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Khady Dieng
Khady Dieng

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Dakar, Senegal

High School:
Gatewood (Ga.) School

Height:
5-10

Position:
G

Major:
Business

Updated Jan. 27, 2014

As a Freshman (2013-14):
Had five points with three rebounds and an assist in her first collegiate appearance vs. Georgia Southern... Scored four points with two rebounds and a steal vs. Jacksonville State... Recorded five points with four rebounds at Alabama A&M... Scored three points with three rebounds and two assists at UT Chattanooga... Pulled down a rebound vs. Ball State... Picked up a steal vs. St. John's... Tied her season-high of five points vs. Florida A&M, also had two assists and a steal... Grabbed three rebounds against Presbyterian with two steals and two assists... Grabbed a rebound at Mississippi State... Had two points with one rebound, assist and steal each against Texas A&M... Scored a season high of 10 points at Arkansas... Scored four points with two rebounds and an assist against Mississippi State at home... Put up three points with a rebound and a steal at Vanderbilt... Had five points with a rebound and season-high four steals vs. Missouri... Grabbed three rebounds with an assist and a steal at Tennessee... Grabbed two rebounds against Georgia... Put up two points vs. Alabama... Had two points two rebounds and an assist at Ole Miss... Averaging 2.3 points and 1.3 rebounds per game this season.

High School:
Graduated from Gatewood School in Eatonton, Ga.... Finished her two-year high school career with a 57-2 record... Helped lead Gatewood to a 30-0 record and GISA 2A state championship as a junior... Averaged 11.4 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 5.3 steals per game as a junior... Named team MVP and The Telegraph All-Middle Georgia Player of the year, while also being named to both the GISA all-region and all-state teams as a junior... Averaged 15.8 points, 7.6 rebounds, 5.4 steals, and 4.1 assists per game as a senior, helping Gatewood to a 27-2 and a final four appearance... Named team MVP while also being named to the all-region and all-state teams... Also while at Gatewood, Dieng played on the soccer, volleyball and track & field teams... Despite having never thrown the equipment before, she earned a trip to the state championship in the discus and shot put, helping her team to back-to-back state championships... Won the U18 African championship with her native Senegal.

Personal:
Full name is Ndeye Khadidiatou Dieng... Daughter of Babacar Dieng and Salane Diop... Siblings are Fatou Dieng, Mouhamed Dieng, Aissatou Dieng, Pape Mamadou Dieng, and Seynabou Dieng... Born December 1, 1994... A native of Dakar, Senegal, but moved by herself to the United States at 16 to study and play basketball... Knows three languages English, French and Wolof... Played for the club team ASC Ville de Dakar in Senegal... Also competed in volleyball and track in high school, making the state championships with the track team... Earned a trip to the State Championships in discus and shot put although she had never thrown either before... Plans on majoring in International Business... Lived in Georgia with Dave and Kayleen Ringer and their family... Her host family siblings were Andrew, Josh, Isaac, Abbie and Ruthie... Majoring in Business.

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