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25 Mamadi Diakite
Mamadi  Diakite

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Conakry, Guinea, Africa

High School:
Blue Ridge School (Va.)

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 214

Position:
F

02/04/2017

Virginia Game Notes

12/06/2016

Post Game Notes

11/26/2016

Post Game Notes

11/20/2016

Post-Game Quotes vs. Yale

Post-Game Quotes - Yale

11/20/2016

Virginia Game Notes vs. Yale

Postgame Notes - Yale

11/26/2016

CBS Sports Network Highlights: Virginia vs. Iowa

Highlights from UVA men's basketball's 74-41 win over Iowa in the Emerald Coast Classic

03/15/2017

NCAA Press Conference & Practice

Tony Bennett and the Cavaliers prepare for the NCAA tournament in Orlando, Fla.

03/08/2017

UVA vs. Pittsburgh

UVA vs. Pittsburgh ACC Tournament 3/8/2017

02/04/2017

USATSI Gallery - No. 9 Virginia @ Syracuse

USATSI Gallery - No. 9 Virginia @ Syracuse

12/31/2016

Virginia vs. Florida State

Dec. 31, 2016

12/06/2016

USATSI Gallery - East Carolina @ Virginia

USATSI Gallery - East Carolina @ Virginia

AT VIRGINIA

2015-16 SEASON
• Redshirted the 2015-16 season

HIGH SCHOOL

• Played two seasons at Blue Ridge School (St. George, Va.) from 2013-15 for former head coach Bill Ramsey and former Cavalier Cade Lemcke
• Averaged 12 points, eight rebounds and four blocked shots for Blue Ridge in 2014-15
• Led Blue Ridge to the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) Division II state championship and Virginia Independent Conference (VIC) title en route to a 22-4 record in 2014-15
• Earned two varsity letters in basketball, track and field and soccer at Blue Ridge
• Won the VIC high jump championship in 2014 and 2015
• Earned second team All-VIC honors in soccer in 2014-15

PERSONAL
• Mamadi Diakite
• Born in Conakry, Guinea, Africa
• Son of Aboubacar Sidiki Diakite and Aminata Kaba
• Has two brothers, Mohamed Lamine and Kany, and one sister, Adama
• Volunteered for the Charlottesville Toy Lift and Blue Ridge Buddy Baron program
• Enjoys soccer and hanging out with friends
• Undeclared major

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