranked team in each of his four varsity seasons...one of those victories over a nationally ranked team came against No. 1 ranked Duke - the first victory over the nation's No. 1 ranked team in school history...helped the Seminoles defeat a pair of top-10 ranked teams in consecutive games for the first time in school history during the 2003-04 season...Florida State defeated No. 7 ranked North Carolina (Jan. 22, 2004) and No. 10 ranked Wake Forest (Jan. 25, 2004) in consecutive games in Tallahassee...led the Seminoles to the second round of the NIT in 2004 as the Seminoles defeated Wichita State in the first round of the tournament for the first post-season win for the program since the 1997-98 season...with Waleskowski in the starting lineup, the Seminoles earned national ranking for the first time since the 1998 season when they were ranked No. 25 in the ESPN/USA Today poll on Dec. 29, 2003 as Florida State opened the season with a 12-1 record...developed into one of the more dangerous big-men in the ACC with his ability to play at the basket and beyond the 3-point arc...with his outside shooting ability, he became a tough player to defend outside of the post...led the Seminoles in rebounding with a career-high 5.4 rebounds per game average as a junior and a 4.4 rebounds per game average as a senior ... was the only player in the ACC during the 2003-04 season to lead his team in rebounds and blocked shots while coming off the bench...closed his junior season with consecutive double-doubles on the road against Wichita State and at home against Iowa State in the NIT ... averaged 10.0 points and 12.0 rebounds in the NIT as the Seminoles earned a postseason berth for the first time since 1998 ...honored with the team awards for best 3-point field goal shooting percentage and as the top rebounder in 2005...won team awards as top rebounder, most improved player and sixth man in 2004 ... team award for community service in 2003 ... team award as top free throw shooter as a freshman in 2002 ... led the Seminoles with an .806 mark during his freshman season ... tied Florida State's free throw shooting percentage for a single game in school history with his perfect eight-for-eight effort from the line against Clemson in the first round of the 2002 ACC Tournament ... a McDonald's All-America finalist and a member of the U.S. All-Stars in the prestigious Capital Classic All-Star game as a prep senior ... brother, Keith, was a starter at the University of Dayton who helped lead the Flyers to the NCAA Tournament in 2003 and 2004 ... improved his skills as a participant at the Pete Newell "Big Man" Camp during the summer prior to his junior season ...
AS A SENIOR: Averaged 8.4 points (third on the team), 4.4 rebounds (tied for first), 0.8 assists (sixth) and 0.6 steals (sixth) while shooting a team-leading .420 from the 3-point line...tied for first on the team with a 4.4 rebounds per game average to mark the second consecutive season he had led the Seminoles in rebounding...the first Florida State player since Douglas Edwards in 1992 and 1993 to lead the team in rebounds in consecutive years...established career-high statistics for field goals made (90), field goals attempted (183), free throws made (58) and free throws attempted (78) while tying his career-high with 21 3-point shots made...made his career-high of four 3-point field goals against South Alabama (Dec. 16) in scoring a career-high 24 points...was seven-of-eight (.875) from the 3-point line in consecutive games against South Alabama (four-of-five), Maryland (two-of-two) and Jacksonville (one-of-one) and averaged 18.7 points in the three games...played in 31 games and tied the school record for games played in a career with 122...never missed playing in a game during his career...started eight games to being his career total to 23 - 12 of which were ACC games and two of which were games in the NIT during the postseason of the 2003-04 season...best back-to-back performances of his career came on performances of 24 points and four rebounds against South Alabama and 23 points and 10 rebounds against Maryland (Dec. 19)...averaged a double-double of 23.5 points and 10.0 rebounds in the two consecutive games in early December...scored in double figures as may times as a senior (10) as he did during his first three years as a Seminole...five different instances of back-to-back double figure scoring games including games against South Alabama and Maryland, Shawnee State and Kent State (10.0 ppg), Florida and Virginia Tech (15.5 ppg), Clemson and North Carolina (13.0 ppg) and North Carolina and Virginia (12.5 ppg)...perfect on seven or more free throws in a single game for the second time in his career with a seven-of-seven performance in the Seminoles' monumental victory over Florida in Tallahassee...shot better that 70 percent from the line (.744) for the fourth time in his career and finished his career among the Seminoles' all-time leaders with a .747 career free throw shooting percentage...played his career-high of 21.7 minutes per game with 30 of 31 games in double figure minutes played...played more than 2,200 minutes and averaged more than 18 minutes played for his entire 122-game career...