UC Irvine Rumors & News

  • Mamadou Ndiaye will remain in NBA Draft, forgo senior season

    Larry Brown Sports "Mamadou Ndiaye, a 7-foot-6 junior at UC Irvine, has officially decided to forgo his final season of college eligibility and enter the NBA Draft. Ndiaye, who is one of only two 7-foot-6 college players in the country, declared for the draft last month but has not hired an agent. He told ESPN’s..." May 24

  • Mamadou Ndiaye anchors UC Irvine's defense to new heights

    CBS Sports "For the last three years, UC Irvine center Mamadou Ndiaye has been one of college basketball's true novelties. After all, there aren't many guys who are 7-foot-6 with an 8-foot-3 wingspan playing basketball anywhere in the world, let alone in America. Ndiaye himself gets it, of course. His..." February 03