Mamadi Diakite named to NABC All-District 2 Second-Team

UVA senior forward Mamadi Diakite has been named to the All-District 2 Second-Team by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.

Mamadi Diakite named to NABC All-District 2 Second-Team
Mamadi Diakite was all-smiles after the victory against Louisville (Source: WVIR)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - UVA senior forward Mamadi Diakite has been named to the All-District 2 Second-Team by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.

Diakite averaged 13.7 points and 6.8 rebounds per game in 2019-20

He was also a big part of a Cavaliers’ defense which led the nation in scoring defense, allowing just 52.4 points per game.

Diakite was previously named Second Team All-ACC.

He finished his career with 997-points, and is second all-time in blocks in program history.

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