(vs. Clemson) averaged 9.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Clemson...scored five points in one of his eight starting assignments during the season as Florida State hosted Clemson in Tallahassee (Feb. 12)...totaled 13 points on five-of-eight shooting from the field in 28 minutes played as the Seminoles traveled to play at Clemson (Feb. 27)...totaled eight of his 13 points in the final 6:18 of the first half to help Florida State forge a halftime tie (27-27) after trailing by as many as nine...a reverse lay-up brought the Seminoles to 18-17 as the Seminoles held Clemson scoreless for nearly five minutes in making their first half comeback...netted back-to-back 3-point shots within 30 seconds of each other drew the Seminoles to within three at 22-25 (2:02 remaining) and tied the game with a 3-pointer from the top of the key to tie the game at 25 (1:32 remaining)...shot three-of-five (.600) from the 3-point line in two games against Clemson...(vs. Duke) scored two points and pulled down four rebounds in Florida State's only game against NCAA Tournament participant Duke...a starter and scored two points as the Seminoles played host to the Blue Devils (Jan. 22)...also added four rebounds and two steals...(vs. Georgia Tech) averaged 3.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Georgia Tech...scored two points in four first-half minutes of play against Georgia Tech in helping the Seminoles to a 33-27 lead at the intermission in Atlanta (Feb. 2) ...three second half minutes as the Yellow Jackets utilized a last second 3-point shot by Will Bynum to gain the 64-61 victory...four points and two rebounds in the Seminoles near win against Georgia Tech in Tallahassee (Feb. 20)...all four points came in the first half and helped the Seminoles stay within shooting range of the Yellow Jackets and trailed by only eight (44-36) at halftime...seven minutes of playing time as Florida State outscored Georgia Tech in the second half, 39-32, only to fall on two free throw shots by B.J. Elder with 0.4 seconds remaining the game...(vs. Maryland) scored 23 points and pulled down 14 rebounds in the Seminoles' only game against NIT semifinalist Maryland...played the best all-around game of his Florida State career as he earned his first career ACC double-double of 23 points and 14 rebounds as the Seminoles opened conference play at College Park (Dec. 19)...the 23 points and 14 rebounds ranks as career-best statistics for his 64-game ACC career...had a double-double of 13 points and 10 rebounds in the second half alone as Florida State outscored No. 19 Maryland to send the game into overtime tied at 80-80...scored five of the Seminoles first six points of the second half as he began to dig his team out of as much as a 12-point hole...began a second-half ending 24-15 Seminole run in the final 10 minutes of regulation with a 3-point shot...scored nine points in the final 9:49 of the half including a lay-up with 1:40 left on the clock to put Florida State up, 79-78, as the clock ticked down...the lead was the Seminoles' first of the game...was strong in the overtime period with two points and three rebounds...(vs. Miami) averaged 5.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Miami...scored six points and pulled down seven rebounds as the Seminoles nearly pulled out a win in Miami (Jan. 15)...put Florida State up by three (63-60) with a pair of free throws with 52 seconds remaining in the game...Miami re-took the lead and won the game, 64-63, on a running jumper by Guillermo Diaz with eight seconds remaining...four points and three rebounds as the Seminoles hosted the Hurricanes in Tallahassee (Feb. 22)...(vs. North Carolina) averaged 11.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA National Champion North Carolina...totaled nine points and five rebounds in a reserve role as the Seminoles hosted North Carolina (Feb. 6)...scored 13 points and pulled down five rebounds off the bench in his final game at North Carolina in the Smith Center (March 3)...all 13 points came in 14 minutes during the first half and helped Florida State to a 44-41 lead at halftime...led two Seminoles in double figures (Al Thornton scored 11) as the Seminoles shot 60 percent for the half...Waleskowski by himself was a sizzling five-of-six (833) from the field including a perfect three-of-three (1.000) from the 3-point line in the first half...was a perfect four-of-four (1.000) from the free throw line and a near perfect four-of-six (.667) from the 3-point line in two games against the Tar Heels...