By: Evan Jankens
I’m a 6-foot, 30-year old man who still dreams about being able to dunk and can only be jealous of a high school player.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Pistons’ Rob Murphy on Helping His Hometown
Tacko ‘Taco’ Fall is a high school junior and 18-years-old. Taco stands between 7 foot 4 inches and 7 foot 5 inches and has a 8-foot wingspan. Taco wears a size 22 shoe, the same as Shaq, and is dominating high school, as you would assume.READ MORE: Ribs RnB Music Festival Kicks Off This Weekend In Downtown Detroit
According to Maxpreps.com, he played in 21 games as a junior and averaged 11.1 ppg with 5 rebounds per game. To me those numbers should be way higher but I’m sure this guy is still getting used to being that tall.MORE NEWS: Judge Says Michigan Gov. Whitmer Won't Have To Testify In Abortion Lawsuit
The tallest player to play in the NBA was Gheorghe Mureșan and Manute Bol.