Dia Invited to Portsmouth Invitational

With many awards and accolades coming his way this season, Papa Dia, who is averaging 18.5 points per game and 9.1 rebounds per game, has grown into a leader for SMU.
March 1, 2011

Dia's Recent Dominance

"The big man has lived up to the expectations and has carried this team the entire season." - PonyStampede.com Hoops Editor Kyle Phillippi.
January 24, 2011

Dia Receives C-USA Honors

For the second time this season, Papa Dia has been named the C-USA Player of the Week. He averaged a double-double in both conference games against Memphis and Houston and tallied a career-high seven blocks against Houston.
January 17, 2011

Strong Effort Not Enough to Defeat Houston

Papa Dia's heroic effort was not enough to upend Houston, as the Mustangs lost by a score of 70-68, falling to 1-2 in conference play. Come inside to get the full details on Dia's historic night and to see which record he now holds.
January 16, 2011

Moments at the C-USA Tournament

The top AND bottom five moments of the Conference USA Tournament in Memphis
March 15, 2009

Dia named MVP in SMU's home opener

Sophomore Papa Dia was one of several young but talented players that fueled the Mustang's home opener 79-60 victory over Houston Baptist Friday night. Dia scored 17 points and received praise from his head coach Matt Doherty. Go inside to see what both had to say about the win and Dia's performance against the Huskies.
November 22, 2008

Papa Dia: Still Undecided

Papa Dia, a 6'9 forward from South Kent (CT) has made official visits to his three finalists - Louisville, Oklahoma and SMU. While a decision was expected from him by now, Dia is still trying to figure out which school he'll attend next season. When will Dia decide? What issues are the 240-pound Dia currently weighing? InsideTheVille.com has the latest.
October 28, 2006