Ndiaye-Diatta played for Shock's title team

Updated: March 22, 2004, 5:00 PM ET
Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Fever signed free-agent center Astou Ndiaye-Diatta on Monday.

Ndiaye-Diatta was a three-year starter with Detroit and a member of the Shock's WNBA championship team last season. She averages 8.6 points and 4.6 rebounds.

Ndiaye-Diatta averaged 10.8 points in 2000 and 11.8 points in 2001. She played in just 11 games last year, missing most of the season after giving birth to triplets.

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