The chance for Tacko Fall to be drafted into the NBA this year is still alive, for the moment.
The 7-foot-6 UCF center is part of a group of players given a spot in the upcoming NBA draft combine. Tacko Fall and 10 other players from the G League Elite Camp, held earlier this week, will attend the combine.
The NBA draft combine starts on Thursday, with a total of 77 young players invited. Tacko Fall now aims to be one of the 60 who will be given a place in the draft.
“It means a lot,” Fall said.
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“You’ve got to earn your spot,” Fall said.
“All the guys that were in the combine, they’re all great players. I saw the list. There’s not one player where I’d be like, `Oh, this guy…