|No. 17 – FIATC Joventut|
October 20, 1978 |
|Nationality||Senegalese / Spanish|
|Listed height||2.01 m (6 ft 7 in)|
|Listed weight||103 kg|
|High school||UN International School
(New York City, New York)
|NBA draft||2000 / Undrafted|
|2004–2012||CB Gran Canaria|
Sitapha Savané (born 20 August 1978) is a Senegalese professional basketball player with Joventut Badalona in the Liga ACB of Spain. He is also a member of the Senegal national basketball team. He attended Navy and played basketball there, and was featured in the book The Last Amateurs. His father is Landing Savane.
Savané attended the United States Naval Academy, where he graduated from in 2000. In his junior and senior seasons, Savané was first team all Patriot League. He also led Navy in scoring, rebounding, blocks, field goal percentage and steals. He originally planned to not attend Navy, but when his Service Time was shortened he reconsidered.
- ACB.com profile (Spanish)
- Profile CBGranCanaria.com (Spanish)
- Draft Profile SportsIllustrated.com 2000 NBA Draft
- EurocupBasketball.com Profile
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