(vs. NC State) averaged 2.5 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant NC State...helped the Seminoles earn an ACC road win with seven points and four rebounds in Florida State's win over the Wolfpack (Jan. 26)...five first half points helped Florida State jump to a 33-25 halftime lead...all five points came in the final minute of the first half and helped the Seminoles increase a four-point lead (27-23) to an eight-point lead (33-25)...a lay-up with 54 seconds remaining put Florida State up 29-23 and a 3-pointer with two seconds on the clock gave the Seminoles their eight-point advantage...Florida State led the entire second half in winning the game...sealed the victory as he made two free throws with eight seconds left in the game to put the game out of reach, 68-63...Florida State limited NC State to four points in the final 2:44 of the half to put the Seminoles in good shape to earn the conference victory...played the final game of his career against NC State at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C (March 10)...(vs. Virginia) averaged 10.0 points and 4.5 rebounds in two games against Virginia...scored eight points in 17 minutes as the Seminoles nearly won in Charlottesville (Feb. 9) for the first time in his career...four points off the bench sparked the Seminoles to a 31-23 halftime lead before Devin Smith hit a 3-pointer with five seconds remaining in the game to win the contest, 56-55, for the Cavaliers...closed out his career at home with a 12 point, six rebound performance in the Seminoles' 68-63 victory over Virginia on Senior Day in Tallahassee (March 6)...earned the 23rd start of his career and responded with his mother and father in attendance as he was honored by Head Coach Leonard Hamilton and the fans of Tallahassee for four years of loyalty to the program...seven first half points staked the Seminoles to a 32-21 halftime lead while five second half points helped the Seminoles gain the victory...(vs. Virginia Tech) scored 13 points and pulled down six rebounds in one game against NIT participant Virginia Tech...helped the Seminoles to their first ACC win of the season as he scored 13 points to lead Florida State over Virginia Tech, 77-70, in Tallahassee (Jan. 8)...the game was the first as ACC rivals for the Seminoles and Hokies...scored nine second half points on a perfect four-of-four from the free throw line in helping toward the victory...all four free throws came in the final 3:24 of the game and helped Florida State stretch a two point lead into the final seven point margin of victory...two free throws with 3:24 remaining boosted Florida State to a 68-64 lead while two more with 2:27 left on the clock put the Seminoles up 72-66...His second pair of free throws put the Seminoles ahead comfortably for the win...(vs. Wake Forest) averaged 6.0 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest...played a large role in the Seminoles' victory over No. 3 Wake Forest, 91-83 in overtime, in a game played in Tallahassee (Jan. 18)...his all-important five points came in the first half on two field goals and one free throw to lift the Seminoles to a 46-32 halftime lead...the lead was Florida State's largest of the season in ACC competition...an early dunk put Florida State up 8-2 with 2:33 elapsed in what would become Florida State's biggest win of the season...directly responsible for five consecutive Florida State points and a 33-18 advantage midway through the first half...made one free throw with 8:05 left in the half to put the Seminoles up 28-18, stole the inbounds pass from Wake Forest's Jaamal Levy and fed Von Wafer and ignited a play leading to a Von Wafer 3-point shot and a 31-18 Florida State lead which he followed up with a lay-up after a Chris Paul turnover for a 33-18 lead with 6:56 remaining in the first half of the nationally televised game...earned nine minutes of playing time in the second half of the win...scored seven points in 21 minutes of play as the Seminoles traveled to play in Winston-Salem (Feb. 12)...(vs. Florida) scored 18 points and pulled down eight rebounds against NCAA Tournament participant Florida...one of four Seminoles to score in double figures as Florida State defeated Florida, 82-69, in Tallahassee (Jan. 2) for the Seminoles' first win over the Gators since 1997...18 points came as he was nearly perfect shooting the ball - five-of-eight (.625) from the field and seven-of-seven (1.000) from the free throw line...totaled 11 first half points as Florida State was lifted to a 45-32 halftime lead...chipped in with a perfect four-of-four from the free throw line in the final six minutes of the game as Florida State scored nine of its last 13 points of the game from the free throw line...
