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Moussa Diagne selected the top Senegalese players playing abroad in last week's games - Mar 30, 2019


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MOUSSA DIAGNE
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Senegalese players, who play currently abroad.


Moussa Diagne
Moussa Diagne
   #1. This week's number one is former international center Moussa Diagne (211-94, currently plays in Spain). Diagne was the major contributor in Andorra's victory against the 16th-ranked Gran Canaria (8-17) 99-85 in the Spanish Liga Endesa in Sunday night's game. He scored 15 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in a mere 17 minutes on the court. MoraBanc Andorra (13-12) is placed eighth in the Liga Endesa. This year Diagne averages: 7.3ppg, 5.5rpg, 2FGP: 56.2%(50-89) and FT: 76.4% in 23 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Senegalese and Spanish. Worth to mention he played also at Eurobasket Summer League, which helped him get the job in pro basketball. Diagne played for the Senegalese senior national team three years ago.

Youssoupha Fall
Youssoupha Fall
   #2. Second place goes to former U18 international center Youssoupha Fall (221-95, currently plays in France). Fall led SIG Strasbourg to a victory over the league outsider Olympique Antibes (5-19) crushing them 75-55 in the French Jeep ELITE ProA on Saturday night. He was MVP of the game. Fall scored 12 points, grabbed 9 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 20 minutes. SIG Strasbourg (14-9) is placed sixth in the Jeep ELITE ProA. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Fall has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 15.2ppg, 8.5rpg, 1.5bpg, 2FGP: 67.6%(123-182) and FT: 57.5% in 19 games. Fall played for the Senegalese U18 national team in 2012.

Clevin Hannah
Clevin Hannah
   #3. The Senegalese player who performed third best last week abroad was former international point guard Clevin Hannah (179-87, agency: BeoBasket, college: Wichita St., currently plays in Spain) faced previously mentioned Moussa Diagne in the Spanish Liga Endesa last game. Hannah. He could not help Gran Canaria (12-11) in their last game. Despite Hannah's very good performance Gran Canaria lost 85-99 on the road to the lower-ranked (#8) Andorra. He was the second best scorer with 18 points in 20 minutes. They ended the series of four consecutive victories. It's Hannah's first season with the team. Hannah has relatively good stats this year: 11.5ppg, 1.9rpg, 3.6apg, 2FGP: 44.8%, 3FGP: 42.3% and FT: 91.3%(42-46) in 16 games. He is another player who holds two passports: Senegalese and American. Hannah played for the Senegalese national team two years ago.

Youssou Ndoye
Youssou Ndoye
   #4. Center Youssou Ndoye (213-91, college: St.Bonaventure, currently plays in France) contributed to a JL Bourg's victory against one of league's weakest teams Levallois (4-19) 96-85 in the French Jeep ELITE ProA on Monday night. He scored 16 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. JL Bourg Basket (19-4) is placed second in the Jeep ELITE ProA. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. This season Ndoye has relatively solid stats: 14.2ppg, 8.4rpg and 1.4bpg. He is also Senegalese national team player.

Gorgui Dieng
Gorgui Dieng
   #5. International center Gorgui Dieng (211-90, college: Louisville, currently plays in NBA) helped Minnesota Timberwolves edge the Golden State Warriors (51-24) 131-130 in the NBA in Friday night's game. Dieng had a double-double by scoring 14 points and getting 10 rebounds in 22 minutes. The Minnesota Timberwolves have 34-41 record this season. Dieng has been at the team for six years. This year his overall stats are: 5.6ppg and 4.0rpg in 69 games. Dieng plays currently for the Senegalese national team.

Maurice Ndour
Maurice Ndour
   #6. Forward Maurice Ndour (206-92, college: Ohio, currently plays in EuroCup) was not able to help Unics Kazan (5-1) in their last game on Friday. Despite his good performance the first-placed Unics Kazan (5-1) was defeated 79-73 in Valencia by the leading Basket in the group H of Eurocup. Ndour was the second best scorer with 11 points. He also added 2 shots. Ndour's total stats this season are: 9.6ppg, 4.2rpg, 1.2bpg and 1.1spg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Senegalese National Team roster.

