Get to know Cheikh Ali Fall

Ali Fall speaks four languages.

Oct. 4, 2013

Name: Cheikh (Ali) FallAli
Number: 21
Hometown (last school): Thies, Senegal (Barstow CC)
Position: Forward
Height: 6-9     
Weight: 240
Nickname: Ali

Favorite food: Thiep

Favorite place to eat:  Home

Favorite professional sports teams:  Knicks

Favorite class:  Math

Best thing about Nevada basketball:  The fans

Why did you decide to attend Nevada?  The program

Your best basketball move:  Spin move

If you did not play basketball what sport would you play:  Soccer

Most memorable basketball moment:  High school championship

Opponent basketball arena in which you most like to play:  New Mexico, UNLV and San Diego State

What Mountain West teams are you most looking forward to playing this year: San Diego State

How many brothers and sisters do you have: Two sisters Gina and Assy, one brother Cheikh Sy

Funniest person on the 2013-14 Wolf Pack basketball team:  Lucas Stivrins

What teammate(s) do you hang out with most off the court: Deonte Burton.

Why fans should come out to watch the Pack this season:  It's going to be exciting

Do you have a pregame ritual and if so what:  Take a nap

Your favorite musical group or performer is:  Mbalakh

Why do you wear number 21, does it have a special meaning:  No, just a number that was available.

Something interesting about you:  Speak four languages

What do you enjoy doing when not playing basketball:  Hanging out with teammates



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