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Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall is a Senegalese professional basketball player who became one of the most intriguing recruits in the high school class in the year 2015.

Tacko Fall opened his eyes as Elhadji Tacko Sereigne Diop Fall on 10th December 1995, in Dakar, Senegal. As of 2019, his age is 24 years old while his horoscope is Sagittarius. His mother’s name is Marianne Sene.

Tacko Fall with his mother, Marianne Sene
Caption: Tacko Fall with his mother, Marianne Sene (Photo: Instagram)

He moved to the United States from Dakar at age 16. Tacko holds a Senegalese nationality while he belongs to the mixed ethnical background.


He completed his high school from Jamie’s House Charter School in Harris County, Texas. Later, he joined the Liberty Christian Preparatory School in Tavares, Florida where he also maintained a 4.0 GPA. After that, he attended the University of Central Florida, in Orlando, Florida where he majored in computer science.

College Career

  • At the beginning of his career, he played high school basketball at Liberty Christian Preparatory School in Tavares, Florida.
  • Later, he committed to play for the University of Central Florida and started playing for the UFC Knights.
  • During his sophomore year, he was considered the tallest player in college basketball.
  • In the year 2017, he was named American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year.
  • During his junior year at his University, he injured his shoulder that’s why he only appeared in 16 games, totaling 351 minutes.
  • Later, he was named to the Preseason Second Team All-AAC coming into his senior season.
  • During his senior season, he helped lead the Knights to the NCAA Tournament.
  • Also, he secured their first victory in program history with a win over VCU.
  • He recorded 15 points as well as six rebounds in a losing effort against Duke 77–76 in the final game.

Professional Career

  • After the conclusion of his senior year, he got trained by Hakeem Olajuwon who is NBA Hall Of Famer.
  • On 21st June 2019, he was signed to an Exhibit 10 Contract by the Boston Celtics.
  • He played for the Celtics during the 2019 NBA Summer League season.
  • In his first game, he scored six points alongside four rebounds; in his second game, he tallied twelve points for his first double-digit scoring game, alongside another rebound.
  • Further, he finished his 2019 Summer League run participating in all of the five games with the Celtics.
Tacko Fall, Senegalese basketball player
Caption: Tacko Fall, Senegalese basketball player (Photo: Instagram)
  • On 13th October 2019, the Celtics officially announced that they had signed him to a two-way contract.
  • On 26th October 2019, he made his debut for the Celtics during a game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden.
  • At that time, he played for four minutes, scoring four points and grabbing three rebounds, with his first points coming from a standing dunk.
  • As of now, he is waiting for the 2019 NBA draft and he was transferred to the NBA Draft Combine along with 10 other participants.

How much is the Net Tacko and Salary of Tacko Fall?

Tacko Fall has an estimated net worth of $200k as of 2019 which he earned through his successful basketball player. According to some online resources, the average salary of a basketball player is reported to be between $36.83k to $45.56k which might reach $50k for experienced players.

Tacko Fall posing with his car
Caption: Tacko Fall posing with his car (Photo: Instagram)

Further, he is also waiting for his selection in the NBA draft and if he gets drafted he might earn a salary amount more than $51 million.

Relationship Status

Tacko Fall is possibly single at the moment, as he is focusing on his career rather than involving in any kind of relationship or love affairs.

Tacko Fall playing basketball with his team member
Caption: Tacko Fall playing basketball with his team member (Photo: Instagram)

How tall is Tacko Fall?

Tacko Fall stands at a tall height of 7 feet 6 inches while his body weight is around 140kg. His chest size, biceps size, and waist size are 44 inches, 17 inches, and 38 inches respectively. Further, he wears a shoe size of 22 (US). Tacko’s both hair and eyes are black in color.

Tacko is active on various sorts of social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Facts of Tacko Fall

Full NameTacko Fall
Net Worth$200k
Date Of Birth10th December 1995
Age24 years 6 months
Place Of BirthDakar, Senegal
Height7 feet 6 inches
ProfessionBasketball player
EducationJamie's House Charter School, the Liberty Christian Preparatory School, the University of Central Florida
ParentsMarianne Sene
InstagramTacko Fall Instagram
Star SignSagittarius

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