Senegal begin their running for the next World Cup FIBA basketball, Spain 2014 as of July 20. To this end, the Lions coach, Cheikh Sarr releases a list of 22 players.
For 11 days (July 20 to 31), Gorgui Dieng (pivot NBA Minnesota), present in the group, and his teammates will refine their automation in Dakar. Cheikh Sarr and his staff have raked off with the convening of players from U.S. universities, the D-league, but also those based in Europe, Asia, not to mention the local league basketballers and those operating in the Maghreb. This list will be reduced to 12 before the first challenge of Senegal.
Bronze medalist at Afrobasket 2013, Senegal is in group B of the World Cup, including Argentina and Croatia. The Spanish World Cup 2014 will be held from 30 to 14 September 2014.
The 22 players to prepare for the World Cup
Louis Adama Adams (University of South Carolina, USA), Thierno Ibrahima Niang (University Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA), Pape Malick Gadiaga (Dakar university club), Mamadou Ndoye (Gaston Berger University) Xane Christian D’Almeida (Tarbes-Lourdes P. basketball, France), Pape Ndiaye Sadiaw Diatta (Florida, USA), El Hadj Malick Ndiaye (Tunisia). Ibrahima Mbengue (AS Customs), Muhammad Diop (Gaston Berger University), El Hadj Maleye Ndoye (Paris Levallois, France), Faye Muhammad (Panionios, Greece), Abdoulaye Djibril Thiam (Toyama Grouse – BJ League, Japan), Babacar Touré (Neuchâtel, Switzerland), Pape Abdou Badji (Neuchâtel, Switzerland), Ibrahima Thomas (AZAD Basketball Club, Iran). Maurie Daly Ndour (Ohio Bobcats, USA), Hamady Ndiaye (D-League/Delaware, USA), Mohamed Saër Sene (Antibes, France), Gorgui Sy Dieng (Minnesota / NBA, USA), Ibrahima Diop (OSB DVA, Algeria) Ibrahima Niang (Dakar university club), Adama Lô (athletic Union Ouakam)