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Souleymane Doumbia, 7-footer from Navarro College, tweets UC Bearcats offered him

Cincinnati Enquirer logo Cincinnati Enquirer 6 days ago Dave Clark, Cincinnati Enquirer
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Souleymane Doumbia, a 7-footer from the Ivory Coast entering his sophomore season at Navarro College in Texas, tweeted Tuesday night that he received a scholarship offer from the Cincinnati Bearcats.

Doumbia reportedly received offers from TCU and Houston last month.

In 30 games last season for Navarro, Doumbia averaged 10.4 points, 6.9 rebounds and 2.1 blocks per game. He had a season-best 32 points in a win at Lee College on Nov. 23.

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Doumbia played high school basketball at Aspire Academy - a basketball prep school - at Louisville's DeSales High School before they ended their partnership in 2018.

247sports.com reports that Baylor and Texas A&M also have offered Doumbia.

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