Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 11/14/13
If you are playing close enough attention, you know that the Louisville basketball team has developed a new trend involving its post players.  The University of Louisville has found recent success having centers that hail from the continent of Africa. After sending Gorgi Dieng to the NBA, the Cards are looking for redshirt freshman Mangok Mathiang to have more of an impact role this season.  New comer Akoy Agau is on the roster currently picking up whatever he can from the older guys on the team.  If the Cards are successful in wooing Kansas high school big man Bakary Kanote they will have secured themselves another giant who meets the same residential requirements as others who have recently dress in the Cardinal red. This has happened one too many times for it to be cast off as a coincidence or a funny circumstance.  There is a strategy to bringing in prospects that come from Africa, and it’s one that can help any coach sleep better at night. Gorgi Dieng was a very raw prospect wh...
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