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Seydou Kone
Seydou Kone

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Paris, France

High School:
Cholet Basket

Last College:
Broward CC

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 250

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
05/28/1983


Junior (2006-07): Averaged 3.1 points and 2.0 rebounds in 25 games...averaged 10.3 minutes per contest...scored 5+ points off the bench six times...made his Owl debut in the season-opener against Oklahoma State (11/10)...went 4-for-5 from the floor in 16 minutes against UMKC (11/13)...missed three games due to a leg injury...returned against UCF to score nine points and grab three boards (12/09)...went 5-for-5 from the charity stripe against the Golden Knights...grabbed seven rebounds against UMKC (12/23)...credited with his firstcareer assist against New Orleans while scoring five points on 2-of-3 shooting (1/4)...went 3-for-5 from the floor and 2-for-2 from the line to score eight points while grabbing two offensive boards against Louisiana-Lafayette (1/24)...scored seven points and grabbed four rebounds against Longwood (2/6)...went 2-for-2 from the floor and made a pair of free throws for six points and grabbed five boards against South Alabama (2/21)...grabbed four boards in 15 minutes and scored two points against MTSU (2/24).


Junior College: Played for Bob Starkman at Broward Community College for two seasons after transferring from Cloud County Community College...earned FLCCAA All-Academic honors in 2005-06.

High School: Attended Cholet Basket in Cholet, France...played for Jean Francois Martin...averaged 17.3 points and 7.5 rebounds per game in 2002-03...won two French Championship games...won one French Cup...participated in the 2003 junior league All-Star Game...won the Trophee du Futur in the junior league...played on the U-15 and U-20 French National Teams.

Personal: Communication major...born May 28, 1983, in Ermont, France...son of Issa and Aissata Kone.

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