On Adediran: Aggressive rebounder who transferred from
Seward County Community College in Liberal, Kansas prior to the
Junior Season (2003-04): In first season at Binghamton
appeared in 28 games with four starts ... Averaged 8.0 points
and 5.2 rebounds in just 19.5 minutes of action - the best ratios
on team ... Ranked fourth on team in scoring and second in rebounding
... Shot team-best 52% from floor ... Ranked second on team with
20 blocks ... Was second in America East in offensive rebounds
and 13th overall in rebounds ... Scored in double-figures 11
times including season-high 17 in home win over Albany ... Also
netted 14 against both St. Marys and LIU ... Pulled down
eight or more rebounds five times.
Sophomore Season (2002-03): Appeared in all 32
games for Seward with 10 starts ... Averaged 9.1 points and 5.3
rebounds in 23.0 minutes per game ... Team went 25-7 and finished
as runner-up in the Jayhawk West Conference ... Saints were also
ranked 12th in the country for NJCAA Division I programs ...
Shot 56% from floor (103-for-184) and 70% from free throw line
Freshman Season (2001-02): Played all 34 games
for a Saints team that went 28-6, captured a divisional title
and earned Region VI runner-up honors ... Averaged 8.9 points
and 6.1 rebounds ... Shot 57% from the field (126-for-220) and
66% from free throw line (50-for-76) ... Led team with 62 blocks
... Played alongside current BU teammate Brandon Carter.
High School: Standout for Newton County High School
... Earned Class AAAA honorable mention all-state honors ...
Also was all-region selection.
Personal: Born October 30, 1982 ... Parents are
Tatiana and Solomon Adediran ... Family came to United States
from Russia in 1995 ... Majoring in human development.