35 Youssou Ndoye
35 Youssou Ndoye
Height: 7-0
Weight: 245
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
High School: Lee Academy
Position: C

Career Stats

As A Junior (2013-14) | Game-By-Game Stats
Started all 33 games … ranked third in the Atlantic 10 in blocks (2.2), 11th in field goal percentage (.520) and 20th in rebounding (5.7) … averaged 10.2 points per game, third best on the team and a career high and an improvement of 3.3 points over his sophomore season … scored in double figures 14 times, 10 of which came in A-10 games … recorded four double-doubles – 19 points and 10 rebounds in A-10 Tournament win over LaSalle, 19 points and 11 rebounds at home vs. Richmond, 16 points and 12 rebounds at Siena and 13 points and 10 rebounds in a home win over Canisius … grabbed five rebounds or more 21 times … had at least one block in 31 games and rejected at least two shots in 20 games … shot .736 at the free throw line in A-10 games and 66 percent for the year … scored a career high 21 points against Rhode Island … recorded 12 points, three rebounds and three blocks in Jan. 29 win over No. 19 UMass … set career high with six blocks (most by an A-10 player all year) and scored 15 points in win over Delaware … 17 points, seven rebounds and five blocked shots vs. Dayton … in the Bonnies’ three A-10 Tournament games at Barclays Center, he averaged 13 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.1 blocks … scored 13 points and blocked two shots in A-10 Tournament win over top-seeded Saint Louis.

As A Sophomore (2012-13) | Game-By-Game Stats
Played in all 29 games and made 18 starts – the first five games of the year and the last 13 contests of the season … finished fifth on the team in scoring at 6.9 per game, was second in rebounding at 4.9 and led the club and ranked seventh in the A-10 with 41 blocks … increased his scoring average by more than four points per game, his rebound average by more than 2.5 per game and his block total by 24 from his freshman year … posted his first career double-double with 14 points and a career-best 14 rebounds at No. 25 NC State on Dec. 22 … against the talented Wolfpack frontcourt, he also rejected four shots and played a then-career-high 28 minutes off the bench … scored a career-high 17 points in the Bonnies season finale against Fordham (March 9) … put up 16 points – his previous career high – on Jan. 16 in a nationally-televised matchup against Xavier … one rebound shy of his second career double-double as he registered 14 points, nine rebounds and three blocks against future Sweet 16 participant La Salle (Feb. 13) ... the nine rebounds against the Explorers are the most in his career against an A-10 opponent … eight points, eight rebounds and three blocks against Atlantic 10 Champion Saint Louis on Jan. 26 … made 7-of-8 field goals and blocked two shots in a then-career-high 29 minutes against Xavier (Jan. 16) … scored 10 points, grabbed five rebounds and was 4-for-6 from the field against The Citadel (Dec. 19) ... tied or broke a career high in six different categories against Cleveland State (Dec. 15): points (13), assists (one), steals (three), field goals made (three), free throws made (seven) and free throws attempted (eight) ... five points, five rebounds and three blocks against Buffalo (Dec. 1) in his first game of the season coming off the bench … attempted a then-career-high eight shots and issued his first assist of the year against Niagara (Nov. 24) … hampered with a high ankle sprain which only allowed him to play 13 minutes against Canisius (Nov. 17); did not score, but pulled down four rebounds ... posted eight points, four rebounds and a block against Cornell (Nov. 14) ... registered seven points and seven rebounds and also produced career highs in blocked shots (five) against Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 9) in the season opener.

As A Freshman (2011-12) | Game-By-Game Stats

Appeared in 31 games, making one start ... shot 59.6 percent from the field (31-52) to lead the team ... finished second on the team with 17 blocked shots ... averaged 2.6 points and 2.4 rebounds per game ... POSTSEASON: grabbed a career-high nine rebounds and also blocked two shots in an A-10 quarterfinal victory over Saint Joseph's (March 9) ... REGULAR SEASON: snared six rebounds in 17 minutes of work against Richmond (Jan. 28) ... scored five points -- including a go-ahead dunk in overtime -- in the Bonnies’ victory over Rhode Island (Jan. 25), in addition to a block and drawn charge in the final 77 seconds ... used two dunks and went 3-of-3 from the line to record a career-high nine points (3-4 FGs) at Xavier (Jan. 14) ... chipped in four points, two blocks and two boards in 15 minutes of work against GW (Jan.4) ... grabbed seven rebounds and scored five points, including three free throws to help SBU defeat Saint Francis (Pa.) (Dec. 23) ... recorded his first career steal in Rochester against NC State (Dec. 20) ... made his first career free throw in the Bonnies’ 76-66 win over Loyola (Md.) (Dec. 18) ... recorded his first career start at 24/22 Illinois against reigning Big 10 Player of the Week Meyers Leonard … helped limit the 7-footer to just three shots in 29 minutes ... earned a career-high 19 minutes off the bench at Buffalo (Dec. 3) ... scored the first points of his collegiate career on a putback layup in the first half of the Siena game (Nov. 21) ... entered in the second half of the Cornell game to record the first action of his collegiate career.

High School
Rated at a 78 overall and among the top 85 centers in his class by ESPNU College Basketball Recruiting ... played two seasons at Lee Academy in Maine, the last of which was a prep year ... averaged seven points, seven rebounds and two blocks per game in helping the Pandas to a 27-1 record that included 23 consecutive wins.

Personal
Has a 7-2 wingspan (86") ... member of the Sports for Education and Economic Development (SEEDS) program in his native Senegal that helped guide him to the United States ... the academy provides educational opportunities for youth, creating social awareness and encouraging economic development through the vehicle of sports. ... sport management and French major.



In the News
May 17, 2011:  Lee Big Man Headed to Atlantic 10
May 25, 2011: Bonnies Big on Senegal Recruit (pdf)
Mar. 21, 2012: School in Senegal is Well Represented in NCAA Tournament
Oct. 17, 2012: Gathers And Ndoye Ready To Step Into Larger Roles For Bona

    

    

School In Senegal Is Well Represented In NCAA Tournament