Men's Basketball



Cheikh (Ali) Fall
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Cheikh (Ali) Fall

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Thies, Senegal

Last College:
Barstow CC

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 250

Position:
Forward

Experience:
TR

NEVADA
Transfers to Nevada from Barstow Community College in Barstow, Calif. ... Big forward who will battle for a starting spot in his first year after the graduation of two starting frontcourt seniors from last season ... Brings two years of junior college experience to the team.

BEFORE NEVADA
Played two seasons at Barstow Community College for coach Reggie Howard ... Earned All-Foothill Conference honors sophomore season ... Freshman year helped BCC to a 22-7 record and number two ranking in California ... BCC won the Foothill Conference his freshman year going 10-4 in league play ... Twice earned all-tournament honors, freshman year at Fullerton Tournament and at the College of the Desert Tournament his sophomore season ... Averaged 13 points and eight rebounds at BCC as a sophomore ... Shot 50 percent from the field and 40 percent from behind the three-point arc.

High School
Originally from Thies, Senegal, he attended Meitoku Gijuku School in Kochi, Japan ... Earned All-Japan honors and was the top scorer and rebounder in the Western Conference during the 2007-08 season.

Personal
General studies major ... In his free time likes playing video games and spending time with family and friends ... Speaks five languages ... Son of Khady Kandji and the late Saliou Fall.

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