20 days. It seems hard to believe with the NBA Finals just getting underway, but the NBA draft is now less than three weeks away. With the rumors about who the Celtics are interested in drafting with the 16th pick piling up, we've decided to take a closer look at potential future C's in our 'Future is Now' series. We started things off by taking a look at Kansas center Jeff Withey, and today we turn our attention to another collegiate big man, Gorgui Dieng of Louisville.
Full name: Gorgui Dieng
Hometown: Kėbémer, Senegal
College: Louisville (3 years)
Date of Birth: January 18th, 1990 (age 23)
Current ESPN mock draft position: 22nd to the Brooklyn Nets (Note: Last week when we featured Withey, he was projected to go to the Nets in Chad Ford's Mock 3.0, this week Dieng is projected to go to Brooklyn in Ford's Mock 4.0. Weird.)
Height: 6'10.75"(in shoes) Weight: 230 lbs Wingspan: 7'3.5"
College Career: Dieng debuted as a Freshman at the advanced age of 20 during the 2010-11...