AS A JUNIOR (2004): Averaged 6.8 points (fifth on the team), 5.4 rebounds (first), 1.2 assists (fifth) and shot .404 from the 3-point line as he helped lead Florida State to the second round of the NIT to mark the first time since 1998 the Seminoles had played in the postseason ... led the Seminoles in rebounding with a 5.4 rebounds per game average making him the only player in the league during the 2003-04 season to lead his team in rebounds as a reserve player ... established single game season-highs for points (16 vs. Wake Forest and at Wake Forest), field goals made (six at Wake Forest and against Iowa State), 3-point field goals made (three at Wake Forest), 3-point field goals attempted (five at Wake Forest and against Iowa State), defensive rebounds (seven at Wichita State), total rebounds (ten at Wichita State and against Iowa State), blocked shots (four against Iowa State) and minutes played (33 at Wichita State and against Iowa State) ... averaged 21.6 minutes per game as he played in at least 13 minutes in all 33 games ... led Florida State in rebounding seven times and tied for the team lead twice ... scored in double figures seven times as a junior...double-figure scoring in three of the last four games of the season (11.0 ppg) and in six of the last eight (9.0 ppg) ... back-to-back double-doubles in the NIT with ten points and ten rebounds against Wichita State (March 17) and 14 points and ten rebounds against Iowa State (March 23) ... earned three awards at the Seminoles' season-ending banquet - the Dave Cowens Chairman of the Boards Award, the Sixth Man Award and the Most Improved Player Award ... (vs. Clemson) averaged 5.5 points and 4.0 rebounds in two games against Clemson ... scored eight points and pulled down four rebounds as the Seminoles defeated the Tigers in Tallahassee (Feb. 14) ... two late free throws gave the Seminoles their final margin of victory at 65-52 and their fifth ACC win of the season ... scored three points and pulled down four rebounds as the Seminoles traveled to play at Clemson (Jan. 13) ... (vs. Duke) averaged 1.0 point and 4.0 rebounds in two games against ACC regular season champion and NCAA Tournament semifinalist Duke ... totaled four rebounds as Florida State nearly won in Cameron Indoor Stadium for the first time since 1998 ... (vs. Georgia Tech) averaged 10.0 points and 6.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament finalist Georgia Tech ... a most valuable performer with eight points, seven rebounds, two assists and two steals as the Seminoles defeated the Yellow Jackets, 81-65, in Tallahassee (Feb. 3) ... scored what proved to be the game-winning basket with 12:17 remaining in the contest to give the Seminoles a 53-52 lead ... added the bonus free throw after a foul by Will Bynum to give Florida State a 53-52 lead ... scored 12 points and pulled down five rebounds as the Seminoles came within an eyelash of beating the Jackets in Atlanta (March 16) ... six second half points including a bucket to pull Florida State within two at 49-47 with 10:11 left in the game ... 12 points against Georgia Tech marked the fourth of four times he would score in double figures against an ACC team ... (vs. Maryland) averaged 5.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in two games against ACC champion and NCAA Tournament participant Maryland ... scored seven points and pulled down five rebounds in 25 minutes of play as the Seminoles traveled to play in College Park (Feb. 8) ... (vs. North Carolina) averaged 5.0 points and 4.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant North Carolina ... scored five points, pulled down six rebounds and had one steal in 20 minutes to help Florida State register one of the most incredible comebacks in the history of the Florida State program as the Seminoles rallied from as much as a 24-point deficit to win 90-81 in overtime in Tallahassee (Jan. 22) ... scored three points and pulled down two rebounds after halftime as the Seminoles, down 49-35, at the intermission, won the game ... two points scored on a layup with 1:32 remaining in the overtime period gave the Seminoles an 87-78 lead ... scored five points and pulled down two rebounds as the Seminoles nearly rallied to win in Chapel Hill (Feb. 21) ... (vs. NC State) averaged 7.3 points and 5.7 rebounds in three games against NCAA Tournament participant NC State ... totaled eight points and eight rebounds against the Wolfpack during the ACC Tournament in Greensboro (March 12) ... made his first start of the season in place of Michael Joiner in the lineup and played 28 minutes ... scored seven points and pulled down three rebounds as the Seminoles played NC State in Tallahassee (Jan. 11) ... (vs. Virginia) averaged 11.