|Hometown:||Santa Ana, CA|
|High School:||Rancho Santa Margarita|
Adam Tancredi is a crafty big man who can score from several different areas
of the floor including the perimeter out to the 3-point line... For his size
is a capable dribbler... Very versatile... Needs to work on defensive
skills... Redshirted last year after transfer from Quinnipiac... Slowed in
early drills last season by a heavy class load and hampered this year by a
summer hernia and more recent complications.
QUINNIPIAC: Two-year letterman at the Hamden, Connecticut, based school...
Averaged 1.6 points and 1.8 rebounds in 24 games while averaging about 8
minutes in 2003-04... Started twice... Made 8 of 10 free throws... As a
freshman in 2002-03 he played in 25 games off the bench, averaging 3.0
points and 1.4 rebounds... Shot 51 percent from the floor and 83 percent at
the foul line... Career high was 10 points against both Maryland-Baltimore
County and Wagner... Had high of 4 rebounds.
NEW HAMPTON PREP SCHOOL: Attended one year at the New Hampshire
institution... Averaged 13 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists to help New
Hampton win the Class A New England Prep School title.
SANTA MARGARITA HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterman for the Eagles after one
season at Mater Dei High... All-Orange County selection and nominated for
the McDonald's All-American team.
PERSONAL: Born on Mar. 26, 1984... Parents are Harry and Susan Tancredi of
Santa Ana... Also recruited by Oregon State, Central Florida, Bowling Green
and Boston University... Communications major.