Men's Basketball

Cheikh Alioune Fall
Cheikh Alioune Fall


Thies, Senegal

Last College:
Barstow CC

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 250



Returns for his second season and senior year for the Pack ... Playing time should increase in his second season in the program ... Provides the team with a big body on the inside ... Should battle for a starting spot.

2012-13: In his first season at Nevada saw action in 22 games off the bench ... Scored in double figures making four-of-five shots from the field and both free throw attempts in the Pack's 79-61 home victory over Southern Utah (11/18) to total 10 points ... The 10 points and 25 minutes played in the SUU game are career-highs ... Scored in 11 games during the season ... Averaged 1.8 points and 1.6 rebounds in 9.4 minutes per game ... Earned first volleyball letter.

Prior To 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 Theis, 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.

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 ... Two sisters Gina and Assy and one brother Cheikh Sy.