The Chanticleers will make their first NCAA trip in 21 years
Coastal Advances to the Semifinals on Saturday at 2 p.m.
Coastal Remains in First with Win Over PC
Coastal Now Sits in a Three-Way Tie for the Top Spot in the Big South Conference South Division
Diagne Adds 16 Points and Eight Rebounds
2013-14 Coastal Carolina Men's Basketball - NCAA Tournament 2nd Round vs. No. 1 seed Virginia (PNC Arena - Raleigh, N.C.)
Chanticleers give the top-seeded Cavaliers a scare before losing 70-59.
2014 Big South Men's Basketball Championship - Game Photos
The Chanticleers prevailed 76-61 to claim their first conference title since 1991.
2012-13 (Junior): Appeared in 28 games for the Chants while starting 27... Led the team in rebounding and was eighth in the conference with 6.9 boards per game... Averaged 6.1 points per game... Had a pair of double-doubles against Johnson & Wales (Nov. 20) and Presbyterian (Jan. 9)... Scored a career-high 16 points against Johnson & Wales (Nov. 20)... Grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds against Presbyterian (Jan. 9)... Scored in double-figures four times... Grabbed double-digit boards in five games... Finished the season ranked fourth in the conference in offensive rebounds (74) and ninth in defensive rebounds (119)... Shot 46.3 percent from the field and 56.3 percent from the free-throw line.
Prior to Coastal: Played one season at Lake Land College in Mattoon, Illinois... Led the Lakers to a 25-14 record... Averaged nine points and eight rebounds at LLC.
High School: Prepped at Seeds Academy in Senegal.