Published on April 15th, 2014 | by admin0
Astou Ndour Selected as 16th Pick in 2014 Draft By San Antonio
Astou Ndour selected as the highest Spanish female basketball player in the WNBA Draft was chosen by San Antonio Stars. The news tops off a season high for Ndour who was the Liga Femenina MVP of the year by averaging over 17 points and 13 rebounds per outing. Also under belt she holds a European champion and MVP of the U20 European Turkey with the Spanish; Top 5 ideal players of Lithuania U19 World Young Player of the Year for FIBA Europe.
Ndour joins a select few Spanish players that have been chosen in the WNBA Draft.
- Amaya Valdemoro Selected #30 – 1998 Houston Comets
- Nuria Martínez Selected #36 – 2004 Sacramento Monarchs
- Alba Torrens Selected #36 – 2009 Connecticut Sun