13  Cheikh Sane
Cheikh Sane
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dakar, Senegal

High School:
SEEDS

Last College:
Snow College (Utah)

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 225

Position:
F

Experience:
TR

02/21/2014

League-Leading Blue Raiders to Face Herd

CSS to air men's basketball afternoon contest

02/20/2014

Marshall Back Home to Host UAB

Men's basketball returns home after three games away

02/15/2014

Herd Downs Charlotte on the Road

Men's basketball rallies from 11 down to collect 59-56 win

02/14/2014

Men's Basketball to Face Another C-USA Newcomer

Herd to play travel-partner Charlotte on the road

02/09/2014

Again, Marshall Burned By Last-Second Three

Men's basketball falls at Tulane by three with 0.9 seconds left

01/30/2014

FIU at Marshall

The Herd walks away with an 80-68 victory over the Panthers.

12/05/2013

Marshall vs. Vanderbilt

Marshall men's basketball

11/21/2013

Stephen F. Austin at Marshall

Nov. 18, 2013

AT SNOW COLLEGE: Averaged 10.4 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game while shooting 53.8 percent from the field as a sophomore... An All-Region 18 and All-Scenic West Athletic Conference First Team selection... Helped Snow College to a 20-11 record as a sophomore... Averaged 7.0 points, 6.1 rebounds and 0.9 blocks per game while shooting 46 percent from the field as a freshman and led his team to a 23-9 record as a freshman

PRIOR TO SNOW COLLEGE: Attended grades 9-12 at a college-preparatory boarding school called SEEDS (Sports for Education and Economic Development in Senegal).... "SEEDS uses sports as a vehicle to inspire, empower, and support a holistic development of promising African youth, preparing them to become global citizens and lead positive transformation in Senegal, Africa, and the world... Other products of SEEDS playing college basketball include former Huntington Prep player Papa Dia (SMU), Gorgui Dieng (Louisville), Baye Keita (Syracuse), Cheikh Mbodj (Cincinnati), Assane Sene (Virginia), Youssou Ndoye (St. Bonaventure) and Azia N'Diaye (Washington)

PERSONAL:Born May 4, 1992... Son of Samsidine Sane (father) and Bintou Badji (mother)... Has two younger sisters, two older brothers and one younger brother... Speaks three languages: English, French, Diola (sounds like zshola) and Woluf... Name pronounced SHEK SAW-nay