44 Ousseynou Diop
44 Ousseynou Diop
Birth Date: 12/16/1985
Height: 6-10
Weight: 216
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
Position: F

Honors and Awards


Career Charts

  • Blocked shots: 1st (316)
  • Offensive rebounds: 1st (237)
  • Defensive rebounds: 1st (542)
  • Rebounds: 2nd (779)

2011-12 Season (Senior): Earned honorable mention all-MCAC honors for the second-straight season ... Appeared in all 34 games with 30 starts ... Averaged 9.0 points, 8.1 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per game ... Ranked third in NAIA Division II in blocked shots (81) ... Registered at least one blocked shot in 31 games ... Tallied seven double-doubles ... Recorded 18 points and a career-high 17 rebounds versus Park University on Nov. 12 ... Notched 12 points and 16 rebounds in the MCAC championship game ... Blocked a season-high seven shots at William Penn University (Dec. 5) ... Recorded 10 or more rebounds in 12 games ... Scored in double figures 15 times.

2010-11 Season (Junior): Named the MCAC Defensive Player of the Year while earning honorable mention all-MCAC honors ... Appeared in all 34 games with 28 starts ... Averaged 8.5 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.9 blocks per game ... Led the NAIA Division II in blocked shots (133) and blocks per game (3.9) ... Registered at least one blocked shot in 33 games, including 25 games with three or more blocks ... Recorded eight blocks three times this ... Tallied five double-doubles ... Named the MCAC Player of the Week on Feb. 14 after averaging 13.3 points, 14.3 rebounds and 4.3 blocks per game ... Scored a season-high 20 points while pulling down 14 rebounds at Peru State College on Feb. 8 ... Scored nine points, blocked eight shots and pulled down 12 rebounds against Oklahoma Wesleyan University on Jan. 28 ... Recorded nine games with 10 or more rebounds ... Scored in double figures 12 times.


2010-11 Game-by-Game Statistics

2009-10 Season (Sophomore)
: Played in all 32 games, starting in nine ... Led the team and the MCAC with 67 blocked shots ... Averaged 6.6 points and 5.4 rebounds per game ... Scored a career-high 23 points in the Bruins’ 111-65 win over Alice Lloyd on Jan. 4, 2010.

2009-10 Game-by-Game Statistics

2008-09 Season (Freshman): Appeared in 23 games as a freshman … Averaged 2.2 points and 2.0 rebounds per game … Collected a season-high 10 points and 9 rebounds in the Bellevue’s season-opening win over Nebraska Christian on Nov. 1, 2008 … Led the Bruins and the MCAC with 35 blocked shots.

2008-09 Game-by-Game Statistics

High School: Named the Player of the Year at College Saint Michel in 2007 … Averaged 10.8 points and seven rebounds per game during his senior season.

Personal: Son of Bara and Fatou Diop ... Born on Dec. 16, 1985 … Majoring in communication arts … Has four siblings … Speaks four languages (English, French, Spanish, and Wolof) … Favorite athlete is Zinedine Zidane.