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UConn’s Diarra done playing basketball due to injury, to become student assistant coach


UConn’s Mamadou Diarra’s playing career is over due to multiple knee problems.

It’s not in his best interest to continue playing, so he’s been given a medical disqualification. It allows him to keep his scholarship, but doesn’t count against the teams allotment.

Diarra, a red-shirt junior, will stay with the Huskies as a student assistant coach.


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