43 Jean Yves Toupane
43 Jean Yves Toupane
Height: 6-7
Weight: 185
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
High School: Lee Academy
Position: G/F
Experience: 1L

As A Freshman (2012-13) | Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in seven games in his first season in the Brown and White, including three Atlantic 10 contests and three against teams either nationally ranked or receiving votes … his best performance of the year came on Dec. 22 at No. 25 NC State when he scored seven points in just eight minutes off the bench … went 2-4 from 3-point range and hit his first, and only, free throw of the season … finished the year with 14 points, four rebounds and shot 5-11 from the floor and 3-8 from 3-point range in 30 minutes of action … scored his first A-10 points off a tip-in at Butler on Feb. 6; it was his first action since Jan. 9 at George Washington … made his fifth appearance of the year in a stretch of six games at George Washington (Jan. 9) after not playing in the first eight; pulled down one rebound in his three minutes against the Colonials … drained a 3-pointer and grabbed two rebounds against The Citadel (Dec. 19) in his second straight game seeing action ... made his collegiate debut against Cleveland State (Dec. 15) … scored his first points on a layup and issued an assist in his five minutes of action versus the Vikings.

Lee Academy
Regarded as on the top 100 prospects in the nation at his position (small forward) by ESPN Recruiting … listed as one of the top five recruits in Maine and one of the 25 players in the New England Region … was a teammate of fellow Senegal native and current Bona junior Youssou Ndoye.

Part of the Sports for Education and Economic Development (SEEDS) program in Senegal that guided him to the United States …named MVP of the NBA’s Basketball Without Borders program in Africa … made his U.S. debut at the 2010 Jordan Brand international game, where he earned MVP honors.