#20 - Adam Sollazzo
|2008-09 Men's Basketball|
About Adam: Has great height for a point guard and the ability to distribute the basketball … smart player who combines court awareness with scoring skills … really found his offensive game last year and is expected to be an offensive threat this year … possibly one of the most decorated prep players to sign at ETSU. 2010-11: Led team with 4.0 assists per game, playing in all 36 games and starting 28 of those contests ... ranked fifth on the team with 9.2 points per game, and is expected to be one of the Bucs’ top scoring threats in 2011-12 ... netted 21 points and dished out four assists in the CIT Tournament semifinals against Iona (3/26) … scored 12 points and had four assists, hitting on 8-of-9 from the foul line in the win over Ohio (3/22) ... scored a career high 22 points and played a career high 40 minutes in the win over Campbell (2/24) ... played a sterling game against Lipscomb (2/19), scoring 14 points, dishing out a game-high seven assists, grabbing five rebounds and picking up two steals ... matched his season bests with seven rebounds and three steals in the loss to Belmont (2/17) ... had 13 points, seven assists and just one turnover in the win over Jacksonville (2/11) ... scored 15 points and distributed five assists in the win over Kennesaw State (1/29) ... had 18 points in the win over USC Upstate (1/25) ... posted 10 points in the win over Lipscomb (1/21) ... matched his career high with three blocks, while dishing out six assists and scoring 11 points in the win over Jacksonville (1/15) ... scored a career high 20 points and posted his sixth straight game in double figures in the win over FGCU (1/8) ... had a career best 12 free throws, going 12-of-13 from the line against FGCU (1/8) ... scored 13 points to go along with nine assists in the win over Kennesaw State (1/5) ... won the A-Sun Player of the Week honor (for the week of 12/28 to 1/3) ... scored the game-winning basket with 3.7 seconds left to beat Mercer (1/3), while scoring 15 points and dishing out four assists ... set career bests for points (17), field goals (7) and minutes played (38) in the win over Campbell ... picked up his second straight solid performance, playing a career high 38 minutes and hitting on a career best seven field goals, while scoring 14 points and picking up three steals in the win over Appy State (12/24) ... had a career high 15 points, while matching season highs for free throws and rebounds in the loss to Northeastern (12/23) ... played a season high 32 minutes and posted a season best nine points to go with four assists in the loss to USC Upstate (12/5) ... dished out a game-high seven assists in the win over Dayton (12/1) ... had season highs for assists (10) and steals (3) in the win over Milligan (11/27) ... scored seven points, grabbed seven boards and dished out four assists in the win over Tennessee Tech (11/20). 2009-10: Had a career night against Kentucky (3/18) in the NCAAs, scoring a personal-best 14 points, while collecting five boards and grabbing three steals ... played one of his best games of the year in the title game win over Mercer (3/6), scoring 11 points, dishing out three assists and hitting a career-high seven free throws ... had six points, three assists and a steal in the win over Campbell (3/4) in the A-Sun quarterfinals ... came off the bench to score 10 points and match his career high for field goals (4) and field goals attempted (9) in the win over UNF (2/25) ... played a very solid game in the win over Stetson (2/6), posting a career-high six free throws on his way to scoring 10 points, grabbing three boards, and dishing out five assists in 25 minutes of play ... matched his career best with four steals, while scoring seven points and dishing out three assists in a solid effort off the bench in the win over FGCU (2/4) ... had five points and five rebounds in the win over FGCU (1/16) ... posted a career-high four steals in the win over Kennesaw State (1/7) ... had a season-high seven assists and two steals in the win over USC Upstate (1/4) ... collected six rebounds, dished out two assists and blocked a shot in the loss to Tennessee (12/2) ... scored seven points, dished out four assists and had three rebounds in the win over Charleston (11/25) ... had three boards and two assists in the loss to UTC (11/17) ... set career highs for scoring (13), field goals (4), field goal attempts (7), and free throws (5) against Appalachian State (11/14). 2008-09: Averaged 18 minutes a game as a true freshman, third on the team with 2.0 assists per game, while averaging three points and three boards a game … changed numbers in the offseason from No. 20 to No. 43 to honor his freshman season roommate Seth Coy, who died tragically in an automobile accident during the summer … had 11 points and seven boards in the win over Kennesaw State (2/26) ... posted the team’s best assist number of the year with 12 assists against Campbell (2/23), while setting or matching career highs for field goals (4), field goals attempted (6), steals (3) and minutes played (34) ... matched his career high with six assists against FGCU (2/7) ... reached his career high with 12 points in the loss to Jacksonville (1/30) ... had a career-high three steals, dished out five assists and grabbed seven rebounds in the win over Campbell (1/22) ... started the game and continued his development with nine rebounds, five assists and four points in the win over Belmont (1/19) ... made major strides in his development in the win over Lipscomb (1/17), playing 30 minutes and setting career marks for points (12), rebounds (8), assists (6) and steals (2) ... stepped up in the absence of senior point guard Courtney Pigram, scoring four points, grabbing five rebounds and dishing out three assists in 32 minutes of action against Stetson (1/10) ... posted a career-high five assists and grabbed four rebounds in the win over UNF (1/5) ... played 13 solid minutes, scoring three points and dishing out an assist in the win over Jacksonville (1/3) ... for a point guard, had a remarkable three blocks and his first 3-pointer in the loss to Hofstra (11/16) ... scored his first four collegiate points and matched his career best with seven rebounds against SIU Edwardsville (11/15) ... made his collegiate debut against Temple, picking up seven rebounds in 28 minutes of action. High School: A standout at Armwood High School, he was named MVP of the Florida North-South All-Star Game, where he posted a triple-double with 16 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds against the best high school players in the state … was also named MVP of the Tampa-Pinellas All-Star Game, scoring 21 points and dishing out eight assists in that contest … averaged 22 points, 6.3 assists and 6.1 rebounds his senior season … was a finalist for Class 5A “Mr. Basketball,” was the Florida Athletic Coaches Association 5A Player of the Year, the Tampa Bay Basketball Coaches Player of the Year, an All-Suncoast First Team selection, an All-Western Conference pick, and the “Paul Straub” Player of the Year. Personal: Major is Business... son of Paul and Terry Sollazzo … born April 24, 1990.
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