Poitiers Basket 86 signed french center Pape Badianne(2.08-C) and they announced it via their official website. Badiane after playing for many years for Roanne decided to take a leap over to Le Mans but there he didn't get as much playing time having to share the center position with Alain Koffi.
Now Badiane has signed with Poitiers Basket to add strength and experience to their front-line. He is also a member of the National Team of France. As a player of Le Mans he averaged 4.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 35 games in the ProA, while he averaged 4.3 points and 3.1 rebounds in 10 games in the Euroleague.