Frenchman Yakhouba Diawara (201 cm, Pepperdine’05) is now a free agent. His contract with Umana Reyer Venezia from Italy (SerieA) has expired and Diawara is moving on. He has been playing in Italy ever since he left the NBA in 2010.
In 2012-13 Diawara played 33 games for Umana VE and averaged 13.1 ppg and 4.8 rpg. In 2011-2 he played for Cimberio Varese (Italy-SerieA) and averaged 15.2 ppg and 5.2 rpg over 36 games.
Yakhouba was a member of the French National Team from 2006 to 2008 and again in 2012. He played three games in the 2012 London Olympics and averaged 3.3 ppg and 1.0 apg.