Shock HERstory

Astou Ndiaye-Diatta

STATISTICS
Position:Forward/Center College/Country:Southern Nazarene '97
Ht./Wt.:6'3 / 182lbs. High School:Lycee T.S. Nouron Tall (Senegal)
Birthdate:10/5/1973 Years w/WNBA (Shock):1999-2004 (1999-2003)
Drafted:41st overall pick in '99 by Detroit
Career WNBA and ABL Regular Season Statistics
REBOUNDS
LGTMGGSMINFGM-APCT3PM-APCTFTM-APCTOFFDEFTOTASTPFSTLTOBLKPTS
97-98ASea36238583-160.519 0-4.00029-46.630166682185114 562195
98-99ASea15--18628-60.467 0-1.00018-24.75013263910186 20474
1999WMia31143870-160.4380-1.00024-39.615257499175111 3218164
2000WDet3232868158-333.4741-6.16729-51.56965122187408723 6422346
2001WDet3231913156-341.457 5-15.33359-76.77660111171498222 7328376
2002WDet3232776126-270.4670-2.00023-39.59044118162396517 5812275
2003WDet1127010-21.476 0-0----0-2.0005914133 9120
2004WInd100745-19.2600-0----2-4.5002911471 8312
2005WHou11312716-35.457 0-0----3-6.5001020308141 10135
2006WSea40585-14.3570-1.0000-0----437061 5110
Shock Totals138983065520-1125.4626-24.250135-207.65219943463314628876 236811181
WNBA Totals1631013324546-1193.4586-25.240140-217.64521546668115831579 259861238
ABL Totals51--571111-220.5050-5.00047-70.6712992121286920 766269
CareerTotals214--3895657-1413.4656-30.200187-287.65224455880218638499335921507
Career WNBA Playoff Statistics
REBOUNDS
TMGGSMINFGM-APCT3PM-APCTFTM-APCTOFFDEFTOTASTPFSTLTOBLKPTS
1999Det10164-5.8000-0----0-0----336021 308
2003Det2060-0----0-0----1-2.50000011 0001
WNBA Totals30224-5.8000-0----1-2.500336131 309
Career Transactions: Selected by the Seattle Reign in the second round (No. 13 Overall) of the 1997 ABL Draft . . . Selected by the Detroit Shock in the fourth round (No. 41 Overall) in the 1999 WNBA Draft . . . Signed by the Indiana Fever as an unrestricted free agent on March 23, 2004 . . . Waived by the Fever on May 20, 2005 . . .

Shock Career

1999: Finished second on the team in blocked shots . . . Scored a season-high 14 points on two occasions – vs. Orlando on June 17 and at Orlando on July 12 . . . Scored in double figures on four occasions . . . Grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds vs. Cleveland on July 31 . . . Blocked three shots in three consecutive games from July 25 through July 31 . . . 1999 Playoffs Was the only Shock player to connect on more than 50 percent of her field goals (4-of-5, .800) in the Shock’s loss to the Charlotte Sting . . .

2000: Led the Shock in blocked shots (22) and finished second on the team in scoring average (10.8) and rebound average (5.8) . . . Scored a season-high 19 points on two occasions – at Washington on August 4 and vs. New York on August 9 . . . Scored in double figures on 18 occasions . . . Grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds on two occasions – vs. Sacramento on June 3 and vs. Los Angeles on August 2 . . . Recorded double-figure rebound totals on four occasions . . . Handed out a season-high four assists vs. Los Angeles on August 2 . . . Made the first three-pointer of her WNBA career vs. Miami on July 26 . . .

2001: Led the Shock in scoring average (11.8) and blocked shots (28) and was second in rebound average (5.3) . . . Scored a season-high 27 points vs. Utah on August 7 . . . Scored 20 or more points on six occasions, and 10 or more points on 18 occasions . . . Grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds vs. Minnesota on June 17 . . . Handed out a season-high five assists at Washington on July 11 . . . Blocked a season-high four shots at Cleveland on August 8 . . .