UCLA - This redshirt junior moved to center from tight end for Spring drills and figures to add depth at his new position.
2007 - Saw limited action.
2006 - Saw limited action in the season opener versus Utah (two snaps).
2005 - Did not see action in his first year in the program and has two seasons of eligibility remaining.
HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered three years in football for coach Mark Perry at Snohomish (WA) HS as a tight end and linebacker ... Rated No. 20 TE nationally by collegefootballnews.com ... Ranked No. 20 nationally among tight ends by Tom Lemming (ESPN.com) ... Three-star selection by scout.com ... Rated No. 41 TE nationally by scout.com ... Three-star selection by rivals.com ... Rated No. 26 nationally among tight ends by rivals.com ... Member of Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 ... No. 12 player in Washington by rivals.com ... No. 15 player in Washington by scout.com ... PrepStar All-Region selection ... SuperPrep All-Oregon/Washington (No. 13 player) ... Named All-Area by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer as a linebacker and all-conference as a tight end ... Won team Captain Award and team Most Valuable Lineman Award ... Selected to play in the East-West Washington All-Star game ... As a senior, he made 10 receptions for 120 yards and three touchdowns on offense and 75 tackles, including five sacks and 15 tackles for loss, on defense ... Pre-season No. 97 player in West by scout.com ... As a junior, he made 11 receptions for 115 yards and three touchdowns on offense and 26 tackles and three sacks on defense ... Also lettered two seasons in basketball.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Adam Robert Heater ... Born: June 27, 1986 in Columbus, OH ... Parents: Chuck and Debbie Heater ... Dad is an assistant football coach at the University of Florida, where he serves as the safeties coach and recruiting coordinator ... He has also coached at Utah, Washington, Colorado, Ohio State, Notre Dame, Wisconsin, Colorado State, Toledo and Northern Arizona ... His father played at the University of Michigan where he finished his collegiate career as the fifth-leading rusher in school history and his teams posted a record of 41-3-1 ... Dad played in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints ... Brother, Andy, played football at Washington ... Has one sister, Emily ... Hobbies include pool, basketball and video games ... History and Government are his favorite classes ... Interested in a career in business ... Director's Honor Roll in Spring 2006 and Spring 2007 ... History major.