"This gave me an opportunity to think of all the people that helped me. It's a huge honor."
Wielochowski's name was one linked with honors, as he competed for the basketball team in the 60s.
One of the most complete offensive players to ever suit up for the Vaqueros, Wielochowski holds the record for highest scoring averages in conference with 33.5, in a season with 30.5 and a career with 23.8 points per game.
Unable to attend the ceremony due to illness, Wielochowski also holds the team record for most points scored in a season with 855 and conference play with 467, which were set during the 1963-64 season.