TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY THOMAS FELIX Student athletes of the SEEDS Academy (Sport for Education and Economic Developpement), a free basketball-focused boarding school in Thies, Senegal, take part in a... more 
TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY THOMAS FELIX Student athletes of the SEEDS Academy (Sport for Education and Economic Developpement), a free basketball-focused boarding school in Thies, Senegal, take part in a practice session, on November 28, 2012. Founded in 2003 by Amadou Gallo Fall, scouting director for the Dallas Mavericks, an NBA team in Texas, Seed's motto is "sports for education and economic development". Its mission is to give young people the possibility to succeed in life through sports and education and later to help their families. AFP PHOTO / SEYLLOUSTEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images less 
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