Keita and Diagne Named to NJCAA All American-Team
Awa Keita holding basketball

Awa Keita

Cochise College women’s basketball players Awa Keita and Mamita Diagne were named to the National Junior College Association (NJCAA) Division One All-American team.

Awa Keita was recognized as one of the top 20 players in the country being placed on the second team. Along with being named to the All-American team, Kieta was also the Arizona Community College Association Conference player of the year.

Mamita Diagne was named to the All-American Honorable mention team.

NJCAA Website

Coach Laura Hughes stated, “This is a great honor for both Awa, Mamita and our women’s basketball program. Our team had a very successful year with Awa and Mamita being major contributors. We appreciate all they have done for the program and look forward to following their future successes.”



Mamita Diagne holding basketball

Mamita Diagne