Cheikh Mbodj
Cheikh Mbodj
   #7. International center Cheikh Mbodj (208-87, agency: Octagon Europe, college: Cincinnati, currently plays in Poland) helped Twarde Pierniki win their game against the closely-ranked Stelmet Enea BC (20-5) 110-107 in the Polish EBL on Tuesday night. Mbodj scored 10 points in 16 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Polski Cukier Torun (21-4) is placed second in the EBL. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Mbodj has reliable stats this year: 12.4ppg, 6.0rpg, 1.2apg and 1.8bpg in 25 games. He is also Senegalese national team player.

Maodo Nguirane
Maodo Nguirane
   #8. Center Maodo Nguirane (210-93, currently plays in Africa Basketball League) was the main contributor in a 1-point JS Kairouan's victory against the leader ES Rades (3-0) 68-67 in the Africa Basketball League last Saturday. Nguirane was the best player in that game. He had a double-double by scoring 26 points and getting 10 rebounds in 39 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group A. J.S.Kairouan (2-1) is placed second. Nguirane has very impressive stats this year: 19.3ppg, 12.8rpg, 1.3apg and 1.5spg in four games. He used to play for the Senegalese national team back in 2017.

Ibrahima Faye
Ibrahima Faye
   #9. Former international power forward Ibrahima Faye (207-97, currently plays in Belgium) was not able to secure a victory for Leuven Bears (5-16) in their game against Spirou Charleroi (14-7) in the Belgian Euromillions League. Despite his very good performance on Friday night Faye recorded a double-double by scoring 13 points and getting 17 rebounds. He also added 9 blocks. Faye averaged so far 12.5ppg, 9.2rpg, 1.2apg and 1.3bpg. He used to play for the Senegalese national team three years ago.

Mouhammad Faye
Mouhammad Faye
   #10. An experienced forward Mouhammad Faye (207-85, college: SMU, currently plays in ABA League) couldn't help Crvena Zvezda (21-1) in their game against Partizan (14-8) in the ABA League. Faye scored only 4 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 15 minutes. The league leader Crvena Zvezda was edged 70-67 in a derby game by the lower-ranked (#4) Partizan. This year Faye's total stats are: 6.3ppg and 4.8rpg in 21 games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Senegalese National Team roster.

   #11. Former U18 international power forward Ousmane Barro (207-84, college: Marquette, currently plays in Romania) helped CS Dinamo Bucuresti win their game against the fourth-ranked Phoenix Galati 84-75 in the Romanian Liga Nationala on Sunday night. Barro had a double-double by scoring 16 points and getting 11 rebounds in 36 minutes. His stats this year are: 14.1ppg, 8.8rpg, 1.6apg and 1.4spg in 12 games. Barro used to play for the Senegalese U18 national team seventeen years ago.

   #12. International point guard Xane d'Almeida (181-83, currently plays in France) helped Charleville-Mezieres win their game against the third-ranked Etoile Angers 90-73 in the French NM1 (third division) in Friday night's game. d'Almeida was the top player that evening. He recorded 23 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists in 36 minutes. d'Almeida averaged so far 15.0ppg, 4.1rpg, 6.9apg and 1.2spg in 27 games. He is also in the roster of the Senegalese national team.

   #13. International center Moise Diame (206-86, currently plays in France) helped Saint Vallier win their game against the seventh-ranked Rueil 78-60 in the French NM1 (third division) in Tuesday night's game. Diame scored 12 points, grabbed 9 rebounds and made 2 blocks. Diame averaged so far 10.3ppg, 6.8rpg, 2.0apg and 1.5spg. He is also Senegalese national team player.

   #14. International power forward Jules Aw (202-86, currently plays in Switzerland) helped Massagno win their game against the sixth-ranked Lakers 93-85 in the Swiss SBL last Sunday. Aw recorded 8 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists in 29 minutes. Aw has very impressive stats this year: 18.2ppg, 11.7rpg, 1.6apg and 1.8spg in 18 games. He plays currently for the Senegalese national team.

   #15. U18 international center Biram Faye (206-0, currently plays in Spain) couldn't help Fontedoso Carrefour in their game against L'Hospitalet in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Despite his good performance on Saturday night Faye recorded a double-double by scoring 11 points and getting 14 rebounds. He also added 2 blocks. Faye averaged so far 11.2ppg, 8.3rpg and 1.5bpg. He is also in the roster of the Senegalese U18 national team.