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Virginia ... led the Seminoles in scoring, rebounding, free throw shooting (.875) and blocked shots (four) against the Cavaliers ... scored 15 points and pulled down eight rebounds in the Seminoles' victory over the Cavaliers in Tallahassee (Feb. 17) ... his 3-pointer at the buzzer gave the Seminoles their final margin of victory, 76-57 ... scored eight points, pulled down seven rebounds and blocked his ACC career high of three shots as the Seminoles played the Cavaliers to an overtime decision in Charlottesville (Jan. 18) ... (vs. Wake Forest) averaged 16.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and shot .688 from the field (11-of-16) in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest ... a star in leading the Seminoles past the No. 10-ranked Demon Deacons in Tallahassee with his ACC career high of 16 points and eight minutes (Jan. 25) ... 12 points in the first half and four in the second half ... also scored 16 points as Florida State nearly won in Winston-Salem (Feb. 25) ... totaled 11 first half points (including two 3-point shots made) in leading the Seminoles to a 47-34 halftime lead ... (vs. Wichita State and Iowa State in the NIT) averaged a double-double of 12.0 points and 10.0 rebounds in two NIT games against Wichita State (March 17) and Iowa State (March 23) ... his first career double-double of ten points and ten rebounds in Florida State's 91-84 double overtime victory over Wichita State on the road ... played his career high of 38 minutes in the victory over the Shockers including five in the first overtime period and five in the second overtime period ... two points and two rebounds in both overtime periods to help in the victory ... fouled on a rebound in the second overtime and made both free throw shots to put the Seminoles up 85-82 ... second career double of 14 points and ten rebounds against Iowa State in the second round of the NIT ... his 14 points and ten rebounds both led the team in scoring and rebounding ... played in front of his parents and brother, Keith, against Iowa State ... was the first time his older brother had seen Adam play in person during his collegiate career.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2003): Averaged 4.1 points (seventh on the team), 3.0 rebounds (fifth), 1.0 assist (sixth), and shot .414 from the field (fifth) as he played in 29 games ... started a career-high nine games including a career-high seven consecutive from Dec. 28 against Boston University through Jan. 18 against NC State ... finished among the Seminoles' leaders in free throw shooting for the second consecutive season ... made ten of 13 attempts from the line for a .769 percentage ... played 495 total minutes for an average of 17.1 minutes per game ... scored eight points in Florida State's second consecutive upset victory over Duke in Tallahassee (Feb. 2) ... scored four points on a short jumper and a dunk to seal the game in the last 18 seconds ... it was his jumper in the paint that gave Florida State a four-point lead (71-67) that Duke could never cut into in the waning seconds ... (vs. Clemson) averaged 5.7 points and 3.0 rebounds in three games against Clemson ... scored four points and pulled down four rebounds in Florida State's victory over Clemson in Tallahassee (Jan. 18) ... scored six points and pulled down three rebounds as the Seminoles played at Clemson (Feb. 22) ... seven points, two rebounds and one assist as Florida State defeated Clemson, 71-62, in the first round of the ACC Tournament in Greensboro (March 13) ... all seven points came in the second half as the Seminoles rallied from an eight-point deficit to lead by as many as 12 as they moved into the quarterfinal round for the second consecutive season ... (vs. Duke) averaged 5.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Duke ... best game against the Devils came in Tallahassee as the Seminoles defeated the No. 5-ranked Blue Devils at home for the second consecutive season ... six second half points including four in the final 18 seconds helped seal the win ... a jumper with 18 seconds left put the Seminoles up 71-67 and a dunk with three seconds remaining put Florida State up 75-70 and sealed the win ... scored two points and pulled down two rebounds when the Seminoles played in Durham (March 6) ... (vs. Georgia Tech) averaged 9.