42 - Alpha N'Diaye|
|Previous School:||Ohlone JC|
Took a redshirt.
Prior to Sacramento State
Spent two seasons at Fremont’s Ohlone College (2007-09) where he helped lead the team to a combined 45-20 overall record and a 19-5 mark in the Coast Conference (North Division)...named honorable mention all-state and first team all-conference as a sophomore after averaging 8.4 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game while shooting 52.4 percent (120-229) from the field...among conference leaders, he ranked second in blocks, fifth in rebounds and tied for eighth in field goal percentage...over the final 13 games that season, he averaged 10.8 points, 8.9 rebounds and 3.2 blocks per game, including a 14-point, 17-rebound performance in the state playoffs against Merritt College...scored in double figures 12 times during the final 22 games...as a freshman in 2007-08, he averaged 5.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.0 blocked shot per game while shooting 53.4 percent (63-118) from the field...both seasons during N’Diaye’s tenure, Ohlone reached the regional finals of the state tournament.
A 2006 graduate of Kodonso High School in Africa...did not play basketball.
Born Nov. 6, 1988...parents are Insa Oscar N’Diaye and Aisha Fofana...an economics major...moved from Mali to the United States and began playing basketball in 2007...has a 7-foot-1 wing span.