Florida Gators signee profile: Linebacker Mohamoud Diabate

Mohamoud Diabate

School: Auburn

Hometown: Auburn, AL.

Height: 6-4

Weight: 220

Position: linebacker

Rivals Ranking: 4-star

Recruited by:  Christian Robinson

Enrollment date: January of 2019

Notable: Diabate is an outside linebacker/defensive end that is a really strong pass rusher but also good in coverage. Diabate’s physical toughness and athleticism both project well for him in college.

Quotable: “They just want me to come in and get to work and work hard,” Diabate said of the message from the staff once he gets on campus. “They want me to gain some weight and we will see once spring starts how I hold up. They still want me at the BUCK.”

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Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for Rivals.com, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.