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in two games against NIT participant Georgia Tech ... six points as a starter against the Yellow Jackets in Atlanta (Jan. 14) ... made three of five field goals and had two assists ... (vs. Maryland) averaged 2.0 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Maryland ... scored two points, pulled down three rebounds and blocked a career-high tying two shots in a starter's role as the Seminoles nearly upset No. 12-ranked Maryland in Tallahassee (Feb. 12) ... two points, one rebound and one blocked shot as Florida State traveled to College Park to play the Terps (Jan. 18) ... (vs. North Carolina) averaged 2.0 points and 3.0 rebounds in two games against NIT participant North Carolina ... scored two points and pulled down three rebounds against North Carolina at home (Dec. 22) ... also had one assist, one blocked shot and one steal in ten minutes of play during the nationally televised game ... two points and three rebounds in ten minutes played in a starter's role at Chapel Hill (Feb. 8) ... (vs. NC State) averaged 1.5 points and 0.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant NC State ... two assists and one blocked shot against the Wolfpack in Tallahassee (Jan. 18) ... three points on a season-high three free throws made on four free throws attempted against NC State in Raleigh (Feb. 18) ... (vs. Virginia) averaged 3.0 points and 0.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Virginia ... scored four points and added one rebound as the Seminoles traveled to Charlottesville to play the Cavaliers (Jan. 29) ... scored two points to help Florida State defeat Virginia in Tallahassee (March 1) ... (vs. Wake Forest) averaged 3.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in three games against ACC regular season champion and NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest ... scored six points, added five rebounds and was credited with two steals as the Seminoles played in Winston-Salem (Jan. 26) ... totaled four points and three rebounds in the Seminoles' near upset of the Demon Deacons in Tallahassee (Feb. 26).
AS A FRESHMAN (2002): Averaged 2.9 points (tenth on the team), 2.4 rebounds (eighth) and shot .806 from the free-throw line to lead the team in that category ... finished sixth on the team in steals with 17 for a 0.6 steals per game average ... was one of only four players (joining Delvon Arrington, Antwuan Dixon and Mike Mathews) on the team to play in all 29 games during the season ... started the final two games of the 2001-02 season (both Seminole games in the ACC Tournament) and averaged 19.0 minutes played per game against Clemson and national champion Maryland ... scored eight points (on a perfect eight-of-eight from the free-throw line) as Florida State defeated Clemson (March 8), 91-84, in overtime to advance to the quarterfinal round ... scored 11 points as Florida State defeated Savannah State (Nov. 20) in his second career game ... played in double figure minutes in 20 of 29 games and averaged 11.3 minutes played per game ... led the team with an .806 free throw percentage ... was a perfect four-of-four against Florida (Nov. 16) in the first game of his career ... made nine of his first ten attempts in the first seven games of his career ... was perfect from the free-throw line during eight different games as a freshman ... missed as many as two free throws in a single game only once during his freshman season ... made 25 of 31 free throws and missed only six free throws during the season ... made a pair of 3-point shots during the season with one coming against Western Carolina (Dec. 8) and the second coming in the victory over North Carolina in Tallahassee (Jan. 16) ... (vs. Clemson) averaged 3.0 points and 3.0 rebounds in three games against Clemson ... scored eight points (on a perfect eight-of-eight performance from the free-throw line) as the Seminoles defeated the Tigers, 91-84, in overtime in the first round of the ACC Tournament ... game in the ACC Tournament against Clemson was one of his three starts of the season ... also grabbed three rebounds and scored one point as the Seminoles played host to the Tigers in Tallahassee (Jan. 24) and added two rebounds as the Seminoles traveled to play at Clemson (Feb. 23) ... (vs. Duke) averaged 1.0 point and 0.0 rebounds in two games against ACC Tournament champion and NCAA Tournament participant Duke ... played nine minutes and was credited with one steal and one blocked shot in Florida State's victory over the No. 1-ranked and previously undefeated Blue Devils in Tallahassee (Jan. 6) ... his steal came on a turnover by All-American Chris Duhon and helped the Seminoles hold a 24-17 lead with 4:02 remaining in the first half ... (vs. Georgia Tech) averaged 2.0 points and 1.5 rebounds in two games against Georgia Tech ... scored four points and grabbed two rebounds as Florida State played host to Georgia Tech on Senior Night in Tallahassee (March 2) ... (vs. Maryland) averaged 4.0 points and 4.3 rebounds in three games against national champion Maryland ... scored ten points on five-of-13 shooting from the field as the Seminoles played host to the Terps (Feb. 27) ... grabbed a career-high tying four offensive rebounds and a career-high seven rebounds overall to go along with one assist, one blocked shot and one steal against Maryland, who was ranked No. 3 in the nation at the time of the game ... a starter in the ACC Tournament against Maryland and grabbed five rebounds and was credited with two steals ... (vs. North Carolina) averaged 2.