Astou B. N’Diaye

Astou B. N’diaye
Players Experience Manager
NBA Academy Africa

Astou B. N’Diaye is a mother of 16 year old triplet, an Olympian, WNBA Champion and 3 times African Champion from Senegal west Africa.


A Bachelor of Science  in business Administration SNU
A Master in Human Resources, Utah State University
A Master in Political Science,  University of Central Oklahoma

18 years of Senegal Nat’l team ( 1989-2007)
4 times Collegiate champion, Southern Nazarene University SNU (1993-1997)
Olympian with Team Senegal  (Sydney, Australia  2000)
WNBA Champion – Detroit Shock (2003)
Ronchetti Cup Champion – Famila, Schio
Italian Champion – Phard,  Napoli
Basketball Coach Utah State University (2008-2010)

Women empowerment
Women empowerment advocate
Science, Tech, Engeneering  & Math (STEM) Education advocate for young ladies.
Speaks 5 languages (Oulof, French, Serere, Spanish, English)

Astou Ndiaye about gender and basketball
Sports Africa Conference 2012, Ohio University