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#50 Sidy Djitte
Position: Center
Height: 6'10"
Weight: 240
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
High School: Northwood Temple Academy
Experience: 1 Letter
Overview
First player from the country of Senegal to play for the Tigers ... signed in the spring of 2013 after an intense recruiting battle, he chose Clemson over offers from Cincinnati and Memphis ... provides the Clemson frontcourt with significant size, and had an active role backing up starting center Landry Nnoko in his first season with the program ... helps on the glass and defensively ... much of his offseason work has focused on strength & conditioning, and developing parts of his offensive game ... played in the U.S. his final two seasons of high school, at a private school in Fayetteville, N.C. ... also played AAU basketball for the Upward Stars ... recruited to Clemson by assistant coach Earl Grant ... majoring in engineering ... name is pronounced SIH-dee zhih-TAY.

2013-14
Appeared in 34 games, with one starting assignment ... played a total of 304 minutes, an average of 8.9 per contest ... averaged 1.1 points and 2.7 rebounds per game ... possessed the top per-minute rebounding ratio on the team ... fourth on the team with 40 offensive rebounds, despite playing the eighth-highest minute total on the roster ... fourth on the team with nine blocks ... played double figure minutes in 12 games ... posted at least four rebounds in 10 games, including back to back contests in December.

Best Games, 2013-14
Made 4-4 field goals and scored season-high eight points in 15 minutes on Dec. 14 against Furman ... added 10 rebounds, including season-high seven offensive boards, in the win over the Paladins ... did not score, but grabbed 10 rebounds in 24 effective minutes off the bench at Arkansas ... six rebounds were on the offensive glass ... posted two points, four rebounds and a block versus Davidson ... scored four points in eight minutes at Auburn ... scored six points and added seven rebounds in 14 minutes at Pittsburgh ... pulled down six rebounds in 14 minutes at North Carolina and six in 18 minutes at Florida State in back to back ACC games ... started and played 11 minutes against NC State ... tallied four points and three rebounds against Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament.

Before Clemson
Three-star prospect according to the national recruiting services ... ranked as the 13th-best prospect in the state of North Carolina by ESPNU ... Fayetteville Observer Cape Fear Region Player of the Year as a senior when he averaged 17 points, 12 rebounds and three blocked shots per game ... Player of the Year and Tournament MVP in the Carolina Christian Conference (CCC), he led Northwood Temple to a 28-11 overall record and CCC regular season and tournament titles ... helped team to NCISAA Final Four ... first-team all-state and a McDonald's High School All-America nominee ... selected to play in the Southeast Elite 24 All-Star Game ... also earned a varsity letter in soccer ... coached by Chris Lattimer ... born April 11, 1994.

Djitte Career Statistics
Year
GP-GS
Min/Avg
FG-FGA
Pct
3FG-FA
Pct
FT-FTA
Pct
Off/Reb/Avg
A-T
BS-ST
PF-D
Pts/Avg
2013-14 34-1

304/8.9

18-43 .419 0-0 .000 2-12 .167 40/92/2.7 0-13 9-7 53-2 38/1.1
Totals
34-1
304/8.9
18-43
.419
0-0
.000
2-12
.167
40/92/2.7
0-13
9-7
53-2
38/1.1

Djitte's Career Highs
Points: 8 vs. Furman, 12/14/13
Field Goals Made: 4 vs. Furman, 12/14/13
Field Goal Attempts: 5 vs. Pittsburgh, 1/21/14
Free Throws Made: 1 vs. UMass, 11/24/13; 1 vs. Arkansas, 12/7/13
Free Throw Attempts: 3 vs. Arkansas, 12/7/13
Rebounds: 10 vs. Arkansas, 12/7/13; 10 vs. Furman, 12/14/13
Offensive Rebounds: 7 vs. Furman, 12/14/13
Blocked Shots: 1 vs. many (8), last vs. SMU, 4/1/14
Steals: 1 vs. many (8), last vs. SMU, 4/1/14
Minutes: 24 vs. Arkansas, 12/7/13

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