Duke Blue Devils ahead Zion Williamson has been probably the most celebrated (and scrutinized) participant in faculty basketball this season. On Sunday in Columbia, South Carolina, he’ll share the ground with one other faculty hoops phenomenon — 7-foot-6 heart Tacko Fall of UCF (5:15 p.m. ET, CBS).
Fall made headlines within the wake of UCF’s victory, telling NCAA.com he wasn’t fascinated about showing as an additional on the following iteration of the Zion Williamson Dunk Challenge.
“It’s extremely laborious [to dunk on me]. I imply, I will not enable it. I will not enable it. I will not enable him placing me on one among his spotlight tapes.”
Tacko Fall, on Zion Williamson
“It’s extremely laborious [to dunk on me],” Fall stated. “I imply, I will not enable it. I will not enable it. I will not enable him placing me on one among his spotlight tapes.”
Countered Williamson: “What’s he purported to say? Is he purported to say I’ll dunk on him? He stated the suitable factor.”
“He is a really distinctive participant. I’ve lots of respect for him to be that measurement and transfer the way in which he does and have that ability. … We will have to come back collectively as a group to determine how you can cease him.
With loads of consideration on the Williamson vs. Fall matchup, we determined to check out how they measured up:
ESPN Stats and Info
Top: 6-7 / 7-6
Weight: 285 / 310
Hometown: Spartanburg, SC / Dakar, Senegal
Age: 18 years, 260 days / 23 years, 103 days
Recruiting rank: No. 2 (2018 class) / Unranked (2015 class)
Twitter followers: 266okay / 6k
Factors: 667 (22.2 per sport) / 352 (11.zero per sport)
Rebounds: 262 (eight.7 per sport) 245 (7.7 per sport)
Blocks: 53 (1.eight per sport) / 82 (2.6 per sport)
Dunks: 66 / 81
Double-doubles: 12 / eight
Subject aim proportion: 76.1 / 75.zero
Free throw proportion: 64.7 / 36.2