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in two games against North Carolina ... scored five points and grabbed three rebounds in helping Florida State over North Carolina in Tallahassee (Jan. 16) ... all five points came in the second half and allowed the Seminoles to stave off the Tar Heels and gain the ACC victory ... one rebound in three minutes as the Seminoles traveled to play at North Carolina (Feb. 17) ... (vs. NC State) averaged 2.5 points, 1.0 rebound and 0.5 blocked shots in two games against ACC Tournament finalist and NCAA Tournament participant NC State ... scored three points and grabbed two rebounds as Florida State played in Raleigh (Jan. 8) and scored two points and was credited with a career-high tying two assists as the Seminoles played host to the Wolfpack (Feb. 10) ... (vs. Virginia) averaged 0.0 points and 0.5 rebounds in two games against NIT participant Virginia who was ranked as high as No. 4 in the nation during the regular season ... two minutes of playing time as the Seminoles defeated the No. 15 Cavaliers in Tallahassee (Feb. 20) ... (vs. Wake Forest) averaged 3.5 points and 3.0 rebounds in two games against NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest ... scored two points and grabbed five rebounds against the Demon Deacons in his first career ACC game (Dec. 16) ... also blocked his first career shot against Wake in that game ... five points, one rebound and one steal against Wake in Tallahassee (Feb. 2).
AT ARCHBISHOP ALTER: Graduated from Archbishop Alter in Dayton, Ohio, in 2001 ... averaged a double-double of 15.1 points (first on the team) and 10.0 rebounds (first on the team) as the team's starter at center ... shot .510 from the field (141-of-276) and .746 percent from the free-throw line (91-of-122) while averaging 2.2 assists and 2.0 blocked shots per game as a senior ... a three-year starter and started on two state championship teams ... named to the All-Greater Catholic League First-Team in 2000 and 2001 and the Second-Team as a sophomore in 1999 ... named the District 15 Underclassman of the Year as a sophomore and junior ... the Most Outstanding Player at the Five Star Pittsburgh Camp during the summer prior to his senior season ... totaled 37 points, grabbed 21 rebounds and shot 18-of-29 (.621) from the field in the state championship tournament semifinals and finals ... named the Most Outstanding Player and to the All-Tournament team as he led Archbishop Alter to the 2001 Division II state championship title with 18 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three blocked shots in the state championship game ... the Knights defeated Warrensville Heights, 62-48, to win the second of Alter's state championships during his four-year varsity career ... a force as he led Alter past Columbus East in the state championship semifinals ... scored a game-high 19 points (on nine-of-14 shooting from the field), grabbed 13 rebounds and blocked one shot as the Knights dismantled Columbus, 53-34 ... Alter won a school-record tying 25 games his senior season ... grabbed a game-high ten rebounds, scored seven points, had a game-high five blocked shots, a game-high four steals and played 24 minutes for the U.S. All-Star team in the nationally recognized Capital Classic game played at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C., on April 7, 2000 ... his play helped propel the U.S. All-Stars to a 96-76 victory over the Capital All-Stars ... played with Seminole teammate Anthony Richardson as members of the U.S. All-Star team ... the duo of Waleskowski and Richardson made Florida State one of only two NCAA schools with multiple players who played in the prestigious national high school all-star game ... helped lead the Archbishop Alter baseball team to the regional finals as a pitcher/first baseman ... struck out 13 batters twice during his senior season and throws a fastball in the mid-80's ... Waleskowksi hit three grand slams including two in both ends of a doubleheader after leading the Knights to the state baseball championship ... totaled 110 blocked shots during his 71-game career in three years at Archbishop Alter ... 917 total points for a 12.9 points per game average for his prep career.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 19, 1982 ... Adam is the son of Christine and Peter Waleskowski ... attended the same high school as former Cleveland Cavalier general manager Jim Paxson ... selected Florida State over Tennessee, Purdue, Penn State, Dayton and Xavier.