The list of other players, who all have Senegalese passport but never been selected to any of Senegalese national teams:

   #1. Amath M'Baye (206-F-89, college: Oklahoma, currently plays in Italy) contributed to a Virtus Bologna's victory against the 14th-ranked VL Pesaro (6-17) 78-70 in the Italian Serie A last Sunday. He scored 10 points, grabbed 6 rebounds, passed 3 assists and added 3 blocks. Virtus Segafredo Bologna (12-11) is placed ninth in the Serie A. M'Baye has relatively good stats this season: 10.3ppg, 4.1rpg and 1.2apg. He has a dual citizenship: Senegalese and French.

   #2. Malik Dime (206-F/C-92, college: Washington, currently plays in Bulgaria) could not help Rilski (10-10) in their last game on Monday. Despite his very good performance Rilski was defeated 84-77 on the road by the second-ranked Beroe. Dime recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added 4 blocks. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. Dime has relatively good stats this season: 14.1ppg, 8.6rpg and 2.8bpg. He is another player who holds two passports: Senegalese and American.

   #3. Michel Diouf (208-C-89, currently plays in FIBA Europe Cup) was not able to help Bakken (3-3) in their last game on Wednesday. Despite Diouf's very good performance Bakken (#2) was badly defeated 86-70 in Wuerzburg by the leading s Oliver Baskets in the group L of FIBA Europe Cup. He was the second best scorer with 15 points. Diouf also added 3 passes. Diouf is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fourth year in Bakken's roster. He averaged so far 12.3ppg, 5.2rpg and 1.4bpg.

   #4. Tacko Fall (229-C-95, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to secure a victory for the University of Central Florida in their last game on Friday. Despite Fall's good performance his team was defeated 73-58 in a derby game by the University of Central Florida. He recorded a double-double by scoring 13 points and getting 18 rebounds. Fall also added 5 blocks. Fall plays fourth season for the team. He has averaged so far 6.3ppg and 4.8rpg.

   #5. Bira Seck (204-PF-90, agency: Interperformances, college: Idaho, currently plays in Japan) couldn't help Tokyo Cinq Reves (1-3) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his very good performance Tokyo Cinq Reves were crushed 83-62 in a derby game by the second-ranked Tokyo Excellence. Seck recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 10 rebounds. Seck averaged so far 14.1ppg, 8.0rpg and 1.8apg.

   #6. Wally Niang (206-C-96, currently plays in Sweden) couldn't help Wetterbygden (12-24) in their last game. Despite his very good performance Wetterbygden was badly defeated 80-64 at home by the higher-ranked (#3) Boras Basket. Niang had a double-double by scoring 17 points and getting 10 rebounds in 31 minutes. Niang averaged so far 10.6ppg and 7.4rpg in 24 games he played so far.

   #7. Ibrahima Camara (206-C/F-94, college: UNH, currently plays in Switzerland) couldn't help Swiss Central (1-1) in their last game on Saturday. Despite his very good performance Swiss Central (#2) was badly defeated 84-68 in Lugano by the leading Tigers in the Places 7-11 group. Camara recorded a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 13 rebounds. Camara has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 16.2ppg, 8.6rpg and 1.1spg.

   #8. Yande Fall (203-C/F-90, currently plays in Italy) couldn't help Viola RC (7-3) in their last game on Friday. Despite Fall's very good performance Viola RC (#2) was defeated 77-73 on their home court in Reggio Calabria by the much lower-ranked Capo d'Orlando (#11) in the Group D. He was the top scorer with 18 points. Fall also added 9 rebounds. Fall averaged so far 11.0ppg and 8.4rpg. He has both Senegalese and Italian nationalities.

   #9. Experienced Khalifa Diop (208-C-2, currently plays in Euroleague) couldn't help Gran Canaria in their game against Maccabi T-A in the Euroleague. Diop cannot count Thursday's game as one of the best ones. He scored only 3 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 7 minutes on the court. It was his first game for Gran Canaria this season. His team was crushed by 35 points 90-55.

   #10. Abdou Thiam (204-F/C-98, currently plays in Spain) was the major contributor in Betanzos' victory against the 13th-ranked Rosalia crushing them 84-57 in the Spanish EBA (fourth division) last Sunday. Thiam recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 13 rebounds. He also added 4 assists and 2 blocks. This season Thiam has very high stats. He averages: 17.9ppg, 14.9rpg, 1.4bpg and 1.1spg.

  




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