Nov. 25, 2002
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –
Ganiyat Adeduntan was named the Atlantic Coast Conference women’s basketball rookie of the week for her performances in leading Florida State to the championship of the Seminole Classic. She earned Seminole Classic All-Tournament team honors (the only freshman of the six honorees) after averaging 16.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in the two games. She scored a game-high 23 points in the opening win vs. Alabama State in her first career start which ties a freshman best in a season-opener in the Sue Semrau era. Adeduntan is averaging 27.5 minutes per game and shooting an impressive 64 percent from three-point range. She has accounted for seven of the team’s 10 three-pointers.