9 Yakhouba Diawara
Born: 08/29/82
Height: 6-7 / 2.01
Weight: 225 lbs. / 102.1 kg.
College: Pepperdine '05
  High-energy player with a lot of strength and athleticism... Not very gifted on the offensive end.

Grew up with Dijon (France).
Played college ball at Southern Idaho and Pepperdine from 2001 to 2005.
Never drafted by an NBA team.
Returned to Dijon (France) in 2005-06. Moved to Fortitudo Bologna (Italy) in February.
Signed with the Denver Nuggets in July 2006.
Signed with the Miami Heat in August 2008.
Signed with Brindisi (Italy) in August 2010.
Signed with Varese (Italy) in July 2011.
 Signed with Venezia (Italy) in June 2012.
 Returned to Varese (Italy) in August 2014.
Named to the All-WCC Team in 2004.
Selected to the French League All-Star Game in 2006.
Member of the French National Team.