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Samba Diallo

  • Player
  • Seasons: 2018-19, 2019-20
  • Number: 5
  • Position: F
  • Height: 6' 7“
  • Weight: 195
  • Hometown: Rufisque, Senegal
  • High School: Pope John XXIII (N.J.)
  • Prep School: none
  • Transfer From: none
  • Birthday: February 61)

At UMass

  • Signed NLI on 11/8/20172)
  • Verbally committed on 8/21/20173)

2019-20 Sophomore year

Roster photo 2019-20

2018-19 Freshman year

Roster photo 2018-19

  • Started 13 games and appeared in 25
  • Averaged 17.0 minutes per contest with 3.5 points and 3.3 rebounds per game
  • Pulled down 10 boards and added seven points in first career start at Providence (12/7)
  • Set career-high for rebounds with 12 while shooting 4-of-5 with a three-pointer against Saint Louis (1/9)
  • Scored six points to go along with seven rebounds and two assists in win over Davidson (2/9)
  • Logged a career-high 37 minutes while tying career mark of 12 boards with eight points and three steals at George Mason (2/13)

Statistics

Total 3-Pointers Rebounds
SeasonGPGSMinAvgFGFGA%FGFGA%FTFTA%OffDefTotAvgPFFOATOBlkStPtsAvg
2018-19251342316.93478.436417.2351634.4712658843.4502122529883.5
2019-20pending
Career251342316.93478.436417.2351634.4712658843.4502122529883.5

Career bests from RealGM.com

Pre-UMass

High School

  • Four-star recruit by ESPN & three-star by 247Sports.com and Rivals.com
  • Played for Pope John XXIII as well as the NY Jayhawks in AAU
  • Held multiple offers including four other A-10 schools before choosing UMass
  • As a sophomore in his first year in the United States, Diallo averaged 9.7 points and 7.5 rebounds per game
  • Those totals jumped during his junior season to 13.4 points and 7.5 rebounds
  • Tore his ACL in his last game in his junior year, which forced him to miss this senior season4)
  • Prior to his injury, he was getting recruited from schools including Virginia, Florida, and Syracuse5)

Personal

diallo_samba.txt · Last modified: 2020/02/02 11:27 by mikeuma